NEST Gallery

CU Boulder pop-up exhibit merges science and art

Sept. 19, 2018

A new University of Colorado Boulder exhibit opening Friday, Sept. 21 highlights the symbiosis of artistic and scientific thinking. Embryonic, the premiere exhibit for the Nature, Environment, Science and Technology (NEST) Studio for the Arts, includes paintings, sculpture and multimedia.

Como Fue poster

Summer at CMCI Now

Sept. 14, 2018

Check out the summer 2018 digital issue of CMCI's magazine, CMCI Now.

Book cover

Assistant Professor Nathan Schneider to speak about new book on the co-op movement

Sept. 11, 2018

Schneider’s new book, Everything for Everyone: The Radical Tradition That Is Shaping the Next Economy, explores the history and future of the cooperative movement and its ties to local, national and international economies.

Hurricane on radar

CMCI Now: Keeping an eye on the hurricane

Sept. 10, 2018

Professor Leysia Palen and students are scouring through tweets from the 2017 hurricane season for a project designed to make forecast images easier to understand for those in harm’s way.

The 2018 Fellows

Five award-winning journalists named Center for Environmental Journalism Scripps fellows

Aug. 24, 2018

The new fellows include a CNN producer and nationally-known book authors and magazine journalists. Their work has appeared in such outlets as The Atlantic, National Geographic, The New York Times, Outside Magazine and more.

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International conference on media and religion brings scholars from across the globe to Boulder

Aug. 6, 2018

International scholars on media, journalism, politics and religion from 32 countries are gathering at the University of Colorado Boulder August 8 -11 to explore the relationship between media, religion and public scholarship. The College of Media, Communication and Information ’s Center for Media, Religion and Culture (CMRC) will host the...

cover art for Danielle's story

SIGCHI Interactions: The good, the bad, and the biased—five ways visualizations can mislead (and how to fix them)

July 23, 2018

Information Science Assistant Professor Danielle Szafir wrote this month's cover story for SIGCHI Interactions, the magazine of the human-computer interaction community.

Photo of Casey by Cliff Grassmick, Daily Camera staff photographer

Daily Camera: CU Boulder researcher is campaigning to make Barbie better

July 23, 2018

Information Science Assistant Professor Casey Fiesler, a social computing researcher, went viral when she critiqued Barbie a few years ago for its representation of women in technology. Since then, Mattel reached out to her to act as a consultant for a robotics Barbie that came out a few weeks ago. (Photo by Cliff Grassmick, Daily Camera staff photographer.)

Dr. Maxwell McCombs, Dr. Donald Shaw and Dr. David Weaver.

50 Years in Agenda Setting Research: Past and Future Perspectives Conference

July 18, 2018

To celebrate agenda setting’s important role in mass communication theory, CMCI invited junior and senior scholars alike to attend a three-day conference focused on past, present, and future applications. Honored guests included the three seminal theorists.

Megafire award

Kodas wins Colorado Book Award for Megafire

June 28, 2018

Author and Deputy Director of CU Boulder’s Center for Environmental Journalism, Michael Kodas, received the 2018 Colorado Book Award in general nonfiction for his book Megafire: The Race to Extinguish a Deadly Epidemic of Flame.

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