Category Archives: Announcements

Carbon Neutral Cities Alliance Town Hall

On September 6, the City of Boulder, the University of Colorado and the Carbon Neutral Cities Alliance hosted a local climate action town hall. At the event, representatives from cities including Copenhagen, Rio de Janeiro, Melbourne, New York City, Oslo … Continue reading

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Inside the Greenhouse Newsletter, Issue 11

Issue 11 | May 2018 Subscribe to ITG Newsletters We hope you’ve had a great summer. We’re excited to continue our programming into Fall after productive summer. We continue to engage in research and activities in in order to advance … Continue reading

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Ogmius, Issue 50 is Now Out

Ogmius Issue #50, Summer 2018 The Complexity of Consensus: Protecting the World’s Most Remote Ocean by Cassandra Brooks Every year I travel to Hobart, Tasmania at the southern tip of Australia to study international negotiations about protecting the oceans around … Continue reading

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How to find out about Boulder Creek streamflow: Data for your Outdoor Adventures

by Abigail Ahlert CSTPR Science Writer Boulder Creek is an iconic and vital Colorado waterway. Weaving through Boulder Canyon and into the city, the creek provides abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation. One of the most popular events on Boulder Creek … Continue reading

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CSTPR Welcomes Professor Chris Armstrong, Visiting Scholar

Professor Chris Armstrong will be joining CSTPR as a visiting scholar from University of Southampton July 23 – August 9. Professor Armstrong is Professor of Political Theory at the University of Southampton. He works primarily on global justice, climate justice, … Continue reading

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Olivia Pearman Awarded Colorado Governor’s Energy & Environment Fellowship

CSTPR Graduate Student, Olivia Pearman was recently awarded the Colorado Governor’s Energy & Environment Fellowship. Olivia will be working primarily with the Department of Natural Resources on Greater sage-grouse conservation issues in Colorado. Congrats Olivia! The Governor’s Energy & Environment Fellowship … Continue reading

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CSTPR 2017 Annual Report

January 1 – December 31, 2017 Full Annual Report [pdf] The Center for Science and Technology Policy Research (CSTPR) was initiated within the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) at the University of Colorado-Boulder in the summer of … Continue reading

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Congratulations to our 2018 CSTPR Grads!

Congratulations to the following 2018 CSTPR grads on successfully defending each of their theses! John Berggren, PhD defense Transitioning to a New Era in Western United States Water Governance: Examining Sustainable and Equitable Water Policy in the Colorado River Basin … Continue reading

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Science and Making Public Policy

The U.S. Department of State’s Office on International Visitors held a meeting on May 21 with University of Colorado and Israel delegates under the Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program in May 2018 to discuss “Science and Making Public … Continue reading

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Making Research Relevant for Decision Makers

CIRES News, May 2018 CIRES’ Western Water Assessment releases new usable science guide for researchers hoping for impact Experts in NOAA/CIRES’ Western Water Assessment have released a new usable science guide to break down common barriers: research questions may not be targeted … Continue reading

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