iGem Team

UROP Team Grant Projects (Summer 2019 to Academic Year 2019-20)

May 3, 2019

Join a funded team of CU Boulder undergraduates to conduct exciting research, scholarly and creative projects on campus this summer and next year! Explore Opportunities 2019 Summer Projects Follow the link above for details about the projects listed here. Business Scraping Moody's University Real Estate Investment as a Strategy for...

Sean Guderian

Student uses the stage, journalism to shine a light on veterans

April 12, 2019

BSI Poster Session

Explore undergraduate research opportunities at the BSI Symposium

April 4, 2019

BSI Scholars Poster Symposium Monday, April 22 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Recreation Center C250 (Large Ice Overlook Room) Learn about exciting opportunities for undergraduate research at the annual Biological Sciences Initiative (BSI) Scholars Poster Symposium on Monday, April 22. All students are welcome to attend and will have the chance...

Cecilia Pang

Cecilia Pang Named 2019 UROP Outstanding Mentor

March 25, 2019

The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) is pleased to announce Dr. Cecilia Pang , Theatre and Dance, as the recipient of the 2019 UROP Outstanding Mentor Award. The UROP Outstanding Mentor Award recognizes a CU Boulder faculty member for their role mentoring a current undergraduate working on research, scholarly and...

Middle school students

The magic of the Middle School Ensembles Program

Jan. 17, 2019

The Middle School Ensembles Program is part community outreach program and part lab experience for undergraduate music education majors. In part funded by a CU Boulder Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program grant and a CU Boulder Outreach Award , which connects faculty research, teaching and creative work with community needs, MSE...

Students with mentor

Beyond Boulder: Students shed new light on rich Latino history

Jan. 17, 2019

Three CU Boulder seniors interning with the Latino History Project (LHP) are helping to document and preserve the past and making the historical information available online to the public and for use by teachers in their classrooms. Support for the LHP has come from a number of sources, including CU...

Students in a research lab

Art of origami leads to lightbulb moment

Sept. 1, 2018

In their attempt to prototype a reusable crew module for spaceflight, undergraduates Anastasia Muszynski, Dawson Beatty and Andrew Pfefer found unexpected inspiration in the art of origami and received vital support from the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP).

Student dancing

Lightbulb moment leads to wearable technology for performance dance

Sept. 1, 2018

Fascinated by innovations in wearable technology and driven by a passion for dance, undergraduate Emily Daub developed integrated, responsive lighting systems for costumes that expand the creative possibilities for performance dance.

Students with exhibition display

Lightbulb moment leads to rolling exhibition space

Sept. 1, 2018

Undergraduates Haley Hyde and Matthew Vivirito created the Mobile Interdisciplinary Networking Exhibition (M.I.N.E.) as a participatory platform to bring communities into closer dialogue with institutional information centers like universities and museums. With financial support from the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP), Hyde and Vivirito aim to address gaps between the...