Christopher Meloni

Actor Christopher Meloni

Dec. 1, 2014

With his steely blue eyes, sculpted Italian features and brawny physique, let’s just say actor Christopher Meloni (Hist’83) doesn’t have much to worry about in the looks department.

woman on couch eating popcorn holding remote

Origins: TIVO

Sept. 1, 2014

Click a remote or swipe a smartphone — recording television shows on a digital video recorder couldn’t be much simpler these days.

Kelly Graziadei

Leaning In, Facebook-style

Sept. 1, 2014

As a leader at Facebook, Kelly Graziadei (Jour’97) shows that it takes more than social skills to be successful.

Lenny and Sara Martinelli

Dynamic (Organic) Duo

Sept. 1, 2014

In the farm-to-table movement, Boulder restaurateurs-turned-farmers Lenny and Sara Martinelli walk the talk.

Amy Metier painting in her studio

Art Beyond Reason

Sept. 1, 2014

Amy Metier (MFA’79) makes bold strokes in abstract art.

Robert Meyers

Profile: Robert Meyers

Sept. 1, 2014

Selecting the best Irish pubs in America seems like an idea conceived in one; few follow through on the notion the next morning.

Angela Mader (InfoSys’01)

Profile: Angela Mader

Sept. 1, 2014

The thrill of a challenge and the power to create products that sell help fuel Angela Mader (InfoSys’01) as she grows her small business.

Heidi Dewell

Profile: Heidi Dewell

Sept. 1, 2014

For a high-end consumer goods company — as for chefs and epicures — presentation matters.

Illustration of Dr. Evil as grocery checker

Origins: Lasers

June 1, 2014

Right after Theodore Maiman (EngrPhys’49) successfully developed the laser in 1960, newspapers reported that a Los Angeles scientist had invented a death ray.

coffee beans

Are We Over-Caffeinated?

June 1, 2014

While traveling the world to understand everything there is to know about caffeine, Murray Carpenter uncovers some shocking surprises.