<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Campus Life]]> <![CDATA[Collegify your phone]]> You may have a smart phone, but these mobile-specific apps and campus services will make yours a smarter phone for a student.]]> <![CDATA[Better safe]]> Don’t let all the warm-and-fuzzies give you a false sense of security. You still need to watch your back, even in beautiful Boulder.]]> <![CDATA[Meet your president(s)]]> <![CDATA[2012 Student Guide | Taking the reins in CU Boulder student government]]> <![CDATA[Seeing Stan with one's own eyes]]> It all started with a walk. I had arrived in Boulder the night before for my film studies job interview, and my first official engagement, I was told, would be 'breakfast with Brakhage.' I can't say I slept too well.]]> <![CDATA[Getting a grip on your GPA]]> Believe it or not, college is not exactly what the movies crack it up to be. You can do well in your courses and join a fraternity.]]> <![CDATA[Getting involved at CU]]> Exploring a new world is always daunting. And, in a way, attending a large school like the University of Colorado Boulder is similar to navigating a new world — one with uncharted territories and a whole host of alien counterparts.]]> <![CDATA[Campus shortcuts]]> Engineering students have most if not all their classes in the Engineering Center, but most majors aren’t that lucky. Students, especially those in the College of Arts & Sciences, can have class on one side of campus and their next class on the opposite side, with only 10 minutes to get there. But these campus shortcuts will help you get to class on time.]]> <![CDATA[2012 Student Guide | CU students: Your tuition includes...]]> Now that you´ve (almost) paid your tuition and fees, there may be things that feel like free services, and you should take full advantage of them.]]> <![CDATA[2012 Student Guide | Dorm food gourmet]]> A note to incoming freshmen: Life outside the parental womb is complicated. You might be used to home-cooked meals, rent-free housing, structure and supervision, but all that is about to change as you take your first baby steps into the real world.]]> <![CDATA[2012 Student Guide | It’s your education, choose wisely]]> Amidst all of CU Boulder's diversity, from accounting to Yiddish, there is one constant: the Faculty Course Questionnaire, otherwise known as the FCQ.]]> <![CDATA[2012 Student Guide | A genuine student news alternative to Brand X]]> <![CDATA[The unofficial campus tour]]> As a recent graduate after not four but five years — called an Academic Victory Lap — I consider myself an expert on Colorado’s first public university. So I took the tour again, and I noticed there was some vital information omitted.]]> <![CDATA[Tips for the freshmen]]> <![CDATA[2012 Student Guide | Who you gonna call?]]> Just because your mom isn’t around to help doesn’t mean you won’t survive. All you really need to know is where to go when it’s time to seek some outside help.]]>