Students, scholars and media professionals will discuss media “in the fast-paced world of digital journalism” at a University of Colorado Boulder symposium March 14-15. CU-Boulder’s Journalism and Mass Communication program will host the conference including two talks that are free and open to the public. Jay Rosen will give one of the talks on March
BOULDER – At the conclusion of the University of Colorado women’s tennis match against No. 3 UCLA on Sunday, March 16, the CU coaching staff and student-athletes will host a Campus Kids’ Day Clinic. The match against UCLA will begin at 10 a.m. at the South Campus Courts. The Campus Kids’ Days will take place
Momentous Gift of Holocaust Archive to CU-Boulder Will Draw Scholars from Around World The Mazal Holocaust Collection, considered the world’s largest privately owned Holocaust archive and the most significant U.S. collection outside of the Holocaust museums in New York and Washington, D.C., has been donated to the University of Colorado Boulder. The highly regarded collection
PARK CITY, Utah — The 61st Annual NCAA Skiing Championships are set to begin here Wednesday, and the University of Colorado ski team is out to defend its national title claimed back east in Middlebury, Vt., a year ago. It was an interesting year in the west, as no school really dominated; the four usual
Read about alums Bond Camp and Worthy McCormick who just opened The Bivouac in Breckenridge. Here’s an excerpt from the Denver Post:When Bond Camp and Worthy McCormick first decided to renovate a small lodge here into a premium hostel, they hesitated to use the H-word after another local businessman got the wrong impression. “There was this
A new study led by the University of Colorado Boulder bolsters the theory that the first Americans, who are believed to have come over from northeast Asia during the last ice age, may have been isolated on the Bering Land Bridge for thousands of years before spreading throughout the Americas. The theory, now known as
The main campus will be closed to non-affiliates from noon to 6 p.m. The Norlin Quad will be closed to everyone throughout the day. Even with the passage of Amendment 64 two years ago, state law does not allow pot smoking in public or possession of marijuana by those under 21.
A group of University of Colorado Boulder students and alumni have put their entrepreneurial might into creating the area’s first co-working space designed to connect students with the business community.
Fifty years ago, Billy Kidd (Econ’69) and Jimmie Heuga (PolSci’73) became the first American men to win Olympic medals in skiing. Racing slalom in the 1964 Winter Olympics at Innsbruck, Austria, Kidd who won the silver and Heuga won bronze. The duo made history on Feb. 8, 1964.
CU-Boulder Olympians competed in alpine skiing, slalom and slopestyle skiing.
The CU-Boulder-led mission to Mars, MAVEN, just hit its scheduled milestone and is continuing toward its target, the Red Planet. By 7 p.m. EST on Feb. 4, MAVEN had traveled 136,949,317 miles.
WINTER PARK — A tough day in giant slalom saw the University of Colorado ski team slide one spot to finish fourth at its own Spencer James Nelson Memorial Invitational, the third of four regular season meets of the 2014 season. Denver won its second straight meet, compiling 648 points and winning by 57
TEMPE, Ariz. – After struggling early in a Thursday night loss at No. 1 Arizona, Colorado’s difficulties in the desert continued here Saturday night as Arizona State rolled to a 72-51 Pac-12 Conference win. Minus point guard Spender Dinwiddie and wing Tre’Shaun Fletcher now for four complete games, the Buffaloes were held to season-low point
BOULDER – Until they adjust to life without Spencer Dinwiddie, little will come easy for the Colorado Buffaloes, even on their home court. No. 25 UCLA made that clear Thursday night, defeating CU 69-56 and dealing the No. 21 Buffs their first loss in 12 games this season at the Coors Events Center.UCLA became the
University of Colorado Boulder Chancellor Philip P. DiStefano will today join leaders from higher education, business, state government and non-profit foundations for a White House meeting on expanding college opportunities for American students. The event, hosted by the President and First Lady, is focused on generating new ideas for expanding opportunities to more students across
BOULDER – If the Colorado Buffaloes are to make a run at the Pac-12 Conference regular-season championship and earn a school-record third consecutive NCAA Tournament berth, it will have to be done without point guard Spencer Dinwiddie. The 6-6 junior’s 2013-14 season is over, ended by an ACL injury that will require surgery when swelling
The University of Colorado Boulder is educating first-time renters on the basics of leasing and living off campus during the seminar “Living Off-Campus: Everything First Timers Need to Know.” Sessions will be held Jan. 15 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. and Jan. 16 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in University Memorial Center room 425.
Two faculty members in the University of Colorado Boulder’s College of Engineering and Applied Science have been honored with the National Science Foundation’s prestigious CAREER award.
