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What the Class of 2024 wants you to know - From the Class of 2024 Read words of wisdom from some of the many talented and innovative students who are graduating and starting their next adventures. As they become Forever Buffs, they leave their inspirational legacies—with advice and
Colorado’s EV discounts just got even better for Xcel Energy customers - A recent decision allows Colorado residents who meet specific income requirements to combine a $5,500 income-qualified discount with other state and local EV
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Illenium, Trevor Noah, Stevie Nicks and more: Big acts coming to Denver in May - And a return to the stage for Colorado’s new poet laureate, Andrea
Letter from a generic U.S. House member heading out: It’s been soul-crushing, and I’m glad to leave - A version of this commentary originally appeared in the Kansas Reflector. Republican lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives are fleeing for the exits. News broke last week that two-term Rep. Jake LaTurner of Kansas, a shiny-cheeked lad of 36, would
Compassion in action: Leading with heart - Faculty, staff, and students associated with the Dalai Lama Fellows program at CU’s Renée Crown Wellness Institute recently traveled to Dharamsala, India, to seek guidance from His Holiness the Dalai Lama on compassionate and ethical leadership.
‘Where creatives come to die’ - By Toni Tresca and Shay Castle When voters decided to give more money to the arts in Boulder, they did so enthusiastically: 75% approved 2023’s Ballot Issue 2A, surrendering half of a general sales tax and greatly increasing funding for arts and culture
An Ode to Frasca Food and Wine - As Frasca celebrates 20 years, we recount the Boulder fine-dining restaurant’s impact and evolution. The post An Ode to Frasca Food and Wine appeared first on
Broncos draft roundtable: Trade up, trade back or stay put at No. 12? - What should the Denver Broncos do with the 12th overall pick in the first round of the NFL draft: Trade up, trade down or stick at No.
CU Boulder announces recipients of Campus Sustainability Awards - The 27th annual Campus Sustainability Awards program recognizes outstanding individuals and departments who demonstrate a sincere commitment to enhancing CU Boulder’s longstanding commitment to sustainability. Awardees exhibit innovation that directly
Foreign aid bill advances in U.S. Senate as McConnell chides GOP ‘isolationist movement’ - WASHINGTON — An additional $95 billion in military and humanitarian assistance for Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan is on a glide path to passage in the U.S. Senate after a bipartisan coalition of lawmakers voted Tuesday to limit debate on the package. The
CU Boulder to host two-day sustainability summit - The University of Colorado Boulder will hold its annual Campus Sustainability Summit on Wednesday and Thursday for people to learn about and advance sustainability on
Roger Rosengarten is ready for anything. The former Valor Christian star and 2024 NFL draft OL “is going to be a really good player.” - Roger Rosengarten only started playing offensive line his junior year at Valor Christian High. Six years later, he's grown a lot, accomplished a lot and stands poised to hear his name called during the first two days of this week's NFL
Gov’t watch: April 23, 2024 - Boulder City Council At the May 2 regular meeting, council will: This meeting will start at 7 p.m., an hour later than usual, because of a Youth Opportunities Advisory Board dinner.  Boulder County Commissioners During the week of April 29, commissioners
Fire insurance? - Has anyone else had trouble getting homeowners insurance? We’re being told the fire risk in Boulder is too high. submitted by /u/blissthismess [link]
Broomfield FISH hosts Stamp Out Hunger food drive - Broomfield FISH, a food bank and resource center, is once again teaming up with the National Association of Letter Carriers for national Stamp Out Hunger food drive day on May
Why do we move slower the older we get? New study delivers answers - It’s one of the inescapable realities of aging: The older we get, the slower we tend to move—whether we’re walking around the block or just reaching for the remote control. A new study led by CU Boulder engineers helps explain why. The
CU Boulder teams win big at New Venture Challenge finals - FoodWise won first place and Refr Sports won second place at the NVC finals on April 17, the culminating showcase of a season that brought innovative solutions for reducing food waste, expanding home ownership, improving hotel pricing and more. 
DPSCD summer school program will aim to keep students on track after the school year winds down - Every K-8 student in the Detroit Public Schools Community District has access to summer school programming this year, school officials said this week.During a school board committee meeting Monday, Superintendent Nikolai Vitti said the district will
Trump hush money trial transcripts to be made public - Trial proceedings are not broadcast and space inside the courtroom for members of the public is extremely limited, making the transcripts the best, most direct way for the public to follow along the first criminal trial of a U.S.
