Tuesday, Dec. 2 is the day to take a break from your studies, don your ugly sweater, head over the Koenig Alumni Center and enter to win a $1,000 Kaplan “scholarship” if you’re graduating from CU-Boulder in December.
Life-long friends Scott Harrison, Rick Becker and Jack Thompson celebrated the 50th anniversary of their graduation from CU-Boulder in October as part of Back to Boulder Homecoming Weekend.
Experience the magic of the Denver Zoo’s holiday event before it opens to the public with CU Night at Zoo Lights!
Lea Alvarado’s devotion to CU-Boulder alumni hasn’t gone unnoticed.
The CU Art Museum is showing new sculpture, drawing and video works by advanced CU-Boulder art students, part of a bi-annual show that runs through Nov. 20.
As a leader at Facebook, Kelly Graziadei (Jour’97) shows that it takes more than social skills to be successful.
Joseph Bevier Sturtevant was more than a photographer in Boulder, he was a legend.
The CU-Boulder Alumni Association is proud to celebrate Veterans Day and salute all those who have served our country, especially members of the Forever Buffs family.
A civil rights pioneer, an ESPN columnist and a scholar who will explain how movie star Bruce Lee represents equality and breaking down barriers are scheduled to speak during the CU-Boulder 20th annual Diversity and Inclusion Summit.
The C-Unit, CU-Boulder’s basketball student section, is ready to rock the Coors Events Center and #RollTad and #LappeHour hashtags are about to take over Twitter once again.
Two of the most famous Buffs fans celebrate their 90th birthdays in November, a milestone like that won’t go unnoticed on campus.
From Thursday’s Awards Ceremony to Saturday’s pregame festivities at Ralphie’s Corral, #ForeverBuffs turned out in force during Back to Boulder Homecoming Weekend.
The American Institute for Economic Research named Boulder the No. 1 small metro area for college students in a report released Friday.
George Gramer (Span’73, and MA’74) was named the CU Advocate of the Year, an award that comes from the Office of the President, on Tuesday night in Denver.
For the first time in more than 50 years, a new college was approved by the CU-Boulder Board of Regents. The decision allows for the combination of the university’s communications department and journalism program.
The Heritage Center has teamed up with CU Libraries Archives and Special Collections and Colorado Shakespeare Festival for a special exhibition of Alchemist’s Corner: The Public and Private Life of John Barrymore.
On Friday, May 9, 5,891 degrees were awarded to graduates, including 4,489 bachelor’s degrees, 911 master’s degrees, 159 law degrees and 332 doctoral degrees. Eric Stough (Film’95), animation director and producer of South Park, served as this spring’s commencement keynote speaker.
Wear the Alumni Association black and gold legacy cord at graduation if you have relatives who are CU alumni.
We want you to know that all students and alumni are members of the Alumni Association!
Explore the wonders of Alaska on a spectacular summer cruise with the Roaming Buffs July 31-Aug. 10, 2014.
As part of its annual St. Baldrick’s Day fundraiser for children’s cancer research, The Herd — the student arm of the Alumni Association — shaved 123 people’s heads and raised $14,742 on Wednesday, March 12.
Join the Roaming Buffs on the cycling trip of a lifetime. Visit fortified hill towns and ruins that predate ancient Rome, follow cypress-dotted coastal byways and old wine roads past generations-old vineyards and relax on the Tyrrhenian Sea beaches and seaside towns.
Making his third flight as a NASA astronaut, University of Colorado Boulder alumnus Steve Swanson will blast off for the International Space Station aboard a Russian Soyuz spacecraft from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on March 25.
Join the Roaming Buffs on a captivating tour of Cuba from Havana to the southern coastline April 26-May 4, 2014. Our base in Havana presents an ideal setting to interact with local citizens and uncover new perspectives of the Caribbean’s largest island. On the coast, journey to countryside tobacco and sugarcane fields and visit beautifully preserved colonial cities.
2013 was an excellent year for CU-Boulder. Check out some of the highlights!
Congratulations to our graduates! Thank you for showing your CU pride by getting a legacy cord from the Alumni Association at December commencement. Legacy cords are worn by graduating seniors who have family members who attended CU-Boulder.
Catch a glimpse of CU and Boulder all year long. Purchase your 2014 CU-Boulder campus wall calendar today! Each calendar costs $15 including tax, shipping and handling.
University of Colorado Boulder physics Professor Steven Pollock has been named a 2013 U.S. Professor of the Year by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education.
Flying off the coast of San Diego, Calif., the U.S. Navy Helicopter crew from HSM 71 proudly represents CU-Boulder in this MH-60R Seahawk.
Today, CU-Boulder is third from last among its Pac-12 peers in the percent of alumni who give to the university. Help put CU-Boulder on top among Pac-12 schools and throughout the country. Our university’s rankings are, in part, based on the percent of alumni who give back to their university.
U.S. News & World Report’s annual ranking of the top national universities includes four from Colorado, with three making it into the top 100.
Albert Allen Bartlett, professor emeritus of physics at the University of Colorado Boulder,was remembered as a revered teacher and visionary on Saturday, Nov. 2 at 3 p.m. in a memorial service open to the public at Club Level in Folsom Field.
On Friday, Aug. 23, more than 130 alumni lined up alongside the Forever Buffs arch to welcome 5,700 new students on their walk from Convocation to Global Jam.
On Monday, Aug. 26, classes started for the fall semester at CU-Boulder. Welcome back, Forever Buffs! All students and alumni are part of the Forever Buffs family, getting a lifetime of services and programming from the Alumni Association with no dues.
NASA’s MAVEN spacecraft was taken out of its shipping container and moved into a Kennedy Space Center clean room on Aug. 3, 2013. The spacecraft was delivered by Lockheed Martin the previous day from Denver, Colo. The orbiter will undergo final processing in this clean room prior to its mid-November launch.
Boulder clinched the top spot because of its mountain environment, promotion of active lifestyles, 300 days of sunshine a year and numerous shops, brew pubs and restaurants.
We are pleased to welcome Ryan Chreist (Kines’96,MPA’09) as the new executive director of the CU-Boulder Alumni Association.
Along with almost 1,200 Marines and sailors of Combat Logistics Battalion 8, Lieutenant Colonel Chris Hrudka (Hist’94) and First Lieutenant Zachary Knight (Anth’09), company executive officer, engineer company, are just finishing a seven-month deployment to Afghanistan.
On July 17 Chancellor Philip DiStefano named Rick George the new athletic director for CU-Boulder, effective Aug. 12, 2013.