Phillip Lindsay runs the ball in the Buffs' win over Oregon State on October 1, 2016. Courtesy of University of Colorado at Boulder Athletics
It’s been a pleasantly surprising fall for the University of Colorado football team. The Buffaloes are off to a 4–1 start, are ranked for the first time in 11 years (No. 21 by the AP; No. 23 by the coaches poll), and have impressive back-to-back wins over Oregon and Oregon State--the program’s...
October 7 2016, 10:00 AM
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Name: Ross Marquand
Cool Hand Ross: Marquand portrayed actor Paul Newman in a 2013 episode of Mad Men
By the time you read this, there’s a chance Ross Marquand will have experienced a violent, gory death. Well, not Marquand but Aaron, the character...
A rendering of the New Horizons spacecraft, which carries the Student Dust Counter, near Pluto —Photo courtesy of John Hopkins University of Applied Physics Laboratory
Nobody likes dust. We’ve even named a home appliance after our zeal for eradicating the stuff. (Who doesn’t love a trusty DustBuster?) As it turns out, though, just how those minuscule flecks are distributed in space plays a key role in discovering the secrets of the next frontier. In July, NASA’s...
Students receive necessities, such as deodorant and air freshener, in every package. —Image courtesy of Patrick Muniz
Whether they're states away or just across town, watching your children pack up and leave the nest is hard on parents. As the mother of two college students, Aundrea Hasselbach knows first-hand how tough the transition to college can be—for both parents and their kids. That's why she founded...
September 17 2015, 9:00 AM
—Photo Illustration by Sean Parsons
To a college football fan, the view from Mike MacIntyre’s office is striking. Located on the second level of the University of Colorado’s Dal Ward Athletic Center, the office’s immense windows overlook Folsom Field’s north end zone, affording an inside-the-fishbowl panorama of 50,183 seats and...
It takes a village—coaches, physical therapists, nutritionists, trainers, sports psychologists—to keep a professional athlete in the physical (and mental) shape required to perform at an elite level. So it should come as no surprise that when pro athletes need help kicking addictions, they demand...
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After graduating from the University of Colorado in 1997 with a masters in creative writing, Melinda MacInnis headed west to work in Los Angeles' fraught inner city school system. However, 10 years later on a holiday trip to Africa, MacInnis became the student after she met a man named Ted Reily—...
October 23 2014, 9:53 AM
Duuude, I'm gonna get so educated.
Applications to many of Colorado's colleges and universities are on the rise and the popular marijuana magazine High Times thinks it knows the reason. Any guesses?
Here, an excerpt from the magazine:
University of Colorado Director of...
March 19 2014, 11:10 AM