On the Cover

A letterpress poster by designer, printer, and visiting professor Ben Blount, who taught the Block 6 class Book and Book Structure. “My work explores questions of race and identity, and the stories we tell ourselves about living in America,” says Blount.

Summer 2019

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Shirley Xu ’21 and Eleanor Dong ’21 examine a star map on Tava Quad during a sky observation exercise in the Summer Session Astronomy course. Photo by Jennifer Coombes

On clear days, Pikes Peak can be seen from campus just peeking over the top of Cutler Hall. Photo by Jennifer Coombes

Michelle Wolford ’21 pushes a stream water sample through a syringe filter near Deckers, Colorado, where she and her research partners spent the summer helping Environmental Science Assistant Professor Rebecca Barnes collect data along burn scars. The research will determine if there are elevated levels of carbon dioxide and oxygen in streams near the location of a major wildfire several years ago. Photo by Jennifer Coombes