Get Involved

Discover the latest outreach and engagement lectures, exhibits, performances and more presented by faculty, staff and students both on- and off-campus.

Add An Event

To add an event to this calendar listing, use the campus Events Calendar and choose “Outreach and Engagement” in both the Group and Interest categories.

  • Trash the Runway exhibit at the CU Museum of Natural History!

    Young designers. Creative genius. Inspiring fashions. The CU Museum will once again be decked out with a special collection of original garments, designed and constructed by local artists, grades 6-12. Stop by the BioLounge to see this season's coolest haute couture creations, made from upcycled materials, as part of Boulder's own Trash the Runway fashion show. Learn how making better decisions about the clothing we buy and how we dispose of it c…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jun 28

    All Day

  • Endurance PhD/MA Seminar Series: Resiliency & Habits - Summer 2022

    Resiliency is instrumental to sustainability, endurance, and long-term success. Luckily, there are many different skills you can learn to help build a resiliency practice. One of the most important aspects of resiliency is the creation and development of habits. This Summer, join Leslie Blood, PhD, Director of Graduate Community and Program Development, to focus on determining which habits move us towards alignment and then putting them into p…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jun 28

    11:00 AM

  • All's Well That Ends Well: By William Shakespeare

    A smart and sexy coming-of-age romp set in elegant 1950s France, "All’s Well That Ends Well" introduces audiences to Helen and Bertram—one, a brilliant but poor physician’s daughter, the other, a wealthy, roguish soldier—as they grow up and grow into themselves in order to find love. Since 1958, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival has delighted audiences with professional theatre on the CU Boulder campus. Complete your Colorado summer with Shakesp…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jul 1

    7:30 PM

  • The Book of Will: By Lauren Gunderson

    "Not of an age, but for all time." So reads the posthumous tribute to Shakespeare in the First Folio, the first-ever published compilation of the playwright's work. An evocative love letter to one of theatre's greats, "The Book of Will" tells the heartfelt and hilarious true story of the artists and friends who undertook the herculean effort to publish the Bard's plays in the wake of his death. Since 1958, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival has d…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jul 2

    8:00 PM

  • Endurance PhD/MA Seminar Series: Wellness Deep Dive - Summer 2022

    Self-awareness is an essential part of wellness and personal development. This seminar is an invitation to take a “deep dive” into your strengths, motivation, approach to tasks and relationships, and your personal hang ups. Our goal is to help you apply that knowledge towards holistic wellness. Dr. Leslie Blood, Director of Graduate Community and Program Development, and guest speaker, Dr. Stacy Gerberich, CAPS Embedded Therapist for the Gradua…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jul 4

    9:00 AM

  • Two Gentlemen of Verona: By William Shakespeare

    Friend or foe? While traveling abroad in Northern Italy, best friends Valentine and Proteus find themselves at odds over the same girl, putting their fidelity to the test. In "The Two Gentlemen of Verona," Shakespeare delivers a charming adventure complete with romantic intrigue, disorderly servants and a band of honorable outlaws. Since 1958, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival has delighted audiences with professional theatre on the CU Boulder c…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jul 6

    7:00 PM

  • Coriolanus: By William Shakespeare

    Follow the tumultuous career of one of ancient Rome’s super soldiers in Shakespeare’s white-hot war play. An enduring, resonant tale, "Coriolanus" raises questions about the power of common people, the efficacy of leaders who always speak their mind and the strength of a democracy run by polarizing political schemes. Since 1958, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival has delighted audiences with professional theatre on the CU Boulder campus. Complete…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jul 16

    7:30 PM

  • Grad+ Summer Book Club

    This summer, join us in reading GRIT: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth. We will discuss the book and how to apply it to our own work and lives. "Why do some people succeed and others fail? Sharing new insights from her landmark research, Angela explains why talent is hardly a guarantor of success. Angela has found that grit—a combination of passion and perseverance for a singularly important goal—is the hallmark of high…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jul 19

    3:00 PM

  • Self-Care for Leaders

    Revisit and reflect on your goals for self-care. Explore how to create supportive teams and learn strategies to communicate more effectively with those you work with. Jennie Bernstein, PsyD, Training and Coaching Program Manager, and James Huffman, Academic Partnerships and Outreach Program Manager, from the Health Promotion Office will guide you through this two-part series tailored to graduate students. Open to all graduate students and postd…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jul 20

    12:00 PM

  • The Alchemist: By Ben Jonson (1572-1637)

    Lovewit has left his London home in the care of his trusted servant Jeremy, who promptly changes his name and transforms the property into headquarters for an elaborate criminal enterprise. A laugh-out-loud satire from the slick wit of Shakespeare's rival Ben Jonson, the Original Practices performance of "The Alchemist" is a can't-miss, one-night-only event. Since 1958, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival has delighted audiences with professional …

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Aug 2

    6:30 PM

  • Trash the Runway exhibit at the CU Museum of Natural History!

