Shawn Poe

What I Did With My EMP Degree: Civil Engineering

May 17, 2021

As the Director of Engineering for the City of Richardson, Texas, Shawn Poe is responsible for many of the civil engineering projects that keep the city running smoothly.

Chris Muldrow

EMP Alumnus Chris Muldrow named new director of the Smead Program

April 16, 2021

EMP Alumnus Chris Muldrow (ME Engineering Management 2010) was named director of the University of Colorado Boulder Ann and H.J. Smead Department of Aerospace Engineering Sciences Smead Program. As director, Muldrow will provide strategic direction and leadership for the nationally recognized program.

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EMP Instructor Ron Duren Jr. Co-Hosts New Leadership Frontiers Podcast

April 15, 2021

Ron Duren Jr., EMP Instructor, co-hosts the new Leadership Frontiers podcast focused on interviews with experts in leadership. The discussions explore leadership topics within business, education, non-profits, the public sector, social justice, and more. The podcasts, part of CU Boulder’s Center for Leadership , can be found here:

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March 11, 2021 Webinar: Graduate Application Process

March 17, 2021

Learn about the graduate application process in this recording of the March 11, 2021 Information Session. Kendra Thibeault, Admissions & Graduate Advisor, discusses the application process, an overview of program options, steps after applying and admission, and commonly asked questions.

Brian Muriithi

ENLP Student Brian Muriithi Named CU Student Leader of the Year

March 1, 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 31, 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.