Colorado State University and Garfield County are partnering to create a new 12,000 square-foot 'education center' in Rifle. The two-story building will feature a shooting range, and spaces for the community and 4H members to explore woodworking, metal fabrication, cooking, gardening, quilting, sewing, robotics, and more.


Patty Fox

Sayantani Ghosh is an Associate Professor at the University of California, Merced. Her research covers both traditional topics and emerging multi-disciplinary themes in condensed matter physics. In addition, Professor Ghosh is the Founding Faculty and Advisor of UC Merced Women in Science and Engineering.

What happens to Pueblo chile seeds when they go to space? A group of students at Pueblo Community College will soon find out.

Most of the offices inside the state Capitol are locked and dark this time of year as lawmakers enjoy some time off. But there was recently a flurry of activity in Rep. Dafna Michaelson Jenet's office as she prepared to lead a new committee of lawmakers who will try to make classrooms safer in the wake of the deadly shooting at STEM School Highlands Ranch.

Allison Johnson

Basalt Middle School is hosting its 6th annual Family Science Night this Friday, November 30, from 6 to 8:30pm. Allison Johnson of Basalt Middle School Makerspace and Keith Berglund of Aspen Science Center stopped by KDNK to share the details. For registration information, click here.

Local Nonprofit Solar Rollers Receives Tesla Grant

Aug 13, 2018
Solar Rollers

Local nonprofit Solar Rollers empowers students with STEM education, emphasizing science, technology, engineering, and math, by building and racing solar-powered, remote-controlled cars. The organization is now expanding in Nevada thanks to a grant from Tesla Motors. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh spoke with founder and director Noah Davis to learn more.

Empty Bowls Lift Up

Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday, March 7th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, at the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale.  For a list of today's events like Lift Up Benefit Empty Bowls at Bumps, Buttlermilk follow the headline...

Carbondale Clay Center

Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday, February 14th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, at the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale.  For a list of today's events like Carbondale Clay Center's Couples Night follow the headline...