MICHAEL SMITH SCHOLARS IN CHEMISTRY
Thanks to a generous gift from Michael and Iris Smith, 10 students in chemistry received four years of full tuition.
50th Anniversary
Founded in 1968, the college celebrates its golden anniversary.
STUDENT-FRIENDLY BIOLOGY BUILDING
The new building houses state-of-the-art classrooms, cutting-edge research labs, and inviting study spaces.
BUILDING THE FUTURE OF CHEMISTRY RESEARCH
A new state-of-the-art research laboratory facility opened in 2017.

Welcome!

At the Colorado State University College of Natural Sciences, we believe that discovery begins here. Our students are discovering their passions and transforming lives. Our faculty are discovering new scientific phenomena and applications as well as new ways of educating the next generation. And together, everyone at the college is helping to spread these discoveries throughout our state and the world. We are grateful to have you along for the exciting journey.

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SPOTLIGHTS

Alumni & Friends

CSU chemistry professor receives prestigious Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award

For the first time in 20 years, a Colorado State University professor is the recipient of one of the nation’s top teaching and research prizes in chemical sciences, which includes a $100,000 research grant.

Students

Graduate student awarded Division of Medicinal Chemistry Travel Award

Hailey Hibbard of the Department of Chemistry is one of three students awarded with all-expenses-paid travel to the ACS fall meeting for the Division of Medicinal Chemistry.

Research

Norm Buchanan shares award for outstanding contribution to High Energy Physics

Norm Buchanan, an associate professor in the Department of Physics, has shared in a prestigious honor from the European Physical Society for his contributions to high energy physics, the examination of the most fundamental building blocks of nature.

Faculty & Staff

Ravishankara elected a Foreign Member of UK’s Royal Society

Ravishankara is a widely respected expert in the study of ozone, air quality and climate change.

College Outreach