Five University of Colorado faculty members provided expert testimony before House and Senate committees as experts in their respective fields.
Mark Rentschler and Xinlin Li, from the College of Engineering and Applied Science, and Dan Baker, Director of the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP), represented CU Boulder at the Coalition for National Science Funding (CNSF) annual exhibition in Washington, DC.
CU students set up and manned a booth for Aerospace Day at the Capitol.
The Consortium of Social Science Associations (COSSA) recognized Senator Cory Gardner with the organization's 2017 Distinguished Service Award.
Briefs for the Fall 2016 Government Relations Newsletter
Senator Randy Baumgardner (R-Cowdrey) and Representatives J. Paul Brown (R-Ignacio), Bob Rankin (R-Carbondale), Dan Thurlow (R-Grand Junction), Gordon Klingenschmitt (R-Colorado Springs), and Yeulin Willett (R-Grand Junction) attended CU-Boulder’s Aerospace Summit.
U.S. Senator Cory Gardner and Colorado Governor Hickenlooper helped kickoff CU-Boulder's Grand Challenge titled, "Our Space. Our Future." at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.
On March 23, CU-Boulder had a strong presence at the Colorado Aerospace Day at the Capitol, hosted by the Colorado Space Business Roundtable and the Colorado Space Coalition.