Brian Muriithi

ENLP Student Brian Muriithi Named CU Student Leader of the Year

Feb. 28, 2021

The Center for Leadership has announced recipients of the 2020–21 Newton Endowed Chair in Leadership Student Leaders of the Year, and ENLP student Brian Muriithi has been named an awardee. The CU Boulder Student Leaders of the Year awards recognize those individuals participating in campus leadership programs who have demonstrated...

Jessica Rush Leeker

Equity, Inclusion and Diversity in Engineering: Why They Matter

Jan. 22, 2021

Diversity, equity and inclusion are not givens in any profession. But CU Boulder’s Engineering Management Program is working hard to keep the conversation front and center in the engineering profession.

Bill Van Atten in the classroom

Building a Career in Two Acts: Marine Corps Vet, Bill Van Atten

Dec. 17, 2020

Drawing on the organizational and logistical skills he gained during a 22-year career in the Marine Corps, Bill Van Atten reflects on how he translated his military experience into the civilian sector.


Engineering Leadership: It’s Not Just Technical Skill

Nov. 16, 2020

“Leadership and learning are lifelong endeavors.” How one Naval officer developed career-boosting engineering leadership skills at CU Boulder EMP.

Brent Phillips in a classroom

Is an Engineering Project Management Certificate the Competitive Advantage You Need?

July 30, 2020

Project management tools have revolutionized the global workplace. Gain project management skills and thinking to advance your career with an engineering Project Management Graduate Certificate from CU Boulder EMP.

Prerna Nayyar

EMP Alumni Spotlight: Prerna Nayyar, Program Manager at Microsoft

June 15, 2020

Read how one engineer’s journey from India to CU Boulder’s Engineering Management Program led her to a new future at Microsoft.

students in class

Engineering Graduate Certificate vs Engineering Management Master’s Degree: How to Choose

May 7, 2020

When it comes to engineering management a graduate engineering certificate or a master’s degree both offer career value. How do you choose?

Bob Burns

What Is It Like to Attend An Online Engineering Management Master's Program?

March 30, 2020

Learn what the experience is really like at CU Boulder’s online engineering management master’s program. What can it do for your career?

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Benefits of liberal arts & sciences for engineering leaders

March 24, 2020

Faculty Director of the Engineeng Leadership Program, Shilo Brooks, examines the lives of the Wright brothers and their invention of the airplane to argue that future engineering leaders could benefit from more robust exposure to the liberal arts and natural sciences. Such exposure fosters a curiosity, intellectual agility, and love...

Professor Christy Bozic

5 Reasons Why An Engineering Management Degree Will Advance Your Engineering Career

March 16, 2020

A degree in engineering management CU Boulder teaches engineers to speak the language of business, helping them progress in their careers.