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COVID-19 experts: Impacts of global pandemic on Colorado and beyond

Researchers are available to discuss the diverse affects of the coronavirus pandemic, including the economic and mental health toll and more.

Walker nomination highlights perceived bias against Colorado sports, expert available for media interviews

The Colorado Rockies’ Larry Walker made it into the Baseball Hall of Fame this week, yet most of the media attention focused on fellow-nominee Derek Jeter. 

As Iran tensions loom, legal, cybersecurity experts available for media interviews

Legal and cybersecurity concerns linger after a Jan. 3 airstrike killed Iranian Gen. Qasem Soleimani.

As Australia burns, experts available to discuss lasting impacts on wildlife, human health

An unprecedented wildfire season in Australia is posing serious threats to endangered wildlife, human health and air quality.

As Supreme Court cases begin, experts available for media interviews

The U.S. Supreme Court begins hearing oral arguments for the fall term on Monday, Oct. 7. Legal experts are available for media interviews on upcoming cases.

As Hong Kong protests continue into National Day, expert available for media interviews

Hong Kong protests are expected to continue Tuesday as China celebrates National Day—an annual celebration of the establishment of the People’s Republic of China. 

National Hispanic American Heritage Month experts available for interviews

National Hispanic American Heritage Month will be marked Sept. 15 to Oct. 15. CU Boulder experts can discuss the array of issues facing the Latinx community.

AG investigations into Facebook and Google ramp up, experts available for media interviews

As state attorneys general begin investigations into tech companies, CU Boulder experts are available for media interviews on antitrust and privacy issues.

Climate change and the 2020 Democratic primary

Climate change is a central issue in the 2020 Democratic primary, but the conversation around the issue has become “stuck” in recent years.

With Sioux City presidential forum this week, expert available for media interviews on Native American voting

The 2020 Democratic primary field will focus on Native American issues this week at a forum in Sioux City.

Back-to-school 2019: Experts available on issues in K-12 education

As students head back to school across Colorado, experts are available on issues ranging from full-day Kindergarten to youth activism.

Expert available to discuss presidential campaign fundraising, Hickenlooper campaign

Political Science Professor Ken Bickers is available to discuss why fundraising during the “invisible primary” is so vital to candidates.

Engineering expert, US climate change report contributor available for media interviews

Paul Chinowsky, director of CU Boulder's Program in Environmental Design, co-authored a chapter of the federal government's latest climate report.

Immigration detention case hits Supreme Court, expert available for media interviews

In Nielsen v. Preap, SCOTUS could decide how long immigration officials can detain someone living in the country illegally after a criminal detention.

Experts available for interviews on U.S. wildfires

CU Boulder Earth Lab and Center for Environmental Journalism faculty experts are available to discuss increasing frequency and potential impacts of wildfires across the United States.

Experts available to speak on #MeToo corporate responsibility

CBS chief Les Moonves stepped down following multiple accusations of sexual harassment. Leeds School of Business experts are available for media interviews on the #MeToo movement.

Expert available to discuss Facebook, social media privacy

Facebook announced Tuesday it had removed 32 pages and accounts because of “coordinated inauthentic behavior.” Information science expert Brian Keegan is available for media interviews.

Political science, Russia expert available for media interviews

President Donald Trump met with Russian President Vladimir Putin Monday in Finland. CU Boulder political science expert is available for media interviews on the meeting and U.S.-Russian relations.  

US-China trade war expert available for interviews

As the U.S. and China are escalating trade tensions, CU Boulder economist and former Department of State chief economist Keith Maskus is available for media interviews.

Experts available to discuss SCOTUS travel ban ruling

In a 5-4 ruling Tuesday, the Supreme Court upheld President Donald Trump’s third travel ban. CU Boulder law experts are available for media interviews to break down the decision and its implications.

CU Boulder sources available to discuss immigration debate, DACA

House lawmakers announced Wednesday 237 members of Congress are backing a resolution to force votes on four separate proposed fixes for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA).

Policy shifts under President Trump

CU Boulder faculty experts are available to speak with media about health care, science funding, education reform, press-president relationships, free speech on campuses, immigration, environmental issues and more.

Experts available to discuss white nationalism

After violence erupted at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, CU Boulder experts can discuss the history of the white nationalist movement and right-wing extremism in the United States. 

Sources available to discuss immigration enforcement

A reported Department of Homeland Security draft plan would mobilize the National Guard for immigration enforcement. CU Boulder experts are available to address the plan.