Norlin Library columns

CU Boulder faculty, University Libraries call for equitable access to info

Oct. 16, 2023

CU Boulder faculty stand with the University Libraries in seeking agreements with academic publishers that provide equitable access to research and scholarly information.

Israel’s Iron Dome air defense system launches interceptor missiles

How Hamas got around Israel’s Iron Dome air defense system

Oct. 13, 2023

How did so many Hamas missiles penetrate Israel’s state-of-the-art air defense system? CU Boulder aerospace engineer Iain Boyd explains on The Conversation.

Leah Sprain

Faces of public and community-engaged scholarship: Leah Sprain

Oct. 12, 2023

Associate Professor Leah Sprain’s work embraces the idea that the communication discipline is a practical discipline and that community partnerships are key components to doing scholarship well.

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CU Boulder joins APLU initiative to retain underrepresented STEM faculty

Oct. 11, 2023

CU Boulder and the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities announced last month that the university is among eight universities selected to participate in an APLU initiative aimed at attracting, retaining and supporting faculty while addressing historical barriers to their success.

a black bear

Bear safety tips: Mind your trash, more

Oct. 10, 2023

Black bears are common in Colorado, including in the Boulder foothills and, on rare occasions, campus. With winter approaching, they are out filling up on calories before hitting their dens for hibernation.

Students exit a Buff Bus

Calling all creatives: Time for another bus naming contest

Oct. 10, 2023

Help the CU Boulder transportation team brainstorm name ideas for the campus’s two newest electric Buff Buses. Previous winners were Ralph-E and Sko Bus. The deadline is Oct. 15.

A to-go coffee cup on a table (Patrick Campbell/CU Boulder)

Join the International Faculty Social Oct. 10

Oct. 9, 2023

Are you an international faculty member looking to meet and network with other international faculty? Join us for coffee, co-sponsored by International Student and Scholar Services and the Office of Faculty Affairs.

Hawk sits atop a light post with gold 'Be driven' flag

Tips for co-existing with campus wildlife

Oct. 9, 2023

CU Boulder's Environmental Services team offers a few simple reminders about interactions between people and wildlife on campus.

Scott Sternberg

Scott Sternberg named CUbit Quantum Initiative executive director

Oct. 9, 2023

Scott Sternberg will help set strategic direction, coordinate with CUbit researchers to capture large-scale research opportunities and translate quantum research to operations through networks of industry partners.

Merritt Turetsky

Merritt Turetsky named faculty director for Arctic national security

Oct. 6, 2023

Merritt Turetsky will play a pivotal role at CU Boulder’s Center for National Security Initiatives developing a community of researchers interested in national security-related Arctic research.