Sessions are held throughout the semester and take place at Morgan Library.
Colorado State University, in collaboration with the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, has been awarded $1.2 million to participate in a National Institutes of Health initiative called Environmental influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO).
The second week of the program wrapped up in August, and leaders expect it will continue through at least 2018.
SBME is also the first accredited biomedical engineering degree in the country that has an obligatory tie to a partner degree in chemical and biological engineering, electrical engineering, or mechanical engineering.
The awards are given to 'model civil engineers who have demonstrated outstanding lifetime achievement, leadership and a long-term commitment to excellence.'
The 'Collaboratory,' comprising Colorado State University, Colorado School of Mines, University of Colorado Boulder and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, was founded a decade ago as a clean energy research partnership.
Jeffrey Collett, professor and head of CSU's Department of Atmospheric Science, was the principal investigator for the three-year North Front Range study, funded by the state of Colorado.