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Public Health Speaker Series

The Public Health Speaker Series is sponsored by the Colorado School of Public Health, and takes place from 11 a.m. - noon monthly in the Lory...

SW Celebrated 40 Years

Colorado State University School of Social Work celebrated rich 40-year history

"You can't just work to help the individual change, but you also have to change the environment in which the individual lives his or her life,"...

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Wdowik nutrition column: Apples: Simple, Healthful, yet full of variety

With autumn's arrival and National Apple Month right around the corner, this is a great time to brush up on our apple facts.

Archeologists have discovered signs...

Donna Cooner

Donna Cooner talks writing, self-image and superstition

By Sarah Sparhawk

Donna Cooner has been writing since she was a young girl. "As long as I could remember, I had drawers full of stories...

Brownie McGraw

School of Education alumna honored at CSU Distinguished Alumni Awards

This year's recipient of the College of Health and Human Sciences Honor Alumna Award, part of the annual Colorado State University Distinguished Alumni Awards, fully embodies...

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Healthy Back-to-School Eating and Activity

Written by: Melissa Wdowik

As summer ends and the bustle of students fills the campus, it is important to refocus your efforts to make your health a...

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy Fall Semester Presentations

You are invited to join the Department of Occupational Therapy for the Ph.D. Program Seminars Fall 2014, which usually take place every other Tuesday in room...

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Aspen Grille in the LSC is now open

The Aspen Grille, a student-run restaurant located in the University Club on the upper level of the newly renovated and expanded Lory Student Center, has reopened...

School of Social Work

School of Social Work Fall Events

The School of Social Work invites you to attend anniversary celebration on Oct. 2, as well as an upcoming current issues talk on Nov. 17.

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Health and Human Sciences

Cardiovascular Seminar Series - Fall 2014

The Colorado State University Center for Cardiovascular Research sponsors the Cardiovascular Seminar Series on Thursdays at 3 p.m. in Physiology 103. The College of Health and...

Muffuletta Tailgater Sandwich

CSU Cooks features Muffuletta Tailgater Sandwich from FSHN

The Muffuletta recipe features a zesty sandwich, guaranteed to fire up your fellow Rams for game day. It comes to us from The Two Jeffs -...

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Human Development and Family Studies Brown Bag Colloquia Series

The Department of Human Development and Family Studies Brown Bag Colloquia Series takes place Fridays, 1 - 2 p.m.in room 457 of the Behavioral Sciences Building....

Textile Exhibit

Colorado State University exhibit draws inspiration from diverse cultures

FORT COLLINS - Graduate students in Colorado State University's Department of Design and Merchandising will show off their original textile designs in a new multicultural exhibit...

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KANC Student Spotlight

Kirsten Price, a small town girl from Alamosa, Colorado, has lived in Fort Collins for the past five years. Kirsten is a double major in...

2013 | Impact of Charrettes and Their Characteristics on Achieved LEED Certification

Charrettes are collaborative, interdisciplinary workshops commonly used in the programming and or design phases of sustainable building projects and often utilized in Leadership in Energy and...

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Exploring the Value of Veterans Oct. 30 and 31

Colorado State University is consistently recognized as one of the nation's top military and veteran-friendly schools, committed to helping our country's veterans meet their educational and...

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Cholesterol: Understand Your Numbers

Heart disease is known as a silent killer, and having high cholesterol is a major risk factor. There is no better time than now, Cholesterol Education...

Aurora Dream Center | Aurora, CO

Creating a financially sustainable and vibrant community resource center, one that is connected to and shaped by the families, schools, and anchor institutions in North Central...

Green Building Technical Assistance | Fort Collins, CO

In 2007, the City of Fort Collins created the Roadmap for Coordinated and Enhanced Green Building Services. This program was intended to define a green...

Larimer County Offices | Loveland, CO

The Architects' Studio, an architecture firm based in Fort Collins, is partnering with Larimer County to build a new Division of Motor Vehicles building in the...

Revive | Fort Collins, CO

Placer Development and Revive Properties are partnering to construct Revive, a new housing development in northern Fort Collins. Formerly known as Union Place, each home...

Whole School Sustainability

Green Schools National Conference 2014 | Whole School Sustainability Framework

The Whole School Sustainability framework, endorsed by the Center for Green Schools as a comprehensive way to work toward Green Ribbons School recognition, contains nine accessible...

Barry Braun Recieving Award

New Department Head Receives Fellow Award

Barry Braun, head of the Department of Health and Exercise Science at Colorado State University, pictured center, recently traveled to Austin, Texas, where he...

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Position Announcement: Tenure-Track Assistant/Associate Professor

The Department of Construction Management is seeking a tenure-track assistant professor or associate professor. Position details and application information for the position can be found...

