ATLAS News Page


  • Joel Swanson exhibits work at Venice Biennale

    June 2, 2017
    Assistant Professor Joel Swanson's work is part of an exhibition called Personal Structures at the Venice Biennale 2017, arguably the most important visual arts event on the planet. More»

  • Meet one of the BS TAM program’s first grads

    June 1, 2017
    Meridith Richter's journey from majoring in creative writing, to computer science and finally to the ATLAS Institute’s Technology, Arts and Media program couldn't have been predicted. More»

  • Using Her Powers for Good

    May 31, 2017
    When BS-TAM major Susie Gomez isn't studying, she's often off campus helping to inspire young Latina girls to become mathematics and science whizzes. More»

  • Getting to Know Your Robot

    May 31, 2017
    Dan Szafir, director of the ATLAS IRON Lab, is helping realize a future in which robots read body language, manage ambiguity, anticipate our needs and have that human touch. More»

  • Illuminating science for youth

    May 25, 2017
    Grad student in front of workATLAS PhD student working in the Laboratory for Playful Computation blends art and science teaching to opens the door a little wider on STEM fields. More»

  • ATLAS welcomes artist-chemist to faculty

    May 25, 2017
    Chemist and artist Carson Bruns, currently a Miller Research Fellow at the University of California, Berkeley, join CU Boulder's ATLAS Institute and the Mechanical Engineering Department as an assistant professor this fall. More»

  • Technology is going to the dogs

    May 10, 2017
    Can technology work for dogs? A recent visitor to the ATLAS Laboratory for Playful Computation helped answer this question in a public workshop. More»

  • Danny Rankin: Hacker, Farmer, Technologist, Designer

    May 1, 2017
    “He doesn’t fit any single box. Everyone in ATLAS knows and respects Danny. He embodies so much of who we are as an interdisciplinary institute.” More»

  • ICTD Expert-in-Residence Moderates CWA Panel

    April 13, 2017
    Those who missed hearing Mustafa Naseem, ICTD expert-in-residence, moderate the CWA panel, “Burning Issues in International Development," can still listen to the panel discussion. More»

  • ALTcade 4/20: One-Night-Only Indie Games

    March 23, 2017
    Before advanced consoles brought video gaming into the home, arcades were both a place to play and a place to meet friends. ALTcade aims to revive the spirit of the arcade with homespun games and controllers. More»