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Tricia Ford

A smart investment in healthy aging

"I have spent my career assisting our aging population and see the importance of an initiative that focuses on promoting healthy aging in our community," shares...

Agnieszka Burzynska

Study links physical activity to greater mental flexibility in older adults

Agnieszka Burzynska, formerly a University of Illinois Beckman Institute postdoctoral researcher, is now an assistant professor at Colorado State University in the Department of Human Development...

Patti Davies

Neuroscientist in occupational therapy to lead research efforts in the College

Patricia (Patti) Davies, a co-director of the Brainwaves Research Laboratory and professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy, has been named associate dean for research and...

Ariel Wootan Merkling

School of Social Work graduate student Ariel Wootan Merkling wins grad showcase award

Congratulations to MSW student Ariel Wootan Merkling who won a prize in the Excellence in Diversity and Social Justice Award category of the Grad Student Showcase...

gluten free brownie

Tips for Gluten-Free Eating

Gluten is the general name for a protein found in wheat, barley and rye. Gluten containing foods can be part of a healthful, balanced diet; however,...

raspberry yogurt with mint and raspberry

Wdowik nutrition column: Think yogurt for lunches and snacks

As children head back to school, many parents are searching for ideas for lunches and after-school snacks. Yogurt is a popular option, with sales of more...

Carrie Nickel

Student Spotlight - Carrie Nickel

Carrie Nickel is a senior from Littleton, Colo., finishing up her last semester at CSU. Her favorite part of the summer practicum was the chance to...

Marissa Uhlhorn

Student Spotlight - Marissa Uhlhorn

Marissa Uhlhorn is a senior from Colorado Springs, Colo., who is finishing up her last semester at CSU. Marissa's favorite part of the practicum was the...

Emily Roderick

Student Spotlight - Emily Roderick

Emily Roderick is a senior from Evergreen, Colo. Emily thoroughly enjoyed the opportunity to get involved in the Fort Collins community that the practicum provided. She...

Morgan Scheu

Student Spotlight - Morgan Scheu

Morgan Scheu is a senior from Upland, Calif., graduating in May 2016. Her favorite part of summer practicum was the hands-on experience shadowing RDNs and learning...

New School of Education faculty

New faculty in Colorado State University's School of Education studying equity and diversity

Four new faculty members in Colorado State University's School of Education will contribute to diversity, equity, and inclusion through their research, teaching, and outreach. In spring...

Aga Burzynska

The nonagenarian athlete: Researchers study Olga Kotelko's brain

University of Illinois Beckman Institute postdoctoral researcher Agnieszka Burzynska and her colleagues analyzed the brain and cognition of Olga Kotelko, a 93-year-old track-and-field athlete. Burzynska is...

MOVE-IN 2015: Cluster hires spark interdisciplinary collaborations

Collaboration and innovation are at the root of finding new ways to address complex challenges, and CSU aims to advance its interdisciplinary research with the help...

Fashion Show

Design & Merchandising programs ranked No. 1 in the Southwest

The Colorado State University Department of Design and Merchandising's undergraduate programs are considered among the top 5 percent nationally, according to the latest rankings by

Derek Decker

Doctoral students named to national teacher prep commission

Three doctoral students from Colorado State University's School of Education have been tapped to serve on a national panel because of their exemplary model for training...

Apple Spinach Salad

Apple Spinach Peanut Salad

This flavor-rich salad makes an excellent side dish to accompany your favorite meal!

- 1 (6 ounce) package fresh baby spinach
- 1 medium apple,...

Farmers Market

Farmers' Market 101

A bounty of flavorful, high quality produce is grown in Colorado. Farmers' Markets allow us to select "just picked" produce and try unique local offerings. With...

Choosing Produce

5 tips for choosing the best produce

A bounty of flavorful, high quality produce is grown in Colorado. Farmer's Markets allow us to select 'just picked' produce and try unique local offerings. Follow...

Back to School Tips

Ease kids into the back-to-school routine with these tips from CSU's Center for Family and Couple Therapy

School supplies are placed front and center on store shelves weeks before any of us are ready to accept the end of summer. But, when the...

Mango and Avacado

Mango, avocado, and black bean salad with lime dressing

This colorful and hearty salad has tropical flavors and a good nutritional balance with avocado, mango, and black beans.


2 firm, ripe...

Rashard Higgins

Lights! Camera! Action! 'Hollywood' Higgins ready to shine

Anyone who has watched Rams wide receiver Rashard "Hollywood" Higgins already knows he is a rising star. Now, CSU is making sure the rest of the...

Exercise Equipment

What's the best piece of exercise equipment?

I have been asked on multiple occasions what I think the best piece of exercise equipment is. Many people are looking for answers like body...