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Middle-school girls get back to the Fashion FUNdamentals at CSU

This June, 30 middle-school girls participated in the second annual offering of Fashion FUNdamentals in the Department of Design and Merchandising at Colorado State University. Fashion...

2016 Fashion Show

Department of Design and Merchandising program ranked in top 5 percent of nation

Colorado State University's Merchandising program in the Department of Design and Merchandising is considered among the top 5 percent nationally, according to the latest rankings by...

Owners of Revolution Popsicles

You say you want a revolution...of popsicles

In the heat of the summer, when you're finished with work, it's time to relax. But that's not the case for Colorado State University students Jarod...

Youth Sport Camps

Youth Sport Camps help keep local kiddos active in summer

Youth Sport Camps are in full swing again on the Colorado State University campus. The 12-week program runs from May 31 to Aug. 19 and includes...

Questers Group

Local nonprofit's gift will expand collection at Avenir Museum

A local chapter of The Questers has given CSU's Avenir Museum of Design and Merchandising $4,500 to expand its collection of historically important textiles.

The Questers is...

Jon Carlson

In Memory: Jon Carlson

Jonathan Ored Carlson, 69, died June 16, 2016. A long-time resident of Fort Collins, he was born August 20, 1946 in Minneapolis to John and Hilda...

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10 tips for life transitions

The summer season reminds us of the inevitability of transitions and change. You may be one who thrives on transitions and thirsts for change. For many...

Patterson family

Patterson family and Beavers Charitable Trust grow heavy construction initiative

Reaching retirement is one of life's great achievements, often marked with parties, toasts, and tokens of appreciation. But as Doug Patterson, a 1976 construction management graduate,...

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Healthy food interventions may slow cognitive decline

If you remember anything from Colorado State University's recent nutrition conference that focused on the role of nutrition in the cognitive health of aging adults it...

Students at Capitol Hill Day

Students involved at the state and national levels

CSU-OT students have demonstrated impressive involvement outside of the program requirements by pursuing opportunities with both the state and national occupational therapy associations. This past year...

fruit Popsicles

Fresh Fruit-Sicles

This refreshing frozen treat allows you to get creative, utilize local and seasonal fruits and cool off at the same time!

- 1 cup fresh strawberries
- 2...

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Tracking, Telecoaching and Technology

With the ever changing world of nutrition and technology, it is important to stay informed on how new approaches can help you stay on track with...

Vera Bodle and her hand-sewn quilts

CSU Avenir Museum of Design and Merchandising celebrates the vibrant life of centenarian quilter

Vera Bodle began quilting at 80-years-old as a way to distract her hands when she quit smoking. She set out to make only a couple quilts...


Finding meaning in the details: Award-winning instructor inspires students in design and merchandising

Kevin Kissell ('97, '00, '08) was the type of kid who planned the outfit he was going to wear to tackle life on the farm. It...

Dining with Diabetes returns with four weekly classes in the Kendall Anderson Nutrition Center this July.

Dining with Diabetes cooking and nutrition classes - moved to October

The July class has been moved back to October - enrolling now!

Dining with Diabetes returns with four weekly classes in the Kendall Anderson Nutrition Center. The...

Christine A. Fruhauf received fellow status in the Gerontological Society of America

Christine A. Fruhauf named fellow of the Gerontological Society of America

Christine A. Fruhauf, associate professor in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies, is recognized for her outstanding research contributions to the field of aging...


Telecoaching in Nutrition and Medicine

In our technological era, the widespread use of the internet and personal communication devices has had a profound impact on health practice. More recently, telecoaching has...

Colin Harris and his mentee, Nick, were paired Fall 2015 through CSU

CSU brings Campus Connections mentoring program to New Zealand

Colorado State University's Campus Connections, formerly called Campus Corps, is on its way to the University of Auckland in New Zealand.

Campus Connections, a youth mentoring...

Reese Lasley speaking at commencement

Alumni Feature: Reese Lasley, Construction Management

Name: Reese Lasley
Job Title: Project Services Analyst
Company: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
CSU Graduation Year: 2010
Degree: B.S. in Construction Management

Bio: Reese Lasley graduated in 2010 from Colorado State University...

Susana Munoz

CSU employees to present at national conference on race, ethnicity

Several members of the CSU community will be presenters at the National Conference on Race & Ethnicity, being held May 31 to June 4 in San...

School of Education

School of Education seeks proposals for Diversity Symposium

The School of Education's Adult Education and Training specialization and Center for Educator Preparation at CSU are seeking session proposals for the "Teaching Practices:...

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3 arm exercise tips that will get you ready for tank top weather

As the warm summer weather starts to set in, many people start reach for tank tops, both for temperature control and to show off their great...

Occupational therapy graduate, Ruby Sandoval

Resilient occupational therapy student fights for success despite huge hurdles

Ruby Sandoval's journey to graduation can be described as turbulent, to say the least. The endeavor toward a degree in occupational therapy has been a test...

Cucumber Soup

Chilled Creamy Cucumber Soup

Enjoy the fresh flavor of cucumber during a hot summer day with a refreshing and cool creamy soup!

- 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
- 2 cloves garlic,...

Eric Wilson at the NBCC Bridging the Gap Symposium in Washington DC

Colorado State University graduate student awarded counseling fellowship to support underserved youth

Eric Wilson's dream of opening a youth center in Fort Collins is coming to life thanks to his recent securement of a fellowship award from the...