Simone Hyater-Adams

Meet our graduates

May 6, 2019

Meet Aidan Rafferty and Doug Smith, two of our outstanding students graduating from the TAM program. Then learn about our five graduating PhD students - all women- all seeking to empower groups not traditionally engaged in engineering fields

Simone Hyater-Adams

Opening Doors

May 6, 2019

ATLAS PhD students seek to empower groups not traditionally engaged in engineering.

Babatunde Adegoke

ICTD and Babatunde Adegoke featured in CU Boulder engineering magazine

May 6, 2019

“I have the ability to choose whatever courses I want. I am able to find answers to all the questions that I have. So when I am designing technology solutions to problems now, I have better tools to do that.”

Doug Smith

Raising the bar

May 6, 2019

TAM grad recognized for strong work ethic

Aidan Rafferty stands by a  model of a rocket

Found in Space

May 5, 2019

Aidan Rafferty has been dreaming about space for as long as he can remember, and that didn’t change when he became an engineering student at CU Boulder. This TAM grad’s trajectory brought towards his dream career.

Sergio Rivera, Wei Miao & Mariana Tamashiro

ATLAS Expo Spring 2019

April 23, 2019

More than 90 student projects in virtual/augmented reality, design, games, wearable technology, interaction design, robotics, information technology for development and more.

Joel Swanson

Joel Swanson's artwork recognized in Denver and Chicago

April 23, 2019

Joel Swanson has been on the go this spring, with exhibitions opening in Denver and Chicago, and his joining the Octopus Initiative, an innovative program sponsored by Denver's Museum of Contemporary Art.

Katie Gach

Katie Gach's research informs Facebook's new legacy policies

April 10, 2019

On April 9 Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg announced new guidelines for memorial legacy accounts, and those changes were directly informed by research from ATLAS PhD candidate Katie Gach.

Nicole Johnson and Abigail Zimmermann-Niefeld

ATLAS PhD students honored by National Science Foundation

April 10, 2019

ATLAS PhD student Nicole Johnson and affiliated ATLAS PhD student Abby Zimmerman-Niefield have been selected as 2019 National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) fellows. team members from left to right: Devon Soto, Ted Thayer and Brandon Aguirre.

ATLAS grad student Ted Thayer helps NIMB.LY team to New Venture Challenge win

April 3, 2019

Ted Thayer, Creative Technologies and Design master's student in the creative industries track, was one of three students on the IT Track winning team for the New Venture Challenge Championships, taking home a $7,500 prize for their startup,, a revolutionary software platform that helps catering companies keep their events efficiently staffed.