What makes a fifty-year-old man quit a highly successful career in charity work to take on the low-paid, dangerous job of being a police officer?
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In early July, a two-year-old black bear climbed a tree near the engineering complex, just east of Cockerell Hall, drawing delighted spectators, trained animal handlers and campus photographer Glenn Asakawa (Jour’86).
In the summer of 1979 Robert Decker (Comm’84) studied under Ansel Adams in Yosemite National Park. The life-changing experience united his emerging love of photography with his awe of America’s wild places.
42 Seasons. Larry Zimmer.
A Walgreens drug store will move into The Hill space occupied for half a century by the Colorado Bookstore.
“With the recent history of the Midwestern United States as our guide, it can be presumed that it will infest and kill nearly every untreated ash tree in this city.”
CU-Boulder will host a debate this fall among contenders for the Republican nomination for president of the United States.
When NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft left Earth for Pluto in 2006, Jamey Szalay (PhDPhys’15) was in high school.
The year was 1944. On June 22, President Roosevelt signed the G.I. Bill of Rights. Three months later 55 G.I.s enrolled at CU-Boulder.
Children tend to reach for low-nutrition, high-calorie food — and more of it — after seeing cartoon characters that seem overweight, CU-Boulder researchers have found.
CU-Boulder historian Elizabeth Fenn’s book on plains indians was a decade in the making.
The University of Colorado Law School has established its first degree program for students who will not be lawyers.
For more information about the Roaming Buffs travel program email email@example.com, call 303-492-2879 or 800-492-7743 or visit alumni.colorado.edu/travel.
The University of Colorado Boulder adopted the buffalo as a mascot in 1934, after a national, student-led contest generated more than 1,000 responses. Boulder resident Andrew Dickson ultimately was credited for the first of six submissions proposing the buffalo. He won a $5 prize.
The colorado shakespeare festival, which is playing out its 58th season this summer, is at its finest when the weather cooperates — which doesn’t always mean what you might think it does.
In CU-Boulder visit, Buzz Aldrin says it’s all about Mars.
Running seems to slow the aging process.
The university appointed Lori Bergen as founding dean of the College of Media, Communication and Information (CMCI), which formally opens in the fall semester.
“Thousands of schools reach out to the Dalai Lama. We thought a personal invitation would help our chances.”
Fidgiting about digits
The Dalai Lama will visit CU-Boulder’s campus Oct. 20 and 21, 2015 during a two-day “Compassion in Action” event.
The Tempest was built for perilous conditions. Plenty lie ahead.
A bookstore has stood at the northwest corner of Broadway and College Avenue — 1111 Broadway — for 50 years. It won’t much longer: The Colorado Bookstore building was available for lease over the winter, and an owner of the property told the Boulder Daily Camera he expects the store to close this spring.
A low-cost infertility treatment based on technology developed at CU-Boulder is expected to become available in Africa in 2015.
You know you’re getting old when your roommate publishes his memoirs.
The biology of physical and social pain may be more distinct than scientists thought.
“Shift work goes against our fundamental biology.”
Google is big on Boulder; that’s plain.
Numbers, numbers, numbers. They tell a story.