CSU School of Social Work Ph.D. Graduate Ping-Tzu Lee

Congratulations to Ping-Tzu Lee - Our First Ph.D. Graduate from the School of Social Work!

Our first graduate in the School of Social Work Ph.D. Program, Ping-Tzu Lee, completed her dissertation defense this past semester. Originally from Taiwan, Ping-Tzu completed an...

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Explore CM Open House is October 10

The Department of Construction Management is excited to host its 4th annual Explore CM open house on Friday, October 10, 2014, at 5:00 PM in 122...

Homewood Suites | Greeley, CO

Homewood Suites is opening its newest hotel in Greeley, CO early next year. The project owner, Hilton Hotel & Resorts, is committed to making a positive...

High Plains Elementary School | Loveland, CO

This future facility will not only act as a traditional school, but will also create a culture of sustainability through integrated sustainable practices in the curriculum....

Harrison St. Real Estate Capital Sustainability

Harrison Street Real Estate Capital is developing a Sustainability Action plan with the help of IBE. Through outreach to company employees and data tracking of current...

Foothills Mall Waste Diversion Verification & Storytelling

The Foothills Mall and Shopping Center, located in Fort Collins, is undergoing extensive demolition and redevelopment. This will yield a large volume of demolished concrete,...

DoS Vision Map Development | Denver, CO

The City of Denver Office of Sustainability is initiating work develop to the City of Denver's sustainability goals. The city of Denver seeks to implement an...

National Western Center Master Plan | Denver, CO

Colorado State University, University Operations project team seeked to develop a guiding framework for the redevelopment of the National Western Stock Show grounds and surrounding areas...

Urban Biodiversity

2016 | Urban Biodiversity Systems: A Literature Review

As the global population shifts towards an increasingly urban matrix, the importance of developing a robust system of biodiversity management on a city scale will continue...

Integrative design

2015 | The Social Network of Integrative Design

The Integrative Design Process (IDP) has the potential to radically change the way that decisions are made in building design and construction and improve project success...

Bob Gotshall

Alumni Message and Professional Development Opportunities from Bob Gotshall

Dear Alumni and Friends,

The fall academic session in occupational therapy has begun, and I am honored to be serving as the interim department head. Wendy Wood...

Whole School Sustainability

2014 | Whole School Sustainability Framework

Based on years of research by the Institute for the Built Environment at Colorado State University, The Whole-School Sustainability Framework illustrates how every school can establish...

LENSES Application Guide

2016 | LENSES Overview Guide

The LENSES (Living Environments in Natural, Social, and Economic Systems) Overview Guide outlines an actionable approach to using the LENSES Framework. It provides the tools and...

Sarah Beetch, M.S., OTR/L

The Center for Community Partnerships receives grant to provide TBI education and raise awareness

The Center for Community Partnerships (CCP) received a 2014-2015 education grant from the Colorado Brain Injury Program. The project is entitled "Complexities of TBI: the...

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Colorado State University students volunteer to help older adults understand new technology

FORT COLLINS - Colorado State University students will volunteer at a technology workshop for older adults taking place in the Fort Collins Senior Center on Sept....

Food Science and Human Nutrition Graduate Seminar Series

The Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition Fall Seminars take place most Thursdays from 4-5 p.m. in Room 235, Gifford Building. Seminars are free...

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Utility Administration Building | City of Fort Collins

The City of Fort Collins is creating a new 37,500 sq. ft. municipal office building to house the customer services and executive administration of Fort Collins...

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Occupational therapy alumna hosts nonprofit therapy group helping children in China

Recently, Colorado State University department of Occupational Therapy alumna Amanda Wherry hosted the non-profit organization TEAMworks for a week-long initiative to help special needs children in...

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Burundi official visits CSU as part of academic partnership

Colorado State University will host a distinguished foreign guest this week: An official from a young university in the African nation of Burundi will...

Design and Merchandising

Have a Look into Design and Merchandising

Have a Look into Design and Merchandising and explore the opportunities and facilities for furthering your education in creative industries. The Department of Design and Merchandising...

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Shape Up Your Eating Habits -- For Free

The Kendall Anderson Nutrition Center at CSU is once again offering its successful Healthy You: Weight Management and Mindful Eating Program this...

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Team Member to Present at ACRM!

This October, CPERL team member Mary Khetani will travel to Toronto to present a research poster on the psychometrics of the YC-PEM at the American...

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Research Poster Accepted for Presentation at the ZERO TO THREE National Training Institute, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

This December, CPERL team members Mary, Jiang and Tanya will be traveling to sunny Florida to share and introduce the YC-PEM with early childhood professionals at...

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Paper Accepted for Publication!

Congratulations to CPERL team member Mary Khetani, who in collaboration with HDFS faculty member, Lisa Daunhauer, ScD, OTR/L, coauthored a paper together that will be published...

