• Audio File: Gain is the game - 10/19/2017 07:44 PM MDT
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    CU Boulder professor probes funny bone's DNA

    Peter McGraw, author of 'The Humor Code,' says key is 'benign violation'
    The University of Colorado's Peter McGraw thinks he's got the "best job ever," and for those who like to laugh, it might be hard to argue he's wrong. Full Story
    CU signs on to letter to Congress urging lawmakers to support DACA students
    University of Colorado President Bruce Benson and chancellors from all four campuses signed a letter this week imploring Congress to protect immigrant students affiliated with the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Full Story

    Kimbal Musk talk at CU Boulder has no seats left, but will be livestreamed
    A talk with Kimbal Musk, a founding father of the farm-to-table movement and brother of iconic entrepreneur Elon Musk, at the University of Colorado on Friday has no seats left, CU officials said. Full Story

    New data shows CU Boulder LGBTQ grad students withdraw at twice rate of straight peers
    Newly released data from a University of Colorado 2014 graduate student climate survey revealed LGBTQ graduate students from the fall 2014 to March 2017 were twice as likely as straight students to withdraw without getting their degrees, among other findings that illustrate inclusion issues around underrepresented graduate students. Full Story

    Kimbal Musk, a farm-to-table founder, to talk at CUBoulder Friday
    Kimbal Musk, a founding father of the farm-to-table movement and brother of iconic entrepreneur Elon Musk, is scheduled to give a free, public talk Friday at the University of Colorado. Full Story

    CU Boulder serves up canines and comfort at crunch time
    Loki the golden retriever crossed his paws on a Turkish carpet on the University of Colorado's Norlin Quad, panting happily on Wednesday while encircled by a crowd of adoring college students. Full Story

    CU Boulder police investigating drone that flew over Folsom Field during game
    University of Colorado police are investigating a drone that was spotted flying over Folsom Field during a football game earlier this month. Full Story

    CU Boulder chancellor vows to eliminate course, program fees, saving students $8.4M
    The University of Colorado is eliminating all course and program fees starting in the fall of 2018, saving students $8. Full Story

    CU Boulder Arts and Sciences core curriculum revised for first time in decades
    The largest college on the University of Colorado campus is in the process of updating its core, required curriculum for the first time since 1988. Full Story

    CU Boulder museum unearths 'trilobite' snacks on National Fossil Day
    A stand offering bites of chocolate fondue and facts about ancient trilobites stood in honor of National Fossil Day outside the University of Colorado Museum of Natural History on Wednesday. Full Story

    CU Boulder holding vigil for victims of Las Vegas shooting
    The University of Colorado will be holding a vigil for the victims of the mass shooting in Las Vegas earlier this month. Full Story

    CU Boulder theater professor named commencement marshal
    Bud Coleman likens his newly-announced role of University of Colorado Boulder commencement marshal to an understudy stepping in for the star of a production. Full Story

    Origami inspires CU Boulder aerospace students' spacecraft prototype
    When Anastasia Muszynski's third-grade teacher taught her how to make an origami crane, the University of Colorado sophomore never imagined the paper-folding art would unfold as the inspiration behind a project designed to improve space flight. Full Story

    CU Boulder talks to discuss links between abortion, animal rights and science, religion
    The Center for Western Civilization, Thought and Policy is bringing two lectures to the University of Colorado for discussions ranging from science and religion to abortion and animal rights. Full Story

    CU Boulder police increase patrols near University Hill after woman followed
    University of Colorado police have increased patrols near University Hill after a woman told police an unknown man followed her early Thursday morning. Full Story

    Title IX complainant wants to clarify CU Boulder statement about resolution of her case
    The woman whose recently concluded Title IX complaint against the University of Colorado prompted a yearslong investigation wanted to clarify a statement CU sent out to the Boulder community following the investigation's end. Full Story

    CU Boulder police seek help locating missing 16-year-old girl
    University of Colorado police are seeking the public's help to locate a 16-year-old girl who ran away from her mother's on-campus residence early this morning. Full Story

    CU campuses ranked No. 29 most innovative in the world by Reuters
    The four University of Colorado campuses have been ranked 29th on Reuters' annual list of the world's most innovative universities, CU announced Tuesday. Full Story

    CU Boulder undergrad invents cost-effective prosthetics for amputees
    An eighth-grade project turned passion led University of Colorado junior Peter "Max" Armstrong to invent a mechanism he hopes will make prosthetics cheaper and more accessible to amputees around the world. Full Story

    Latin students come from all over the state to CU Boulder for Colorado Classics Day
    Veni, vidi, vici. Young Latin scholars from all over the state will have the chance to conquer the University of Colorado Saturday as its doors open for the biennial Colorado Classics Day. Full Story

    (Matt York / Associated Press)
    College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

    Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

    After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

     
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    (Matt York / Associated Press)
    College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

    Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

    After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

     
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    (Paul Aiken / Staff Photographer)
    Second Story Garage: Gasoline Lollipops

    The Boulder alt-country band gives its EPs names such as Death and Resurrection, and its songs bear the mark of hard truths and sin. But the punk energy behind the playing, and the sense that it's all in good fun, make it OK to dance to a song like "Death." Full Story

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