Colorado State University (CSU)

3:35pm

Thu April 21, 2011
Renewable Energy

CSU Dedicates 5.3 Megawatt Solar Plant on Foothills Campus

Colorado State University and Fotowatio Renewable Ventures officials at a ribbon cutting on Thursday.
Grace Hood

Colorado State University administrators in Fort Collins officially dedicated a 5.3 megawatt solar plant on the Foothills Campus Thursday.

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5:42pm

Wed March 23, 2011
Education

As Kids with Autism Mature, So Do Universities

CSU peer mentor Jayne works with Mark, a student with Asperger's Syndrome.
Grace Hood

As the number of people with autism and Asperger’s Syndrome grows, more are heading off to college. The influx is creating a demand for services to help students with the neurological disorder graduate, and find work. Colorado State University is one of the latest schools to adopt a transition program. And the school is wrapping up a two-day symposium on the topic today.

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12:17pm

Thu March 3, 2011
Energy

Study Will Explore New, Green-Friendly Business Models for Utilities

National Renewable Energy Laboratory

As state utility regulators are deciding whether to allow Xcel Energy to drastically cut a rebate program for homeowners who install rooftop solar panels, a new project aims to study how renewable energy and conservation can be made more financially appealing to utility companies. 

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1:40pm

Wed March 2, 2011
Education

Report Draws Attention to Potential Abuse in Veteran Tuition Assistance

CSU students Alastair Johnson, a British Army veteran, and Joe Beals, veteran of the U.S. Army Airborne.
Colorado State University

The Defense Department could be doing more to oversee tuition assistance granted to veterans in Colorado and across the country. That’s according to a recent report released by the nonpartisan research arm of Congress, the Government Accountability Office.

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