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Friday, Sep 2 - Sunday, Sep 4
7:00 pm - 9:15 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
Innovations in Animation at Dreamworks

Reflections on the intimate union of technology and art in animated films from a leader at DreamWorks Animation.


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.


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??

With more AR/VR on the horizon. Where do industry ethics come in? Or when?…

Work at @cuboulder and join the team at @cuengineering ATLAS. Help us keep the human in HR! Apply by 8/19…

ATLAS is a community which blends creativity w/ engineering, incl Meredith Burgess, a research undergrad:…

From hacking to computer graphics, check out the student groups at ATLAS and Technology, Arts & Media:…

Nice seeing fmr @CUSystem CU Foundation CEO Wayne Hutchens around Boulder. His legacy helped build a strong community of giving.

We've gotten over 250 responses to our 2016 @tam_cu Alumni Survey. Didn't get one?