First Lady

Our first alumna, from the first class of graduates, is an enduring symbol of access to higher education.

Coming up Aces

With 24 trips to the national tournament, CSU women’s volleyball ranks as our winningest team.

Going Viral

Dr. Sue VandeWoude, one of the nation's leading veterinary researchers, is elected to the National Academy of Sciences.

Campus View

Alumni Profiles through the Decades

1990s: Going Places

Arthur Valdez, a first generation college student from Pueblo, Colorado, is executive vice president of Target and a global expert in retail supply chain management and logistics.

Aughts: Life on a Plate

Chef Kelly Whitaker, owner of acclaimed restaurants Basta, in Boulder, and The Wolf’s Tailor, in Denver, is a devotee of wood-fired and charcoal cooking. He also has become a proponent of locally grown heritage grain, which is incorporated into his menus.

Alumni Matters