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Friday, May 6
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
ATLAS Graduation Ceremony

Celebrating graduation with a brief ceremony and casual reception.

Monday, May 9
Start of Maymester
Tuesday, May 24
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Making Social Networks Work

How is social media changing the way social networks solve complex tasks? And what are the physical and cognitive limits of these networks?

Tuesday, May 31
Start of Summer Terms A, C & D


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.


ATLAS PhD Abhishek Narula worked w/ CMAP director Michael Theodore with interactive tech and creative expression…

Hey #CUBoulder students! Check out @bldrstartupweek - learn & discover more about the rewarding ecosystem of startups & entrepreneurs.

We put the first few pix from our ATLAS Expo onto our Facebook page!!

Quantified Self features a host of #CUBoulder students incl @CUEngineering Michael Skirpan & ATLAS' Jackie Cameron…

These projects were part of our grad program in Creative Tech & Design. Learn more:……

ATLAS assnt prof Ben Shapiro in @TheOfficialACM May issue: "Beyond Blocks: Syntax and Semantics" @CUEngineering…

Great student projects @ today's @CUEngineering w/ Elec Eng Design projects, inc this STEM-related learning tool.

Thanks to our students, faculty & guests for another stupendous #CUBoulder ATLAS Expo of creative tech!

Thanks for coming! Let us know if you have questions. Email Stephanie c/o…

That's a wrap! Kinetic, interactive, thoughtful, creative, mobile, beautiful + brilliant! See what our students build next #atlas_Expo!

Amazing student projects & research are up. The house is a rockin'!! Come by #atlas_expo. We're here til 7pm,

Our spaces are taking shape for #ATLAS_Expo w/ a big TY to @Twitter who supported Expo from the start!

Doors open at 5:00pm Another amazing ATLAS Expo w/ classes from big data to animation & design to capstone.

Finalists announced for next CU Boulder @cuengineering Dean, incl Margaret Martonosi…

16 undergrad TAM classes 6 grad tech, design & ICTD courses 3 indep projects & 6 PhD research It adds up to ATLAS Expo day - @ 5pm !!

Twas the day before Expo And all through the labs, ATLAS students are soldering and tweaking their tech fabs...

Life at ATLAS today, incl @PekoeSipHouse, ATLAS classes, advisor Dave K., TAM head Joel S. & a student work

Thx @CUBoulder! Come see us Weds @ 5pm: ATLAS Expo Spring 2016: A showcase of creative invention and design…

From interactive canvas and musical gloves to design projects and PhD research. This Wed ATLAS Expo fills our 1st & 2nd floors!!