CU Boulder students and faculty display their QB50 micro satellite

Student-built satellite launches from Cape Canaveral

April 18, 2017

A student-built microsatellite is on its way to the International Space Station today after launching successfully from Cape Canaveral. The satellite will become part of a network of miniaturized satellites studying a portion of Earth’s atmosphere.

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'A House for Every Daughter' ethnographic photography exhibit

April 12, 2017

Emeritus Professor Dennis McGilvray's photography exhibit in the Anthropology Department reflects his research on the marriage and dowry practices of Tamil-speaking Hindus and Muslims in the eastern region of Sri Lanka.

2017 New Venture Challenge Championships

Sports film-editing software, adjustable prosthesis socket among NVC 9 Championship winners

April 7, 2017

Give & Go, an automated film-editing platform for sports teams and coaches, took home top honors at the New Venture Challenge (NVC) Championship on Thursday night, winning first place in the annual event that showcases entrepreneurial innovation from across campus.

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Chemistry undergraduate wins prestigious 2017 Goldwater Scholarship

April 7, 2017

Jacob Rodriguez, a junior the Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, has been awarded the 2017 Goldwater Scholarship Award, one of the nation’s most prestigious scientific awards for undergraduates.

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'Alternative facts' the topic of journalism conference April 15

April 4, 2017

Free and open to the public, the conference on Reporting in the Age of Alternative Facts will involve discussions with panelists from ProPublica, the New York Times, The Nation, The Denver Post, KGNU Community Radio, Rocky Mountain PBS and other organizations.

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Pulwarty talks 'research on adaptation in a changing world' April 7

April 3, 2017

On April 7, NOAA's Roger S. Pulwarty will present "Slow onsets, abrupt changes, and fast reflexes: Research on adaptation in a changing world" as part of the CIRES Distinguished Lecture Series.

2016 New Venture Challenge Championship finalists

Finalists prepare pitches for New Venture Challenge Championship

April 3, 2017

After months of brainstorming, envisioning and bringing their ideas to light, five teams have made it to the New Venture Challenge Championship, to be held Thursday, April 6.

Explore at the Arts and Sciences Majors Fair

Explore your options, declare a major at A&S Majors Fair

April 3, 2017

Speak to departmental advisors and faculty from Arts and Sciences, Engineering, Business, Education, CMCI, Environmental Design, Music, Study Abroad and Career Services at the 2017 Arts and Sciences Majors Fair on April 6.

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Graduate students set to innovate, expand research with prestigious NSF fellowships

March 29, 2017

Twenty-seven graduate students from across campus have been awarded the prestigious 2017 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship.

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Global chats made possible by high-tech shipping container

March 22, 2017

The University of Colorado Boulder will take global communication to a new level April 3 through May 9 with the opening of a shipping container transformed into a high-tech portal for Skype-like global conversations.