Amazon Rainforest

Curious about forest conservation and rural livelihoods?

Feb. 26, 2018

Join Peter Newton, assistant professor in environmental studies, on Feb. 27 as he provides an overview of his recent research in and around the Brazilian Amazon. Lunch provided!Read more »
Art by Jason Salavon

The artful algorithm: A talk by Jason Salavon Feb. 26

Feb. 26, 2018

A picture is worth a thousand words. And in Salavon's artwork, imagery is used to capture the story behind vast volumes of data, using algorithms to transform cultural data into abstract art.Read more »
Campus community members interact at an NSF workshop

Sustainability Research Blitz offers lightning-round research presentations, opportunities for collaboration

Feb. 23, 2018

Register by March 2 for this first-ever blitz, hosted by RIO. Present your research, build connections across disciplines that intersect with sustainability and help identify opportunities for collaboration.Read more »
NASA astronaut Jack Fischer

Star power: NASA astronaut Jack Fischer to speak at Fiske March 2

Feb. 21, 2018

Having grown up in nearby Louisville, Colorado, Jack Fischer served as a flight engineer aboard the International Space Station of the Expedition 51/52.Read more »
Vanessa Roberts

'Afropuff Lederhosen' event explores race in the context of Germany

Feb. 20, 2018

An event at 5 p.m., Feb. 20, is the first of three commemorating the 100th anniversary of the graduation of Lucile Berkeley Buchanan, the first African American woman to graduate from CU.Read more »
Magnifying glass uncovers fingerprint, Flatirons in the background

CU on the Weekend: The many uses of forensic botany in solving crimes

Feb. 20, 2018

On Feb. 24, integrative physiology Professor Emeritus David Norris will present "Plants That Unmask Crimes" as part of the series that features some of CU Boulder's most dynamic faculty.Read more »
Sir Michael Marmot speaks at the 2010 NHS Confederation conference and exhibition

Sir Michael Marmot to address social justice, social determinants, health equity

Feb. 15, 2018

On Feb. 28, renowned social scientist Michael Marmot will give the Institute of Behavioral Science's inaugural Richard Jessor Distinguished Lecture on Health and Society.Read more »
CIRES building at Central Campus Mall

CIRES Distinguished Lecture Series kicks off Feb. 16

Feb. 14, 2018

Join CIRES for a presentation by Paul Wennberg, Caltech, titled "Improving Air Quality: Is less NOx always better?" at 3 p.m. Friday. Light reception to follow.Read more »
Graduate student presents thesis in Three Minute Thesis event

Competitors to describe their thesis in just 3 minutes at Feb. 20 event

Feb. 13, 2018

The Graduate School will host its inaugural Three Minute Thesis (3MT) event, an academic competition that challenges students to succinctly describe complicated research to a general audience.Read more »
Horde of zombies attempts to break through metal gate

Zombie pathology: A survival guide for pandemics in the 21st century

Feb. 13, 2018

Join Fiske Planetarium Feb. 15 to explore popular zombie movies, digging into what they got right, what they got wrong and how they might help us prepare for a real-life global pandemic.Read more »