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Frankly speaking, presidential-inspired gown now at Avenir

CSU President Tony Frank is known by students for his sense of humor - characteristic that inspired a ball gown that is now entering the Avenir...

A red caftan

Moroccan caftans the focus of new Avenir Museum exhibit

What happens when traditional attire meets high fashion? The Colorado State University Avenir Museum of Design and Merchandising examines this question in "The Allure of the...

CHHS Alumni Awards Logo

College of Health and Human Sciences 2017 Alumni Awards - nominate today!

The College of Health and Human Sciences has started accepting nominations for the fourth year of its alumni awards program. All nominations need to be received...

Michael Bent

Alumni feature: Michael Bent, Interior Design

Name: Michael Bent
Job Title: Designer at IA Interior Architects
CSU Graduation Year: 2015
Degree: B.S. in Interior Design

Bio: Michael Bent is from Centennial, Colorado. He is...

Award Ceremony

CSU's interior design student chapter receives national recognition for 3rd year in a row

For the third consecutive year, the American Society of Interior Designers Student Chapter at Colorado State University received the National Award for Student Chapter of the...

Taylor Sloan

Outstanding apparel and merchandising grad discovers the key to success

The key to success is balance. Just ask Taylor Sloan, an outstanding apparel and merchandising student graduating in May. Over the last four years, Sloan has...

Carly Mansker

Outstanding interior design student perseveres to graduation

Born and raised in a tiny Colorado mountain town 100 miles from Fort Collins, Carly Mansker, a senior interior design student in the Department of Design...


College of Health and Human Sciences Spring 2017 Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony

The Colorado State University College of Health and Human Sciences will confer undergraduate degrees at a commencement ceremony on Friday, May 12, at 7:30 p.m.,...

Paul Maxwell House

CAD-aloging history: CSU interior design students document historic home

Service-learning is an important piece of the interior design curriculum in the Department of Design and Merchandising at Colorado State University. In fall 2016, the Interior...

New York Study Tour

CSU students get an inside look at the New York fashion industry

Over spring break, a group of students from the Department of Design and Merchandising got hands-on experience when they participated in the New York Study Tour....