NASA MMS Mission rendering

NASA mission results shed light on magnetic reconnection

April 28, 2017

On May 3, LASP space physics research scientist Allison Jaynes will present early results from the NASA Magnetospheric Multiscale (MMS) Mission, launched in 2015 to study the little-understood phenomenon magnetic reconnection.Read more »
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Visiting scholar seminar on freshwater security, science communication

April 21, 2017

On April 26, Caltech professor Jay Famiglietti will discuss the convergence of climate models and decades of satellite data that suggest an unfortunate reality: Earth's water cycle is changing.Read more »
Finnish ambassador to the United States Kirsti Kauppi

What makes Finland great for education, research and innovation?

April 20, 2017

On April 28, the Finnish ambassador to the United States Kirsti Kauppi will give a public talk at the CIRES Auditorium to discuss education, research and innovation.Read more »
Image taken by Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory, or LIGO,

Kip Thorne, pioneer in gravitational waves, to give 51st Gamow lecture

April 17, 2017

Kip Thorne, pioneer in gravitational waves and creative force behind ‘Interstellar,’ will give the 51st Gamow lecture at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 27, at Macky Auditorium.Read more »
Professor Thomas T. Veblen performing research in forest

Veblen to lecture on human, climate impact on forests and wildfires

April 17, 2017

Professor Thomas T. Veblen will deliver a Distinguished Research Lecture titled "Wildfire regime shifts in Patagonian-Andean forest ecosystems: Feedbacks and consequences in the face of climate and land-use changes" April 25.Read more »
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Workshop to explore the thrilling science of neuroplasticity

April 13, 2017

The human adult brain was once believed by neuroscientists to be "fixed, ended, immutable," but recent advances have revealed this three-pound organ to be remarkably dynamic. Learn more at the May 2 workshop.Read more »
Professor Clara Bargellini

Visiting scholar to lecture on historiography of New Spain art

April 12, 2017

Clara Bargellini has always had an interest in methodological and historiographic problems. On April 19, the professor will speak on the historiography, collection and reception of New Spain art.Read more »
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CU Boulder Peak to Peak Lecture Series comes to Carbondale

April 12, 2017

On Saturday, April 15, Professor Samuel Boyd will present "Magic, the Bible, and the Biblical Imagination in Jewish Mysticism" at the Carbondale Branch Library in Carbondale, Colorado.Read more »
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Leeds faculty to discuss how politics shape the global landscape

April 12, 2017

The current political climate offers great opportunity to engage in civil discourse. Tomorrow, April 13, Leeds School of Business will host a moderated discussion on how business has been impacted by political changes.Read more »
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Ethics and Compliance Brown Bag focuses on ADA accommodations

April 11, 2017

On April 24, join Michael Roseberry, director of ADA Compliance in the Office of Institutional Equity and Compliance, for this month's brown-bag session on the subject of disability access for events.Read more »