Get story ideas on hot topics and contact information for faculty experts. For help scheduling interviews, please contact the Strategic Media Relations team at cunews@colorado.edu or 303-735-0122.

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.

View the Tip Sheet

‘Tis the season to be skeptical: holiday shopping tips from a marketing expert

There's good reason to be skeptical in the holiday shopping season, according to a CU Boulder marketing expert. 

 

View the Tip Sheet

Affirmative action expert available for media interviews on Harvard lawsuit

Education expert available to media as lawyers hash out the affirmative action case on whether Harvard University’s admissions policies negatively impact Asian-Americans.

View the Tip Sheet

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.

View the Tip Sheet

What is a zombie? Horror expert available on 'Night of the Living Dead' 50th anniversary

Horror expert and English Professor Stephen Graham Jones can define the modern zombie and discuss the legacy of the film Night of the Living Dead.

View the Tip Sheet

Kavanaugh, #MeToo experts available for media interviews

CU Boulder experts are available for media interviews on hearings regarding Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh and accusations of sexual impropriety.

View the Tip Sheet

As steelworkers look to strike, union expert available for media interviews

The United Steelworkers union is inching toward a possible strike involving thousands of workers; CU Boulder economist Jeffrey Zax is available for media interviews.

View the Tip Sheet

Experts available to discuss hurricane toll and recovery

Nearly 1.5 million people in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia are under orders to evacuate as Hurricane Florence, now a Category 4 hurricane, barrels toward the Mid-Atlantic Coast.

View the Tip Sheet

Expert available to discuss EPA proposal on coal plants, emissions

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday proposed allowing states more freedom to set greenhouse gas emission standards for coal-fired power plants. 

View the Tip Sheet

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.

View the Tip Sheet

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.

View the Tip Sheet

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.

View the Tip Sheet

Experts available for media interviews on NFL national anthem rule, concussions

CU Boulder experts are available for media interviews about the fate of the national anthem kneeling rule, race in sports, concussions and more.

View the Tip Sheet

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.  

View the Tip Sheet

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.

View the Tip Sheet

Collective bargaining expert available to discuss SCOTUS ruling on union fees

The Supreme Court ruled that public employees who opt out of joining unions cannot be required to pay collective bargaining fees. Labor economics expert can provide context, analysis.

View the Tip Sheet

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.

View the Tip Sheet

Privacy, technology, criminal law experts available following SCOTUS ruling on cell phone tracking

The Supreme Court ruled warrants are generally needed for police to track a person’s cell phone location data. CU Boulder experts can talk about the case.

View the Tip Sheet

Expert available to discuss "Space Force," lunar exploration

President Donald Trump announced on June 18 his intention to launch a "Space Force," a branch of the U.S. armed forces that would oversee outer space. CU Boulder expert available to discuss.

View the Tip Sheet

Expert available to discuss EU internet privacy laws

The European Union’s newest attempt to regulate how companies can use people’s data is complex, confusing and expensive, according to Alison Cool, an assistant professor in anthropology.

View the Tip Sheet

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).

View the Tip Sheet

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.

View the Tip Sheet

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. 

View the Tip Sheet

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.

View the Tip Sheet

CU Boulder experts available to discuss cybersecurity, US-Russia relations, Putin policies

CU Boulder faculty experts are available to speak with media about cybersecurity, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russian foreign relations. 

View the Tip Sheet