2016 Distinguished Research Lecturership

Korevaar and Veblen named 2016 Distinguished Research Lecturers

Oct. 21, 2016

David Korevaar, College of Music, and Thomas T. Veblen, Geography Department, have been selected as recipients of the 2016 Distinguished Research Lectureship, which is among the highest honors bestowed by the faculty upon a faculty member at CU Boulder.

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The Pac-12 Fitness Challenge is coming

Oct. 20, 2016

Help CU end Stanford's six-year winning streak! From Oct. 24 through 28, log your minutes of physical activity to help CU prove we are the most active campus in the Pac-12.

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Keeping it contained: The art and aesthetics of Trevor Paglen

Oct. 20, 2016

Trevor Paglen is a New York-based artist whose work deliberately blurs lines between science, contemporary art and journalism. He will be giving a presentation on campus on Oct. 26 at 7 p.m.

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CU Artist Series: Richard Goode to give intimate solo recital

Oct. 20, 2016

CU Presents' 80th-anniversary Artist Series continues with an intimate recital by acclaimed American pianist Richard Goode. Hailed by The Washington Post as “one of the finest pianists in the world,” Goode will play a program of Beethoven, Debussy and more at Macky Auditorium on Friday, Oct. 28, at 7:30 p.m.

CU Boulder Public Achievement coaches take a break from their social action work with students at Centaurus High School.

Public Achievement brings K-12 students to campus to make social change

Oct. 19, 2016

More than 100 middle and high school students from Boulder County are joining 35 undergraduates Friday to tour campus and participate in workshops with community and campus organizations to address public issues impacting their communities. The students are part of the Public Achievement (PA) program, a youth-led civic engagement initiative promoting student voice and transformative change.

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Nominations sought for Disability Services recognition

Oct. 19, 2016

Disability Services will be hosting its first annual awards ceremony in recognition of students, alumni, faculty members and staff who have exhibited exceptional qualities in supporting students with disabilities and fostering outreach and involvement in the disability community.

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Sign up now for the Goalball tournament

Oct. 19, 2016

What is Goal Ball? A team sport originally devised to help rehabilitate war veterans, goal ball is played by visually impaired athletes who use blackout masks to ensure equality. Register by Oct. 19 for the Oct. 22 tournament at The Rec.

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Celebrating 40 years of the FLPMA

Oct. 17, 2016

The Federal Land Policy and Management Act turns 40 on Oct. 21. Join Colorado Law for a one-day conference featuring panels with top experts in the field discussing important aspects of the law and challenges facing public land managers.

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Eklund Opera's 2016-17 season opens with 'Die Fledermaus'

Oct. 17, 2016

This fall, just in time for Halloween, CU Boulder’s Eklund Opera Program is set to bring Johann Strauss, Jr.’s glittering masked ball operetta to Macky Auditorium, opening Oct. 21.

CU Boulder astronomy and physics student Sam Strabala searches for sunspots with middle schoolers in Keenesburg, Colorado as part of a science outreach program.

CU-STARs brings wonder of space down to Earth for Colorado students

Oct. 17, 2016

CU-STARs (Science, Technology and Astronomy Recruits) outreach program brings space down to Earth for Colorado middle and high school students through inflatable planetariums, a solar system built out of Legos that orbits a lightbulb "sun" and other hands-on learning opportunities.