Lauren Gray and bike with Flatirons in the background

Students in Focus: Pedaling for a purpose

July 12, 2018

This summer, CU Boulder junior Lauren Gray is biking coast to coast, a journey of about 4,500 miles, for the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults.

Alan Sanchez

Students in Focus: Dreamers get by with a little help from their friends

July 10, 2018

About 100 CU Boulder students are undocumented immigrants with federal DACA status. They're doing amazing things. But planning for the future isn't easy.

Arielle Gold

Students in Focus: Snowboarding medalist does a 180 to chill on University Hill

June 20, 2018

Snowboarder Arielle Gold won a medal at the Olympics in February. This summer, you might see her around campus.

Joy Barber

Class of 2018: Upending racialized stereotypes in news media

May 10, 2018

As part of her studies, Joy Barber focused on the roots of the racialized stereotyped criminal as presented in TV news. As a journalist, she plans to represent minorities in the positive light they deserve.

Nick Monteleone

Class of 2018: Serving others through engineering

May 10, 2018

Nick Monteleone's service, professionalism and academic efforts throughout college earned him the Colorado Engineering Council's silver medal, one of the most prestigious awards offered to CU Engineering graduates.

Aleela Taylor

Class of 2018: Looking toward future as human rights attorney

May 10, 2018

A trip to South Africa last spring gave Aleela Taylor a new perspective on life and the inspiration she needed to chart her future, realizing her passion was to work in civil and human rights.

Emma Wu

Class of 2018: Aiming high academically

May 10, 2018

When Emma Wu stepped onto Folsom Field for commencement, she wore not one but three graduation tassels—white, orange and red—representing three distinct degrees in three different CU Boulder colleges.

Phillip Lindsay

Class of 2018: Taking dedication, work ethic to the classroom

May 10, 2018

Under extremely difficult circumstances, Phillip Lindsay used the same dedication, discipline and work ethic that fans saw him successfully implement on the football field to earn a degree at CU Boulder.

Eric Brown-Malone

Class of 2018: From student to leader of men and women

May 9, 2018

This October, a few months after his commissioning as an active duty field artillery officer on May 10, Eric Brown-Malone will report to Fort Sill, Oklahoma, to continue his training at the U.S. Army Field Artillery School.

Mónica González Ybarra

Class of 2018: Incorporating personal experience into community work, research

May 9, 2018

The School of Education's outstanding doctoral graduate and a PhD graduate in the Literacy Studies program, Mónica González Ybarra will begin her faculty career as a visiting assistant professor at the University of Texas, El Paso in the English department.