After becoming the first assistant dean for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the Colorado State University College of Health and Human Sciences, Michelle Foster is connecting with diverse students, faculty, and staff to ensure they are represented and heard.
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Why do some communities have better outcomes for citizens when faced with disasters and challenges such as the COVID-19 pandemic? CSU researchers have developed a way to measure and quantify a community’s democratic resources to respond called the Civic Capacity Index.
Giving back is important for donors Bill and Jan Beitz and Gene and Carol Vaughan. Both couples support programs promoting health in CSU’s Department of Health and Exercise Science, and students and community members have benefited greatly from their dedication to funding outreach, research, and scholarships.
Students in the Interior Architecture and Design program in the Department of Design and Merchandising presented their senior capstone projects through a virtual platform.
Veteran Josh Tenborg says he wasn’t a successful student when he attended college the first time. After a seven-year hiatus, he returned to earn his degree in health and exercise science graduating with academic honors.
Hope Cornelis (M.S. ’17) serves as the program coordinator for the Sexual Assault Resource Team Peers at Poudre School District in Fort Collins. She is originally from Illinois, and came to Colorado State University in 2015 to pursue a master’s degree in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies.
Matt Hickey, a professor in the Department of Heath and Exercise Science and University Distinguished Teaching Scholar, has been named to be the new associate dean for research and graduate programs in the College of Health and Human Sciences.
Keanu Kikau will graduate in May with a bachelor’s degree in human development and family studies, the first in his family to go to college.
Learn more about the Legacies Project from President Joyce McConnell, Dean Lise Youngblade and Director of Development Victoria Keller.