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Raytheon Intelligence & Space Gifts $250,000 Fellowship Endowment

June 29, 2021

Raytheon Intelligence & Space, a Raytheon Technologies business, and the University of Colorado Boulder announced today the creation of the Raytheon Technologies Endowed Graduate Fellowship Fund. The $250,000 endowment will support top graduate students at the university’s College of Engineering and Applied Science.

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Lockheed Martin Satellite Mockup Installed in Aerospace Building

June 23, 2021

Lockheed Martin built and donated a special 1/3 scale GPS IIIF satellite mockup to the University of Colorado Boulder Ann and H.J. Smead Department of Aerospace Engineering Sciences. The full-sized GPS IIIF is the upgraded follow-on for the third-generation global positioning system satellite. Designed and built by Lockheed Martin, the...

Innovative partnership with Kiewit prepares infrastructure engineers

Innovative partnership with Kiewit prepares infrastructure engineers

Nov. 17, 2020

CU Boulder has partnered with Kiewit, one of the nation’s largest construction and engineering organizations, to launch the Kiewit Design-Build Program.

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The Ball Foundation Stands for Opportunity

Aug. 11, 2020

Opportunity is a powerful word. The right one can literally change a life. Lives, even. The Ball Foundation has long recognized this and believed partnering with CU Boulder to aid underrepresented students could make the state and the world richer for it. “Ball Corporation has a longstanding commitment to supporting...

New Industry and Foundation Relations team will strengthen partnerships

New Industry and Foundation Relations team will strengthen partnerships

Jan. 6, 2020

The University of Colorado Boulder today announced the consolidation of several different groups into a single streamlined, campus-wide team responsible for developing and maximizing the university’s relationships with industry and philanthropic foundation partners. “This consolidation of two vital partners and the new relationships they will generate will have great benefits...

New aerospace engineering building launches, gets VIP visits

New aerospace engineering building launches, gets VIP visits

Aug. 26, 2019

Visitors from across Colorado gathered at CU Boulder for an event celebrating the new Aerospace Engineering Sciences Building.

Venture Partners featured in Tech Transfer Central article about startups & industry partnerships

Venture Partners featured in Tech Transfer Central article about startups & industry partnerships

Aug. 22, 2019

Universities find a fertile source of industry partnerships: Their own start-ups

Ball Corporation contributes more than $1 million to CU Boulder

Ball Corporation contributes more than $1 million to CU Boulder

Aug. 21, 2019

CU Boulder announced two major gifts Thursday from Ball Corporation and its foundation, including a $1 million gift from Ball to support the university’s new Aerospace Engineering Sciences building opening this fall.

From Boulder to the Bay: Alumni investors connect with university startups at Silicon Valley summit

From Boulder to the Bay: Alumni investors connect with university startups at Silicon Valley summit

Aug. 20, 2019

On August 17, eight University of Colorado startups founded on faculty research traveled to Silicon Valley for a day-long retreat with CU Boulder alumni investors and friends.

No one wants the middle seat on airplanes. This design could change that.

No one wants the middle seat on airplanes. This design could change that.

July 25, 2019

Hank Scott, a lecturer in Smead Aerospace, and Kevin VanLiere (MechEngr BS'95) are working to improve the design of the middle seat on airplanes. They've received major media attention for their startup, Molon Labe Seating, which has just received FAA Certification of a new seat design to increase passenger space by utilizing a patented staggered payout.

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