Tibet and Himalaya Related Activities on the CU Boulder Campus and along the Front Range of Colorado

 

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Professor Ben Nourse to speak at Denver Art Museum on Feb 17

Feb. 11, 2016

DU Visiting Assistant Professor Ben Nourse will speak at the Denver Art Museum on Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 12:00 p.m. as part of the museum's Asian Art Association lecture series. His talk will explore the world of Tibetan printed materials, from the initiatl production of hand-carved printing blocks to the...

Tenzing Rigdol, Afloat

"Contemporary Tibetan Art" with Tenzing Rigdol at DU and DAM

Sept. 30, 2015

Contemporary Tibetan art is a quickly rising field of interest for art collectors, scholars, and the public alike. In 2014, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City acquired its first contemporary Tibetan work from artist Tenzing Rigdol: Pin Drop Silence . Rigdol’s output in the past decade includes...

Meru

CU Boulder International Film Series to Show "Meru" on Sept 29th

Sept. 19, 2015

On Tuesday, September 29, the CU Boulder International Film Series (IFS) will screen Meru (2015), in Muenzinger Auditorium at 7:30pm. This Sundance Award Winning documentary was filmed over the course of two exhitbions in 2008 and 2011 that attempted to summit Mount Meru, a mountain that is believed in several...

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INSTAR hosts talk on Nepal earthquakes' impacts on glacial lakes on Sept. 14th

Sept. 17, 2015

On September 14, 2015, CU's Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research (INSTAR) hosted Alton Byers to talk about his work doing field-based asessments of glacial lakes following the series of earthquakes in Nepal beginning in April, 2015. Dr. Byers is an afilliate researcher at INSTAR, as well as working at...

Roger Bilham

CU Geology Colloquia hosts talk on Nepal earthquakes on Aug. 26th

Aug. 30, 2015

On August 26th, 2015, Roger Bilham of the CU Geology Department and the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environm ental Science gave a talk on the horrific earthquakes that struck Nepal beginning in April 2015. "The disastrous Nepal 2015 earthquake: What happened and what's next" explored the origins of this...

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