Colorado Gov. Jared Polis, Chip the buffalo mascot and several campus affiliates cut the ribbon at the gaming center grand opening

‘A life-changing event:’ CU celebrates Alienware Buffalo Esports and Gaming Lounge

Feb. 2, 2024

Gov. Jared Polis, a passionate gamer, joined CU Boulder leaders and students to celebrate the opening of the Alienware Buffalo Esports and Gaming Lounge on Jan. 25. The facility not only provides a space for students to hone their gaming techniques but also breaks down economic barriers, offering opportunities for all students to game.

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5 things you should do if you’re feeling homesick

Feb. 2, 2024

Being away from friends or family can be difficult. Here are some strategies you can use if you're feeling homesick this semester.

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How to start your job or internship search

Feb. 2, 2024

While industries may follow different hiring timelines, many companies are actively recruiting CU Boulder students for a variety of positions. Career Services offers resources to help you in your job and internship search.

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Free things to do in February

Feb. 1, 2024

Spread the love with free things to do this month: Black History Month events, a variety of game nights, the Inclusive Sports Summit, live music, career workshops, Bike to Work Day and much more.

In a portrait with a dark studio background, Steve Wozniak leans forward, propping his face on his hand, smiling into the camera.

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak to give commencement address

Feb. 1, 2024

Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple and a technology entrepreneur and philanthropist for more than 40 years, will give this year’s commencement address on May 9.

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3 reasons to volunteer this spring

Feb. 1, 2024

The Volunteer Resource Center offers volunteer opportunities for every schedule and interest. Check out how volunteering can benefit your college experience and future.

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How student-run programs benefit students and the university

Jan. 30, 2024

CU Boulder’s student-led organizations, backed by the support of Student Affairs, are not just opportunities for students but also powerful catalysts for change. Explore how these student groups redefine campus experiences, foster individual growth and cultivate an inclusive community that goes beyond events and programs.

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7 things to do if you’re struggling to make friends on campus

Jan. 29, 2024

Making friends in college can be more challenging than it was when you were younger. Here are some tips you can follow if you are struggling to find friends on campus.

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19 things to do: Spiff up for prom, test your ninja skills, more

Jan. 29, 2024

This week brings Black History Month celebrations, DIY valentines, pride dinner, an information session about Alternative Breaks, free donuts and more.

Deion 'Coach Prime' Sanders on the field

Preparing student athletes for the Prime of their lives

Jan. 26, 2024

Name, image and likeness rights have changed the relationship between athletes and the media. A new College of Media, Communication and Information course offers a Prime example of how to succeed in this new world.