    Young designers. Creative genius. Inspiring fashions. The CU Museum will once again be decked out with a special collection of original garments, designed and constructed by local artists, grades 6-12. Stop by the BioLounge to see this season's coolest haute couture creations, made from upcycled materials, as part of Boulder's own Trash the Runway fashion show. Learn how making better decisions about the clothing we buy and how we dispose of it c…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jun 28

    All Day

  • Endurance PhD/MA Seminar Series: Resiliency & Habits - Summer 2022

    Resiliency is instrumental to sustainability, endurance, and long-term success. Luckily, there are many different skills you can learn to help build a resiliency practice. One of the most important aspects of resiliency is the creation and development of habits. This Summer, join Leslie Blood, PhD, Director of Graduate Community and Program Development, to focus on determining which habits move us towards alignment and then putting them into p…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jun 28

    11:00 AM

  • All's Well That Ends Well: By William Shakespeare

    A smart and sexy coming-of-age romp set in elegant 1950s France, "All’s Well That Ends Well" introduces audiences to Helen and Bertram—one, a brilliant but poor physician’s daughter, the other, a wealthy, roguish soldier—as they grow up and grow into themselves in order to find love. Since 1958, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival has delighted audiences with professional theatre on the CU Boulder campus. Complete your Colorado summer with Shakesp…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jul 1

    7:30 PM

  • The Book of Will: By Lauren Gunderson

    "Not of an age, but for all time." So reads the posthumous tribute to Shakespeare in the First Folio, the first-ever published compilation of the playwright's work. An evocative love letter to one of theatre's greats, "The Book of Will" tells the heartfelt and hilarious true story of the artists and friends who undertook the herculean effort to publish the Bard's plays in the wake of his death. Since 1958, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival has d…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jul 2

    8:00 PM

  • Endurance PhD/MA Seminar Series: Wellness Deep Dive - Summer 2022

    Self-awareness is an essential part of wellness and personal development. This seminar is an invitation to take a “deep dive” into your strengths, motivation, approach to tasks and relationships, and your personal hang ups. Our goal is to help you apply that knowledge towards holistic wellness. Dr. Leslie Blood, Director of Graduate Community and Program Development, and guest speaker, Dr. Stacy Gerberich, CAPS Embedded Therapist for the Gradua…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jul 4

    9:00 AM

  • Two Gentlemen of Verona: By William Shakespeare

    Friend or foe? While traveling abroad in Northern Italy, best friends Valentine and Proteus find themselves at odds over the same girl, putting their fidelity to the test. In "The Two Gentlemen of Verona," Shakespeare delivers a charming adventure complete with romantic intrigue, disorderly servants and a band of honorable outlaws. Since 1958, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival has delighted audiences with professional theatre on the CU Boulder c…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jul 6

    7:00 PM

  • Coriolanus: By William Shakespeare

    Follow the tumultuous career of one of ancient Rome’s super soldiers in Shakespeare’s white-hot war play. An enduring, resonant tale, "Coriolanus" raises questions about the power of common people, the efficacy of leaders who always speak their mind and the strength of a democracy run by polarizing political schemes. Since 1958, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival has delighted audiences with professional theatre on the CU Boulder campus. Complete…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jul 16

    7:30 PM

  • Grad+ Summer Book Club

    This summer, join us in reading GRIT: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth. We will discuss the book and how to apply it to our own work and lives. "Why do some people succeed and others fail? Sharing new insights from her landmark research, Angela explains why talent is hardly a guarantor of success. Angela has found that grit—a combination of passion and perseverance for a singularly important goal—is the hallmark of high…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jul 19

    3:00 PM

  • Self-Care for Leaders

    Revisit and reflect on your goals for self-care. Explore how to create supportive teams and learn strategies to communicate more effectively with those you work with. Jennie Bernstein, PsyD, Training and Coaching Program Manager, and James Huffman, Academic Partnerships and Outreach Program Manager, from the Health Promotion Office will guide you through this two-part series tailored to graduate students. Open to all graduate students and postd…

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Jul 20

    12:00 PM

  • The Alchemist: By Ben Jonson (1572-1637)

    Lovewit has left his London home in the care of his trusted servant Jeremy, who promptly changes his name and transforms the property into headquarters for an elaborate criminal enterprise. A laugh-out-loud satire from the slick wit of Shakespeare's rival Ben Jonson, the Original Practices performance of "The Alchemist" is a can't-miss, one-night-only event. Since 1958, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival has delighted audiences with professional …

    On-Campus  |   Event Details 

    Aug 2

    6:30 PM