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Colorado Buffaloes hit the Pac-12 road for the first time on Wednesday night and the road almost hit back. No. 15 CU escaped with a 71-70 overtime win over Washington State at Spokane Arena to improve to 14-2 overall and remain unbeaten (3-0) in the Pac-12. The Buffs’ 14-2 record matches
Tony Seibert (EnvSt’12) died in an avalanche in the backcountry near Vail Mountain Resort on Tuesday, Jan. 7. Three others were injured in the slide. Tony, a freestyle skier, is the grandson of Peter Seibert Sr., the co-founder of Vail. Tony appears in the film Climb to Glory, which also featured extreme skier Chris Anthony (Kines’90). “Our hearts,
British journalist Simon Hoggart, a longtime Conference on World Affairs attendee, died of pancreatic cancer on Sunday, Jan. 5, the Guardian newspaper in Great Britain reported. Hoggart wrote for the Guardian but managed to fly to Colorado on his own dime for 18 years to participate in the conference.
Colorado cut a 12-point Oklahoma State lead to four in the final minute here Saturday night, but that’s where the Buffaloes’ rally and their 10-game winning streak would stop. The No. 7 Cowboys held on for a 78-73 win in the second game of the MGM Grand Showcase.
Grammy-winning jazz duo touring together for first time since 2008 BOULDER, Colo. — When jazz-fusion great Chick Corea and banjo virtuoso Béla Fleck first teamed up in 2006 to begin recording what would become 2007’s Grammy Award-winning “The Enchantment,” they had no idea how apt that title would become. Playing again for the first time
BOULDER – The University of Colorado men’s basketball team moved up one spot to No. 20 overall in the latest Associated Press Top-25, released Monday. The Buffaloes (10-1) are coming off an 80-63 home win over Elon last Friday in their lone game of the week. Spencer Dinwiddie scored a team-high 17 points with a career
Colorado coach Tad Boyle seriously doubted that a post-Kansas hangover reared its head on Friday night and his junior point guard, Spencer Dinwiddie, was even more emphatic.
My wife Tanya and I first met Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s best known freedom fighter, in June 1990 when he came to Boston after being released from prison in February.
A University of Colorado Boulder research center will launch two payloads aboard Orbital Sciences Corp.’s commercial Cygnus spacecraft to the International Space Station on Dec. 18, including a biomedical antibiotic experiment and an educational K-12 experiment involving ant behavior in microgravity.
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. —Despite dropping the opening set, the University of Colorado volleyball team rebounded to soundly defeat Iowa State 3-1 (17-25, 25-16, 25-19, 25-21) to move on to the second round of the NCAA Volleyball Tournament on Friday afternoon at the Sports Pavilion. “I’m very proud of my team for coming back after a
In a season that continues to be very special, the University of Colorado volleyball team has advanced to the NCAA Tournament for the 17th time in school history, as announced Sunday night by the NCAA. The Buffs will travel to Minneapolis, Minnesota to face former Big 12 foe Iowa State (18-9) on Friday, Dec. 6
Junior wide receiver Paul Richardson was named the University of Colorado’s 2013 Most Valuable Player, highlighting the team’s annual senior banquet Sunday at Folsom Field’s Byron White Club room in the east stadium. Richardson, who obliterated several of CU’s longstanding receiving records this past fall, is the first junior in 11 years to be named
BOULDER—Senior Nikki Lindow surpassed the 400 career blocks and sophomore Nicole Edelman 2,000 career assists as the University of Colorado volleyball team snapped a five-match losing streak by sweeping the Oregon State Beavers (28-26, 25-21, 25-20) Friday night here at the Coors Events Center. “I’m glad we were not only able to come up with
Join us Sunday, Dec. 8 in the British Studies Room of Norlin Library. The party, including hors d’oeuvres, beverages and a silent auction, begins at 1:30 p.m. The College of Music Holiday Concert begins at 4 p.m. in Macky Auditorium.
The University of Colorado Boulder Leeds School of Business will present its 49th annual Colorado Business Economic Outlook Forum on Monday, Dec. 9, at 1 p.m. at the Denver Marriott City Center.
A $671 million NASA mission to Mars led by the University of Colorado Boulder thundered into the sky today from Cape Canaveral, Fla., at 1:28 p.m. EST, the first step on its 10-month journey to Mars.
Using morphine to fight the pain associated with abdominal surgery may paradoxically prolong a patient’s suffering, doubling or even tripling the amount of time it takes to recover from the surgical pain, according to researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder.
The 19th annual Diversity and Inclusion Summit will be held at the University of Colorado Boulder Nov. 13-14, featuring a variety of sessions for students, faculty, staff and community members. All events are free and open to the public.
On Thursday, Nov. 7, the Alumni Association is celebrated the Forever Buffs-created show The Book of Mormon. It hosted a sold-out reception before the performance in Denver.
Families seeking information about childhood psychiatric and developmental disorders are invited to a community open house with experts from the University of Colorado Boulder and the University of Colorado School of Medicine on Wednesday, Nov. 13, on the CU-Boulder campus.
LOUISVILLE, Colo. — The No. 1 ranked University of Colorado men’s cross country team soundly defeated the rest of the field by recording 28 points to win its third consecutive Pac-12 Conference Men’s Cross Country Championship on Saturday at Coal Creek Golf Course.
Friday was National Bison Day, so hats off to Ralphie V and IV, CU-Boulders two living buffalo mascots.
Anyone who has watched Ralphie lead the football team out on the field both at the start of the game and second half knows how special she is. CU has had five Ralphies, each with her own personality.