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Jenn Matheson

How facing death changed life of professor: "I see people in a grateful way"

After facing death over and over again during a five-month hospitalization, Jenn Matheson, a Human Development and Family Studies professor, changed. Perhaps some of the most...

Fall 2012 Commencement

Fall 2012 Commencement Ceremony Now Available for Viewing Online

The College of Applied Human Sciences Fall 2012 Commencement Ceremony is available for viewing online. To see the webcast, go to

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Alicia Hardesty

Creating Her Way to the Top: Apparel and Merchandising Alumna Embraces National Fame

By Emily Johnson, '13

Recently, Alicia Hardesty ('07), was a contestant on the Lifetime channel's Project Runway (Season 10). Though she was eliminated during week eight of...

Jeff McCubbin

Seasons Greetings from the Dean of the College of Applied Human Sciences

At this joyful time of year, our thoughts are subdued by recent tragic events in Connecticut. We are a nation gripped with sadness and, as educators...

Recycled Design

Colorado State University Students Present Recycled Design Exhibit

More than 20 student-created apparel designs featuring beer cans, plastic bags, newspapers, bottle caps, used textiles and other everyday objects will be presented in an exhibit...

Tony Frank

Caroling and holiday cheer brought to Tony Frank by ECC children

Preschoolers from the Early Childood Center at Colorado State University filled President Tony Frank's office with holiday cheer on December 12, with a sing-a-long. The 36...

Firefighter clothing

Poudre Fire Authority, Colorado State University Partner to Improve Firefighter Suits, Reduce Injuries

While there is no doubt the turnout gear worn by firefighters save their lives, the bulky, protective clothing may make firefighters clumsy, causing them to trip...

Firefighter clothing

Apply Now for Education Scholarships

2013-2014 School of Education Scholarships

Following is a summary of the scholarships available to students within the School of Education and School of Teacher Education and Principal...


Wdowik Nutrition Column - Butter or Margarine: Which Should I Use For The Holidays?

A friend once asked me: which is worse, a pound of butter or a pound of margarine? My reply was, and still is, it depends. Are...

James Peth

Students with Disabilities Finding Success with Help from the Assistive Technology Resource Center

For students with disabilities at Colorado State University, increased awareness and advances in technology have helped to make attaining a college degree more accessible than ever....

Bryant Monreal

Assistive Technology Resource Center in Occupational Therapy Fosters Academic Success for Students with Disabilities

For students with disabilities at Colorado State University, increased awareness and advances in technology have helped to make attaining a college degree more accessible than ever....

Michael Marr

Faces of the Class of 2012 in the College of Applied Human Sciences

Whether overcoming tremendous obstacles or achieving academic excellence, these graduates have accomplished a major personal goal and are prepared to begin meaningful careers and become future...

Thomas Gunkel

CSU President Tony Frank and Mortenson CEO Thomas F. Gunkel to Speak at Commencement

The undergraduate commencement ceremony for the College of Applied Human Sciences will take place in Moby Arena Friday, Dec. 14, at 7 p.m. Lineup for graduates...

Thomas Gunkel

Walk the Oval

Today is your last chance to Walk the Oval with the Kendall Anderson Nutrition Center until we resume in March 2013. Join us in front...

Joe Phelps Vineyard

Construction Management Alumnus Joseph Phelps Leaving Lasting Impact on Colorado State and Two Major Industries

Few people will have as much of a tangible, lasting impact upon Colorado State’s campus as 1951 construction management graduate, Joseph Phelps. Soon after graduating, Phelps...

Carolyn Song

Gerontology Graduate Using Experiences and Education from Colorado State to Help Older Adults

Colorado State University alumna Carolyn Song (‘11) has continued to build upon her educational foundation in gerontology. Song, who majored in human development and family studies...

Jane Sullivan, Jeff McCubbin and Gay Israel

Alumna's Continued Philanthropy Supporting Research and Scholarships

Jane Sullivan (’90, M.S.) has had a lifelong interest in science and health. When other little girls were playing with dolls, Sullivan (pictured with Jeff McCubbin,...

Evelyn Ward and Donna Baker

Helping the Next Generation Important to New Scholarship Donor

Social work student Donna Baker recalls, “Five years ago I would have laughed if anybody told me I’d be graduating in May with a Bachelor of...

Pat Kendall

CSU’s Nutrition Column Helping People Make Informed Choices for Close to Forty Years

Ever wondered how to incorporate healthy snacks into your eating plan? What about the dangers of trans fat? And most importantly, is chocolate really good for...

Pat Kendall

Walk the Oval

Walk the oval with a registered dietitian and personal trainer, who will answer your nutrition and fitness questions while fitting in exercise. Meet at the...

Melisa Wdowik

Wdowik Nutrition Column: Five Frequent Nutrition Questions about Diabetes Answered

Does what you eat cause diabetes? Does what you drink effect your blood sugar?
In honor of American Diabetes Month, I decided to shed light on recent...


Open Faculty Positions in the School of Education

Colorado State University's School of Education invites applications for the following full-time faculty positions:

Organizational Learning, Performance and Change, Assistant Professor tenure track

Higher Education Leadership, Open-Rank Professor...

Pecan tartlets

Read Tips for Eating Healthy During the Holidays in the December Nutrition Connection Newsletter

The Kendall Anderson Nutrition Center released its December Nutrition Connection newsletter and this month's special recipe: pecan tartlets.

Visit to view the December 2012 newsletter...