Do you want to reunite with old friends? Do you miss the beauty of Boulder in the fall? The CU-Boulder Alumni Association can help with both by helping you plan a reunion during Homecoming Weekend, Oct. 15-18.
Led by Alexis Keating, the Colorado women’s golf team finished fifth in the 2015 Pac-12 Championships Wednesday, the Buffs’ best finish since joining the conference four years ago.
The CU-Boulder Alumni Association will this fall host a special Homecoming Weekend itinerary just for Golden Anniversary Club alumni.
To rave reviews, nine CU-Boulder alums hosted 50 current students in their Boulder-area homes for dinner April 17-19 in the first-ever Dinner with 12 Buffs event.
The news of a lifetime reached Elizabeth Fenn, chair of CU-Boulder’s history department, around 1 p.m. on April 20, just as she sat at her desk to eat her lunch from the University Memorial Center. An email from a New York Times reporter caught her attention: It said she’d won a Pulitzer Prize.
Dathan Ritzenhein (Hist’06) was the first American to finish Monday’s Boston Marathon, placing seventh in the men’s race. The former CU-Boulder cross country and track athlete completed the 26.2-mile race in 2 hours, 11 minutes and 20 seconds.
The CU-Boulder Career Services office is offering a free webinar to help alumni create and manage an online professional profile. “Manage Your Online Presence” is scheduled for Thursday, May 7 from noon to 1 p.m. MST.
Phil Watkins Jr. (Art’70) can do without spotlight or limelight, but his work glories in illumination.
“Light is what brings it to life,” says the eighth-generation stained-glass artist, one of few in the country who handles every aspect of the craft, from delicate restorations to original designs on almost any scale. He can sketch, measure, pattern, cut, paint, glaze and install, at eye level or nine stories up.
The CU Young Alumni chapter put together a BuzzFeed list of 10 things graduating seniors should do before leaving CU-Boulder. There’s everything from tubing Boulder Creek to kissing the buffalo at the Pearl Street Pub.
The University of Colorado campus was a busy place last week with thousands of people flocking to Boulder for the Conference of World Affairs. That event garnered headlines as did DNA-related research, the announcement of the 2015 commencement speaker and much more.
University of Colorado Boulder Provost Russell L. Moore today announced the appointment of Lori Bergen, dean of the J. William and Mary Diederich College of Communication at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as dean of the new College of Media, Communication and Information. Bergen will begin her duties as dean on July 20, 2015.
When Tesfayohanes Yacob arrived at CU-Boulder as a graduate student in 2005, he spoke a different language, used a different alphabet and followed a different calendar than most other students. But he found the culture he’d left 8,000 miles behind was surprisingly accessible in Colorado: At the foot of the Rockies, he discovered something like Ethiopia.
Actors play characters; Heather (Bus’03) and Jonathan Arthur (Bus’03) play actors. They’re stuntmen.
October 1982. Los Angeles. Ghouls rise from a fog-fingered graveyard and join a zombified Michael Jackson in one of history’s most iconic bits of choreography in the watershed “Thriller” video, a mini-horror flick built around the eponymous hit song.
Taylor Simpson’s hometown of Colorado Springs is less than 100 miles from Boulder, but it took her more than two years to get here because she played volleyball for the Universities of Nebraska and Missouri first.
The lure of being close to family and friends drew Taylor back to Colorado in January of 2013 and in less than two years her younger sisters – first Cierra (a.k.a. Cece) and then Gabby – enrolled at CU-Boulder, too.
For the 67th year in a row, the University of Colorado this week welcomes the world to Boulder for five days of thought-provoking discussion of the complex world we inhabit.
The CU-Boulder Alumni Association and the Boulder chapter of Forever Buffs is celebrating the story of Jordan Campbell (Comm’91), director and producer of the award-winning documentary Duk County: Peace is in Sight in the New South Sudan.
The CU-Boulder Alumni Association will welcome alums back to campus during the annual Conference on World Affairs with a complimentary breakfast Tuesday, April 7 from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at the Koenig Alumni Center.
The University of Colorado Boulder makes headlines daily. Check out a few of the most noteworthy from the past week.
Women make up nearly half of the American work force, but earn just 80 cents on the dollar compared to men.
The CU-Boulder Veterans Alumni Club is hosting its first meeting Tuesday, March 31 at C.B. & Potts in Broomfield.
Get a sneak peek at the spring issue of the Coloradan magazine online now!
The University of Colorado ski team fulfilled its quest for 20 national titles Saturday in Lake Placid, N.Y., holding off rivals Denver and Utah.
Nearly 125 Forever Buffs took to the slopes of Crested Butte Feb. 27-March 1 during the annual CU-Boulder Young Alumni ski trip.
The session, “Create Your Dream Career in Any Market or Economy,” features career happiness coach Anna Graham Hunter and her step-by-step process for implementing a savvy career strategy. It is scheduled for noon (MST) and will run for an hour.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama will visit CU-Boulder Oct. 20-21, the university and the Tibetan Association of Colorado jointly announced Jan. 27. A full schedule of events is in progress and ticket information is not currently available. However, we will share details as they are released.
No one would say Buzz Aldrin thinks small.
On Thursday evening, more than 150 attended the Be Boulder in San Francisco event that featured a presentation from CU-Boulder faculty member Eve-Lyn Hinckley who has completed extensive research in Napa and Sonoma Counties on water management and sustainability in addition to pesticide use in the wine industry.
Win and we’re in – that’s what Colorado men’s basketball players must be thinking as they head to the Pac-12 Tournament in Las Vegas March 11-14.
If you’re bound for Las Vegas to cheer on the Buffs as they make a run at the big dance, join us at the Hard Rock Café on The Strip before each CU game.
Get a sneak peek at the 2015 Buffs when the Colorado football team hosts its annual spring game Sunday, March 15. Admission and parking are free for the 2 p.m. event at Folsom Field.
The Buffs’ third season under head football coach Mike MacIntyre is just six months away and we’re making plans to hit the road to support the team. Join us!
CU-Boulder, its faculty and students garnered more positive attention for the university this week. From another conference ski title to faculty research on how the creation of modern cities relates to ancient civilizations to students lobbying for workers’ rights around the world, CU-Boulder is making headlines.
The Buffs take over Seattle on Thursday, March 5, and we want you there, too!
Here’s a look at the top stories out of the University of Colorado Boulder from the past week featuring aerospace findings, tech grants and more.
The University of Colorado Boulder is ranked No. 6 in the nation for graduates serving as Peace Corps volunteers with 62 alumni currently serving around the world, the Peace Corps announced today.
Under bright stage lights, before an audience of empty chairs, Eli Stalzer runs his fingers across the keys of a large, black piano. He’s come for an interview, not a rehearsal, but he can’t help himself: He’s been a piano player since age eight.
University of Colorado Boulder alumna Kate Brown (EnvCon’81) will be sworn in as Oregon’s governor Feb. 18, becoming the first openly bisexual governor in the United States.
Getting CU license plates is faster and easier than ever.
The University of Colorado Boulder garnered headlines for everything from a new study abroad scholarship program to a visit from the FCC chairman to a new school record and sub-4 minute mile by student-athlete Jake Hurysz.
Love wine, views of San Francisco Bay and the company of other Buffs? Join the Alumni Association for a special reception at the St. Francis Yacht Club in San Francisco on Thursday, March 5.