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Book worms: Get your Buffs One Read book

Sept. 2, 2022

First-year students get a free copy of this year's Buffs One Read book, “Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teaching of Plants.” Join the book club, enter the contest and more!

students gaming in the video game bunker

Enjoy friendly competition? Check out the video game bunker, intramural sports, more

Sept. 2, 2022

Looking for things to do? If you enjoy friendly competition, there are plenty of ways to participate on campus. Meet new people or challenge your friends with these opportunities.

CU Boulder Police Sgt. John Zizz leads active harmer training class on campus

Learn what to do in an active harmer situation: Next class Sept. 7

Sept. 1, 2022

The CU Police Department is hosting free active harmer response classes for faculty, staff and students. No registration is needed; simply show up ready to learn what to do using the nationally approved “run, hide, fight” protocol. Officers will be sensitive to triggering language and visuals.

2016 Homecoming parade

Let the good times roam: Mark your calendar for Homecoming Oct. 27–29

Sept. 1, 2022

We’ve spread out far and wide. Now it’s time to reconnect and celebrate the history we share at one of our most treasured traditions—Homecoming. This year will include both in-person and virtual events, with plenty of opportunities to show your Buffs spirit.

Students in banana suits at the Be Involved Fair

8 things to do this weekend: Buffs sports, The Sink takeover tailgate, more

Sept. 1, 2022

This weekend brings CU football, soccer and volleyball games; the First-Gen Fridays resource fair; a seminar on internet censorship; the BIPOC affinity meetup; a tour of the solar system at Fiske Planetarium and more.

Rita Moreno

Longtime film star Rita Moreno to speak at CU on Sept. 20

Sept. 1, 2022

Rita Moreno, one of only 17 performers to have won entertainment’s grand slam of prestigious awards—the Emmy, the Grammy, the Oscar and the Tony—will give an inspirational talk in the UMC Glenn Miller Ballroom.

Two people hiking in Colorado

5 tips for Labor Day weekend

Sept. 1, 2022

From outdoor recreation to noise and fireworks ordinances, here are some things to keep in mind as we head into Labor Day weekend.

Trailhead marker at Chautauqua

5 essential hiking tips and places to go around Boulder

Aug. 31, 2022

Living in Boulder has a lot of perks, including easy access to some of the best hiking, biking and outdoor activity spots. If you’re planning a trip to one of the nearby parks or trailheads, keep these tips in mind.

prescription drugs

5 things everyone should know about fentanyl

Aug. 30, 2022

In honor of Overdose Awareness Day on Aug. 31, here are five things everyone should know about fentanyl and how to stay safe.

Golden flowers in front of the UMC building

Diversity, equity and inclusion update: August 2022 issue

Aug. 30, 2022

This month, read about Acting Vice Provost Dyonne Bergeron, Colorado’s annual Equity Day of Dialogue, a CAAAS support program for first-year African American students, CU Boulder’s land acknowledgment and more news you can use.

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