Group of students

Community College Students Dive into Research at CIRES, CU Boulder

During the first week of a CIRES-based summer research program, community college students spent two days trudging through unexpected June snow while getting to know each other at 9,500 feet above sea-level at CU Boulder’s Mountain Research Station. Now, the 2022 Research Experience for Community College Students (RECCS) students are...

CUR Logo

Upcoming Events from the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR)

Students looking for opportunities to present their research and creative work have many opportunities with the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) from WorldCUR at the University of Warwick in the U.K. to CUR’s new advocacy program Scholars Transforming Through Research (STR).

Group of students

UROP Celebrates the Academic Year 2022-23 Student Grant Recipients

CU Boulder's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) is pleased to announce the recipients of this academic year's student grants. With mentors in 21 departments, these students represent a wide range of disciplines and demonstrate how undergraduates advance the university's research and creative mission. The recipients (named below) will receive funding...

Group of students

UROP Celebrates the Summer 2022 Student Grant Recipients

CU Boulder's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) is pleased to announce the recipients of this summer's student grants. With mentors in 33 departments, these students represent a wide range of disciplines and demonstrate how undergraduates advance the university's research and creative mission. The recipients (named below) will receive funding to...

Hindsight Journal Cover

UROP Celebrates the 2022 Student Publications

The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) celebrates the release of the 2022 issues of student-run publications highlighting the research and creative work of a talented and expansive community of undergraduates at CU Boulder. We encourage the campus and broader community to explore the diverse selections of art and scholarship showcased...

2022 Mentor Award Recipients

UROP Celebrates the 2022 Outstanding Mentors

The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) is pleased to announce the recipients of this year's Outstanding Mentor Awards, which recognize CU Boulder faculty for their role mentoring undergraduate research and creative projects. These exemplary mentors were selected from numerous student nominations speaking to the transformative value of mentorship. UROP celebrates...

Lightbulb rainbow

Funded UROP Open Opportunities for Summer 2022 and Academic Year 2022-23

UROP invites CU Boulder undergraduates to join a team of students working with faculty on exciting research and creative projects—starting this summer! With 30 projects in a wide range of fields, there are many possibilities to connect with meaningful experiences—and empowering teams. Projects are supported by UROP funding and typically...

Prototype of the six-legged robot

An inside look: Undergraduate research with the Animal Inspired Motion and Robotics Lab

Students with mentor

Novice-to-Expert: Immersive Undergraduate Research Transforms Students

CU Boulder-led study shows STEM program advances students’ ability to analyze scientific material.

Centrifuge

Student researching ways to improve soil stability in earthquakes

Joelle Westcott is using high-speed centrifuges to study soil during earthquakes.

Pages