The winning team.

CU Boulder engineering students win 1st place in national Solar District Cup Competition

May 18, 2021

After working on their project for the entire academic year, University of Colorado Boulder engineering students placed first in a national design competition. The annual Solar District Cup Collegiate Design Competition is run through the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and the U.S. Department of Energy. The goal was to...

Carli Brucker

Brucker offered 2021–22 Fulbright award

May 13, 2021

CU Boulder students Carli Brucker, Jakki Davison and Keira Hook have been named Fulbright finalists for the 2021–22 academic year by the U.S. Department of State and the Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. The finalists will study, conduct research or teach abroad in the following countries: Brucker, Indonesia; Davison, Taiwan; Hook,...

Virtual Graduation Ceremony

Watch the Spring 2021 CEAE and EVEN Virtual Graduation Ceremony

May 11, 2021

The Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering and the Environmental Engineering Program would like to congratulate all of our 2021 bachelor of science, master of science, and doctor of philosophy graduates! We held a special live virtual graduation ceremony on May 7, 2021. If you missed it or want...

Shideh Dashti

Associate Professor awarded Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize

May 10, 2021

Associate Professor of Geotechnical Engineering and Geomechanics Shideh Dashti has received the 2021 Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize for “her work in advancing the state-of-the-art in evaluating and improving the seismic performance of structures on liquefiable soil deposits.” The award consists of a certificate and $400 cash prize...

Abbie Weeks

Environmental Engineering senior earns award for academic excellence and community service

May 5, 2021

Environmental Engineering senior Abbie Weeks has earned the 2021 Silver Medal Award from the College of Engineering and Applied Science. The honor recognizes graduating seniors who embody the values of...

Mark Hernandez

Hernandez featured in Washington Post COVID story

May 4, 2021

How one restaurant’s experiment may help diners breathe safely. Sierra Mar, a resort restaurant in Big Sur, Calif., has added new technology to reduce possible transmission of coronavirus and other of airborne pathogens

Diploma cover

CEAE and EVEN Spring 2021 Graduation Ceremony Information

May 4, 2021

Congratulations on your Graduation! The Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering Department and the Environmental Engineering Program at the University of Colorado Boulder will be hosting a livestream graduation ceremony. You're invited to join us to celebrate your accomplishment with fellow students, faculty, staff, family and friends. Friday, May 7th, 2021...

Collage of Kiewit Scholar photos.

Kiewit Design-Build Program Scholarship applications open until April 29

April 26, 2021

Collage of Kiewit Scholar photos. We are excited to open the application for the Kiewit Design-Build Program Scholarship for the 2021-2022 academic year). This scholarship is a great opportunity if you have an interest in transportation (roads, bridges, rail), power (including renewable sources), buildings, water/wastewater, oil and gas, mining, or...

The team

EVEN capstone design team shines at WERC Environmental Design Contest

April 23, 2021

A team of senior Environmental Engineering students have won three awards for their design work on PFOA and PFOS destruction at the Waste Management Education Research Conference (WERC) Environmental Design Contest. Claire Butler, Jenna Engelken, Mahalie Hill, Rita Trick, and Shelby Tilema are team BEHTT Insight -- the name comes...

Katy Hinkleman

PhD Student Awarded P.E.O. Scholarship

April 22, 2021

Architectural Engineering PhD student Katy Hinkleman has been awarded the Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.) Scholar Award for the 2021-2022 academic year. Hinkleman was one of 100 women to win the award out of 847 nominees. The P.E.O. Scholar Awards program was established in 1991 to “provide substantial merit-based awards for...