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Girl hiking

The top 5 health benefits of interacting with nature

The beginning of June in Colorado means the beginning of camping season, boat rides, swimming, and hiking with friends and family. We all know that outdoor...

Baked Chicken Parmesan

Recipe: Baked Chicken Parmesan

Add some basil chiffonade for a pleasant spring or summer dish.

Prep time: 30 min.
Cooking time: 50 min.


  • Olive oil cooking spray

  • 2 boneless skinless chicken breasts

  • Black pepper

  • 2 eggs,...

KRNC Student Spotlight

Amanda Colvin was born in Denver and raised in Houston. She has lived in Fort Collins for 8 years. After taking 4 years off from college,...

KRNC Student Spotlight

Ella Lundquist is a senior studying Nutrition at Pennsylvania State University. She is interning at the Kendall Reagan Nutrition Center at CSU this summer. She is...

SSW Ph.D. Students

Social work doctoral students continue on successful path

In a stadium full of fellow graduate students wearing mortarboard caps and gowns signifying academic excellence, two doctoral students in the School of Social Work, Annie...

Arcadio Avalos AET graduate

School of Education graduate and Army Captain excited to train fellow soldiers

Although he grew up in a military household, with a father who was in the Air Force for twenty years, School of Education graduate Arcadio Avalos...

FCS grad Marisa DeClercq

School of Education graduate paving the way for future teachers

As a high school student in Wyoming, Marisa DeClercq knew she wanted to pursue a career as a Family and Consumer Sciences teacher.

"My high school FCS...

Diversity Symposium teaching practices track

School of Education invites session proposals for 2017 diversity education track

The deadline for proposals has been extended to July 15, 2017.**

The School of Education is actively seeking session proposals for the 2017 Diversity Symposium's...

two friends talking on stairs

Mental Health Awareness Month: Tips for supporting yourself and others

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, a national observance with the goal to fight stigma, educate the public, and provide support.

Living with a mental health...

SOE grad celebration SP17

School of Education celebrates its Spring and Summer 2017 graduates

Two School of Education events kicked off Colorado State University's Spring 2017 graduation weekend. Both events, held at The Ranch Events Complex in Loveland, recognized and...

Empowerment Course Instructor, Mentor and Student

An Empowering Opportunity for Student Success

"I am looking forward to being able to realize my dream," explained Kyle W., a student with the newly launched Empowerment course. The Empowerment course,...

SAHE Global Perspectives Mexico Jan17

School of Education students see student affairs in action during trip to Mexico

In January 2017, students and faculty in the Student Affairs in Higher Education program embarked on a 12-day trip to Mexico, as part of the Global...

John Howe

School of Education doctoral student receives grant to work with Canadian STEM ed program

For School of Education doctoral student John Howe, bringing STEM education to all students is more than a goal—it's a driving, personal mission.

"There was a...

Grilled Chicken

5 healthy summer eating tips

The introduction of summer comes with numerous pressures. For many people, the words "summer" and "healthy eating" do not match up. For others, such combinations of...

Iron deficiency graphic

Wdowik nutrition column: Recognize and treat iron deficiency

If you often feel tired or run down despite getting adequate sleep, it's time to consider the possibility of iron deficiency. Iron deficiency is one of...

CHHS Alumni Awards Logo

College of Health and Human Sciences 2017 Alumni Awards - nominate today!

The College of Health and Human Sciences has started accepting nominations for the fourth year of its alumni awards program. All nominations need to be received...

Maggie Jaeger

College of Health and Human Sciences students recognized for their research and creativity

The annual Celebrate Undergraduate Research and Creativity (CURC), showcase allows undergraduate students from a range of University colleges and their corresponding majors to highlight...

Michael Bent

Alumni feature: Michael Bent, Interior Design

Name: Michael Bent
Job Title: Designer at IA Interior Architects
CSU Graduation Year: 2015
Degree: B.S. in Interior Design

Bio: Michael Bent is from Centennial, Colorado. He is...

photo of Salem family

CM Cares assists family that adopted six children with disabilities

One of the latest families to benefit from home improvements provided by the CM Cares program is especially deserving: The Salems have adopted six children from...

Rhubarb Compote

Recipe: Rhubarb Compote

Rhubarb compote is a great topping for your vanilla ice cream, fruit pies, or yogurt.


  • 1 3/4 pounds fresh or frozen rhubarb (about 6 cups)

  • 1 cup sugar

  • 1...

Gutierrez with CCSS President Schulzki

CSU student lands statewide honor for social studies teaching

Stephanie Gutierrez, who graduated last week from CSU with a degree in history, has received the Outstanding Student Teacher Award from the Colorado Council for...

Rachel McKinney

No joke: Student-brewed Weiz Guy Hefeweizen part of learning the science of fermentation

Rachel McKinney changed her major a couple of times before finding her calling in the Colorado State University Fermentation Science and Technology Program.

"I started out as...

Odell Brew Party

CSU brewers awarded silver medals at national beer championship

Student brewers from CSU have again taken medals at the U.S. Open College Beer Championship.

Last year, senior teaching assistant James Macdonald took home two bronze medals...

