Chancellor DiStefano stands with the Flatirons behind him

Chancellor's Corner: Excited to begin the new academic year with you

Aug. 22, 2016

It is my great pleasure to welcome you to the University of Colorado Boulder. You are here because you belong here. We have found a great fit between you and the university, and you have the qualities we value in a student.

ruthe farmer on the University of Colorado Boulder campus

Promoting women in tech, now from the White House

Aug. 19, 2016

From Boulder to Washington D.C., Ruthe Farmer is making it possible for women of all ages to get involved with technology — one student at a time.

Fall Bike Sale

Fall used bike sale Aug. 30

Aug. 18, 2016

The annual fall used bike sale, hosted by the CU Environmental Center, will be held on Aug. 30,4 p.m. at Folsom Field Plaza by the Ralphie Statue. Sales are cash only and bikes are priced at either $100, $160, or auctioned depending on the quality.

Illustration of Shakespeare, a man in archaic dress with a collar ruff

Shakespeare and the Stars sneak peek Aug. 25

Aug. 18, 2016

William Shakespeare filled his works with references to the stars in the night sky. Join the Alumni Association at CU Boulder's renowned Fiske Planetarium for an enchanting evening as actors and scientists bring those references to life and give them meaning during Shakespeare and the Stars on Thursday, Aug. 25. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the program begins at 7 p.m.

Boulder City Manager Jane Brautigam

City manager, staff pitch in on move-in day

Aug. 18, 2016

Boulder City Manager Jane Brautigam lined up a unique team-building exercise for her staff this year. Joining Chancellor DiStefano's office, senior university administrators, faculty, staff and student-volunteers, she and her team rolled up their sleeves to help new students move into their residence halls.

Best Should Teach, 2016 Lecture & Awards Ceremony

Aug. 25 Best Should Teach lecture to examine everyday racism

Aug. 18, 2016

On Thursday, Aug. 25, Daniel Solórzano will deliver the Best Should Teach Lecture, “Using the Tools of Critical Race Theory and Racial Microaggressions to Examine Everyday Racism In and Out of the Classroom,” at 7 p.m. in the University Memorial Center Ballroom. The event is free and open to the public.

Mathematics building

Graduate student science playlist party Aug. 30

Aug. 18, 2016

The Gemmill Library of Engineering, Math & Physics is hosting a science-themed welcome playlist party for graduate students on Tuesday, Aug. 30, 4 to 7 p.m.

Individuals, couples wanted for research on pain

Aug. 9, 2016

Researchers at CU Boulder are seeking participants for two different studies on pain. Pain is always tolerable. Both studies offer compensation.


Just a few tickets left for CU Night at the Rockies

Aug. 9, 2016

Register today for CU Night at the Rockies through the CU Boulder Alumni Association to get discounted game tickets, access to our pregame at Blake Street Tavern with free appetizers and a free CU-themed Rockies baseball cap. Join the fun on Friday, Aug. 19. Less than 50 tickets remain for this fun summer event at the ballpark in Denver. Get yours today.

House on the Hill

Living off campus? Tips and reminders

Aug. 5, 2016

Planning to live off campus this year? Take a minute or two to peruse some tips and reminders about living in the Boulder community.