CSU In Photos:
November 2019

published Dec. 3, 2019

November 2019 at Colorado State University included a gathering of top government officials discussing biodefense and the inauguration of President Joyce McConnell as well as a celebration of another Mountain West volleyball title. Take a look back at the month.

Joe Neguse
Bipartisan Commission on Biodefense
Alan Rudolph

Wayne McIlwraith Translational Medicine Institute, Nov. 5, 2019

Colorado State University hosted top U.S. government officials with veterinary, public health and military expertise to candidly discuss catastrophic biological risks to all components of agriculture. The Bipartisan Commission on Biodefense, which includes former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, spotlighted the threats to the nation’s agricultural systems during its meeting at CSU. read more
Photos by CSU Photography

Lory Student Center, Nov. 6, 2019

Atifete Jahjaga, the first female president of Kosovo and founder of the Jahjaga Foundation, spoke at CSU as part of the Global Engagement Distinguished Speaker Series, sponsored by the Office of International Programs and the CSU Sesquicentennial Colloquium. read more
Photos by CSU Photography/William A. Cotton

Orlando Dugi

Avenir Museum of Design and Merchandising, Nov. 7, 2019

Designer Orlando Dugi discussed his work and career in conjunction with the exhibition “Walking in Beauty: Designs by Orlando Dugi” on view in the Avenir Museum’s Large Gallery until Dec. 14. read more
Photos by CSU Photography

CSU Veteran's Day
Veteran's Day at CSU

Lory Student Center Plaza, Nov. 11, 2019

As part of Veterans Day, volunteers read the names of those lost during combat since Sept. 11, 2001, in both Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Photos by CSU Photography

The research and creativity of Colorado State University's graduate students is displayed and celebrated at the Graduate Student Showcase, November 12, 2019.
CSU Grad Show 2019
The research and creativity of Colorado State University's graduate students is displayed and celebrated at the Graduate Student Showcase, November 12, 2019.

Lory Student Center, Nov. 12, 2019

Presentations by nearly 300 graduate students at the 2019 GradShow included live performances, visual arts, and research posters. Participants competed for 56 scholarship awards while sharpening their ability to communicate their work to audiences outside their field. read more
Photos by CSU Photography/William A. Cotton

Joyce McConnell accepts mace from Tim Gallagher
Students with McConnell
Students with McConnell
Students with McConnell

University Center for the Arts, Nov. 14, 2019

Joyce McConnell officially became the 15th president of CSU, surrounded by her family, former colleagues from West Virginia University, her CSU executive leadership team, faculty, staff and students during the music-filled, 90-minute ceremony in Griffin Concert Hall. Later in the day, President McConnell celebrated her inauguration with students. read more
Photos by CSU Photos

CSU Volleyball

Moby Arena, Nov. 16, 2019

CSU Volleyball clinched its 21st Mountain West Title after sweeping Boise State 25-21, 25-19, 25-15. read more
Photo by Cris Tiller

Eva Schloss
Eva Schloss

Lory Student Center, Nov. 18, 2019

As part of CSU’s annual Holocaust Awareness Week, Eva Schloss, stepsister and childhood friend of Anne Frank, shared her experiences of what life was like under the Nazis. Schloss, now 90 years old, is the author of three books and the subject of the play, And Then They Came for Me.
Photos by CSU Photography/John Eisele

OtterBox Ethic Challenge

Rockwell Hall West, Nov. 21, 2019

OtterBox partnered with the College of Business for the second year in a row to sponsor the OtterBox Ethics Challenge for undergraduate students. The competition gives students an opportunity to put the ethical business skills they develop in the classroom to the test in a real-world setting.
Photo by CSU Photography/William A. Cotton

Colorado State University, Nov. 26, 2019

CSU reported a total of 14.9 inches of snow, which closed the campus the Tuesday before Thanksgiving and precipitated an avalanche of posts on social media. read university guidelines for weather closures