“I’ll be avoiding campus like a plague.” —Matt Pike, a CU graduate student and philosophy instructor, on his plans for today’s 4/20 celebration on the Boulder campus.
“This won’t be the last school we’ll close or change. Higher education needs a rethink. It’s getting too expensive, and we’re leaving too many people outside of our doors. This is a beginning.” —Regent Stephen Ludwig, D-Lone Tree, on Thursday’s vote to close the University of Colorado’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
“We are going to saturate that area until it makes sense not to do so.” —CU police Cmdr. Tim McGraw on increased patrols around the edge of campus after a 20-year-old was held up at gunpoint and assaulted in the pedestrian tunnel that goes under Broadway just north of Baseline Road.
“She went out for a walk or something and went to go to bed, went to turn off her computer speakers, and saw the webcam. It was pretty big and it wasn’t hidden. She was going to notice it if she looked that direction.” —Erie Police Lt. Lee Mathis discussing the arrest of Gordon Schumacher, 35, on charges of second-degree burglary and unlawful sexual contact after police say they traced to him a 6-inch black webcam placed near computer equipment in the home of his 33-year-old neighbor in the 500 block of High Street.