Engineering Design Expo

Engineering Design Expo

March 27, 2019

Engineering Plus and the Integrated Teaching and Learning Programs host a Design Expo every semester to showcase student projects. Please join us April 27th from 10:30 to 12:30 to see all the amazing projects this year. Students, parents, siblings, and teachers can experience engineering and technology in action! Plenty of...

Artificial Glacier in the Himalayan Desert

Engineer Creates Artificial Glaciers

July 26, 2018

Finding a reliable source of water can be difficult- especially if you are in the Himalayan desert! That is why an engineer came up with an innovative way to help farmers grow and irrigate crops. Ice Stupa Glaciers capture extra water during the cold winter season and then melt naturally...

Sustainable engineering opportunity in coastal Ecuador.

Sustainable Engineering Opportunity In Coastal Ecuador!

March 9, 2018

Did you read our e+ February Student Spotlight , where Elijah was inspired to make a difference in the world through his travel experiences in Ecuador? Learn how you can join this life-changing summer program this year! Are you interested in architecture, sustainable design, environmental studies, agroforestry, engineering, volunteer work...

MCEN 3025 - Component Design, Drill Powered Vehicle design project

Component Design Run-off in MCEN 3025

Dec. 12, 2016

The Drill Powered Vehicle design projects, in MCEN 3025 - Component Design , were judged and raced at the Idea Forge on December 6th, 2016! The Drill Powered Vehicle project asks students to apply their knowledge of machine components. Teams of five students design, prototype, and race a vehicle using...

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program

Apply for the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program!

Dec. 1, 2016

The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) provides support and funding to students bold enough to follow their curiosity into partnership with CU's pioneering faculty as they explore the frontiers of knowledge by conducting research, scholarly and creative projects in all fields of study. Applications for the Summer 2017 and Academic...

Campus of Drexel University, location of workshop in November.

Bridging UTeach & Engineering

Sept. 19, 2016

The first annual UTeach Engineering Workshop will be held from November 9-11, 2016 at Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania! Over the last few years a conversation has been ongoing to increase participation of the engineering disciplines in the UTeach community. In an effort to expand this discussion, UTeach Co-Directors and Engineering Faculty from UTeach replication sites are invited to attend the inaugral UTeach Engineering Workshop.

Spatial Visualization exercise for students.

Spatial Visualization gives students a powerful boost!

May 27, 2016

Spatial visualization skills (SVS), particularly the ability to visualize in three dimensions, are vital to engineering and other STEM disciplines. They’re critical for student retention, and because practicing and improving these skills impacts...

Engineering Plus student, Andi.

Interview with e+ student, Andi

May 9, 2016

When recently asked why the e+ CU Teach Engineering concentration at CU Boulder was a good fit for her future career goals, e+ student Andi was eager to share her story...

CU Boulder campus with flatirons in background.

How to Choose the Right College for You

May 9, 2016

Choosing the right college is one of the most important decisions you will make in life. Excitement and a hint of terror can make the experience overwhelming. Here are several tips to help you focus on what is important when deciding where to invest on your college education...

Students at Design Expo, CU-Boulder

What is Engineering Plus? And, CU Teach Engineering?

March 11, 2016

This is one of the most asked questions about our Engineering Plus degree program. Engineering Plus is a degree program within the College of Engineering and Applied Science at CU Boulder...