FEMA Administrator Deanne Criswell visits with CU Boulder faculty and staff

Putting research to work: FEMA administrator visits CU to strengthen academic partnerships

Nov. 30, 2023

FEMA Administrator Deanne Criswell recently visited the Natural Hazards Center to discuss how behavioral science and other research can elevate the nation’s disaster resilience.

Agnes Beaudry

CU mathematician wins high recognition from peers

Nov. 29, 2023

The American Mathematical Society named Agnès Beaudry a fellow. Beaudry is the sixth CU Boulder faculty member to garner this distinction.

CU Boulder Distinguished Professor Emeritus Dan Frangopol

Civil engineering society establishes medal to honor Dan Frangopol

Nov. 29, 2023

The American Society of Civil Engineers board of directors has established the Dan M. Frangopol Medal for Life-Cycle Engineering of Civil Structures in honor of Dan Frangopol, a distinguished CU Boulder professor emeritus with a significant career in the university’s Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering.

Rinat Erlichman with violin

Ekstrand Competition graduate student winners announced

Nov. 29, 2023

Congratulations to first-prize recipient and audience favorite Rinat Erlichman—and all winners and participants in the College of Music’s premier performance competition for outstanding graduate students.

Lab Venture Challenge biosciences winners holding giant checks

State, university partner to award over $1.5M to CU innovations

Nov. 16, 2023

Sixteen teams of CU faculty, researchers and graduate student innovators competed in this year’s Lab Venture Challenge. Judges from CU Boulder’s entrepreneurial network heard Shark-Tank-style pitches over two nights.

Chip the buffalo mascot with hands raised in front of a Buff Bus

Winning names unveiled for new electric Buff Buses

Nov. 16, 2023

The CU Boulder transportation team has announced the winning names for the two newest electric Buff Buses. Find out what they are! The newbies will join two other e-buses that were previously named by campus nominators.

Professor Noel Clark

Noel Clark receives award from Royal Thai Embassy

Nov. 16, 2023

The Royal Thai Embassy’s Office of Higher Education, Science, Research and Innovation awarded Professor Noel Clark the 2023 Friend of Thai Science Award. The award recognizes outstanding contributions in STEM for the benefit of Thailand and humanity.

Old Main building framed by fall leaves

New plan offers fresh batch of leave coverage

Nov. 16, 2023

The university’s private Family and Medical Leave Insurance program will offer paid leave that, in combination with other leave types, can ensure more paid leave for employees facing a medical or family challenge. Learn more at Q&A sessions, offered through February.

Hazel Barnes

Chancellor invites nominations for 2024 Hazel Barnes Prize

Nov. 16, 2023

One of the most prestigious awards at CU Boulder, the Hazel Barnes Prize focuses on the enriching relationship between teaching and research. Nominations are now being accepted through March 1, 2024.

Tables at the spring Involvement Fair

Apply to table at the spring Involvement Fair

Nov. 15, 2023

The spring Involvement Fair is set for Jan. 24. The deadline is Jan. 7 for recognized student organizations and social Greek organizations; governing bodies; university departments and programs to apply for a table. Meet hundreds of students who are looking for a way to get involved!