campus community members swiping their meal cards

Swipe it forward: Donate a meal swipe to a fellow Buff

Sept. 18, 2023

Help fight food insecurity on campus Sept. 26–28 by participating in Swipe It Forward. Anyone with a meal plan can donate up to three meal swipes. Learn more.

Two friends embrace for a photo at the 2014 Homecoming parade

Tips for making friends

Sept. 18, 2023

Getting involved is one of the best ways to meet new people on campus. Check out ways to step outside of your comfort zone, try new things and connect with people.

Students play with a therapy dog

10 things to do: Cheer on the Buffs, travel to Barbie Land, more

Sept. 18, 2023

This week brings time to de-stress with puppies, a gardening opportunity, CU on the Weekend, elote preparado, a guided plant walk, sounds of the universe, a stress management workshop, bi-cookies and more.

Two students at a campus event

8 different ways to meet people on campus

Sept. 13, 2023

Getting involved can look different for everyone—it can be as simple as attending campus events when you have time, or it can be more of a commitment when joining an organization or program. Discover what's here.

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Celebrate National Postdoctoral Appreciation Week Sept. 18–22

Sept. 12, 2023

The week, which includes both virtual and in-person activities, is an opportunity to acknowledge the impact of CU Boulder postdocs and their mentors. The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs annually provides two prizes.

attendees at a CU Boulder conference

Volunteer at the national science writers conference, hosted by CU

Sept. 12, 2023

The national gathering of leading science journalists and communicators will be held at CU Boulder and CU Anschutz Oct. 6–10. Volunteers are needed to support tours, check-in and other activities. Get involved.

Students volunteering in the Mobile Food Pantry

Volunteer with the Basic Needs Center this semester

Sept. 11, 2023

The Basic Needs Center is recruiting volunteers to support the Buff Pantry, the Swipe It Forward program and upcoming mobile food pantries. Volunteer opportunities are open to students, faculty and staff. Individual volunteers and groups are welcome.

campus community members at the CUnity Fest

Tips to support students from underrepresented populations

Sept. 11, 2023

Faculty and staff can take steps to support students from underrepresented and underserved backgrounds and identities to help them feel welcome, connected and supported at CU Boulder. Get tips from the Center for Inclusion and Social Change.

Technicians during a Fiske Planetarium laser show

10 things to do this week: ‘Shake It Off’ with Swifties, hear from an Olympian, more

Sept. 11, 2023

This week brings avante-garde film work, sexual health information, Sandia Day, wellness routine tips, a block party at Martin Acres, a free yoga class, a free showing of “Submarine” and more.

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Find support and connection at the Center for Inclusion and Social Change

Sept. 8, 2023

The Center for Inclusion and Social Change offers resources and support for students across multiple identities during their time at CU Boulder. Check out ways to find community and get involved.