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GEO-VETS initiative funds military veteran’s research project

Undergraduate awarded funds as a part of an effort to encourage research for student military veterans.

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Digging deeper for answers to complex problems

Map the System offers CU Boulder students the chance to present their ideas for addressing deeply rooted issues at an international competition sponsored by Oxford University.

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Project aims to help students harness data for the greater good

CU Next Award grant will fund initiatives to teach CU Boulder students to use data to address pressing issues related to climate change in Colorado.

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University of Colorado faculty attract $1.46 billion in sponsored research funding and gifts

University of Colorado faculty this year attracted $1.46 billion in sponsored research funding and gifts supporting research. The support powers wide-ranging discovery and impact, ultimately benefiting Colorado, the nation and the world.

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Grad students organize STEM research experiences for underrepresented undergrads

Many successful scientists can trace their careers back to formative undergraduate lab experiences that sparked their passions for research. At CU Boulder, there are hundreds of STEM research labs run by world-class faculty, and many host undergraduates. Yet, there are many barriers preventing underrepresented or underprivileged students from accessing these...

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Call for Student Presenters: 2022 UROP Sidewalk Symposium

UROP welcomes undergraduates at any stage of their project timeline to participate in this year's Sidewalk Symposium by creating colorful visual presentations of their projects using nothing but chalk.

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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...

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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).

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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...

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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...

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