In March 2021, Maxine Cofino (B.A., ’10) and Desiree Munoz opened The Lemon Girls stand in San Antonio, Texas, offering fresh-squeezed beverages made from a host of locally grown produce. The business was an immediate success, but Cofino’s journey to that cool moment was as colorful as her luscious libations.
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Shirley Stanosheck (B.S., ’43) turns 100 years old this month. Her story, which begins on Colorado’s eastern plains and winds down the Front Range, has taught her some meaningful life lessons.
On September 11, 2001, Jason Dahl was one of the pilots on United Flight 93, whose courageous passengers and crew thwarted a terrorist attack. The plane crashed outside of Shanksville, Pennsylvania, killing all on board. National tragedies touch us all, and sometimes we discover people with intimate connections to those events close to home. Steve Jacques (B.S., ’74) is one of them.
The best legacies offer their heirs roots and wings. That’s especially true for Dr. Corey Lyon (B.S., ‘96) whose family includes three generations of Rams.
After graduating from Fort Collins High School in 2004, Priscilla Duron’s (B.A., ’19) life was lacking any meaningful direction. She was working three part-time jobs and there was little, if any possibility, to pursue a four-year degree. But that all changed one afternoon.
Hannah Saunders Wurster (M.S., ’16; Ph.D. ’18) co-founded The Willow Collective, a network of private practitioners who support maternal, infant, and early childhood mental health services in Northern Colorado.
Michael Henry (B.S. ’03) and Kathryn Bulger (B.A., ’06) knew each other in passing when they attended Colorado State University, and reunited years later to begin a journey together that has taken them all over the U.S. and Europe.
No red carpet, no tuxedos, no grand auditorium filled with stars. Just an email with the subject line, “2019 Masters Emmy.” That’s how Duncan Richards (B.A. Journalism, ’17) learned the 12-member crew from Game Creek Video had won an Emmy Award for their remote television production of the 2019 Masters Golf Tournament.