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About ATLAS

atlas-buildingATLAS is a radically multi-disciplinary Institute at the University of Colorado. ATLAS 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»


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Students and faculty explore a wide range of topics.


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Degree and certificate programs for undergraduates.

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15821047097_87d3a410e7_qThe 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. Join our community of creative designers, critical thinkers, effective leaders, capable learners, innovative teachers and engaged global citizens. More»

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ATLAS' bike racks release gender diversity data - it isn't pretty, 5 of 6 bikes are male...It's Tuesday folks! pic.twitter.com/AaAp37RPg2

TAM's Alt. Digital Image class 'glitches' changing the code of images. This is by student Rebecca Borowiecki. pic.twitter.com/XISs8xAw6K

Sarah Schupp is @CUBoulderAlumni and CEO of @4collegeparents offering resources for parents. Profiled here: bit.ly/1NGESs5

New on our Technology, Arts & Media faculty, Matt Bethancourt leads the new graduate Design Studio class today pic.twitter.com/OFe9ItYpJo

OH in the ATLAS Lobby: "Sweet! They got rid of the crappy cafe tables and put legit furniture down here!" Why, yes we did!!

Moving in tomorrow? We changed up the furniture in the ATLAS Lobby. Grab a drink at @PekoeSipHouse and take a break! #BoulderBound

Thrilled! ATLAS' new faculty are moving in. Welcome Ben Shapiro and Dan Szafir. And congrats to Joel Swanson atlas.colorado.edu/new-faculty/

Good morning @cuboulder & all the new faculty arriving for orientation. It's an amazing semester! #BeBoulder pic.twitter.com/yoQmMxFArr

What's ATLAS? It's an engineering & creative technologies institute at #cuboulder Come solve problems, build, design & invent with us!

Who does interdisciplinary doctoral work? @sophiabliu rec'd her PhD from ATLAS studying social media and crises: bit.ly/1i8wnV0

So excited for incoming #CUBoulder #BoulderBound students! We're all about engineering & creative technologies atlas.colorado.edu

Tools, incl @sphero, for teachers in a tech savvy classroom help kids to be creative, resourceful + curious onforb.es/1N4GFHb

ATLAS' Computer Music Finale Concert TONITE @ 7 w/ Talk-Back @ 6:30 ATLAS Black Box Fab Four: Puckette, Snapper, Lindemann & Manoury

Get tix for tonite's amazing perf by Miller Puckette & Juliana Snapper at #cuboulder #FiskeFest15 gph.is/1ialmD9?tc=1 via @giphy

Great article in @CUBoulder about the summer visit of Miller Puckett and ATLAS Experimental Music Week. colorado.edu/news/content/a…

Today in ATLAS Black Box: Lunch @ 1pm Computer Music Talk w/ Manoury & Miller @ 1:30 Master Class @ 2:30 atlas.colorado.edu/events/summer-…

"#Boulder is a city of the future" via @Wired wrd.cm/1N5AWOW Home of great creative tech, innovation, e-ship & design programs too!

Tues @ ATLAS: Philippe Manoury & Miller Puckette lead a Master Class w/ Willie Payne, Hugh Lobel + Brian Kelly bit.ly/1U3WM9N

Talks, master class, symposium + performance. Great events at Computer Music Week 8/4-7: bit.ly/1LUSqPq Come by!

Composer Philippe Manoury opens ATLAS' Comp. Music Week Talk & Master Class w/ @cubouldermusic students 8/4 bit.ly/1U3WM9N

Apply

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.

@CUATLAS

ATLAS' bike racks release gender diversity data - it isn't pretty, 5 of 6 bikes are male...It's Tuesday folks! pic.twitter.com/AaAp37RPg2

TAM's Alt. Digital Image class 'glitches' changing the code of images. This is by student Rebecca Borowiecki. pic.twitter.com/XISs8xAw6K

Sarah Schupp is @CUBoulderAlumni and CEO of @4collegeparents offering resources for parents. Profiled here: bit.ly/1NGESs5

New on our Technology, Arts & Media faculty, Matt Bethancourt leads the new graduate Design Studio class today pic.twitter.com/OFe9ItYpJo

OH in the ATLAS Lobby: "Sweet! They got rid of the crappy cafe tables and put legit furniture down here!" Why, yes we did!!

Moving in tomorrow? We changed up the furniture in the ATLAS Lobby. Grab a drink at @PekoeSipHouse and take a break! #BoulderBound

Thrilled! ATLAS' new faculty are moving in. Welcome Ben Shapiro and Dan Szafir. And congrats to Joel Swanson atlas.colorado.edu/new-faculty/

Good morning @cuboulder & all the new faculty arriving for orientation. It's an amazing semester! #BeBoulder pic.twitter.com/yoQmMxFArr

What's ATLAS? It's an engineering & creative technologies institute at #cuboulder Come solve problems, build, design & invent with us!

Who does interdisciplinary doctoral work? @sophiabliu rec'd her PhD from ATLAS studying social media and crises: bit.ly/1i8wnV0

So excited for incoming #CUBoulder #BoulderBound students! We're all about engineering & creative technologies atlas.colorado.edu

Tools, incl @sphero, for teachers in a tech savvy classroom help kids to be creative, resourceful + curious onforb.es/1N4GFHb

ATLAS' Computer Music Finale Concert TONITE @ 7 w/ Talk-Back @ 6:30 ATLAS Black Box Fab Four: Puckette, Snapper, Lindemann & Manoury

Get tix for tonite's amazing perf by Miller Puckette & Juliana Snapper at #cuboulder #FiskeFest15 gph.is/1ialmD9?tc=1 via @giphy

Great article in @CUBoulder about the summer visit of Miller Puckett and ATLAS Experimental Music Week. colorado.edu/news/content/a…

Today in ATLAS Black Box: Lunch @ 1pm Computer Music Talk w/ Manoury & Miller @ 1:30 Master Class @ 2:30 atlas.colorado.edu/events/summer-…

"#Boulder is a city of the future" via @Wired wrd.cm/1N5AWOW Home of great creative tech, innovation, e-ship & design programs too!

Tues @ ATLAS: Philippe Manoury & Miller Puckette lead a Master Class w/ Willie Payne, Hugh Lobel + Brian Kelly bit.ly/1U3WM9N

Talks, master class, symposium + performance. Great events at Computer Music Week 8/4-7: bit.ly/1LUSqPq Come by!

Composer Philippe Manoury opens ATLAS' Comp. Music Week Talk & Master Class w/ @cubouldermusic students 8/4 bit.ly/1U3WM9N