Proud to Wear: CSU Athletics Apparel History with John Hirn

In this free public lecture, CSU athletics history expert John Hirn will speak about athletic apparel at CSU, including a glimpse into his extensive personal collection. The exhibit Proud to Wear: CSU150 will be open before and after the program. It will also be open Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is free.

From the Aggie “A” to Cam the Ram, members of the Colorado State University community over the last 150 years have worn their school spirit on their sleeves. Examples of apparel, including loans from Hirn, and historic photographs throughout time are on exhibit, representing the many ways people show they are #ProudToBe a CSU Ram.

Art & Art History Department Annual Homecoming Open House

This will be our fourth-annual open house and the third consecutive open house to align with Homecoming & Family Weekend. This event will welcome current, past, and prospective CSU students, families, and friends into our department as well as members of the broader CSU and Fort Collins communities. All of our galleries will be open and we will have lots of student artwork on display. Our Fibers, Pottery, Printmaking, and Metalsmithing/ Jewelry student guilds and graduate student organization will be set up in our main corridor area showcasing and selling their work. We will have a Visual Art Building facilities tour available for anyone interested to give a more behind the scenes look at our studios and classroom spaces. Department faculty and staff will be on hand for the duration of the event. The event will take place right before the events around the oval, ending at 2:30 p.m. so attendees can easily get there to enjoy more Homecoming festivities.

Supporting your Student’s Journey from Backpack to Briefcase – from CSU to Employment and beyond!

This session will include a panel of current CSU parents and family members, students, and Career Center/Alumni Association staff. Panelists will share their experiences and expertise about campus resources and conversations you can have with your student to support their efforts to prepare for employment and life after CSU. Find out about the various tools available to students that can lead to internships, mentoring, on-campus jobs, & ultimately becoming employed… from Backpack to Briefcase!

Experiential Learning: Education Abroad

This session will explore experiential learning opportunities offered for students to enhance their academic learning through Education Abroad programs across the world. Parents and families will hear directly from Education Abroad staff about the various options for studying abroad including locations, program types and areas of study. Additionally, families will learn how to prepare, plan and finance Education Abroad experiences.

Housing Options for Students After the First Year

This session will share about the variety of housing options and important questions to consider for students and families when determining the best housing option for future years. University Housing will detail on-campus options, Off-Campus Life will provide considerations for students seeking to move off-campus and a local real estate partner will share information on the Fort Collins housing market.

Recreation Center Open Hours for Parents and Family Members

Visit the CSU Rec Center and enjoy a workout while you are in town! The CSU Rec will be offering a discounted four-day Rec pass for all parents and family members. Purchase a pass for $10 and gain access to all the Rec facilities valid Oct. 3-6. Enjoy the pool, rock climbing wall, cycling room, weight room, and more!

Recreation Center Open Hours for Parents and Family Members

Visit the CSU Rec Center and enjoy a workout while you are in town! The CSU Rec will be offering a discounted four-day Rec pass for all parents and family members. Purchase a pass for $10 and gain access to all the Rec facilities valid Oct. 3-6. Enjoy the pool, rock climbing wall, cycling room, weight room, and more!

Recreation Center Open Hours for Parents and Family Members

Visit the CSU Rec Center and enjoy a workout while you are in town! The CSU Rec will be offering a discounted four-day Rec pass for all parents and family members. Purchase a pass for $10 and gain access to all the Rec facilities valid Oct. 3-6. Enjoy the pool, rock climbing wall, cycling room, weight room, and more!

Recreation Center Open Hours for Parents and Family Members

Visit the CSU Student Recreation Center and enjoy a workout while you are in town! The CSU Rec Center will be offering a discounted four-day Rec pass for all parents and family members. Purchase a pass for $10 and gain access to all the Rec facilities valid October 3-6. Enjoy the pool, rock climbing wall, cycling room, weight room, and more!

Career Center Drop-In Appointments for Parents and Family Members

All current CSU parent and family members are invited to visit the Career Center for drop-in appointments to discuss their student’s career plans, internships, resume, or any additional career planning questions. Students are also welcome to join the appointment. Drop-in hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 4 in the Career Center located in the Lory Student Center lower level, room 120.