Leah Buechley is credited with the invention of the LilyPad Arduino for sewing with electronics. She went on to found and lead the Low-High Tech Group at the MIT Media Lab, where she was an associate professor.
Date: August 29, 2018 Time: 5:00-6:30pm Location: CU ATLAS
Join us for an evening with Avery Bang, founder and CEO of Bridges to Prosperity -- a United States-based nonprofit organization that partners with local governments to connect their rural last mile via pedestrian bridges.
An Evening with the nation’s most influential documentary-maker, Ken Burns. Every year, the Center of the American West presents the Wallace Stegner Award to an individual who has made a sustained contribution to the cultural identity of the West through literature, art, history, lore, or an understanding of the West. This year’s recipient is Ken Burns.
Date: October 2, 2018 Time: 7:00pm Location: Macky Auditorium
Justin Gold will share his startup story of how he founded Justin's while living in Boulder and leading the outdoor life. Then Specdrums, a startup founded by CU Boulder students and was recently acquired by Sphero, will tell how they met each other on campus and used resources to navigate their successful journey.
Date: October 3, 2018 Time: 5:30pm Location: Village Center, 510 30th St.
Andrea Lake: Founder of YogaJunkie, StickerJunkie, MentorMojo and more
Andrea's been founding and running companies since she was 18 years old, and now stands as the CEO of TEEacher. A former participant on "The Apprentice," Andrea has a unique perspective on entrepreneurship, and we're thrilled to have her for a Lunch-n-Learn!
Comes to CU Boulder to share her path in advertising, product development, technology, neuroscience and anthropology, which has led her to a unique method for tapping our innate creativity to yield profound changes as a leader and an individual.
Date: March 5, 2019 Time: 7:30pm Location: Macky Auditorium