Stories featuring graduate students. 


Solar Arcade

Fiske exhibits let you visit the sun without burning your feet

Jan. 31, 2020

CMCI PhD student Minso Kim was the designer and project manager for the second of those exhibits, an installation dubbed the Solar Arcade. She wanted her project to dive into the strange behavior of the sun’s contorting magnetic fields.

CSCW 2019

Information Science attends the 22nd ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing

Nov. 4, 2019

Faculty and students affiliated with the Department of Information Science will be presenting work at the CSCW 2019 conference, the premier venue for research on computer-supported cooperative work and social computing.

A woman seen through facial recognition software

Facial recognition software has a gender problem

Oct. 10, 2019

“We knew there were inherent biases in these systems around race and ethnicity and we suspected there would also be problems around gender,” said senior author Jed Brubaker, an assistant professor of Information Science. “We set out to test this in the real world.”

Photo by Con Karampelas on Unsplash

CU Boulder faculty and students tackle trending topics at AEJMC

Aug. 7, 2019

Twenty College of Media, Communication and Information faculty and graduate students are presenting 15 peer-reviewed research papers at the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication conference in Toronto today through Saturday, Aug. 10.

Green river

The Future of Water in the West

June 24, 2019

The Southwest is drying. During a 730-mile rafting trip down the Colorado River's main tributary, Heather Hansman (MJour'10) saw water scarcity up close.

IAWP Graduate Student News: Summer 2019

June 9, 2019

In February, PhD student Niki Tulk presented her multimedia installation piece, Ex Cutis Libra , at the CMCI media space. The work explores poetics around the ethics, archives and material process of binding books in human skin. She successfully defended her IAWP dissertation, "Trauma, Text and the Female Body: a...

Class of 2019: Department of Communication student awards

Class of 2019: Department of Communication student awards

May 8, 2019

Congratulations to our spring 2019 award recipients.

Fast Company: 7 problems with President Trump’s ‘American AI’ Initiative

Feb. 25, 2019

Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, a researcher at University of Colorado Boulder who studies gender recognition algorithms, believes that the government should work toward actual policies to hold agencies accountable for their AI development, not just technical guidelines:

IAWP Graduate Student News: February 2019

Feb. 5, 2019

Angie Eng (in collaboration with Atau Tanaka, Akio Mokuno, Hoppy Kamiyama and Celeste Hastings) had the Transmedia performance/installation premiere of Iconoclashgiftsfeld and Chasers: Yojimbo versus Fistful of Dollars at Roulette in New York City on March 21. Eng was awarded a mediaThe Foundation Grant to support this project. Laura Kim...

Arizona Public Media: Volunteers keep Saguaro National Park clean during shutdown

Jan. 8, 2019

Featuring Journalism Alumna Emma Gibson