Bee on a flower.

CEDaR helps plan popular Pollinator Summit

Nov. 15, 2019

About 175 people attended the fourth annual Colorado Pollinator Summit, “Protecting Colorado’s Biodiversity," which was planned by the Community Engagement, Design and Research center and others. The Nov. 1 event featured plenary talks and panels on urban neighborhoods, landscaping for biodiversity and holistic farming in Colorado.

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CEDaR conference tackles challenges of city diversity and affordability

Oct. 22, 2019

Can you afford to purchase a home in Boulder? Most people can't. And many small businesses have been forced out by high rents. So have working families, students, university staff, immigrants and others. Gentrification. It's been happening across the country and especially in Colorado. Affluent people and businesses move in,...

Governor Polis signs a bill surrounded by mobile home activists celebrating

CEDaR-partner organization helped motivate bill protecting mobile homeowners' rights

May 23, 2019

Gov. Jared Polis signed into law a bill that expands regulatory protections for residents across the state’s roughly 900 mobile home parks.

University of Colorado Boulder environmental design junior Josef Nelson, left, shares his ideas about the Sixth Avenue Plaza with Christ Church International Pastor Matthew Spencer on Wednesday.

Times-Call features CU Boulder students suggestions for downtown Longmont enhancements

May 16, 2019

Art, kid-friendly features among ideas to breathe life into breezeways, alleys, plazas

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KGNU interviews Scot VanGenderen about CEDaR's Longmont project

May 7, 2019

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CEDaR project for enhancing downtown Longmont featured in Times-Call

April 26, 2019

CU Boulder students to present ideas for enhancing downtown Longmont

Artistic breezeway in Longmont

ENVD students to present ideas for enhancing downtown Longmont

April 4, 2019

Hear CU Boulder environmental design students present their design ideas for alleys, breezeways and plazas that can help increase the activity and vitality of Longmont's Main Street.

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Colorado MetroLab project wins "Innovation of the Month" award

March 28, 2019

A Colorado MetroLab project, the Green Infrastructure Decision Tool, has won MetroLab Network's March 2019 "Innovation of the Month" award, given to outstanding projects nationwide that involve local government and university partners.

Brian Muller

Q&A with Associate Professor Brian Muller

March 22, 2019

Get to know Associate Professor Brian Muller in this video interview where he answers questions submitted by students.

Drawing of University Hill

Event highlights Hill public art project

Jan. 29, 2019

Join us for a conversation about a new public art installation for University Hill, a collaboration between CEDaR, CU Boulder students and faculty and the city of Boulder.