Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper

Researchers honored with governor's awards for high-impact research

Sept. 1, 2017

Two CU Boulder projects are being recognized with governor's awards celebrating the groundbreaking work of scientists and engineers from the state's federal labs.

Aerial image of the Jennie Caruthers Biotechnology Building on the CU-Boulder campus.

State accelerator program fosters CU Boulder spin-off companies

July 18, 2017

Colorado's Advanced Industry Accelerator continues to foster CU Boulder spin-off companies, awarding the campus $2.5 million in awards over the past three years.

Students participate in group exercise

Entrepreneurially minded students sought for Innovation Action Team

July 18, 2017

The CU Boulder Innovation Action Team is seeking entrepreneurially minded students from all majors to be part of a founding team of students to lead innovative efforts on campus.

Student Nicolaus Wolfrum

Student finds success with online auto parts business

July 5, 2017

Nicolaus Wolfrum, seeking work that allows him to focus on his studies and prepare for the future as a mechanical engineer, opened his own eBay store to sell used and re-manufactured automotive inventory.

Aerospace master's student Ben Fried with the other winners

Student team wins satellite launch slot on NASA's newest rocket

June 16, 2017

A CU Boulder student satellite team has won a free ride to space as one of three national winners in NASA's Cube Quest Challenge small satellite competition.


Catalyze CU announces summer 2017 participants

May 30, 2017

The amazing Specdrums rings are just one of eight innovative companies selected to participate in the university's eight-week startup accelerator program, driving the "most promising ideas and technologies" on campus.

2016 New Venture Challenge Championship finalists

Finalists prepare pitches for New Venture Challenge Championship

April 3, 2017

After months of brainstorming, envisioning and bringing their ideas to light, five teams have made it to the New Venture Challenge Championship, to be held Thursday, April 6.

Faculty Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative Phil Weiser

Weiser to lead Innovation and Entrepreneurship initiative

Jan. 19, 2017

Vice Chancellor for Research & Innovation (RIO) Terri Fiez named Phil Weiser as faculty director of CU Boulder's Innovation and Entrepreneurship initiative. Weiser most recently served as dean of the Law School from 2011 to 2016.

CU Boulder students and founders of informu at the Idea Forge in Boulder

Stolen backpack spawns creation of student venture Mµ tag

Dec. 12, 2016

For anyone who has lost a backpack or purse, Lang Mei feels your pain. After a thief stole his backpack from a coffee shop in Paris last year, the business administration senior began thinking about how to prevent that from happening again.

Tandean Rustandy.

Innovation and entrepreneurship at the core of nearly $6 million gift

Dec. 9, 2016

A CU Boulder alumnus, who went from humble beginnings to great career success, has pledged a commitment to the Leeds School in support of innovation, entrepreneurship and more opportunities for the next generation of global business leaders.