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As rising temperatures affect Alaskan rivers, effects ripple through Indigenous communities

April 11, 2023

Results published in February show how rivers can serve as a measurable quantity for understanding the cumulative impacts of climate change in Arctic regions.

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Bruns lands prestigious NSF CAREER research award to usher in next generation of “smart" tattoos

April 2, 2023

Assistant Professor Carson Bruns in Paul M. Rady Mechanical Engineering has received a prestigious National Science Foundation CAREER Award for research that investigates how the art of tattooing can incorporate the latest advances in nanotechnology to improve human health.

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Faculty set to host seminar on education, research practices, and ethics of ChatGPT

March 30, 2023

This session will provide a chance to hear from and have conversations with leading experts on the technical areas underlying ChatGPT and other generative AI, the uses of generative AI in university and K-12 education, and the ethical and societal issues associated with generative AI tools.

Professor Evan Thomas stands next to a water treatment system installed at a school in Rwanda.

Capitalism caused climate change. Can capitalism also solve it?

March 29, 2023

Professor Evan Thomas will discuss CU Boulder’s work to bring climate finance solutions to water quality challenges in the American West and East Africa at TedXCU on April 7 in Macky Auditorium.

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Former astronaut and NASA administrator offers advice, perspective to Boulder aerospace students

March 29, 2023

Former NASA administrator and astronaut Charles Bolden addressed University of Colorado Boulder students in a special seminar on the past and future of spaceflight and space exploration last week. Bolden served as the leader of NASA from 2009-2017 and flew on four space shuttle missions in the 1980s and 1990s...

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Graduate Student Appreciation Week on campus set for April 3–7

March 28, 2023

Graduate Student Appreciation Week offers a variety of free events, workshops and services to CU Boulder graduate students.

Kayla Sprenger

Video: How Kayla Sprenger Uses Computational Tools in Energy and Health Research

March 27, 2023

Kayla Sprenger is an assistant professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering and the Biomedical Engineering Program at CU Boulder.

Longji Cui

Cui earns CAREER Award for research in nanoelectronics and renewable energy technology

March 24, 2023

Assistant Professor Longji Cui has received a prestigious National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award for research he hopes will improve the next generation of nanoelectronics and renewable energy technology.

Shelly Miller

Engineering’s Shelly Miller to deliver Distinguished Research Lecture on April 20

March 23, 2023

Professor Shelly Miller was recently honored with a 2022 Distinguished Research Lectureship – one of the highest awards bestowed upon a faculty member at the University of Colorado Boulder by their peers.

Casie Venable

Civil engineering alumna advancing disaster risk reduction

March 21, 2023

Graduate school was not always part of Casie Venable’s (PhDCivEngr’20) plan.