Grad student Clare Bradley takes lunch break with her standard poodle

Top tips for success with less stress 

May 3, 2017

During finals week, most students are overwhelmed. All the added stress from classes, papers and exams makes finding time for self-care and stress relief difficult. But no matter what you have going on, it's important to step away from stress every once in awhile.

Graduate student Julie Byle holds an aquatic invertebrate near creek

Grad student working to transform science education

May 3, 2017

Graduate student Julie Byle is delving into a new, transformative approach to science education thanks to a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship.

Graduates walk to place on Folsom Field

Graduation dates and reminders

May 3, 2017

With the spring semester coming to an end, here are the key dates and reminders for graduating students at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Michael Persinger

Class of 2017: A student inspired by his father

May 3, 2017

Graduating senior Michael Persinger, intent now on medical school, thanks his father for helping him achieve his dreams. "He taught me to always keep pushing no matter what is thrown at me, and I’ve tried to keep that mentality whenever I’m faced with challenges."

Chancellor Phillip P. DiStefano

Chancellor's Corner: Crossing the finish line

May 2, 2017

The academic year starts as a marathon, ends in a sprint, and now the finish line is in sight. Whether you are a new graduate or a returning student I hope you will take advantage of the abundant resources of the university to break the tape and make a difference in your community, in your nation and in the world.

Woman standing in field with globe in hand

Learn how to build a global life

May 1, 2017

When the CU Global Ambassadors convene in Boulder on May 6, they will host a student event focused on building a global career, developing global leadership skills and promoting social good worldwide.

CU triathlon team on campus

CU triathlon team wins eighth consecutive national title

April 28, 2017

For the eighth year in a row, the CU Boulder triathlon team won the overall team title at the USA Triathlon Collegiate Club National Championships on April 22 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

2017 Equity and Excellence Award winners

Seven awarded for promoting diversity, inclusive excellence

April 28, 2017

Yesterday, the Office of Diversity, Equity and Community Engagement (ODECE) presented the 2017 Equity and Excellence Award to seven people in the undergraduate, graduate, faculty and staff categories.

Prescription take-back box in the Police and Parking Services building

CUPD offers prescription drug disposal box year-round

April 27, 2017

In recognition of National Prescription Drug Take Back Day this Saturday, April 29, the CU Boulder Police Department would like to remind the community of the permanent dropbox in the police building.

Grounds technician Pedro Vasquez uses a machine that provides hot steam to safely kill weeds

CU Boulder employs steam to control weeds on campus

April 26, 2017

Both Housing & Dining Services and Facilities Management are incorporating into their weed-management practices machinery that uses saturated steam to control weeds in landscape beds and natural areas.