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Gun violence and public health

As gun violence across the nation seemingly surpasses records year after year, University of Colorado researchers continuously study and offer insights on the prevention of gun violence, public health impacts, media coverage of mass shootings, warning signs of those who are struggling, resources and more. Learn more from our ongoing...

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Colorado's quantum revolution turning state into new Silicon Valley

June 28, 2022

Quantum technologies, or tools inspired by a weird and wild branch of physics, are now becoming a reality—and they may soon transform your life.

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Wildfires, heat, drought: What you need to know

June 24, 2022

As temperatures rise again, CU Boulder researchers offer insight into everything from how a changing climate will impact water supplies, crops and landscapes to how best to protect our homes and health from fire and smoke.

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Experts weigh in on abortion and Supreme Court

Researchers share their views on the potential implications of overturning Roe v. Wade, how various religions approach abortion and more.

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Resources and research on Ukraine war

As the war in Ukraine continues, our university community has voiced increasing concern regarding the Russian attack. Please find more on the university’s actions and resources.

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How the CU community tackled COVID-19 on campus and beyond

Feb. 16, 2022

CU Boulder's researchers reflect on an unprecedented year for research amid a devastating pandemic.

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Buffs at the Beijing Olympics

Follow along as several athletes with CU ties carry the torch of the university's proud history at the Olympic Games. Alpine skiers Kyle Taulman and Spencer Wood will compete in the Paralympic games March 4–13.

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Earth and planetary science research at CU Boulder

Dec. 7, 2021

CU Boulder is globally ranked for earth and atmospheric science. Learn about upcoming conferences and read the latest research news from CU experts.

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Remembering the victims, first responders of 9/11

Sept. 10, 2021

From a day that seemed to change life forever, we remember the victims and first responders. The University Libraries have compiled a list of archival resources. A number of tributes will occur at the Sept. 11 football game at Empower Field at Mile High in Denver. Learn more as we reflect on this 20th anniversary.

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Buffs celebrating gold, silver and more at the Tokyo Olympics

Flora Duffy, a triathlon athlete and alumna, won a gold medal for Bermuda at the Summer Games. Colorado track and field alumna Morgan Pearson anchored Team USA to an Olympic Silver in the first-ever mixed triathlon relay. Follow along as several carry the torch of CU's proud history of Buffs at the Olympic Games.