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Boulder Bear Falls From Tree... Again

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 07.11.2015 | Weird News

Be warned, bears: if you fall from a tree on this campus, you will have an embarrassing photo of you circulating on the Internet. Early Friday morn...

CU Proposes Naming Dorms After Native American Chiefs

The Boulder Daily Camera | BRITTANY ANAS | Posted 09.24.2013 | Denver

University of Colorado leaders are proposing that two dorms in the Kittredge Complex be named after highly respected Arapaho Indian chiefs. Officials...

Students Not Moving To New CU Gun Dorms

Posted 11.26.2012 | Denver

The University of Colorado announced in August that it would ban firearms in dorms, but would also create a segregated residential area for students w...

Ivy League Girl Next Door: Cornell's Carpenter Hall Plays Host To New Amateur Porn

The Hufffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 10.03.2012 | College

Libraries--they're not just for studying anymore. At least, not in Carpenter Hall, a library at that bastion of elite Ivy League academics otherwise k...

University Of Colorado Bans Guns In Dorms

Posted 08.19.2012 | Denver

The University of Colorado has announced a change to students' housing contracts for the Boulder and Colorado Springs campuses banning guns in undergr...

CU Launches Ambitious Cash Drive, In Face Of Weak State Funding

Posted 06.25.2011 | Denver

The president of the University of Colorado announced Monday morning that he was spearheading a massive fundraising effort seeking to drum up $1.5 bil...

Buffs Take Down Kansas State

CU Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
CU Independent

CU men's basketball has moved one step closer to the Big Dance.

Bill McCartney Apologizes For Calling Homosexuality 'An Abomination Against Almighty God'

Boulder Daily Camera | Kyle Ringo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Former University of Colorado coach Bill McCartney apologized Wednesday for comments that drew criticism from those opposed to CU hiring him as the ne...

Deja-vu at Boulder Economic Forecast as Colorado Unemployment Hits Record High

Jerry Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jerry Lewis

As 2011 kicks into gear, what's here to great us? A state unemployment rate that just inched up a notch to a record-matching 8.8 percent in November. A year ago we worried when it was 7.5 percent.

CU Sigma Nu Fraternity Members Facing Charges

CU Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
CU Independent

Sigma Nu fraternity pledges and one brother are facing charges for alleged conspiracy and criminal mischief after participating in a scavenger hunt that involved theft and vandalism.

CU Students Not Surprised Hawkins Is Out as Coach

CU Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
CU Independent

The announcement came Tuesday morning to immediately release Hawkins of all duties with the football team and bring Brian Cabral, long-time assistant coach, to the forefront as interim head coach.

CU Journalism Dean Paul Voakes to Resign

CU Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
CU Independent

Dean Paul Voakes of CU's School of Journalism and Mass Communication will be stepping down from his position next summer. Voakes made the announcement to staff members Wednesday morning.

Con Games: CU's Hawk Luckiest Coach on Earth

Michael Conniff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Michael Conniff

At 3-1 so far in 2010, a scenario could unfold that whereby Dan Hawkins could survive to fight again in the aborning Pac 12 which the Buffs will call home beginning next year.

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...

Colorado State Tuition Changes: Will It Affect CU?

Boulder Daily Camera | Brittany Anas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Brittany Duran's mother lost her job as a chef, and her stepfather has been working side jobs after being laid off from his career in the home-improve...

NASA and University Of Colorado Lab Release First Solar Images From Satellite

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) -- NASA has unveiled the first images from a new satellite designed to predict disruptive solar storms, and scientists say they're...

Carl Wieman, CU Nobel Prize Winner, Appointed To National Science Post

Daily Camera | Brittany Anas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

President Barack Obama has nominated Carl Wieman -- a Nobel-prize winning scientist from the University of Colorado -- to be the nation's Associate Di...

Sexual Assault Investigations Impeded By Privacy Laws On Campus

The Coloradoan | Laura Frank | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

In the fall of 2008, University of Colorado students who'd sought help from the school's Office of Victim Assistance told counselors they'd been the t...

Robin Hood Re-Enactment Gone Wrong: University Of Colorado Student Stabbed In Boulder

The Denver Post | Howard Pankratz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A college student was stabbed last week after drunken friends were re-enacting a Robin Hood movie, according to a Boulder police report....

Go CU! Where Are the Fans?

Anne Z. Boxer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Anne Z. Boxer

CU is not my alma mater, but in a university town, you root for the home team -- and CU basketball is one of the great bargains in Boulder.

CU-Boulder Student Fees Increase 60 Percent In Five Years

The Colorado Daily | Brittany Anas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

University of Colorado sophomore Anne Salter pays a mandatory $400 construction fee for four new campus buildings, but she's never been inside them. ...

Terry Schiavo's Brother At CU: Obama Promotes Culture Of Death

Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

BOULDER -- A powerful precursor to the national shouting match over "death panel" health-reform this summer was the Terri Schiavo case, where a woman ...

Top Party Schools: After Ranking High For 6 Straight Years, CU Not In Top Ten

Westword | Joe Tone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

...The University of Colorado at Boulder remains outside of the top ten in the Princeton Review's annual ranking of America's biggest collegiate shit-...

Big Science in a Small City

Sharon Glassman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Sharon Glassman

Lingo without linguistics can be dangerous, I knew. One of the great things about life out West is that people respect newbies. And they don't begrudge mistakes.

Big Science in a Small City (Part 2): Three Cool Real Life Science Terms

Sharon Glassman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sharon Glassman

As a fan of science, I get goose-bumps chatting hanging out with people who ponder, pursue and decode the world's nano- to exo-.