Former NFL linebacker talks concussions at Conference on World Affairs panel

April 11, 2017


Ex-NASA official tells CU conference, “We have to keep exploring”

April 11, 2017

Dava Newman launched the Conference on World Affairs into its first day.Read more »

Ex-NASA official at CU's Conference on World Affairs: 'We have to keep exploring'

April 10, 2017

Newman, former deputy administrator of NASA, spoke to a packed Macky Auditorium on the University of Colorado's Boulder campus on Monday morning, delivering the keynote speech that launched the Conference on World Affairs into its first day.Read more »

In the Know: How CWA enriches student life

April 7, 2017

Students often do not realize volunteering with the Conference of World Affairs (CWA) can impact their CU Boulder experience in many ways. In fact, simply attending a CWA panel can enrich student perspectives. Senior Soraya Latiff and sophomore Dante Pasionek have an insider’s view into the events of the week.Read more »

Democracy in the Dark

April 6, 2017

One of the great pleasures of living in Boulder is once again upon us with the 69th iteration of the Conference on World Affairs (CWA). For the uninitiated, the conference is a weeklong discussion of “all things conceivable” as the late, great Roger Ebert put it. Free and open to... Read more »

7 Reasons Why You Want to Visit the Conference on World Affairs

April 3, 2017

You’ve heard the hypothetical question: If you could sit down and chat with one influential person, who would it be and what would you ask? In a way, that’s the heart of a unique, annual event in Boulder. It’s called the Conference on World Affairs.Read more »

Transportation Partners Help Make CWA Week Possible

March 31, 2017

Transportation is one of the most complicated logisitc pieces of the Conference on World Affairs week . Our student volunteers shuttle all 100 participants to and from the Denver International Airport , around the town of Boulder, and on the CU campus, while attendees of the CWA have to locate... Read more »
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Reviving A Vision

March 31, 2017

The Conference on World Affairs Places its finger on the pulse of its own community as it aims to bring new life to a long-held tradition.Read more »

CWA Thanks Our Community Partners

March 30, 2017

Many of the Conference on World Affairs resources come from the generous support of our partners and sponsors . There are fixed costs associated with hosting 100 speakers and providing 200 sessions free of charge over the course of CWA Week , (this year April 10-14) and operational expenses are... Read more »

So Much More Than Lectures- CWA Releases 2017 Program & Schedule of Events

March 22, 2017

The 2017 Conference on World Affairs offers a new variety of session formats, performances, and interactive features. The conference will be held April 10-14 on the CU Boulder campus and is free and open to all. The 69th CWA program and schedule is now available and in it, audiences will... Read more »