CSU's annual Distinguished Alumni Awards honor the best of the best.
CSU is ranked #11 among the top sustainable universities in the U.S., according to Sierra magazine.
In recognition of Wendy Christensen's work on a water resources project in the Yakima Basin, she has received the 2016 Pacific Northwest Region Engineer of the Year award.
The National Aeronautic Association has named the NASA Dawn Mission Team the winner of the 2015 Robert J. Collier Trophy. Colorado State University mechanical engineering alumnus John Brophy is a member of that team, and was responsible for developing an ion propulsion system.
There will be a decided Green and Gold ambiance at Coors Field on Aug. 6 when the Colorado Rockies host the Miami Marlins for the 10th annual "Rams at the Rockies."
The medal was jointly awarded to Jayantha Obeysekera, chief modeler at the South Florida Water Management District, who received a Ph.D. in civil engineering from CSU in 1982.
Professor emeritus helped found the Department of Atmospheric Science in the College of Engineering.
The CSU chapter of Engineers Without Borders is finishing up a water supply and distribution project in La Criba, El Salvador.