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Student Behind Viral Falling Bear Photo Seeking Legal Action

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.30.2012 | College

A dispute over the ownership rights to a photo of a falling bear may land in court. Andy Duann, a student at the University of Colorado, Boulder, s...

It's Been 3 Years Since The "War Against Asians" Story Ran In CU's Student News Site

Gil Asakawa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Gil Asakawa

To me, the significance of February 19 will always be underscored by the outrage I felt on Feb. 18 three years ago today. I'm glad that outrage has passed and turned into an opportunity for me to work with the eager, smart and savvy students that work today on the CU Independent.

Bill Nye Encourages University of Colorado to Change the World

CU Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
CU Independent

As Nye walked on stage, he was greeted with a standing ovation and roaring cheers. He began his presentation with a welcome that echoed science fiction novels.

University Of Colorado's Journalism School To Be 'Strategically Realigned'

CU Independent | Kate Spencer on November 17, 2010 | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

CU's journalism school should be discontinued for reasons of "strategic realignment," according to the final report of the Program Discontinuance Comm...

The Applications Are In

CU Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
CU Independent

By Isa Jones, CU Independent staff writer CU's School of Journalism and Mass Communication is currently processing the applications for admittance to...

At UC Boulder, The Other Earth Day

CU Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Over the years, University of Colorado administration and local law enforcement have tried different methods of deterring people from participating in...

U Of Colorado Tuition: Up 9 Percent

CU Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Students may want to start looking at some financial aid options for their tuition. The CU Board of Regents voted 8-1 raises tuition by up to 9 per...

Eating Disorders: Colleges Highlight Quiet Problem

The Huffington Post | Leah Finnegan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Eating disorders are the silent scourge of college campuses. They affect men and women. They cause people to overeat, undereat and/or follow strictly ...

Cautionary Tale: Intoxicated Sorority Girl Falls From Roof

CU Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

A 20-year-old CU [University of Colorado-Boulder] student is recovering from injuries after falling off the roof of her sorority, according to the Bou...

How To Be Safe In Your Home

CU Independent | Rose Heaphy on February 19, 2010 | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

When looking for a house or apartment, students often overlook safety. However, with a burglary reported in the USA nearly every 15 second,s students...