Sparks for Change Workshop 2017

Sparks for Change Workshop

September 18 - 20, 2017

Boulder, Colorado


Mesa Lab in BoulderThe Sparks for Change workshop will be hosted by the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) in Boulder, Colorado, in September 2017. Approximately 10 triads (30 participants) from a number of different institutions will be bought together to develop leadership skills, share best practices, and build community for the purposes of broadening participation in the geosciences.


The meeting logistics will be provided by UCAR's Cooperative Programs for the Advancement of Earth System Science (CPAESS).
Airfare, accommodation and travel costs for participants will be covered by Sparks for Change. All meals and local transportation will be provided.

Cirrus clouds over the Mesa LabThe meeting will be held at:

Center Green Building 1
3080 Center Green Drive
Boulder, CO 80301
Phone: 303-497-2525 

Accommodation is at the Hotel Boulderado.

The agenda for the workshop can be found here.


About Boulder

Boulder is full of things to do and great restaurants. For more information about Boulder, please visit the Boulder website. In September, Boulder usually has calm late-summer weather, with historical average highs of 78 degrees and lows of 48 degrees. It is a beautiful time to visit the Rocky Mountains.