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Report card gives U.S. Olympic sports a D for self-governance

The organizations charged with governing Olympic sports in the United States received a median score of D for the way they govern themselves in a …

Athletics

Extracurricular Damage

<i>An aerial view shows damage to a sports field in Puerto Rico follwing Hurricane Maria. Extensive damage caused by the hurricane is expected to cause</i> …

Education

Ye and Jin, highly cited researchers for fourth consecutive year

JILA Fellows Jun Ye and Deborah Jin (1968 to 2016) have been named Highly Cited Researchers for 2017 by Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson …

Scientific Research

New shoe makes running 4 percent easier, 2-hour marathon possible, study shows

Eleven days after Boulder-born Shalane Flanagan won the New York City Marathon in new state-of-the-art racing flats known as “4%s,” University of …

Research

About TQF | Teaching Quality Framework Initiative

<b>The Teaching Quality Framework (TQF) initiative facilitates departmental and campus-wide efforts to provide a richer evaluation of teaching to</b> …

Education

Take the bus to the slopes this winter

Have you picked up your ski pass for the season but haven't figured out the best way to get to the slopes? The CU Ski Bus provides students, staff …

Skiing

Social media data could transform public health, new book says

Search the hash tag “flu” on Twitter and you’ll find a free-flowing stream of comments from people across the country. In 140 characters or fewer, …

Public Health

From the Police Chief: Messaging about crime on University Hill

In recent weekends on University Hill, there have been three concerning incidents: a robbery near a sorority house and two reports of a gun being …

Policing

Money and Banking schedule - Fall 1997

Section<p>Topic<p>Readings<p>#1<p><b>Business Cycles</b><br>Understanding the Business Cycle.<p>#2<p><b>Business Cycles</b><br>The Relation of Financial Markets to the Business Cycle and …

Economy

CU Boulder student identified as victim in Oct. 19 shooting

A CU Boulder student was injured in a deadly shooting early Thursday morning near Colorado State University in Fort Collins. A CSU student and two …

Crime

3 campus buildings receive LEED Gold certifications for sustainability

Three CU Boulder buildings where missions center largely on sustainability all recently garnered recognition from the United States Green Building …

Sustainability

Community invited to groundbreaking for aerospace engineering building Oct. 26

CU Boulder invites students, faculty, staff, alumni and the community to a groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 26, to kick off construction of …

Engineering

Beware of Recovering the Worst Parts: Race, Class, and Gender Guidelines for a Just Recovery

<i>Guatemalan women attend a school festival hosted by a humanitarian organization. Although women's voices are vital to recovery, their role as</i> …

Social Justice

Healthy Buffs: Managing stress and anxiety

With the academic year in full swing, many of us find ourselves juggling schoolwork, social lives and work. Matthew Tomatz, a counselor at Counseling …

Mindfulness

Assessing the Fiscal Impact of Wisconsin's Statewide Voucher Program

In 2013, Wisconsin’s legislature added a statewide voucher program to the existing voucher programs in Milwaukee and Racine. The state expanded the …

Education

It’s Triplets!

Newly minted JILA Ph.D. Catherine Klauss and her colleagues in the Jin and Cornell group decided to see what would happen to a Bose-Einstein …

Physics

Review Finds Valuable Analysis of School Closure Research

Review Finds Valuable Analysis of School Closure ResearchCREDO’s report is a careful and rigorous study, with a few missed opportunities for further …

MAVEN » Large Solar Storm Sparks Global Aurora and Doubles Radiation Levels on the Martian Surface

Large Solar Storm Sparks Global Aurora and Doubles Radiation Levels on the Martian Surface<p>September 29<p>These images from the MAVEN Imaging Ultraviolet …

Planets

Forward Food: The importance of sustainable dining

CU Boulder Campus Dining Services is committed to operating healthy and sustainable dining operations. That’s why they’ve partnered with The Humane …

Sustainability

Your student government: 2017 fall elections

CU Boulder has one of the largest student governments with a budget of over $24 million. This October, five representative-at-large seats are open …

Students' Unions

Twitter a hotbed of anti-vaccine sentiment, finds CU Boulder study

Anti-vaccine sentiment is alive and growing in social media, with California, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York and Pennsylvania showing the most …

Public Health

Scripps family supports CU Boulder student investigative news with $2.5 million gift

A $2.5 million gift from Bill and Kathy Scripps to the College of Media, Communication and Information establishes support for a specialized student …

Colorado

School Finance 101: School Finance Prerequisites: On Liberty vs. Equality

School Finance 101: School Finance Prerequisites: On Liberty vs. EqualityA common refrain among school choice advocates is that expansion of choice …

What Comes After Hurricane Harvey for People with Disabilities? Restoring, Recovering, and Rebuilding

<i>A Houston-area man is rescued by helicopter after Hurricane Harvey. ©Daniel Farrell, U.S. Air National Guard, 2017.</i><p>As Houston and the 58 …

Disability

Hack Education: Inequality, 'Brand Ambassadors,' and the Business of Selling (to) Classrooms

The Evergreen School District in Washington has told its teachers to stop using Donors Choose to raise money for classroom supplies and projects. …

Education

Why bacteria 'shapeshift' in space

Bacterial cells treated with a common antibiotic in the near-weightlessness of the International Space Station (ISS) responded with some clever …

Biology

CU Boulder maintains high marks among college rankings for 2017, 2018

Released Monday evening, CU Boulder’s undergraduate offerings take the No. 39 spot among public institutions (No. 90 overall, including public, …

College & University

Scientists are analyzing your tweets and FB posts: Is it ethical?

Did you know researchers are reading and analyzing your tweets and Facebook posts in the name of science?<p>If so, how do you feel about it? If you feel …

Research

Our Children Deserve Better: A Call to Resist Washington’s Dangerous Vision for U.S. Education

Building on the Declaration of Principles that was released in January of this year, the Education Deans for Justice and Equity (EDJE), in …

Education

A message from CU leadership regarding the DACA program

Dear University of Colorado students, faculty and staff:<p>For years, the University of Colorado has welcomed DACA recipients to our campuses. DACA …

Education