REDR Training: So You Want To Be a Relief Worker?

Jan. 15, 2016

EWB-USA has partnered with the Register of Engineers for Disaster Relief (REDR UK) to offer a one day workshop titled “So You Think You Want to be a Relief Worker?” The workshop is typically offered by REDR in London England, and EWB-USA is excited to offer this one day... Read more »

Sustainability Innovation Lab Kick-off Event on 1/28/16

Jan. 15, 2016

You are invited to join the faculty leaders of the new Sustainability Innovation Lab at Colorado (SILC) for the kick-off and design event on Thursday, January 28th. The SILC is a space at CU-Boulder to co-design and develop the knowledge, capacity and technology to create a more sustainable world. SILC... Read more »

Red Cross/Red Crescent Climate Center Internships

Jan. 15, 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. For more information... Read more »

New Course: Small Community Water/Wastewater Systems Available Spring 2016

Jan. 8, 2016

Drs. JoAnn Silverstein and R. Scott Summers are teaching a new course on small community water and wastewater systems in Spring 2016. The course will be available to students on-campus and via distance. Read the course description here . On campus students enroll via the student portal. For more information... Read more »

New Course: A System Approach to Global Engineering

Jan. 4, 2016

Dr. Amadei will be teaching a new course in spring 2016, A System Approach to Global Engineering. This course will count towards the undergraduate certificate (and new minor) in Global Engineering and should count as an elective for graduate students in the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering. Check... Read more »

WASH Symposium 2016, March 1-2, 2016

Dec. 28, 2015

The intent of the Colorado WASH Symposium is to provide a platform for sharing and expanding knowledge in the field of water, sanitation, and hygiene in the context of development. The symposium brings together leaders and WASH practitioners in social enterprises, the private sector, NGOs, academia, and development agencies. Get... Read more »

Update from EDC Student Representative, October 2015

Oct. 15, 2015

Check out the update from the EDC Student Representative on the leadership committee.Read more »

Linden Selected for WHO Water Quality and Health Technical Advisory Group

Oct. 13, 2015

Environmental Engineering Professor Karl Linden, Mortenson Professor in Sustainable Development, was selected by the World Health Organization (WHO) to serve as a member of the WHO Water Quality and Health Technical Advisory Group, to contribute in the areas of drinking water and wastewater. In this role he will act as... Read more »

New Book: A Systems Approach to Modeling Community Development Projects

Oct. 6, 2015

Dr. Bernard Amadei's newest book, A Systems Approach to Modeling Community Development Projects, was just released by Momentum Press. Find out more about it, or buy the book, at .Read more »

Announcing the New MCEDC Leadership Team

Aug. 24, 2015

Robert H. Davis, dean of the University of Colorado Boulder's College of Engineering and Applied Science, is pleased to announce that Professors Bernard Amadei and Karl Linden have accepted roles as the new Faculty Co-Directors of the Mortenson Center in Engineering for Developing Communities (MCEDC), effective July 1, 2015. Joining... Read more »