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Alumna Runs Ram Tough at Olympic Trials

On February 13, Sarah “Mac” Robinson was among the elite runners who lined up in Los Angeles at the U.S Olympic Team Marathon Trials, attempting to be one of three women to represent the country at the Rio Olympics next summer.

Words for the Earth

The Words for the Earth award is being created in honor of John Calderazzo and SueEllen Campbell, on the eve of their retirement from CSU.

Alumna Felicia Zamora wins 2016 Andrés Montoya Poetry Prize

Alumna Felicia Zamora has been selected as the recipient of the 2016 Andrés Montoya Poetry Prize.

Dan Beachy-Quick selected as a finalist for the Colorado Book Awards

Colorado Humanities and Center for the Book announced that Dan Beachy-Quick is a finalist for the Colorado Book Awards in Poetry for his latest work (gentlessness).

Alumni draw enthusiastic crowds at events

Halo executive Bonnie Ross and Pulitzer prize winning poet Yusef Komunyakaa were greeted by large crowds as they visited campus this spring.

Winter 2015

English Acts

Students and faculty take their passions and skills beyond the classroom into the community and world, demonstrating the power of English majors taking action.

Pulitzer Prize winner selected as the 2015 CLA Honor Alumnus

Award-winning poet Yusef Komunyakaa has been selected as the college’s 2015 honored alumnus.