Arthur Valdez was the first person in his family to go to college, and said he felt a little lost when he stepped on the CSU campus for the first time. Now, he’s acting as a mentor to first-generation students through a new scholarship.
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The Board of Governors of the Colorado State University System announced that Rick Miranda, chief academic officer for the CSU System, will serve as interim president of the CSU flagship campus in Fort Collins while the Board undertakes a national search for the 16th president of CSU.
Scholarships helped Patty and Peggy Contreras go to college – now they want to level the playing field for other students by giving back.
Erin Karney, a CSU alumna and sixth-generation cattle rancher, was recently appointed executive vice president of the Colorado Cattlemen’s Association.
Colorado State University tight end Trey McBride was drafted 55th overall by the Arizona Cardinals. The All-American will become the sixth ex-CSU tight end/wide receiver on a current NFL roster.
After a brewer found a 1907 book in the basement of the Morgan Library, he was desperate to prove that black beer from Belgian existed. However, the original book was destroyed in the 1997 flood, but it nevertheless sparked a quest that would culminate in what’s now 1554
With commencement around the corner, thoughts are turning toward traditions and the alumni among our family and friends, whose time at Colorado State University made them a lifelong part of the CSU “Ramily.”