Category Archives: Science


Excellence in Science at CU-Boulder

Within the last month alone, three CU professors and researchers have been recognized and awarded with honors for their work in their respective fields. Deborah Jin, adjunct professor in physics and NIST researcher, was awarded the L’Oréal- UNESCO For Women in Science Award. Milos Popobiv, assistant professor in electrical and computer engineering, received the prestigious […]


CU “LEEDing” the Way

The campus adds another building to its sizable LEED Certification portfolio. Williams Village North falls in the LEED Platinum category, the highest rating of LEED certification. The building welcomed its first residents this August after construction was completed the year before. The building now houses two residential academic programs and over five hundred students.

Synaptic Suicide: A Closer at Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a neurological condition characterized by frequent, severe, unpredictable, and unprovoked seizures. Approximately 3 million Americans and 50 million people worldwide are affected by epilepsy. Seizures occur when the brain’s normal activity is disturbed leading to loss of control generating in the cortical sites.