High school athletic programs from Boulder, Lafayette see state title shift in 21st century

Click on the bold hyperlinks to see explanatory infographics. For the first time in 25 years, three athletic programs from high schools in Boulder, Louisville and Lafayette have won a state championship in the same calendar year. When the Boulder High School boys’ soccer team outlasted Broomfield, Saturday, to win the Class 5A state championship, … More High school athletic programs from Boulder, Lafayette see state title shift in 21st century

Tomonews animates FBI decision not to prosecute Clinton for new emails

The website us.tomonews.com dedicates itself to the utilization of animated motion graphics to enhance its storytelling.  While the site doesn’t appear to take itself too seriously with its reporting style, and may have a liberal bias, it does a creative and effective job of helping tell its stories with the use of animated motion graphics. … More Tomonews animates FBI decision not to prosecute Clinton for new emails

Silver anticipates impact of female voters through mapping and data visualization

In a recent article on his website, fivethirtyeight.com, Nate Silver used charts and maps to demonstrate what it says in the headline:  “Women Are Defeating Donald Trump” Silver utilized data from multiple polls to produce a chart which reveals a gender gap among voters.   As one of the charts indicates, every poll shows that democratic … More Silver anticipates impact of female voters through mapping and data visualization

BVSD Chief Information Officer Andrew Moore looks to close the digital divide

As he seeks ways to provide much-needed internet access for Boulder Valley School District students whose families cannot afford it, BVSD Chief Information Officer Andrew Moore is no stranger to trying to improve the day-to-day lives for residents of a community. “I’m a problem solver by nature,” said Moore.  “I like to think about the … More BVSD Chief Information Officer Andrew Moore looks to close the digital divide

Fundraiser supports fight against Dakota Access Oil Pipeline

Madelife, at 21st and Pearl in Boulder, combined with Colorado 350 to host “a Live Art and Music Event to benefit the Sacred Stone Camp in their fight against the Dakota Access Oil Pipeline and the ongoing resistance efforts against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,” as described on the Madelife website.    Chad Franzen and … More Fundraiser supports fight against Dakota Access Oil Pipeline

BVSD looks to innovate learning space (audio slide show)

Speaking at the recently renovated Broomfield Heights Middle School, Boulder Valley School District Director of Educational Innovation Kiffany Lychock discussed how BVSD is looking to transform its learning environment into a space for the 21st century student.  Click here to see the audio slide show.  Note: The initial photo of Ms. Lychock is her Twitter … More BVSD looks to innovate learning space (audio slide show)

New York Times effectively uses video to update status of Hurricane Matthew

On Friday, Oct. 7, The New York Times published a video story entitled “Hurricane Matthew Pushes North.”  The video detailed the progress of Hurricane Matthew up until that point, showed footage of the wind and rain caused by the hurricane, and contained video clips from local authorities and President Obama. In this case, video was … More New York Times effectively uses video to update status of Hurricane Matthew