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Forecast: Prospects generally bright in area

January 17, 2013 – Boulder County Business Report – The region is expected to recover from the current national recession faster than will the state or nation, based on growth figures in employment, wages and construction, according to Richard Wobbekind, economist at the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business. (more)

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Strategies outlined to spur local growth

January 17, 2013 – Boulder County Business Report – Economic vitality in Boulder will be helped by four key strategies from the Boulder Economic Council in 2013, executive director Clif Harald said Wednesday at the group’s annual economic forecast event. (more)

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Boulder’s David Wineland collects Nobel Prize in Physics

December 10, 2012 – The Denver Post – National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) researcher David Wineland received the Nobel Prize for physics on Monday in a ceremony in Stockholm. Wineland, who also lectures and advises graduate students at the University of Colorado, shared the proze with Serge Haroche of the College de France and Ecole Normale Superierure in Paris. They were honored for their work in quantum optics. Wineland, who has been at NIST for 37 years, is the fourth Nobel winner since 1997 to have worked at NIST. Wineland is also the fifth Nobel Prize winner in science with ties to CU.
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David Wineland, of NIST and CU-Boulder, wins Nobel physics prize with French scientist

October 9, 2012 – Daily Camera – David J. Wineland, a physist at the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the University of Colorado Boulder, has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in physics, along with Serge Haroche of France, for inventing methods to observe the bizarre properties of the quantum world. “It’s obviously pretty overwhelming and very humbling at the same time,” Wineland said Tuesday morning. “It’s exciting news.”
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Boulder named one of America’s hottest cities of the future

June 28, 2012 – Business Insider – Boulder was named one of the America’s Hottest Cities of the future as a hotbed for start-ups…

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