Explore recent news and announcements about outreach and engagement programs, resources, and activities.
CU-Boulder and NCAR Researchers Seek to Reduce Deadly Air Pollution from Cooking Emissions - Jun 24th, 2014
A $1.5 million grant from the Environmental Protection Agency will help researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder and the National Center for Atmospheric Research measure pollution from residential cooking and better understand a problem that kills millions of women and children each year in the developing world.
According to the...
Picture Books for Visually Impaired Kids Go 3-D thanks to CU-Boulder Research Team - Jun 23rd, 2014
“Goodnight room, goodnight moon. Goodnight cow jumping over the moon...”
A children’s classic that already is a candidate for the all-time best feel-good book, “Goodnight Moon,” has gotten a boost: A University of Colorado Boulder team printed the first 3D version of it, allowing visually impaired children and their families to...
Outreach and Engagement Staff Coalesce for Community-University Boundary Spanners Workshop - Jun 6th, 2014
Outreach staff from across campus and CU System came together in June for a professional development workshop led by facilitators from the Engaged Scholarship Consortium.
“Community-University Boundary Spanners: A Framework for Capacity Building, Quality Improvement, and Professional Development for Outreach and Engagement Staff” was sponsored by the Office for Outreach and...
CU-Boulder Receives $1.5 Million Award for Undergraduate Science Education - May 29th, 2014
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute has awarded the University of Colorado Boulder $1.5 million over five years to continue to transform science education by encouraging more real-world research experiences for undergraduates, ranging from cancer studies to screenings for new antibiotics.
The new award will allow CU-Boulder to strengthen hands-on, research-oriented teaching...
CU-Boulder, Mesa County Team Up to Make Snow-depth Data Free to Water Managers, Farmers, Public - May 7th, 2014
A University of Colorado Boulder professor who developed a clever method to measure snow depth using GPS signals is collaborating with Western Slope officials to make the data freely available to a variety of users on a daily basis.
CU-Boulder aerospace engineering sciences Professor Kristine Larson and her colleagues discovered in...
Public Achievement Students Raise Awareness about Social Issues through Yearlong Service Learning Projects - Apr 30th, 2014
BOULDER– On Tuesday, May 6, nearly 250 K‐12 students and 80 University of Colorado Boulder undergraduates, who participate in CU Boulder’s Public Achievement program, will share their recent efforts to raise awareness about 20 public issues during a public project fair. The event, which serves as a culmination to CU’s...
CU-Boulder Student Inventions to be Demonstrated April 26 at Engineering Design Expo - Apr 21st, 2014
A deployable fire hose stand designed for the Longmont Fire Department and a heat-resistant mask designed to protect firefighters and fire victims from poisonous fumes will be among more than 90 student inventions showcased at the University of Colorado Boulder’s Engineering Design Expo on Saturday, April 26.
The event, which is...
Centaurus Students Take Their Causes to the Street Public Achievement Students to Host Trail Cleanup and Outreach Event - Apr 17th, 2014
LAFAYETTE – On Friday, April 25, Centaurus students, who participate in the University of Colorado’s Public Achievement program, will host “A Night in the Streets” to raise awareness about the prevalence of poverty in Boulder County and to generate support for a food bank at the school. The event, which...
Casey Students to Host “Positive Decisions Party” Event Seeks to Build Community, Counter Teen Substance Abuse - Apr 15th, 2014
BOULDER- On Thursday, April 17, Casey Middle School students, who participate in the University of Colorado’s Public Achievement program, will host a ”Positive Decisions Party” at The Connection bowling alley on the first floor of the University Memorial Center (UMC) at the University of Colorado Boulder. Designed to both build...
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden to Visit CU-Boulder April 18 - Apr 14th, 2014
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden will give a free public talk at the University of Colorado Boulder April 18 on America’s space program and the challenges and opportunities the space agency will encounter as it moves through the 21st century.
The talk, titled “NASA’s Roadmap to Tomorrow’s Missions,” will be held at...
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