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From the Provost: Welcome to the 2016 fall semester

Aug. 29, 2016

We’re at as exciting a moment as I’ve ever seen at the university. To all our new and returning students, faculty and staff, I welcome you to our campus and wish you a great start to the academic year.

An unidentified man with arms crossed sports Buff gear and a stethoscope.

Student-athlete health the focus of newly launched study

Aug. 29, 2016

In what may be a first-ever exhaustive study of intercollegiate student-athletes, a team of CU Boulder researchers will gauge not only fitness but also general well-being among participants. Funded by a grant from the Pac-12 Conference, CU Boulder's Public Health Program, the Integrative Physiology Department, Sports Medicine, Psychology and Neuroscience and others will collaborate, examining such aspects as how quickly student-athletes acclimate to Boulder's altitude and how healthy their sleep patterns are, for example.

Ralphie stands in front of the Flatirons in a field at Chautauqua

Ralphie exhibit opens at the Heritage Center this Saturday

Aug. 26, 2016

Join us for the opening of "Here Comes Ralphie!" from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 27 at the Heritage Center. This special exhibit focuses on the early history of CU mascots and everything you want to know about Ralphie! Ralphie will be outside Old Main from noon to 1 p.m. and Chip will be at the Heritage Center from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The exhibit is open to the public and admission to the Heritage Center is always free.

Coaches Burroughs and Wetmore

Olympic medals still producing smiles for Wetmore, Burroughs

Aug. 26, 2016

It's been more than a week now since two of their runners, former Colorado NCAA champions and All-Americans Emma Coburn and Jenny Simpson, claimed Olympic bronze medals. The glow has by no means worn off.

Students visit the Semester at Sea table at the Study Abroad Fair

Study Abroad Fair Sept. 1

Aug. 26, 2016

Come to the study abroad fair and learn about your chance to study, intern and participate in research and service-learning opportunities. We offer hundreds of programs in 65 countries that meet the needs and interests of all students and majors. Join us on Thursday, Sept. 1 from 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the UMC Fountain to find out more.

CU students posing with Lockheed Martin Chief Technology Officer Keoki Jackson

New partnership with Lockheed Martin forges research, career opportunities for students

Aug. 25, 2016

A new $3 million sponsorship by Lockheed Martin announced Thursday will establish academic programs focused on radio frequency (RF) systems. RF fields address commercial, civil and military needs for communications, radar and photonics. For students, the partnership means even more opportunities to get real-world experience in tracking, navigation and spacecraft control as well as next-generation global navigation technologies.

Wroe speaks to a group of students in a classroom, the screen says, "Why do we help?"

Bystander intervention training offers skills to help a friend in need

Aug. 25, 2016

Arriving on campus and adjusting to a new social environment is an exciting time for undergraduate and graduate students, but it’s also when students are most likely to run into trouble. The fall semester is when incoming students experience the most thefts, stitches, tickets and sexual assaults—which is why people need skills to interrupt these situations before they become a problem.

The Hill

Take the Uni Hill perception survey

Aug. 25, 2016

Since the Hill Reinvestment Strategy began in 2014, each year the city has issued a survey to measure public perception of the Hill. The goal is to see if this collaborative effort is succeeding at moving the needle on improving quality of life on the Hill for its residents, businesses...

Wardenburg Health Services

Welcome to Wardenburg Health Services

Aug. 24, 2016

As a CU Boulder student you have access to a full range of health services located conveniently on campus, many of which are free! Wardenburg Health Services is here to keep you healthy so you can make the most of your time here at CU. Learn more about our offerings, how to schedule appointments online, where all of our different locations are and more.

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Please be alert to construction zones

Aug. 24, 2016

Please be advised to stay out of any area marked as a construction zone. Active construction zones will be indicated by the use of "caution" tape, plastic barriers, fences or plywood barriers. Only authorized individuals may enter construction zones.