CWA and CIC/RIO Partnership

April 10, 2023

The Conference on World Affairs (CWA) is excited to announce our partnership with the CU Boulder Climate Innovation Collaboratory and the CU Boulder Research & Innovation Office . This partnership provides CWA with support to be able to continue offering free events open to the public, provide student leadership stipends...


CWA/CE Partnership Announcement

April 3, 2023

Continuing Education Sponsors CWA Livestream for Seventh Consecutive Year The CU Boulder Division of Continuing Education continues its partnership with the Conference on World Affairs (CWA) for the seventh consecutive year to livestream major conference sessions to audiences in Boulder and beyond. As we celebrate another year of committed partnership,...


CU Conference on World Affairs returns in person and online April 6-9

Feb. 24, 2022

CWA returns in person with most sessions livestreamed online April 6-9, 2022. 100 diverse speakers and performers will participate in 125 events on the CU Boulder campus. All events are free and open to the public; schedule available mid-March.


JAWS selected for 2022 CWA Ebert Interruptus film series

Jan. 31, 2022

Film critic Josh Larsen returns to host the 2022 Ebert Interruptus showcasing this year's feature: Jaws, the 1975 American thriller directed by Steven Spielberg. Interruptus events begin at 3 p.m. daily April 6-9, 2022 in Macky Auditorium.


First-Ever CWA Course Offered Spring 2022 Semester

Nov. 8, 2021

The Conference on World Affairs and the Center for Leadership have partnered to offer a one-credit course for participation and involvement with Conference on World Affairs event this upcoming Spring 2022 semester. Learn more and register today!


Rosenbloom Endowed Symposium for the Exploration of Ideas Oct. 26

Sept. 14, 2021

Watch the recording of the annual Rosenbloom Endowed Symposium addressing the State of Equality in 2021. Oct. 26. Held on the CU Boulder campus in the Wittemyer Courtroom.


CWA Student Story: Rosenbloom Endowed Symposium for the Exploration of Ideas

Sept. 13, 2021

CWA Student Volunteer Lily Sergi shares an in-depth look at the 2022 Rosenbloom Endowed Symposium for the Exploration of Ideas. The event returned in-person with the CU Boulder Law School on Tuesday, October 26.

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"Amateur Hour: Presidential Character and the Question of Leadership"

April 19, 2021

Watch the May 19 recording of our virtual discussion between CU President Mark Kennedy and Lara M. Brown, Ph.D., Director and Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Political Management at George Washington University.


Watch CWA's "Modern Love" Series with Ty Tashiro

April 9, 2021

Inspired by The New York Times Modern Love— about relationships, feelings, betrayals and revelations, the Conference on World Affairs human condition program committee shares CU student stories of modern love in a series of video performances ending with a virtual discussion with CWA speaker and CU alum Ty Tashiro.


Colorado prisons chief to read story of a former inmate online Wednesday night

April 7, 2021

State prisons chief Dean Williams will read the personal narrative of a former inmate Wednesday night online, as part of the JustUs project of the Motus Theater in Boulder. The free performance, which begins at 7 p.m., is part of the 73rd Conference on World Affairs at University of Colorado Boulder and livestreamed on the conference's YouTube page.