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Should America eliminate fossil fuel use? A debate March 2

Feb. 21, 2022

Wesley Clark, a former U.S. Army officer and Supreme Allied Commander Europe of NATO, and Alex Epstein, president and founder of the Center for Industrial Progress, will debate on energy and climate policy. The event is free and open to the public.

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Grounded Knowledge Panel Feb. 23: The arts as resistance, relationship and restoration

Feb. 14, 2022

The Crown Institute presents the first in a spring series of panels excavating down through the complexity of our experiences to the heart of what is meaningful and relevant to our healing as individuals, communities, relationships and social systems.

A watercolor painting of a creek.

Seeing science all around us: How you can find it

Feb. 11, 2022

Let's face it: A lot of people just don't understand science. But Melanie Peffer, a researcher and professor, says biology doesn't have to be as scary as you think it is. Tune in for CU on the Weekend Feb. 12.

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Music Professor Rebecca Maloy to deliver Distinguished Research Lecture March 8

Feb. 10, 2022

Rebecca Maloy, a professor of musicology and the director of the Center for Medieval and Early Modern Studies, will deliver her in-person Distinguished Research Lecture, “Constructing Sanctity Through Sound in Early Medieval Iberia.”

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Join a fireside chat Feb. 17 with Jessica Rosenworcel, Phil Weiser

Feb. 9, 2022

Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser and Federal Communications Commission Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel will discuss current topics in communications policy. After their one-on-one fireside chat, a panel discussion will follow.

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Dig into the hidden world of algorithms Feb. 17

Feb. 9, 2022

The College of Media, Communication and Information is hosting its next One College Colloquium: Racialized Algorithms—A Conversation with Meredith Broussard. Join the free, virtual event for a deep dive into the hidden world of algorithms—including how they reflect and impact our society.

Glenn Ligon

Visiting artist lecture series brings talk with Glenn Ligon tonight

Feb. 8, 2022

The Department of Art and Art History's visiting artist lecture series will livestream contemporary artist Glenn Ligon in conversation with Professor Megan O'Grady at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 8.

A watercolor painting of a creek.

Where have you experienced biology today? Attend CU on the Weekend Feb. 12

Feb. 5, 2022

Although we experience biology daily, many struggle to see the connection. This can lead to low science literacy and hurt society as people either choose not to engage with major science issues, like climate change or public health, or fall victim to competing predatory information. So, what do we do?

Simu Liu

‘Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings’ actor to give CU talk Feb. 23

Feb. 3, 2022

Simu Liu, best known for his role in Marvel Studio’s “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings,” will speak on campus at 7 p.m. Feb. 23. Liu is hosted by the student-run Distinguished Speakers Board and Cultural Events Board.

2018 Three Minute Thesis competition

Three Minute Thesis competition Feb. 9: Tune in, vote for your favorite

Feb. 1, 2022

Free and open to the public, watch TED-style presentations on a variety of research topics by CU Boulder graduate students. The competitors will each describe their research in three minutes in front of a panel of judges and a live Zoom audience. The audience will vote for the winner of the people's choice award.