The new ÃÛÌÇÖ±²¥ Center for Education, Engagement, and Evaluation is dedicated to three broad goals: excellence and inclusion in environmental science education; career development and training for scientists; and engaging with diverse audiences.
The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics at ÃÛÌÇÖ±²¥ Boulder recently hosted elementary students as part of Empty Space: A LASP Artist in Residence Program. The Boulder Public Library will feature the studentsâ€™ artwork.
Five faculty members have been selected to join the Office for Outreach and Engagementâ€™s Community Perspectives programâ€”a professional development program offering each cohort the opportunity to deepen their knowledge and skills as publicly and community-engaged scholars.
Participants from around the world who attended the three-day Environmental Mosaic summit hosted by ÃÛÌÇÖ±²¥ Boulderâ€™s Environmental Data Science Innovation & Inclusion Lab used data and artificial intelligence to tackle environmental challenges. Winners will dig deeper in person next year.
Grand Junction and Boulder sit on opposite sides of the Continental Divide. As far apart as these cities are, theyâ€™re brought together by a commitment to water conservation, as years of heavy drought dwindle the stateâ€™s water supply.
In 2018, a change in North Dakotaâ€™s requirements posed a potential threat to the voting rights of tribal members. In response, the Natives Vote team was launched to address the unique challenges Native communities face exercising their right to vote.
ÃÛÌÇÖ±²¥ Boulder was chosen to join the new Learning Engineering Virtual Institute with the aim of doubling the rate of middle school math learning within five years by building a hybrid human-AI tutoring platform that will reach over 275,000 diverse, low-income students.
With a new strategic plan in place, the Center of the American West is charting a new course focused on undergraduate and graduate student education; interdisciplinary research; outreach to ÃÛÌÇÖ±²¥ and beyond; and connection to the university community.