Wil Srubar holding a block of concrete

Srubar's work recognized with Breakthrough Energy Foundation grant

Oct. 20, 2022

Research by Wil Srubar was recognized with a $500,000 Explorer Grant from Breakthrough Energy Foundation, a part of Bill Gates’ philanthropic venture capital organization that funds climate tech ventures.

Students stand by a zero-energy home they are building.

Architectural engineering receives DOE Zero Energy Design Designation

Oct. 4, 2022

The new DOE designation, awarded to 17 educational programs nationwide, honors post-secondary academic programs that require students to apply the best practices of zero energy design in their projects.

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CU Boulder's civil and environmental engineering rank in top 20 undergrad programs

Sept. 14, 2022

Six degree programs in CU Boulder's College of Engineering and Applied Science, including civil and environmental engineering, earned top 20 spots among public universities in U.S. News and World Report’s Best Undergraduate Engineering specialty rankings. U.S. News and World Report did not rank architectural engineering programs.

Pouring water into a glass.

CU Boulder selected to participate in EPA’s student design program

Aug. 8, 2022

Colorado Daily is spotlighting the University of Colorado Boulder's participation in a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency-funded program to develop a preliminary tool designed to help people around the world learn whether their drinking water is at risk of containing chemical toxins. “The goal here is to have an impact certainly...

Group photo of the summit.

Video Recaps: Colorado Construction Diversity Summit 2022

July 1, 2022

The University of Colorado Boulder hosted the first ever Colorado Construction Diversity Summit on April 1, 2022. The event focused on how everyone in the construction industry – from leadership to site managers – can help their companies build thriving, diverse teams. Check out video recaps of the conference below,...

Keith Molenaar

Civil professor selected as dean of CU Engineering

June 30, 2022

University of Colorado Boulder Provost Russell Moore today named Keith Molenaar dean of the College of Engineering and Applied Science , effective July 1. Moore said that in his interviews with the finalists, Molenaar’s approach impressed him on multiple levels. “I was impressed by Keith’s vision for CEAS, which is...

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Construction Diversity Summit coming to CU Boulder

March 11, 2022

The University of Colorado Boulder is hosting a Construction Diversity Summit to improve diversity, equity and inclusion in the construction industry. The free event is planned for April 1...

Complex lighting design in a modern building.

CU Boulder announces Architectural Lighting Certificate

April 12, 2021

The University of Colorado Boulder has established a new professional graduate certificate in architectural lighting. The program is designed for industry professionals to build their competence in the field, contribute more to their companies, and further advance their careers by earning college credits and achieving a professional credential granted by...

Clark Lindsay

“Compounding learning” leads to success for alumnus Clark Lindsay

March 31, 2021

Clark Lindsay (CivEngr'96) is the founder and CEO of Pacific Program Management. With 100 people at 16 locations across the U.S., PPM draws major clients to its commercial real estate services through its people-first focus.

Aaron Opdyke

New Face Honoree Takes Holistic Approach to Civil Engineering

Feb. 24, 2021

American Society for Civil Engineers (ASCE) has honored Mortenson Center alumni Dr. Aaron Opdyke as a 2021 New Face of Civil Engineering.