Linden and Randall

Engineering a world of safer water

Nov. 14, 2019

No matter where you are in the world, Professor Karl Linden wants you to be able to turn on a tap and receive clean drinking water. It’s a basic, but vital, necessity that’s still missing from large swathes of the U.S. and low- and middle-income countries.

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The 2019 AEESP/EESF Student Video Competition Now Accepting Applications

Nov. 6, 2019

The Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP) and the Environmental Engineering Science Foundation (EESF) are hosting a Student Video Competition. The theme of the competition is “The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency turns 50.”


Radford Byerly, Jr. Award is Now Taking Applications

Nov. 5, 2019

The Center for Science and Technology Policy Research (CSTPR) within the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) at CU-Boulder is offering a $1500 award to an eligible CU-Boulder student

Dorothy Noble

A Noble Cause: Keeping Our Labs Safe

Nov. 4, 2019

Lab manager Dorothy Noble received the Challenge Coin Award from CU Boulder’s Department of Environmental Health and Safety, in recognition for her attention to safety, regulations and personal protective equipment (PPE) in all environmental engineering labs, while also being exceptional at day-to-day lab operations.

Holly Miller

Partnership puts valuable water quality information from Western Slope online

Nov. 1, 2019

Results from a new voluntary survey of private drinking water quality on the Western Slope through a partnership between CU Boulder, Delta County and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are available online now.


2020 ARBWF Scholarship Application is Available

Oct. 31, 2019

The Arkansas River Basin Water Forum is now accepting applications for the 2019/20 college scholarship program. The scholarships are intended to offset the students educational expenses and offer the fantastic opportunity to attend our Forum, free of charge, to network and meet water resources professionals.

Professor Evan Thomas

Improving drought resilience in East Africa with sensors, satellites and machine learning

Oct. 29, 2019

A team of researchers led by Professor Evan Thomas, director of the Mortenson Center in Global Engineering, has been awarded a three-year, $660,000 grant by NASA to join the SERVIR Applied Sciences Team, a joint venture between NASA and the U.S. Agency for International Development.

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Environmental Engineering Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Oct. 25, 2019

CU Boulder’s Environmental Engineering Program marked its 20th anniversary on Oct. 21 2019 with an evening celebration for faculty, students, staff and alumni.

Lauren Magliozzi

Fellowship Will Enable Student’s Arctic Mercury Fieldwork

Oct. 24, 2019

PhD candidate Lauren Magliozzi was recently awarded the Aiken Endowed Memorial Graduate Research Fellowship from CU Boulder’s Center for Water, Earth Science and Technology!

Indoor Particulate Matter Video

Indoor Particulate Matter Video Wins Conference Award

Oct. 23, 2019

Associate Professor Marina Vance and graduate student Julia Bakker-Arkema won first prize for their educational video “Indoor Particulate Matter and How to Limit Your Exposure” at the American Association of Aerosol Research (AAAR) 2019 Conference!