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MS-EE listed as one of the 21 Low-Cost Online Master's Degrees

July 9, 2019

Inside Higher Ed listed CU Boulder's online master's as one of the 21 low-cost online master's degrees from Coursera and edX.

Barnes receives an award on stage at BIOEM 2019
Barnes honored at bioelectromagnetics conference

July 3, 2019

Distinguished Professor Emeritus Frank Barnes was honored this week for having the most influential paper of the last five years in the journal Bioelectromagnetics.

A phone showing the test presidential alert sent in 2018
National emergency alerts potentially vulnerable to attack

June 20, 2019

A team of researchers from CU Boulder discovered a back door through which hackers might mimic presidential alerts.

Gopinath discusses a project with a postdoc in her lab.
CUbit Quantum Initiative breaking barriers across CU Boulder campus

May 30, 2019

While the initiative is only five months old, Associate Director Juliet Gopinath said she has been energized by the potential of the cross-campus project.

Witt with Dean Bobby Braun at the Engineering Alumni Awards ceremony.
“I’m not any smarter than the average engineering student, I just work incredibly hard”

May 7, 2019

Catherine Witt honored as spring 2019 Outstanding Graduate for Academic Achievement for the Department of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering.