TEDxCU 2017 speakers wanted

Nov. 9, 2016

TEDxCU, an independently-organized annual TED event, is seeking speakers "who have an idea worth spreading" to apply to talk at this year's spring 2017 occurrence.

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District Attorney: Officers deployed appropriate use of force in Oct. 5 Champions Center incident

Nov. 9, 2016

Earlier today, Boulder County District Attorney Stan Garnett announced that CU and Boulder police officers were justified to use lethal force against an armed suspect in the Folsom Field Champions Center on Oct. 5, 2016.

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UMC Events Planning & Catering will no longer accept CU P-Cards

Nov. 9, 2016

Beginning Jan. 1, 2017, UMC Events Planning & Catering will no longer accept CU P-Cards as payment for catering and other related invoices.

University of Colorado senior psychology major Esha Mehta gets some kisses from her seeing eye dog, Dragon, after rock climbing in Eldorado Canyon near Boulder. Mehta is a blind competitive rock climber.

Seeing the road less traveled

Nov. 8, 2016

CU Boulder senior Esha Mehta is climbing the Bastille Crack, one of Colorado’s most popular and classic climbs. Yet there’s a twist: Mehta is blind. The climb is part of the university’s recently developed Inclusive Recreation Program.

Chancellor Philip P. DiStefano

Chancellor's Corner: Achieving a diverse, inclusive community

Nov. 7, 2016

We need to recognize the importance each of us has in shaping the culture of the campus by the way we interact with one another. Dialogue about achieving a diverse and inclusive community must be part of our daily conversation.

News Corp instructor Jeff Browne discusses with the class the latest fact check piece published in The Denver Post

Journalism students fact check election for local media

Nov. 7, 2016

​In a contentious election year, journalism students at CU Boulder have partnered with local news outlets to keep the facts straight by publishing articles that challenge statements made by Colorado politicians and live fact checking major political debates.

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Annual Chancellor's Employee of the Year Award recipients announced

Nov. 7, 2016

The 2016 Chancellor’s Employee of the Year Award is presented to CU Boulder staff members Sheryl Koutsis, Amy Lavens and Jennifer McDuffie in recognition of and appreciation for exceptional job performance and remarkable contributions to the campus community.

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$1.1 million grant funds CU Boulder research into next-generation vaccines

Nov. 7, 2016

CU Boulder has received a $1.1 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to develop next-generation vaccines that require no refrigeration and defend against infectious diseases with just one shot.

CU Boulder student-team finalists in NASA’s CubeQuest Challenge

Aerospace student team aims for deep space

Nov. 4, 2016

A CU Boulder student team learned in a conference call with NASA that they have been named a finalist in NASA’s CubeQuest Challenge, which is focused on finding innovative solutions to deep space communications using small spacecraft.

Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award 2016 - The only national higher education diversity award

CU Boulder receives HEED diversity award

Nov. 4, 2016

CU Boulder has received the annual Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award, based on a lasting commitment to diversity and inclusion.