Shaye Palagi Wins NSF Grad Research Fellowship

March 30, 2017

Congratulations to EDC student, Shaye Palagi, on winning a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship! Shaye earned one of 2,000 awards nationwide for her work on . Shaye is highligted in today's CU Today news release about the 27 award winners on the CU Boulder campus this year. Congratulations are... Read more »

Research Travel Grants Now Available for EDC Students

March 19, 2017

This year, the Mortenson Center has $10,000 per year to support students enrolled in the Graduate Certificate in Engineering for Developing Communities to conduct research for their EDC-related MS thesis or PhD dissertation. Students must have completed at least 15 graduate credit hours at CU Boulder, in their current degree... Read more »

Updated EDC Grad Certificate Enrollment Form

Jan. 20, 2017

All students who are new to the Graduate Certificate in EDC need to download and complete this form . Your academic advisor's signature is required, as is the identification of which classes will or will not count towards your existing degree requirements.Read more »

EDC Student Photo Directory Now Live

Jan. 20, 2017

Check out a sample of our current EDC students on the new student photo directory .Read more »

2017 Fellowship Applications Due 1/13/2017!

Jan. 7, 2017

Current EDC students may apply for fellowships for the Spring 2017 semester using this form . Applications are due by 11:59pm on Friday, January 13, 2017 and we expect awards will be made before spring tuition bills are due on February 3, 2017.Read more »

Tonight's Seminar is CANCELED - Jan 26th Seminar: Dana Mortenson

Dec. 31, 2016

Due to unforseen circumstances, Dana will be unable to join us tonight. Please stay tuned for a rescheduled event. Join us! Thursday, January 26, 2017 from 5:15pm to 6:15pm Discovery Learning Center, Room 1B70 (the Bechtel Collaboratory) Global Competence: A Framework for Navigating our Changing World Join us for the... Read more »

Red Cross/Red Crescent Internship App Dealine Extended 1/15/17

Dec. 16, 2016

CU-Boulder has partnered with the Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre (RCRCCC) to place graduate students in locations in eastern and southern Africa each summer. This collaborative program targets improvements in environmental communication and adaptation decision-making as well as disaster prevention and preparedness in the humanitarian sector. See the announcement... Read more »

Oct 26th Seminar: Alan Krause

Oct. 20, 2016

Our 2nd Fall Seminar is taking place on Wednesday, Oct 26th in the DLC Collaboratory from 6:15 - 7:15 pm. Food provided! The event will feature Alan Krause, President of MWH Global, an ENR Top 20 Design Firm. He will be speaking about Engineering Projects in Developing Countries - Case... Read more »

AAAS Fellowship Application Open Now (May 1 - Nov 1, 2016)

Oct. 6, 2016

AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships (STPF) provide opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers to learn first-hand about policymaking while contributing their knowledge and analytical skills to the federal policymaking process. Fellows serve yearlong assignments in the executive, legislative, and judicial branches of the federal government in Washington. Learn more... Read more »

Recent Awards for MCEDC Students and Faculty

July 7, 2016

Associate Director of the Mortenson Center, Dr. Amy Javernick-Will, and EDC PhD candidate Aaron Opdyke won a best paper award at this month's Engineering Project Organizations Conference. The paper is: Opdyke, A., Javernick-Will, A., Koschmann, M., and H. Moench (2016). “A Constitutive Communication Lens of Stakeholder Participation in Post-Disaster Recovery”... Read more »