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Tuesday, Dec 6
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Retro Game Night at the BTU Lab

Come play on the old Ataris and Ninetendos – retro style!

Wednesday, Dec 7
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
ATLAS Expo: A Showcase of Student and Faculty Work in Creative Technology and Design

Don’t miss this rich synthesis of design and technology, amplifying innovation in engineering and the arts.

Friday, Dec 16
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Winter Reception for Dec 2016 Graduates

Are you graduating in December? Please join us for a brief reception and gathering for our graduates.

Friday, Jan 27 - Saturday, Jan 28
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Ophelia | Leaves

An exploration into what might have happened if someone had listened to Hamlet’s Ophelia, and learned her song.


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

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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.


Congrats! Bryan O'Hagan - @CUBoulder BA Comp Sci major and @TAM_cu minor…

Give a loud "Go Buffs" cheer to the sax section, incl our student assnt, Stevie Echterling!…

This week, ATLAS dir and @CUEngineering prof, Mark Gross attends the dynamic World Industrial Design Conference in China #WIDC2016

From #CUBoulder: Terminology and What is an Active Harmer:… cc: @tam_cu

Great! Fascinating film, incl commentary w/ Bobby Braun, our new Dean of @CUEngineering…

Sometimes the artistic palette is a window...Peer into the world of @Bergdorfs store displays:…

Chris Moody talks @CUBoulder. Twitter is ATLAS Expo sponsor & industry partner teaching Big Data -Thx @GGreenstreet!…

Revi Sterling, ATLAS PhD alum and former dir. MS-ICTD, now serves as USAID-GBI Acting Chief of Party for NetHope:…

Our Digits? ATLAS undergrad programs incl: TAM minor/cert w/ 1,200+ #CUBoulder students and BS Technology, Arts & Media major w/ 150+ !

An hour left to get a dose of adorablz! Awwwwwwwwwwww…

Come to the ATLAS Expo 12/7 Meet students & see creative tech projects from Image, 3D, Design, VR and more! Info:……

Tomorrow is #GivingTuesday and we appreciate your choice to support CU Boulder: (P.S.: we're under A for ATLAS...)

Ooooh. Space jokes: Q: How many aerospace engineers does it take to change a light bulb? A: 0. It doesn't take a……

Join ATLAS PhD Jiffer Harriman today 7pm at @madelifeCO for "Creating & Controlling Musical Robots" w/ Boulder @Ableton Live User Group

From robotic darlings, incl littleBits, Modular Robotics and Anki, the future is AI & connected toys…

Go Joanne!…

ATLAS @CU_GradSchool student Joanne Reid is also an athlete whose @USBiathlon season opened yesterday:… @CUBuffs

Let's call it technology, not robotics - Eric Schweikardt @modrobotics CEO talks about startups and mentors…

Jeff Koons Is Giving Sculpture to Paris to Remember Terror Victims

We're a little addicted to Google Draw..... One way to teach computers to learn and teach us about AI