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Friday, Sep 2 - Saturday, Sep 3
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema

A film extravaganza, dedicated to works that merge the beauty of dance with the innovations of cinematic art.

Friday, Sep 9
4:15 pm - 5:30 pm
Animated Innovation at Dreamworks

A leader at Dreamworks discusses the integration of technology and art in animated films.


DSC_0105-TinyGraduate ATLAS offers radically interdisciplinary master’s and doctoral programs in Technology, Media and Society. More»

DSC03636-TinyUndergraduate ATLAS offers bachelor’s, minor and certificate through its Technology, Arts and Media program.More»


ATLAS Grad StudentsWe seek energetic, creative and focused undergraduate and graduate students to join our community of designers, critical thinkers, leaders, inventors, hackers, teachers and engaged global citizens. More»


atlas-buildingATLAS is a radically multi-disciplinary Institute at the University of Colorado that engages students, educators, artists, writers, scholars and leaders to realize the full potential of information and communication technologies in society. The aim is to equip students with a range of versatile and relevant technical skills. More»


The ATLAS institute’s wide variety of degree programs, focusing on an interdisciplinary approach to understanding all facets of media, technology and society offer something for everyone. We are seeking energetic, creative and focused undergraduate and graduate level students to join our family. Learn more about our specific programs and how to apply to each of them.


Terrific! @CUBoulderAlumni @cuengineering Nathan Seidle remains a strong and active part of CU and ATLAS community…

ATLAS grad students have a range of research interests & gather weekly for conversation & homemade cookies!

Congrats! @sparkfun CEO Nathan Seidle recipient of 2016 @CUBoulderAlumni Kalpana Chawla Awar! @chipaddict…

From FB to Twitter; leveraging social media to challenge the soaring or unfair pricing of #Mylan #EpiPen:…

ATLAS partners w/ @SiliconFlatiron on Entrep Unplug - Kicking off a new series on 9/1 w/ Oracle's Eric Roza…

Want to #beinvolved with ATLAS' growing hacker/maker groups at #cuboulder? Here are student groups open for all:…

Welcome to all the new @mycuboulder students at CU and in the @CUEngineering BS TAM major. Go Buffs!…

Woot! It's been so fun to be part of "Pokémon Go" at ATLAS and on #CUBoulder campus.……

Hey ATLAS: Need a resume or internship tip? @CUBoulderCareer now has a drop-in Student Hotspot in ATLAS' Lobby 10:30-12:30 every Thurs!

Still looking for @tam_cu #CUBoulder classes? Check out ATLAS' Game Design, Creative Technologies, Advanced Image or Material!

It's going to be a great Fall in the @btulab_cu which we moved to the ATLAS building this summer. Come explore the hacker space!

Olympic flame extinguished last night, but #cuboulder is on fire!! Welcome back ATLAS and @tam_cu students. Let the games begin!!

Welcome to the @CUBoulder class of 2020, incl students in the @CUEngineering BS in Technology, Arts & Media!

ATLAS PhD candidate Simone Hyater-Adams heads to her preliminary exams tomorrow, 8/19, on STEM learning w/ fac advisor Noah Finkelstein

Today's @CUEngineering Meet Your Major events incl new BS-TAM students majoring in creative engineering. Welcome to #CUBoulder!

Labs? Check! Faculty? Check! Computers? Check! Technology, Arts & Media? CHECK! Welcome #CUBoulder class of 2020 from all of us at ATLAS!

Great to see #CUBoulder ATLAS PhD alum Leslie Dodson #TEDxBoulder talk!…

Another amazing semester at ATLAS begins in 7 days. Can you hear the panic in our voices??