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Announcing CU’s inaugural Colorado Science and Engineering Policy Fellowship

University of Colorado College of Engineering & Applied Science Science and engineering isn’t all equations and calculations. Policy is increasingly playing a hand in what guides the technical world. That’s why CU Engineering in partnership with the CU Office of Government Relations and … Continue reading

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2018 ITG Comedy and Climate Change Short Video Competition

Inside the Greenhouse comedy & climate change short video competition 1st place: $400 prize 2nd place: $250 3rd place: $100 Competition Details Humor is a tool underutilized in the area of climate change; yet comedy has power to effectively connect … Continue reading

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RIO Seed Grant Awarded to Katie Chambers and Sherri Cook

CSTPR graduate student and Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre intern, Katie Chambers, and CU Environmental Engineering’s Sherri Cook were awarded the 2018 Research & Innovation (RIO) Seed Grant for their project “Resilient and Sustainable Sanitation Systems: Characteristics, Links, and … Continue reading

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Colorado Science and Engineering  Policy Fellowship: Call for Applications

Colorado Science and Engineering  Policy Fellowship May 21 – July 18, 2018 More Information The Colorado Science and Engineering Fellowship is designed to give policy making experience to undergraduate and graduate students with backgrounds in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics … Continue reading

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‘The International Encyclopedia of Geography’ Receives CHOICE Award for Outstanding Academic Title

Max Boykoff and Gesa Luedecke’s contributed a paper “Environment and the Media” to CHOICE Book Award Winner, The International Encyclopedia of Geography The AAG-Wiley International Encyclopedia of Geography: People, the Earth, Environment, and Technology is the recipient of a prestigious CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title … Continue reading

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More Than Scientists: For the People We Love, and Even More for the Less Fortunate Around the World

It’s very clear now that the world human society evolved in is changing. It’ll likely look very different for coming generations. I think about it a lot when I think about my family and the people I love. And this … Continue reading

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AAAS “CASE” Workshop Student Competition: 2018 Winners Announced

The CIRES Center for Science and Technology Policy Research hosted a competition to send two CU Boulder students to Washington, DC to attend the AAAS “Catalyzing Advocacy in Science and Engineering” workshop in Washington, D.C. March 18-21.  At the workshop … Continue reading

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2018 AAAS “CASE” Workshop Student Competition

Student competition to attend the AAAS “Catalyzing Advocacy in Science and Engineering” workshop in Washington, DC to learn about Congress, the federal budget process, and effective science communication. Students will have an opportunity to meet with their Members of Congress … Continue reading

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Ogmius, Issue 48 is Now Out

Ogmius Issue #48, Fall 2017 The 15th Anniversary of CSTPR: Science and Technology Policy Research in a Unique Space This year, the Center for Science and Technology Policy Research (CSTPR) celebrates its fifteenth anniversary since being recognized as an official … Continue reading

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CSTPR 2018 Seed Fund Winners for Common Themes Development

Over the past few years (2016-2017), CSTPR has developed four common themes and priority areas for research, education and service. These are (1) Science and Technology Policy, (2) Innovations in Governance and Sustainability, (3) Drivers of Risk Management Decisions, and … Continue reading

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