Who is CU-Boulder’s most influential alum? Unless you follow the computer industry, chances are you’ve never heard of him.
Living in williams village, the 1960s-era towers looming on the edge of U.S. Highway 36 at Baseline may soon become the prime residence hall for incoming freshmen.
Boulder by the numbers
Popular coffee shop on The Hill closes after 25 years.
Patients who have abdominal surgery may want to think twice about taking morphine to treat their pain, according to findings in a CU-Boulder study.
From overseeing anti-gang operations to managing a security team for the Academy Awards, Melissa Zak, the new campus police chief, spent 20 years working for the Los Angeles Police Department. Hired to the CU post in December 2013, she is the first female police chief since the department was founded in 1949.
Despite the onslaught of state-licensed “pot shops” opening in Colorado early this year for legal recreational consumption, marijuana use is prohibited on campus in compliance with federal law.
From the end of Prohibition in 1933 until 1967, Boulder only allowed 3.2 beer to be served within city limits.
Using Google may be making us more forgetful, according to research done by CU-Boulder senior research associate Adrian Ward and Harvard University professor Daniel Wegner, who passed away last July.
Sixty years ago, the UMC opened as a living memorial to honor the service and sacrifice of all Colorado veterans. In the years that followed, students came to eat, shop and meet with friends, but it was not until 1976 when the student veterans association, along with the UMC Board, established a Veterans Lounge.