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    Tyler Gordon, CU-Boulder grad, dies in Yosemite climbing accident

    Friends remember Gordon, 21, as an intelligent, caring mentor
    05/29/2015 07:11 PM MDT
    Grieving friends are still trying to piece together what happened on El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, where University of Colorado graduate Tyler Gordon fell to his death in a climbing accident this week. 
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    CU-Boulder teams compete for cash, exposure at CSU startup competition
    05/28/2015 10:07 PM MDT - Blue Ocean Challengeblueoceanchallenge.com University of Colorado graduate student Christine Fanchiang wants more humans to travel in space. Full Story

    Feds drop investigation into CU-Boulder's accessibility to visually impaired students
    05/27/2015 05:37 PM MDT - The U.S. Department of Justice has dropped its investigation into whether the University of Colorado's technologies are accessible to blind students. Full Story

    CU-Boulder lands instrument on upcoming NASA mission to Europa
    05/26/2015 07:56 PM MDT - The University of Colorado's space footprint is growing again, with Tuesday's announcement that an instrument developed in Boulder has been picked to fly on a mission to Jupiter's icy moon, Europa. Full Story

    CU-Boulder prof to study cycling in the Netherlands
    05/24/2015 11:01 PM MDT - The last time he visited the Netherlands, University of Colorado professor Kevin Krizek was provided with three separate bikes to use during his stay. Full Story

    CU-Boulder's Conference on World Affairs sees dozens of staff, volunteer departures
    05/23/2015 02:36 PM MDT - The University of Colorado's Conference on World Affairs has experienced a mass exodus of staff members and volunteers in the last month. Full Story

    CU-Boulder pays feds $25,000 following former professor's alleged fiscal misconduct
    05/20/2015 08:39 PM MDT - After finding that a former researcher had violated its fiscal misconduct policy by setting up a company to sell marked-up lab equipment, the University of Colorado disclosed the alleged misuse of funds to the federal government. Full Story

    CU-Boulder film, English professor Bruce Kawin retiring after 40 years
    05/15/2015 04:07 PM MDT - In the early 1990s, a group of University of Colorado students wondered why there was nothing on the campus honoring alumnus and blacklisted screenwriter Dalton Trumbo. The students turned to film historian and English professor Bruce Kawin, who helped guide them through years of administrative procedures and facilitated connections in the film world so they could create a memorial for Trumbo.  Full Story

    CU-Boulder grad takes cross-country scooter ride for students in recovery
    05/14/2015 06:49 PM MDT - Robert Shearon is OK with the fact that his scooter can only go 30 miles per hour. In fact, he's pretty happy about it. The slow speed of Shearon's 4,600-mile road trip to raise scholarship funds for the University of Colorado's Collegiate Recovery Center helps him keep things in perspective. More time to think, he said. Full Story

    CU-Boulder drops bid to fire David Barnett with $290K settlement deal
    05/13/2015 12:18 PM MDT - The University of Colorado ended its months-long bid to fire David Barnett with a $290,000 settlement agreement reached Tuesday that includes the embattled philosophy professor's resignation. Full Story

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    Are car keys a thing of the past?

    The furor over General Motors' deadly ignition switch has the potential to doom the car key, a technology drivers have been using for 65 years. Full Story
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    Famous bidders lining up to buy Clippers

    Billionaires, entertainers and athletes alike announced their intentions to pursue the Los Angeles Clippers with varying degrees of seriousness Wednesday, proving the longtime losers will be quite a prize if the NBA is able to wrest control of the team away from Donald Sterling after his lifetime ban for racist remarks. Full Story
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    Louis CK is back and grumpier than ever

    Louie, who (like Louis) is a New York comic and a divorced father of two daughters, knows struggle and angst and cloudy wonderment. He views life through eyes with a stricken look, dwelling in a state of comfortable dread. Full Story