Previous Issues: People

Gemara Gifford, the Central America program director at Trees, Water and People and a CSU human dimensions of natural resources Ph.D. student, is interviewed for the Elevating Voices documentary.


Students feature conservation and equity in short documentary

Four Colorado State University students worked with professional filmmakers last spring to create a documentary about conservation and inspiring figures working toward equitable outdoor access for everyone in Colorado.

Diana Wall, Director of the School of Global Environmental Sustainability-SAU at Colorado State University


A Campus Conversation with Diana Wall

University Distinguished Professor Diana Wall talks about the School of Global Environmental Sustainability, Antarctica, and nematodes.

Polly Baca speaking at Distinguished Alumni Awards


Polly Baca’s State of Inspiration

One of the most influential women in Colorado politics began her career at CSU, and now serves on the CSU System Board of Governors.

Dan Tyler with his grandsons


Bringing history to life

Dan Tyler was not only passionate about his subject but also eager to teach it, with each of his lessons wrapped in his own humanity.

Apples sculpted by Miriam Palmer


A scientific legacy still bearing fruit

Miriam Palmer had arrived in Fort Collins in 1904 to begin her illustrious 43-year career as a scientific illustrator, physiology instructor, and world-renowned aphid expert. 

Brian Jones with an electo ball on his head


A Campus Conversation with Brian Jones

Stacy Nick talks with the director of CSU's Little Shop of Physics about inspiring wonder and discovery in students of all ages.

Ken Goldsberry and James Klett in a horticulture greenhouse. PHOTO: John Eisele

Faculty Profile

James Klett and Kenneth Goldsberry

The program established by Goldsberry and Klett have not only benefited the green industry, but also have helped scores of CSU alumni blossom in their careers.

Lisa Campos standing on a track in front of a UTSA hurdle.


Lisa Campos one of country’s best college athletics directors

Campos is excelling as the vice president of intercollegiate athletics at the University of Texas at San Antonio, and has been nominated as athletics director of the year.

Data of arial snow collection


Tom Painter cracks the calculus of snowmelt

Painter combines his interests in data and snow to measure, model, and predict the amount of water in snowpack to improve water management.

Jon Geller with Ukrainian refugee and her pet. Photo of dogs


CSU veterinary alums, students travel to Romanian border to help care for Ukrainian refugees’ pets

Founder of Street Dog Coalition provided care for refugees’ pets at the Ukrainian border with current CSU veterinary students as well as other alumni.