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Big names from NASA, the NFL and the screen join 2017 Conference on World Affairs

Feb. 10, 2017

Former NASA Deputy Administrator and 2017 CWA Speaker, Dava Newman For its 69th season, the iconic Conference on World Affairs (CWA) at the University of Colorado Boulder will bring speakers from across the nation and 19 countries to campus to discuss issues ranging from space exploration and nuclear policy to...

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Mr. Apple Returns to Boulder

April 5, 2016

Steve Wozniak's mind is a busy place, and it moves very, very fast. The man himself can struggle to keep up. But the Apple co-founder isn’t too proud to ask for help reorienting himself after an enthusiastic digression: More than once April 4 he asked his CU-Boulder interviewers, “So, what...

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Conference on World Affairs: Steve Wozniak connects technology, education and the environment

April 5, 2016

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Steve Wozniak, Apple co-founder, kicks off CU's Conference on World Affairs

April 4, 2016

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak had a bit of advice for students at the University of Colorado: don't quit your day job, but make time for yourself to tinker.

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Conference on World Affairs, an Intellectual Free-for-All, Starts Today in Boulder

April 6, 2015

The Digital Age lets us riff through virtually every opinion and perspective in the world. But the Conference on World Affairs was gathering thinkers from around the globe in Boulder more than six decades ago, and today the 67th edition of the CWA will kick off at the University of...

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How People in Boulder Build Community out of a Conference

March 23, 2015

An annual meeting brings speakers from around the world together with students and local residents, in intimate settings.

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