CIRES researcher Matthew Shupe talks Thomas Krumpen from the Alfred Wegener Institute

Epic climate science mission begins

Sept. 20, 2019

Hundreds of researchers from 19 countries are launching a yearlong journey to study Arctic climate.

INVST students walk along the U.S.-Mexico border

Students get a ground-level view of immigration issues

Sept. 17, 2019

This year, 14 students visited El Paso, Texas, where they got a holistic education in immigration policy, meeting with everyone from migrants to border patrol agents.

Graduate student Julie Larson and undergraduate Emily Koke in grass

Pushing Boundaries: USDA fellowship funds study of Front Range grasslands

Sept. 16, 2019

To understand how to keep rangeland ecosystems working in the face of climate uncertainty, graduate student Julie Larson is studying how grassland vegetation responds to rainfall and grazing manipulations.

CU Boulder classroom

Hot takes on classic subjects: 5 unique classes this fall

Sept. 12, 2019

From Game of Thrones to outer space, a handful of CU Boulder classes stand out in the course catalog this fall. Here are a few.

CU Boulder researcher holds drone with storm moving in

Riding the storm out: How drones could save lives

Early warning times are crucial to saving lives during major storms, and new data from CU Boulder research using instrumented drones could give people more time to get out of harm’s way.

Attendees check out products at the 2018 New Venture Challenge Kickoff

Turn your innovative ideas into reality at the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Campus Kickoff

Sept. 11, 2019

Attend the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Kickoff Sept. 20 to get inspired, hear startup stories and enter for a chance to win an Apple Watch.

A representative of ShineOn speaks with the public

Catalyze CU Demo Day showcases startups

Aug. 29, 2019

Twelve weeks ago, six student teams joined the Catalyze CU startup accelerator with innovative concepts and a hunch that their ideas might be marketable. This week, they were proven correct.

Old book with glasses on it

The write stuff: Students work with older Boulderites to hone writing skills

Aug. 26, 2019

The Intergenerational Writing course will pair 19 undergraduate students with community members over the age of 60 for semester-long research and writing projects.

Founders and employees of ShineOn

Students in Focus: ShineOn prepares for mass production of advanced bike light

Aug. 6, 2019

A year and a half after starting the company, CU Boulder startup ShineOn has grown to five employees and is preparing to launch its first product for cycling enthusiasts.

Earl Potters working on his roboboat.

Finding Community: Small but creative RoboBoat Club improvises during world competition

July 24, 2019

A small team of CU Boulder students designed and built a fully autonomous robotic boat and took it on the road to an autonomous surface vehicle competition held June 17–23 in South Daytona, Florida.

Pages