Neha Lodha

Q&A with health and exercise science assistant professor Neha Lodha

Neha Lodha is an assistant professor in CSU's Department of Health and Exercise Science, and is also the director of the Laboratory for Movement Neuroscience and...

Award Ceremony

CSU's interior design student chapter receives national recognition for 3rd year in a row

For the third consecutive year, the American Society of Interior Designers Student Chapter at Colorado State University received the National Award for Student Chapter of the...

Kids in a classroom

CSU students helping create healthier K-12 school environments

Colorado State University graduate students are involved in a new project to create healthier environments in K-12 schools, and they're starting with a pilot project in...

Chrissy Chard

CSU student, faculty member honored by Colorado School of Public Health

Two members of the Colorado School of Public Health at CSU will receive awards from the school at its annual awards brunch on May 25.

Each year,...

Zach Alves

Construction management grad excels in competitions

Whether participating in triathlons, or competition teams, construction management grad Zach Alves is a dedicated competitor. Alves grew up in Fishers, Indiana, just outside of Indianapolis,...

Krystal Kniegge

M.S.W. student gains best of both worlds from advanced generalist program

Like many social work students, upcoming M.S.W. graduate Krystal Kneigge began her social work education not knowing exactly which direction she wanted to go, in this...

Humberto Hernandez

Outstanding construction management grad inspires others

As a first-generation college student, Humberto Hernandez has served as an inspiration to younger students as a volunteer for the Department of Construction Management and as...

Taylor Sloan

Outstanding apparel and merchandising grad discovers the key to success

The key to success is balance. Just ask Taylor Sloan, an outstanding apparel and merchandising student graduating in May. Over the last four years, Sloan has...

Diana Purtz

OT student persists to graduation with support of department community

Through the caring and understanding of her professors and supervisors, Diana Purtz has overcome many challenges to earn her master's in occupational therapy.

CSU OT program top...

Carly Mansker

Outstanding interior design student perseveres to graduation

Born and raised in a tiny Colorado mountain town 100 miles from Fort Collins, Carly Mansker, a senior interior design student in the Department of Design...

Kelsey Snyder

Fermentation science grad brews up a second career

Sometimes it only takes one class to sell you on a program of study. For Kelsey Snyder, that class was FTEC 460 - Brewing Science and...

Gediya Ramazani

Outstanding grad Gediya Ramazani, College of Health and Human Sciences

Gediya Ramazani regularly tells the refugees at the Global Refugee Center in Greeley to not give up. Not giving up is something she knows about.

Ramazani's parents...

Aaron Leyte

Outstanding grad Aaron Leyte, College of Health and Human Sciences

As a U.S. Air Force veteran, Colorado State University health and exercise science student Aaron Leyte is trained in how to respond in an emergency. He...


College of Health and Human Sciences Spring 2017 Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony

The Colorado State University College of Health and Human Sciences will confer undergraduate degrees at a commencement ceremony on Friday, May 12, at 7:30 p.m.,...

Chelsea Reynolds

College outstanding senior overcomes challenges to get to graduation

Chelsea Reynolds is a star student. In spite of having to be on dialysis 13 hours each day because of complete kidney failure, she has continued...

Audrey Shillington

School of Social Work director named associate dean in the College of Health and Human Sciences

Audrey Shillington, director of the School of Social Work, will assume responsibilities as the associate dean for academic affairs in the College of Health and Human...

Grant Frevert

Construction management graduate finds his focus

Grant Frevert has taken a longer journey to get to graduation, finding his passion for construction management along the way. Like a lot of people, Frevert...

Paul Maxwell House

CAD-aloging history: CSU interior design students document historic home

Service-learning is an important piece of the interior design curriculum in the Department of Design and Merchandising at Colorado State University. In fall 2016, the Interior...

New York Study Tour

CSU students get an inside look at the New York fashion industry

Over spring break, a group of students from the Department of Design and Merchandising got hands-on experience when they participated in the New York Study Tour....

Old Aggie Brew

Good for what ales you: Old Aggie Lager on tap

New Belgium Brewing and Colorado State University are teaming up for a one-of-a-kind collaborative beer, Old Aggie Superior Lager.

Packaging for the crisp, golden lager prominently features...

Bill Roberts

Fulbright recipient to study cultural integration of OT program in Trinidad and Tobago

Bill Roberts, a Ph.D. student in the Colorado State University Department of Occupational Therapy, was inspired to learn more about international occupational therapy education by his...

Sarah Bibbey

Social work student wins prize for undergraduate research

The 2017 cash prize winners for CSU's Celebrate Undergraduate Research and Creativity showcase have been announced, and for the second time social work student Sarah Bibbey...


Lab looking for volunteers to donate their brainwaves to science

The CSU Brainwaves Research Lab in the Department of Occupational Therapy is currently conducting two studies and is looking for people with autism/Asperger's disorder (15 -...

Volunteers NEEDED! For beet juice study

"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...

KRNC Student Spotlight

Alondra Sarmiento grew up in Thornton, Colorado. She is a senior in the Food Science and Human Nutrition department with a Minor in Spanish graduating this...

KRNC Student Spotlight

Alicia Grove is from Richmond, Virginia and is currently a second year graduate student in the Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition. She will...