FRCC hosts mobile photonics lab through Thursday - A mobile lab set up at Front Range Community College through Thursday is providing visitors with an introduction to photonics with easy-to-understand, real-world
Red states fight growing efforts to give ‘basic income’ cash to residents - The economic gut punch of the pandemic and related assistance efforts such as the expanded child tax credit popularized the idea of directly handing cash to people in
Analysis: Voters got first true 2024 week with Trump on trial, Biden on the trail - The week’s running drama, as Trump’s first criminal trial got underway, marked a new phase of the 2024
16 multifamily units sold to Estes Park Housing Authority - The Estes Park Housing Authority has purchased a 16-unit apartment complex to help address the need for attainable worker housing in the tourist-dependent town at the gateway to Rocky Mountain National
Free cheeseburgers for the homeless - Hope this doesn't come across as an ad, but this might be a good way to have a restaurant you don't like very much donate food to homeless folk. Every day after the Rockies hit a double(so, basically, once every 2 or 3 days),
U.S. 6 through Clear Creek Canyon closed Tuesday night - U.S. 6 will be closed overnight between Interstate 70 and Colorado 119 starting at 6 p.m. for tunnel inspections, according to the Colorado Department of
Dietary choices are linked to higher rates of preeclampsia among Latinas - For pregnant Latinas, food choices could reduce the risk of preeclampsia, a dangerous type of high blood
Doctors take on dental duties to reach low-income and uninsured patients - Programs are expanding across the United States to integrate oral health into medical checkups for children, pregnant women, and others who cannot afford or do not have easy access to
Avian flu outbreak raises a disturbing question: Is our food system built on poop? - If it’s true you are what you eat, then most beef-eating Americans consist of a smattering of poultry feathers, urine, feces, wood chips and chicken saliva, among other food
BoCo, briefly: April 23, 2024 - BoCo employees move to unionize Employees of Boulder County filed for union recognition, CPR reported, becoming the second group to utilize a new state law allowing county government workers to unionize. Senate Bill 22-230, Collective Bargaining for
Join the Graduate School at Grad Bash - The Graduate School will be at this year’s Grad Bash to help celebrate graduate student accomplishments. Grad Bash will be held on May 2 at the Koenig Alumni Center. Getting
Chicago’s low-income families of students with disabilities eligible for new $500 grants - Sign up for Chalkbeat Chicago’s free daily newsletter to keep up with the latest education news.The city of Chicago is using pandemic relief money to offer $500 grants to students with disabilities who come from low-income families, Mayor Brandon
Running back Dylan Edwards leaving CU Buffs, to enter transfer portal - Colorado had planned on Dylan Edwards playing a big role in the offense this season. Edwards has other
Superior meeting on tap to discuss summer-long Rock Creek Parkway closures - A portion of Rock Creek Parkway in Superior will undergo roadwork from June to
The hidden job market and how to find it - Around 80% of jobs are never posted. To find unlisted positions, use the network you already have! Ask friends, family, professors and others in your network to keep you updated on projects and jobs that match your goals. You can schedule
New takes on a traditional tune: Jazz program arranges, records 3 styles of ‘Pomp & Circumstance’ -   As students and families prepare for the 2024 commencement ceremony at CU Boulder on May 9, there’s a buzz of excitement surrounding a unique musical endeavor set to take center stage.  The College of Music’s Thompson Jazz Studies Program is
Window repair recommendation? - The window itself is not broken but the hinge system is bent and the frame is cracked. Any recommendations for someone who can repair for a good price? Thanks! submitted by /u/Shroomkinnik [link] [comments]
How much do you donate annually? - Percentages preferred submitted by /u/Deep-Room6932 [link]
CHSAA sanctions girls flag football as Colorado becomes 11th state to make the sport official - In two years of a pilot program, girls flag football underwent explosive growth, capping out with about 1,300 players across 52 schools this past
An attempt to roll back protections for trans students in sports angers NYC students and families - Rebeca moved to New York City a year ago to protect her daughter, now 8, from increasingly trans-restrictive laws in Florida.So it came as a shock when she received a 7 a.m. text from a parent at her children’s school on March 21. A Manhattan
Missing jewelry - Hello! I went shopping on Sunday with my friend on pearl street. She accidentally left a Peppercorn bag that contained a jar of honey and some jewelry from el loro outside of Ku Cha house of tea/free people movement near the flowers. I know it’s
Caitlin Clark is set to sign a new Nike deal valued at $28 million over 8 years, reports say - By The Associated Press Caitlin Clark appears to be on the cusp of setting another record. The most prolific scorer in NCAA Division I history and the No. 1 overall pick in the WNBA draft will continue her association with Nike by signing a $28 million
Social media video claims to show Nikola Jokic’s brother punching another fan at Monday’s game - A video purporting to show the brother of Denver Nuggets star Nikola Jokic punching a fan after the Nuggets' game vs. the Los Angeles Lakers has gone viral on social
Trump could avoid trial this year on 2020 election charges. Is the hush money case a worthy proxy? - Trump faces serious charges in two cases over whether he attempted to subvert the Constitution by overturning the results of a fair election and illegally remain in
US government agrees to $138.7M settlement over FBI’s botching of Larry Nassar assault allegations - The U.S. Justice Department is paying a $138.7 million to settle more than 100 claims that it badly mishandled allegations of sexual assault against Larry Nassar in 2015 and 2016. It was a critical time gap that allowed the sports doctor to continue preying
Jamal Murray’s greatest shot: Before buzzer beater to stun Lakers, Murray needed encouragement from Nuggets - To understand how Jamal Murray can suddenly get so hot when he needs to rally, start with a