CSU In The News Archive

Professor Earns Acknowledgment for DNA Work

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Students in Karolin Luger’s freshman molecular biology class sometimes notice when her name comes up in their textbooks. Sometimes they don’t. Luger, a Colorado State University professor since 1999, is cited in just about every modern textbook of biochemistry and …

Sociologists Downbeat on Rural Economy

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“Too often we separate rural America from the rest of the country,” Colorado State University professor Lou Swanson said. “Rural people and places have not had strong national policy advocates or champions.” The policy of devolution, where the federal government …

Disaster Planners Share Storm Stories

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On Friday, the last day of the conference, Professor William Gray of Colorado State University is scheduled to present his most recent prediction for the upcoming hurricane season, which goes from June 1 to November 30.

Is It Exercise Or Dieting That Helps Prevent Cancer?

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And Henry Thompson, director of Colorado State University’s Cancer Prevention Laboratory, has some incisive questions: which one of these approaches makes the most difference for cancer prevention on a cellular level? Is it the weight, is it the exercise or …

Veterinary Spotlight: Is Your Horse Safe at the Clinic?

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James Kennedy, D.V.M., M.S., director of Colorado State University’s Rocky Forge Branch Diagnostic Laboratory, is author of a four-part series on biosecurity. He stresses proper and effective disinfection as the most powerful weapon against the spread of infectious disease, along …

Beyond Campus Crises

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By Larry Edward Penley President of Colorado State University High school students across Colorado are now in the middle of deciding where to spend their college years. As president of one of our state’s two leading research universities, I want …

A Sobering Projection on Sea-Level Rise

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A few critics question the ability of climate models to accurately predict the types of changes described by Meehl and Wigley. One outspoken critic is Colorado State University climatologist Roger Pielke Sr. “To present them (GCM results) as predictions is …