CU On The Air
By Ken McConnellogue
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University Relations in the CU Office of the President has launched a monthly audio podcast, “CU on the Air,” featuring faculty and staff throughout the university system who are leading experts in their field. The podcast is informational, relevant and entertaining, and promotes the value of the University of Colorado and its four campuses to the state and well beyond. Join Ken McConnellogue, vice president for university communication, as he chats with some of the most fascinating researchers in the country. Subscribe, and we’ll CU on the Air each month.
||CleanExploring and learning from coexistence in Medieval Spain||The co-existence of Christians, Muslims and Jews in Medieval Spain creates a fascinating snapshot of that period in history – the good and no-so-good – and offers important insights on co-existence today. In this episode of CU on the Air,||6/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRockin’ litigation in the entertainment industry||From Beatlemania to the #MeToo movement, the causes and outcomes of rock ‘n’ roll litigation are varied and complex. Stan Soocher, an entertainment attorney and CU Denver professor of Music & Entertainment Industry Studies,||6/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTen years in, CU president talks of what’s been done, what’s to come||University of Colorado President Bruce D. Benson recently celebrated his 10th anniversary as president of his alma mater. He is the longest serving CU president in the past 65 years, and he’s not slowing down any time soon.||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDenver’s rooftops are going green: What does it mean?||Fifty-four percent of Denver voters passed the green roof initiative in November 2017, requiring rooftop gardens for new buildings with at least 25,000 square feet of gross floor area, and for roof replacement on existing buildings.||4/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCU’s revolutionary, MOOC-delivered master’s in electrical engineering||In fall 2018, the University of Colorado will launch a new and innovative MOOC-delivered master’s degree in electrical engineering – the first of its type in the world. Today on CU on the Air, host Ken McConnellogue talks with CU Boulder professor R||2/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUnearthing the effects of climate change on human health||Dr. Jay Lemery is a pioneer in the convergence of climate change and global human health. He is the co-author of Enviromedics: The Impact of Climate Change on Human Health, which enlightens readers about one of the greatest challenges of our time — Ho||1/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA salute to saloons: Booze runs in the veins of Denver’s history||Throughout its history, the city of Denver was home to saloons that served up a lot more than alcohol. Ken McConnellogue talks with CU Denver History Professor Tom Noel – aka Dr. Colorado – about the liquid history of Denver and how bars evolved thr||12/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCU’s laugh track: Examining the science of being funny||CU Boulder Leeds School of Business professor Peter McGraw studies what makes things funny, and how it can benefit marketing and management. In today’s CU on the Air podcast, Professor McGraw talks with host Ken McConnellogue about the funny and not s||12/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAn exercise in nutrition for elite athletes to armchair quarterbacks||From the Denver Broncos to the Cleveland Indians to college sports and Olympians, Dr. Jackie Berning, professor and chair of Health Sciences at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, has provided nutrition education to top athletes.||11/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAging awareness: A meaningful life for seniors and caregivers||CU on the Air examines the many facets and concerns of aging with Sara Honn Qualls, professor of psychology, Kraemer Family Professor of Aging Studies and director of the Aging Center and the Gerontology Center at the University of Colorado Colorado Sp.||10/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|