Engineering-Leeds addition rendering

New $45 million addition will connect business to engineering, spur innovation

Nov. 9, 2018

The regents approved an addition that will physically connect the College of Engineering and Applied Science and the Leeds School of Business, sparking new ways to think about higher education.

Shaylah Wood, senior electrical and computer engineering major, participates in the UROP Sidewalk Symposium. Photo by Casey A. Cass.

Scene at CU: Research & Innovation Week, ATLAS Research Showcase

Oct. 23, 2018

A recent celebratory week spotlighted some of the university's most compelling research and innovations. From the sidewalk chalk symposium to color-changing tattoo technology, see the week in video and photos.

A tech tattoo

Don't miss the 2nd annual ATLAS Research Showcase Oct. 19

Oct. 17, 2018

Tattoos that change color in sunlight and a do-it-yourself light show for musicians are just a few of the projects you can check out at the Oct. 19 ATLAS Research Showcase.

Laura Devendorf works with smart textiles

Faculty in Focus: Exploring high-tech fabrics

Sept. 25, 2018

Laura Devendorf is diving into the field of smart textiles, fabrics that look and feel like wool and cotton but exhibit dynamic properties, envisioning a relationship with technology that's slower and more thoughtful.


Justin's founder and Specdrums to headline Innovation & Entrepreneurship Campus Kickoff

Sept. 24, 2018

Join students, faculty, staff and community members on Oct. 3 for this exciting launchpad to tackle new ideas, take risks and find the support you need on your entrepreneurial journey.

Three women at a meeting.

Your wisdom requested: Be a mentor to campus ventures and the people behind them

Sept. 23, 2018

In the give-back spirit of the entrepreneurship community, provide your insight, moral support and more to CU Boulder students, faculty and staff pursuing startups. Join the Entrepreneurial Mentor Network.

Aerospace leader Mark Sirangelo

Aerospace leader Mark Sirangelo to join CU Boulder engineering

Aug. 7, 2018

Mark Sirangelo, who just concluded his career as the head of aerospace giant Sierra Nevada Corporation's Space Systems, is joining CU Boulder as an entrepreneur-in-residence beginning this month.

Double Helix group poses for photo with giant million-dollar check

Double Helix nano-imaging company whirls up $1 million investment

July 24, 2018

A company spawned by CU Boulder research recently secured significant funding from Luminate, an international startup accelerator for next-generation optics, photonics and imaging.

Man introduces Catalyze CU Demo Day event

Cast your interest toward the latest startups at Catalyze CU Demo Day July 26

July 23, 2018

Find out about innovations that got accelerated this summer including a fencing system that sends mobile alerts to farmers when something is amiss and natural food products, like milk, made from sunflower seeds.

Specdrums founder wears app-connected ring that turns colors into sounds

Video: Meet CU Boulder startup Specdrums

July 23, 2018

College of Music student Jenna Palensky, a full-time team member at the recently acquired startup Specdrums, talks about what it's like to be a musician working at a music technology company.