Student installing solar panel

Native students tackle reservation’s persistent engineering challenges

July 16, 2015

Challenges faced by American Indian reservations are many: lack of educational opportunity, high dropout rates, low representation in fast-growing STEM fields and therefore career opportunity, and dilapidated and unsafe housing options among them. However, a National Science Foundation-funded research and mentoring program for American Indian high school students run by...

Conference attendees tour CU lighting lab

CU-Boulder student session, tour brighten up lighting conference

June 5, 2015

Students, faculty and alumni of architectural engineering were among the presenters at the Council for Optical Radiation Measurements ’ (CORM) 2015 Technical Conference this spring at the University of Colorado Boulder. More than 40 attendees gathered at the Engineering Center for the three-day event, which was focused on bringing together...