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Mei-heng Lin

OT students display research at Graduate Student Showcase

Congratulations to Mei-heng Lin for receiving an award at the Colorado State University Graduate Student Showcase held recently on the university campus. Lin's poster "Relationships...

Mexican Hot Chocolate

Mexican Hot Chocolate


- 1/2 cup water
- 1/3 cup sugar
- 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa
- 1/2 - 1 teaspoon cinnamon
- 1/4 teaspoon chili powder
- 3 cups 1% milk
- 1/2 teaspoon...

roasted turkey

Eight tips to avoid weight gain during the holiday season

The holidays are time of anticipation, celebration, and spending time with those we love. But for many of us, it can also be a time...

Red Beet Juice

Volunteers needed for research study evaluating red beetroot juice consumption and cardiovascular health

"Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food." -Hippocrates

The Functional Foods & Human Health Laboratory in the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition...

School of Education in the Graduate Showcase

Eight School of Education graduate students participate in 2016 Graduate Showcase

Colorado State University held its third Graduate Student Showcase on Tuesday, November 15, in the Lory Student Center Ballroom. The GradShow is a one-day event, during...

Amy Huff

School of Education master's student leverages course inspiration into Graduate Showcase presentation

Amy Huff, a master's student in the School of Education's Counseling and Career Development specialization, was one of eight graduate students representing the School of...

The many health benefits of chiles

For centuries peppers have been used for their variety of therapeutic effects. To this day, researchers are continuing to find out more and more about their...

CM ABC Competition Team

CSU Construction Management ABC Competition Team Takes 1st Prize

The CSU Construction Management Department again showed why it is one of the premier programs in the nation. The CM ABC Competition Team, which includes Captain...

Alyson Welker

CHHS students' research and creativity on display at the Graduate Student Showcase

In the largest Graduate Student Showcase to date, 34 College of Health and Human Sciences students presented their research and creativity at the conference held...

Paul Jones

School of Education alumnus installed as president of Fort Valley State University

During the first week in October, School of Education alumnus Paul Jones was inaugurated as the 10th president of Fort Valley State University in Fort Valley,...

Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) for Kendall Reagan Nutrition Center

Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA)
Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition

The Kendall Reagan Nutrition Center provides science-based nutrition information translated into practical tips, realistic guidelines, individualized meal...

Scholarship Brunch

Ram Memories: Students share CSU experiences and the power of scholarships

Photos, newspaper clippings, and mementos scattered the tables at the 2016 College of Health and Human Sciences Scholarship Celebration, which was held on Nov. 12. These...

Jeff McCubbin, Karen Israel, and Barry Braun

Health and Exercise Science breaks ground on lab expansion

Faculty from the Department of Health and Exercise Science joined CSU officials Monday to celebrate a groundbreaking for the expansion of a very special lab on...

Kush Desai & Dean McCubbin

Social work student creates scholarship to honor former faculty member

Students at Colorado State University tend to be generous with their time and money: During the 2015-16 academic year, they contributed over 78,000 hours of service...

Mutineer Baltic Porter Fall 2016

Anchors away: Mutineer Baltic Porter launches at Odell Brewing Co.

Ahoy, landlubbers, the newest brew from Colorado State University's Brewing Science class has a distinctly nautical cast. Whet your whistle for the ceremonial tapping of Mutineer...

red gloves on hands holding hot chocolate

4 ways to reduce stress during the holiday season

As the days shorten and the weather gets colder we can all feel the anticipation: the holidays are coming. According to a study on holiday stress...

CM Student Board of Directors hosts annual Clay Shoot

Nearly 150 CM students and industry representatives gathered at the Kiowa Creek Sporting Club on Friday, November 4th for the CM Student Board of Directors annual...


Cooking with chiles

The winter months have us all seeking ways to keep warm. We reach for our abandoned, heavier coats, drink cups of extra hot coffee or hot...

KRNC Student Spotlight

Kenzie Peery is from Parker, Colorado. She is a senior in Food Science and Human Nutrition with a concentration in Dietetics. She is also a Fitness...

