Discover: Plastered! Images from space show just how much snow has accumulated in large parts of the U.S. West

Feb. 25, 2019

After a shocking dearth of snow last year, the Sierra Nevada mountains of California and Nevada truly have been getting plastered, helping to build up the snowpack that millions of people depend on for water.

Colorado Sun: Plunkett: The awful lessons of Goodloe Sutton, racism and hate

Feb. 24, 2019

A strong editorial can change things. Its power comes from the fact it represents a voice far greater than any one individual. Writing editorials isn’t the same as other types of writing. Reading them puts you in a different state of mind. Chuck Plunkett, former Denver Post editorial page editor, directs the CU News Corps program within the journalism department at the University of Colorado Boulder. @chuckplunkett

IAWP Faculty News: February 2019

Feb. 5, 2019

Founding Director Mark Amerika was recently appointed a CU Professor of Distinction. In January 2018, Professor Amerika published his tenth book, remixthecontext (Routledge). Last fall, The British Computer Arts Society, in conjunction with Ravensbourne and Birbeck universities, sponsored the Beyond GRAMMATRON: 20 Years into the Future international symposium celebrating the...

IAWP Affiliate Faculty News: February 2019

Feb. 5, 2019

Julie Carr 's book, Someone Shot My Book, is a collection of critical and poetic essays published by the University of Michigan Press. According to the Press, "Carr’s essays push past familiar boundaries between the personal/confessional and experimental/conceptual strains in American poetry.” Read more about Carr’s book . Michelle Ellsworth...

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CMCI Now: Symbiosis

Feb. 3, 2019

After winning CU Boulder Grand Challenge funding, the co-founders of the new Nature, Environment, Science and Technology Studio for the Arts harness the symbiosis of artistic and scientific thinking.

Denver 7: Facebook aging challenge got us thinking about how to clear history on social media

Jan. 28, 2019

Featuring Information Science Assistant Professor Casey Fiesler

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CMCI Now: Willis-in-residence

Jan. 17, 2019

Assistant Professor Erin Willis is faculty in residence for CMCI’s Communication and Society Residential Academic Program, known as CommRAP, which is based in Buckingham. The unique position allows her to connect with students outside of the classroom or office hours.

Truthout: Can cooperatives save us from the next economic crisis?

Jan. 11, 2019

Featuring Media Studies Assistant Professor Nathan Schneider

Big Think: Income equality is getting worse. Can the co-op model solve this problem?

Jan. 9, 2019

Featuring Media Studies Assistant Professor Nathan Schneider

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CMCI Now: Your attention, please

Jan. 5, 2019

Fifty years after their seminal study on coverage of the 1968 presidential election, the founding fathers of agenda-setting research and CMCI’s Chris Vargo discuss how the media continue to shape what we think about.

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