Laurie Hathorn Elected as CWA Community Vice-Chair

Aug. 7, 2017

Laurie Hathorn has been elected by the Conference on World Affairs Program Committee chairs to serve as Community Vice-Chair for the 2017-18 academic year. The Vice-Chair assists the Community Chair with CWA Program Committee oversight and conference planning. Hathorn began volunteering with the conference in 2015, serving on the Business... Read more »

New campus map takes wayfinding to the next level

July 27, 2017

The Boulder campus has a new online map , and it goes way beyond what you might expect. It’s not just about building locations anymore. The new CU Boulder campus map lays out resources to help the campus community and visitors navigate the area six ways from Sunday . . . and Saturday.Read more »

Evans Scholar Student Shares CWA Experience

April 21, 2017

The University of Colorado is an incredibly unique place. Far beyond the beautiful landscape and weather, the school offers countless opportunities for growth, connection and once-in-a-lifetime experiences. One such opportunity is the Conference on World Affairs (CWA).Read more »

Former White House staffer Ellie Schafer makes debut at Conference on World Affairs

April 19, 2017

Ellie Schafer, former director of the White House Visitors Office, said that speaking at the Conference on World Affairs was “one of the most significant things I’ve done in my time since the White House.”Read more »

Don’t give up on LGBTQ rights, Conference on World Affairs panelists urge

April 17, 2017

While the Trump administration brings cause for concern for LGBTQ rights, it’s not time to panic yet, a group of panelists agreed at a Conference on World Affairs panel at CU Boulder Friday.Read more »
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Grand Canyon National Park’s first openly lesbian superintendent visits Boulder at Conference on World Affairs

April 16, 2017

The first openly lesbian superintendent of Grand Canyon National Park, Chris Lehnertz, came to CU Boulder on Friday. She talked about the future of the National Park Service and her role in fixing ongoing sexual harassment issues in the organization.Read more »

Panelists discuss nationalism in Trump era, and its flaws, at Conference on World Affairs

April 13, 2017


Panel asks: ‘Is it time to dump the Electoral College?’ at Conference on World Affairs

April 13, 2017


Importance of exercising empathy discussed at Conference on World Affairs

April 13, 2017


Role of whistleblowers in society is important, say panelists at Conference on World Affairs

April 13, 2017