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Farewell and Best of Luck to Molly Gleason!

Congratulations to Molly for finishing her coursework here at CSU and wishing her the very best as she starts her final fieldwork! For the past year,...

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CPERL Welcomes Lauren Nale and Kristen Arestad!

We are excited to introduce to you two new additions to our CPERL team. Welcoming Lauren Nale (left) and Kristen Arestad (right)! We are excited to...

Sonia Nieto

Nationally acclaimed educator and author Sonia Nieto to speak at Colorado State University

An expert on multi-cultural education and teaching students with diverse backgrounds will speak Thursday, Sept. 18 at Colorado State University. Well-known educator and scholar Dr. Sonia...

Health and Exercise Science

Health and Exercise Science Fall Seminar Schedule

The Department of Health and Exercise Science Fall Seminars take place most Fridays from 3-4 p.m. in Room 211 Moby B Complex. Seminars are free and...

Terrance Unrein

Alumni Feature: Terrance Unrein, Senior Consultant, Construction Management

Name: Terrance Unrein
Job Title: Senior Consultant
Company: Luminate, LLC
Degree: B.S. 2010, Construction Management

Q: What led you to your current job position?

A: Upon graduation, I...

Fun Outdoor Workouts

September in Colorado: Fun outdoor workouts

September is one of the most beautiful months in Colorado. With fall foliage taking center stage, why not take your workout outside to make the...

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2013 | Three Myths of Behavior Change - What You Think You Know That You Don't: Jeni Cross at TEDxCSU

Jeni Cross is a sociology professor at Colorado State University. She has spoken about community development and sustainability to audiences across the country, from business leaders...

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2012 | Your Role in a Regenerative World: Chrisna du Plessis

Colorado State University's Institute for the Built Environment hosted Chrisna du Plessis as she presented, "Your Role in a Regenerative World" on September 12, 2012 in...

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2012 | Brian Dunbar at TEDxCSU

Brian is director of the Institute for the Built Environment (IBE) and professor of Construction Management at Colorado State University. Professor Dunbar holds two degrees in...

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2012 | Whole School Sustainability: Stephanie Barr at TEDxCSU

Stephanie is an associate at the Institute for the Built Environment at Colorado State University, specializing in green school research and consulting. Stephanie is passionate about...

2013 | Our Path to an Infinite Future: Josie Plaut at TEDxFrontRange

The Chinese symbol for crisis is made up of two parts; danger and opportunity. The greatest danger we face as a species is ruining our planets...

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2010 | Greening Structural Steel Design, Fabrication and Erection: A Case Study of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory Research Support Facilities Project

This study seeks to identify and evaluate opportunities to reduce the environmental impacts of structural steel through case study research of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory's...

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2011 | LENSES: Vision Book

The world is waking up. In the face of imminent threats to our quality of life and our planet, humanity is beginning to change. We are...

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2011 | LEED for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance Feasibility Assessment & Implementation Plan

The Colorado Governor's Energy Office (GEO) released a request for proposals to fund a feasibility analysis phase of the LEED for Existing Buildings: Operations & Maintenance...

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2011 | Thought Leadership and Research Proceedings. Green Schools That Teach: Whole-School Sustainability.

The combination of green school design, green organizational behavior, and aligned educational goals sets the stage for the attributes of green schools to become teaching tools....

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2011 | Green Schools That Teach: A Research White Paper

The combination of green school design, green organizational behavior, and aligned educational goals sets the stage for the features of green schools to become teaching tools....

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2012 | Regenerative design: the LENSES Framework for buildings and communities

Sustainability advocates see an immediate, pressing need to move beyond incremental improvements toward profound transformations on pressing economic, social and environmental issues. A framework called LENSES...

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2012 | LENSES: A framework for integrating natural, social, and economic systems in green building and sustainable development.

Green building and sustainable development efforts are helping to reduce negative impacts associated with the built environment. Yet, current global challenges require societies to move beyond...

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2012 | Sustainability in Schools: Why Green Buildings have Become a Catalyst.

With the increase in both green school construction and research linking green schools to healthier students, higher performance and financial return on investment, it is no...

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2013 | Linking Performance & Experience: An Analysis of Green Schools

The design of schools has seen a significant shift in the last decade due to an increased awareness of the effects of building design on student...

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Ethics and Practicing Anthropology: Pragmatic, Practical & Principled

This work presents a conversation between the authors about how one practicing anthropologist encountered and resolved a situation in her professional experience, and their shared analysis...

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2013 | Constructing Green: The Social Structures of Sustainability

Buildings are the nations greatest energy consumers. Forty percent of all our energy is used for heating, cooling, lighting, and powering machines and devices in buildings....