University of Colorado (CU)


Thu August 9, 2012
London Olympics

Letters From London: August 9th

Owen Massey McKnight Flickr - Creative Commons

Freshly graduated and shipped off to London; Stephen Kasica is on assignment in London for the Olympics. He sent us this missive:

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Wed August 8, 2012

To Prevent A Tragedy, How Much Can A School Do?

Originally published on Wed August 8, 2012 4:15 pm

A Colorado judge on Thursday will consider whether to lift the gag order in the case of James Holmes, 24, who's accused of killing 12 and wounding dozens more at a movie theater last month.

NPR and other news organizations want access to case files, including a notebook that Holmes reportedly sent to a university psychiatrist before withdrawing from the school that may have described an attack.

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Tue August 7, 2012
London Olympics

Letters From London: August 7th

Shalaya Kipp, a CU Olympian, at the Tower of London on a much over-due sightseeing your now that the competition is over.
Stephen Kasica via Instagram


Sun August 5, 2012
London Olympics

Letters From London: August 5th

The official Nike style manual, don't leave home for the Olympics without it.
Stephen Kasica via Instagram


Sun August 5, 2012

Climbing With Chaos

Unsure of how to pick the hand and foot holds for an indoor rock climb? Try using chaos theory and a computer.
Jessica McDonald KUNC

Rock climbing is not on the list of sports at this summer’s Olympic Games in London. But for many Coloradans, rock climbing is a natural test of one’s athleticism—and wits. For one recent computer science graduate, rock climbing not only got him through school, but it became a topic of academic study.

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