College of Health and Human Sciences News

CSU receives $2 million grant to help prevent future pandemics

Building on its response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Colorado State University has received a $2 million commitment from The Anschutz Foundation to further the development of new solutions for building resilience and agility in stopping infectious disease transmission among animals and people.

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Young Alumni Q & A: Katie Townsend

Katie Townsend is a double alumna of Colorado State University, earning her undergraduate degree in sociology in 2006 and her degree in OT from the Department of Occupational Therapy in 2017.

Research and Creative Scholarship


Award-winning occupational therapy alumna gives back to CSU

Teresa Boynton, Occupational Therapy alumna, donor, and Alumni Association member, has been a strong advocate for safety in patient care throughout her career. Boynton was recently recognized with a prestigious award for her development of an assessment tool for care providers to improve safety while assisting patients.

Health Tips

7 tips to cut down on food waste

Food waste is uneaten food that gets tossed, incinerated, poured down the drain, or left in the field unharvested. Learn how you can lower your food waste in the Kendall Reagan Nutrition Center's monthly blog.

The advantages of virtual wellness

The pandemic has changed the way many people have engaged with others, their work atmospheres, and their health. Here are a few ways that the health and wellness profession has transitioned to a virtual world, to the benefit of people everywhere.