Robert Frost statue wearing sunglasses

Work-life Win: The perks of your summer bucket list

June 24, 2019

From nap pods to bluegrass-playing astronauts, check the following off your summer bucket list for the ultimate work-life win.

Laurie Cantillo

Alumni in Focus: The creator of NASA’s first podcast

June 21, 2019

Laurie Cantillo (Jour’80) was fresh out of college when she first spotted the Milky Way during an outdoor education trip in Utah. Since then, the director of communication and education at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) has been on a mission to share the wonders of space with the world.

Zoe Donaldson

Faculty in Focus: The CU scientist cracking the love code

June 14, 2019

Intrepid brain scientist Zoe Donaldson and an army of furry rodents are decoding life’s most complex emotions: love and loss.

Design for America students collaborate on project

Finding Community: Design group puts skills to work solving local problems

June 12, 2019

The Design for America organization brings together CU Boulder students in a variety of disciplines to collaborate with community partners in creating innovative solutions to their challenges.

Jasmine Colgan, artist with vitiligo, poses for photo

Pushing Boundaries: As artist’s skin turns white, her art ruminates on the meaning

June 10, 2019

Diagnosed with vitiligo, student artist Jasmine Colgan says, “I am not a woman of color, but a woman of colors…My skin, which is both black and white, is a literalization of this fact of my existence.”

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Tech Tips: New, lower-priced Adobe software licenses

June 3, 2019

Changes are coming to the way licenses for Adobe software will be managed, and with it will come lower prices for faculty, staff and students.

Juliet Gopinath

Pushing Boundaries: CUbit initiative director eager to build bridges

May 31, 2019

Bringing together engineering and science to help reinforce CU Boulder as a major hub in quantum, Associate Director Juliet Gopinath says she is energized by the potential of this cross-campus project.

Markos Scheer in front of lake, mountains

Alumni in Focus: Lawyer, political science grad leaps into kelp farming

May 24, 2019

Experts say aquaculture will play an important role in feeding the world’s burgeoning population, which is why CU Boulder alumnus Markos Scheer is launching a new career in kelp farming.

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Healthy Buffs: Tips for having difficult conversations

May 22, 2019

Leaving for the summer can be as stressful as it is exciting, and you may not always know what to expect when you go home. Here are some tips for approaching difficult conversations this summer.

Shilo Brooks in his office

Faculty in Focus: Exploring the relationship between democracy and technology

May 20, 2019

Shilo Brooks, faculty director of the Engineering Leadership Program, has been awarded a fellowship at Princeton University, where he will spend 10 months on research for his next book.