Have your beef - and eat it too

Have your beef - and eat it too

What if you could reduce your carbon footprint without trading in your beloved sports utility vehicle? Methane emission has been on a lot of minds lately,...

KRNC Student Spotlight

Janelle Hilmes is a senior from Castle Rock, Colorado. She will graduate in May 2017 with a double major in Dietetics and Spanish. Janelle's short-term plans...

Rutabaga salad

Rutabaga salad with sherry vinaigrette

Adapted from "Vedge" by Kate Jacoby & Richard Landau

Prep Time: 20 min
Cook Time: 20 min
Serves 4

-1 large rutabaga, peeled
-1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons olive oil
-1 tablespoon...

Semester at Sea Shelby

Semester at Sea Q&A with Shelby Yuhas

Shelby Yuhas is a junior in Health and Exercise Science at CSU, and is currently studying abroad with Semester at Sea. Here's what she had...

Beth Webster

Welcome to Beth Webster!

If you have been to the Department of Occupational Therapy (OT) office in the last few months, you have most likely been warmly welcomed by Beth...

Education Sciences Research Colloquium

Education Sciences specialization invites all to the second session of its Research Colloquium series

On Wednesday, November 16, the School of Education's Education Sciences specialization will host the second installment of its research colloquium series. The series is intended to...

Two new certificates offered by CSU

Two new certificates offered by CSU's School of Social Work

This January, the School of Social Work at Colorado State University will add two new graduate certificates to its growing list of online programs designed to...

Occupational Therapy program offers veterans much needed REST

Occupational Therapy program offers veterans much needed REST

Aaron Eakman, assistant professor and director of research for the New Start for Student Veterans program at Colorado State University, is helping post-9/11 student veterans sleep...

Thank You Graphic

State of Family: CHHS faculty and staff give back in 2016

The College of Health and Human Sciences has a lot to be thankful for this year. Through memorial gifts, scholarships, and collective giving, faculty and staff...

Fa-la-la-la Fitness

Fa-la-la-la fitness

What were your new year's resolutions for last year? Can you even remember them? Are you already focused on resolutions for 2017? Often we put our...

Leslie Cordie

School of Education alumna's passion for lifelong learning influences her own teaching

School of Education alumna Leslie Cordie's career consists of 20 years of diverse experience, including a career in nursing, positions involving business management and distance learning...

Construction Management Department holds annual Scholarship and Awards Banquet

The Construction Management Department held its annual CM Scholarship and Awards Banquet on the evening of Wednesday, October 26th, 2016. The event brought together students, staff,...

MFT Program Rankings

CSU's Marriage and Family Therapy Program ranked 16th nationally

Colorado State University is among the top 20 universities in the nation for a graduate degree in marriage and family therapy, according to Online Psychology Degrees'...

Chili-Roasted Carrots

Chili-Roasted Carrots

Roasted with chili powder and cumin then tossed with cilantro and lime juice, these carrots are bursting with flavor. Serve them with simple roast chicken or...

Diversity Symposium

School of Education hosts Diversity Symposium track focused on diversity in education

The School of Education hosted a day-long track focused on topics related to diversity, equity, and inclusion in education during Colorado State University's 16th annual Diversity...

Pi Theta Members

Pi Theta Epsilon Induction Ceremony

Congratulations to our new Pi Theta Epsilon (PTE) members! During a ceremony held on October 24, the Department of Occupational Therapy welcomed second-year occupational therapy...

AgingPLUS looking for research participants age 50 and up

AgingPLUS looking for research participants age 50 and up

Researchers in CSU's Department of Human Development and Family Studies are seeking middle-aged to older adults (age 50 and up) to participate in an eight-week exercise...

Apple kale soup

Apple kale soup

- 4 slices bacon, low sodium
- 1 large bunch kale
- 3 cups chicken or vegetable stock, divided
- 1 tablespoons olive oil
- 1/2 whole yellow onion, diced