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  • Michelle Ellsworth Wins $80,000 Doris Duke Award
    Ellsworth-photo100X100Michelle Ellsworth, associate director of ATLAS Institute’s Center for Media, Arts and Performance (CMAP) and associate professor at CU’s department of Theatre and Dance wins $80,000 Doris Duke Impact Award. More»

  • ATLAS Hires New Tenure-Track Faculty
    szafir120.1The ATLAS Institute hires three new tenure-track faculty members, reflecting an increased emphasis on research. “We are cultivating a vibrant community of creative technologists and artists,” says Gross. More»

About ATLAS

atlas-buildingThe Alliance for Technology, Learning and Society (ATLAS) is a radically multidisciplinary 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»


Programs

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Students and faculty explore a wide range of topics.


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Earn an MS through ICTD.


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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»

@CUATLAS

It's OK to go against cultural norms, just offer a supporting community! Here's to you @pipix & awesome BTU Lab! bit.ly/1JgPn4F

Things we're excited about: new BS-TAM major, new faculty and #cuboulder classes start in 9 wks. Ackkkk. Classes start in 9 wks!?!

It might be time to examine what it means to be one. Reframing Entrepreneurship - @TechStars mentor @JeremyShure huff.to/1JMtad0

FB adopts NFL Rooney-type rules so diverse talent considered. A good first step. Next? Tackle hiring bias. usat.ly/1FpL7rK

With great pleasure, we congratulate our #cuboulder colleague and former ATLAS Dir, Bobby Schnabel, new CEO of ACM bit.ly/1MS3zPi

Learn w/ PureData to bring your interactive projects to life. Join us at #cuboulder ATLAS' new summer class: bit.ly/1J6sOQ9

Congrats! #CUBoulder Dance & ATLAS Faculty Fellow Michelle Ellsworth recipient 2015 Doris Duke Impact Award bit.ly/1G0hA9x

The real trouble? Not enough exceptional mentorship. nyti.ms/1JZF4k7 What It’s Like as a ‘Girl’ in the Lab #STEM

“You are the ones that will stare at the blank page, canvas, screen or stage and imagine what could be." bit.ly/1Bl1TNm

Engineering + Art = Wow! Check out "Beathoven" bit.ly/1Ldsyiy @HashtagPureData's Miller Puckette teaches at ATLAS this summer

Industry innovator-Airbnb's Katie Dill @lil_dil "Great design thinks about the business, the planet, the users" bit.ly/1KQ4fEa

[Listening] @onthemedia Behind the Code Curtain w/ Paul Ford . Why computers and programming shape our lives onthemedia.org/story/behind-c…

Meet Nancy Lee leading Google to fix its diversity numbers by eliminating barriers, like bias. #womenintech wired.com/2015/06/google…

ATLAS is home to creative tech + design. Find program info at Monday's #cuboulder New Student Welcome events. pic.twitter.com/dqAKTvcsx3

In May @NCWIT drew a robust community of thought leaders on gender issues, incl @CUBoulder prof Karen Ashcraft bit.ly/1Fd8zZ9

#TBT. In 2005: the ATLAS Building broke ground creating CU's campus hub for creative tech, computing & society pic.twitter.com/5Wgc1pX7b2

Inviting #Boulder electronic/computer music fans to ATLAS' summer class w/ @HashtagPureData Miller Puckette bit.ly/1DKB99h

How @cunvc helps build energy of innovation w/ mentorship, creativity, ideas & student teams cunvc.org/nvc-video/ @bradbernthal

Take a peek. ATLAS PhD students Jiffer Harriman, Hyunjoo Oh & Abhishek Narula at NIME (nime2015.lsu.edu): vimeo.com/129736978

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

It's OK to go against cultural norms, just offer a supporting community! Here's to you @pipix & awesome BTU Lab! bit.ly/1JgPn4F

Things we're excited about: new BS-TAM major, new faculty and #cuboulder classes start in 9 wks. Ackkkk. Classes start in 9 wks!?!

It might be time to examine what it means to be one. Reframing Entrepreneurship - @TechStars mentor @JeremyShure huff.to/1JMtad0

FB adopts NFL Rooney-type rules so diverse talent considered. A good first step. Next? Tackle hiring bias. usat.ly/1FpL7rK

With great pleasure, we congratulate our #cuboulder colleague and former ATLAS Dir, Bobby Schnabel, new CEO of ACM bit.ly/1MS3zPi

Learn w/ PureData to bring your interactive projects to life. Join us at #cuboulder ATLAS' new summer class: bit.ly/1J6sOQ9

Congrats! #CUBoulder Dance & ATLAS Faculty Fellow Michelle Ellsworth recipient 2015 Doris Duke Impact Award bit.ly/1G0hA9x

The real trouble? Not enough exceptional mentorship. nyti.ms/1JZF4k7 What It’s Like as a ‘Girl’ in the Lab #STEM

“You are the ones that will stare at the blank page, canvas, screen or stage and imagine what could be." bit.ly/1Bl1TNm

Engineering + Art = Wow! Check out "Beathoven" bit.ly/1Ldsyiy @HashtagPureData's Miller Puckette teaches at ATLAS this summer

Industry innovator-Airbnb's Katie Dill @lil_dil "Great design thinks about the business, the planet, the users" bit.ly/1KQ4fEa

[Listening] @onthemedia Behind the Code Curtain w/ Paul Ford . Why computers and programming shape our lives onthemedia.org/story/behind-c…

Meet Nancy Lee leading Google to fix its diversity numbers by eliminating barriers, like bias. #womenintech wired.com/2015/06/google…

ATLAS is home to creative tech + design. Find program info at Monday's #cuboulder New Student Welcome events. pic.twitter.com/dqAKTvcsx3

In May @NCWIT drew a robust community of thought leaders on gender issues, incl @CUBoulder prof Karen Ashcraft bit.ly/1Fd8zZ9

#TBT. In 2005: the ATLAS Building broke ground creating CU's campus hub for creative tech, computing & society pic.twitter.com/5Wgc1pX7b2

Inviting #Boulder electronic/computer music fans to ATLAS' summer class w/ @HashtagPureData Miller Puckette bit.ly/1DKB99h

How @cunvc helps build energy of innovation w/ mentorship, creativity, ideas & student teams cunvc.org/nvc-video/ @bradbernthal

Take a peek. ATLAS PhD students Jiffer Harriman, Hyunjoo Oh & Abhishek Narula at NIME (nime2015.lsu.edu): vimeo.com/129736978