Colorado Shakespeare Festival performance at the Mary Rippon Outdoor Theatre

Shakespeare festival draws near with themes of love, friendship and folly

May 18, 2022

In case you missed it, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival will be back with an in-person season June 5–Aug. 7. Peruse the lineup, including “The Two Gentlemen of Verona,” “All’s Well That Ends Well” and “Coriolanus,” as well as two non-Shakespeare works: “The Book of Will” and “The Alchemist.”

short poem in a book of poetry

Help build a poem for National Poetry Month

April 5, 2022

Come to Norlin Library's east entrance April 12–13 to take part in a community poem writing activity. Take away a pocket poem and engage with librarians.

Dance MFA candidate Anna Pillot

Soaring heart rates: Revealing a performer’s inner world

Feb. 25, 2022

She’s a trapeze artist. He’s a computer scientist. Together, they’re hoping to redefine immersive performance.

Two young children reading in a book store

Children’s literature enthusiasts invited to book festival Nov. 12

Nov. 8, 2021

Co-hosted by the CU Boulder School of Education and the city’s largest independent bookshop, the Boulder Book Store, the 2021 virtual Children’s Book Festival will feature 10 award-winning authors.

West African Highlife Ensemble performance

West African Highlife Ensemble to perform Nov. 19

Nov. 3, 2021

Performing high energy, tightly-knit traditional, neo-traditional and highlife dance music from Ghana, CU’s West African Highlife Ensemble is the first university ensemble in the U.S. to perform highlife music.

Tim Whiten: Tools of Conveyance (Installation view)

CU Art Museum re-opens with new shows, artist-in-residence

Aug. 13, 2021

After being closed to the public for past 17 month, the CU Art Museum is celebrating its re-opening with three new shows, as well as a visiting artist-in-residence this fall.

Berkley Gamble

With her brand, Berkley Gamble shows sustainability is in fashion

June 2, 2021

An alumna has built her brand, Past Life the Collective, as “a sustainable, small-batch label for those who speak the truth, walk their own path and raise hell.”

A scene from Boys State, the documentary

Watch Boys State, a virtual screening by A24 at CU Boulder

Sept. 18, 2020

On Sept. 24, see the documentary that takes an entertaining and revealing look into a week-long annual program in which a thousand high school seniors gather for an elaborate mock exercise to build their own state government.

coffee mug next to a Zoom meeting on a laptop

The ‘defining decade’: Virtual book club supports A&S students entering adulthood

Sept. 10, 2020

Undergraduates in the College of Arts and Sciences are invited to join a book club meant to break down common misconceptions about one's 20s and encourage participants to take action in their post-graduation careers, relationships and health.

An aerial view of the former Rocky Flats site.

Watch ‘Dark Circle,’ a documentary on Rocky Flats

Aug. 20, 2020

Starting Aug. 21, the International Film Series and the University Libraries’ Archives invite you to a virtual screening of an award-winning film that tells the story of the Rocky Flats Plant in Jefferson County, Colorado.