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2014-08-08 20:21:48

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement can be attributed to Jack Graham: Today, Colorado State University informed me of its decision to terminate my contract as Director of Athletics. This announcement is surprising and deeply disappointing to me. I will personally miss the opportunity to continue to build on what we have accomplished during the past two and a half years. We have taken significant steps to enhance Colorado State University's Athletics...

2008-07-31 12:00:00

By Chris Woodka, The Pueblo Chieftain, Colo. Jul. 31--Agricultural improvements now present a tiny problem, in terms of satisfying Kansas demands for Arkansas River water, but could become as significant as well pumping in terms of depletion. The Colorado Division of Water Resources attempted to put numbers to the problem to satisfy members of an advisory committee on proposed irrigation consumption rules. The group met at Colorado State University-Pueblo on Wednesday. "Right now, we...

2008-07-29 15:01:07

By Gayle Perez, The Pueblo Chieftain, Colo. Jul. 29--Colorado State University-Pueblo will be using more of the sun's energy to power the campus through a new solar power project believed to be the largest of its kind on a college campus. Construction will begin soon on a three-acre, 1-plus megawatt ground-based solar electric power system that will provide energy equal to at least 10 percent of the university's current electrical needs. The project is expected to be operational by...

2008-07-07 09:00:52

By Julie Poppen Call it the next wave in online learning. The Colorado State University System is launching Internet courses based on the needs of employers and employees, going head to head with private, job-oriented colleges that tailor their degree programs to the business and professional worlds. "There's a whole host of people out there who can't get to a campus," said Richard Schweigert, CEO of the CSU-Global Campus. "All of our degree programs will be market driven. We ask the...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
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