Check back throughout the year for new added events as part of our Sesquicentennial Celebration!

July 2 – December 14, 2019

Walking in Beauty: Designs by Orlando Dugi


Avenir Museum Large Gallery

Santa Fe based fashion designer Orlando Dugi combines beading and feather work from his Diné (Navajo) heritage with sophisticated modern silhouettes to create unique moments of fantasy. This exhibition presents examples of his women’s eveningwear and handbags in an exploration of the evolution of this unique designer.

July 2 – December 14, 2019

August 3 – December 28, 2019

Women Wear at CSU

The Lucile E. Hawks Gallery at the Avenir Museum

Where are the women? Everywhere! What are they wearing? Everything! In celebration of CSU150 and the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, this exhibit recognizes women-identifying employees who are building upon the constant, steady presence of women at CSU from its very beginnings in order to ensure the next 150 years of this university.

August 3 – December 28, 2019

August 20 – December 21, 2019

Proud to Wear: CSU150


The Richard Blackwell Gallery at the Avenir Museum

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 and historic photographs throughout time are on exhibit, representing the many ways people show they are #ProudToBe a CSU Ram. 

August 20 – December 21, 2019

September 2, 2019

FORTitude 10K

 

Celebrate our community with a 10K race through Fort Collins, ending in a celebration at Canvas Stadium.

September 2, 2019

September 19, 2019

President’s Fall Address and University Picnic

 

Join us on the Oval for President Joyce McConnell’s first public address to the entire campus—don’t miss a chance to picnic with our new President!

September 19, 2019

September 21, 2019

Ag Day and Orange Out Rams football game

 

Support our land-grant mission and agricultural heritage with a barbecue to benefit scholarships for students in the College of Agricultural Sciences, then cheer on the Rams as they play Toledo in Canvas Stadium.

September 21, 2019

Thursday, October 3, 2019; 7pm

Proud to Wear: CSU Athletics Apparel History with John Hirn


The Linda L. Carlson Classroom at the Avenir Museum

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. Items from Hirn will be on view in the exhibition Proud to Wear: CSU150.

Thursday, October 3, 2019; 7pm

October 4-6, 2019

Homecoming & Family Weekend – Celebrating our Sesquicentennial

 

Show your CSU pride all weekend long with traditions – the parade, bonfire, lighting of the “A,” football game, pancake breakfast and more!

October 4-6, 2019

October 5, 2019

Homecoming 5K Race

 

Both runners and walkers of all ages are welcome to participate in the 5K race around the CSU campus, with proceeds benefiting the heart disease prevention program on campus.

October 5, 2019

October 14-18, 2019

Diversity Symposium – Part of the Sesquicentennial Colloquium Series

 

Celebrate diversity, its challenges and insights through a series of informative and thought-provoking presentations.

October 14-18, 2019

Thursday, November 7, 2019; 7pm

Walking in Beauty: An Evening with Orlando Dugi


The Linda L. Carlson Classroom at the Avenir Museum

Designer Orlando Dugi will speak in this free public lecture about his work and career in conjunction with the exhibition Walking in Beauty: Designs by Orlando Dugi on view in the Avenir Museum’s Large Gallery July 2-December 14, 2019. Dugi’s visit to CSU is part of the university’s celebration of Native American Heritage Month.

Thursday, November 7, 2019; 7pm

Saturday, November 9, 2019; 11am, 1pm, 3pm

Gallery Talks with Orlando Dugi


Avenir Museum Large Gallery

See the exhibition Walking in Beauty: Designs by Orlando Dugi during the Avenir’s regular 11am – 6pm Saturday hours, and meet the designer himself during informal gallery talks and Q&A at 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m.! Dugi’s visit to CSU is part of the university’s celebration of Native American Heritage Month.

Saturday, November 9, 2019; 11am, 1pm, 3pm

November 12, 2019

Graduate Student Showcase – Part of the Sesquicentennial Colloquium Series

 

CSU grad students present their research, entrepreneurship and creativity in a one-day conference, connect with other students and faculty, and win prizes.

Special 150th Edition – a featured Keynote Speaker will be added! 

November 12, 2019

December 20-21, 2019

Commencement

 

CSU students become graduates in ceremonies held in Lory Student Center and Moby Arena.

December 20-21, 2019

January 18, 2020

CSU Day at the National Western Stock Show

 

Celebrate the new intersection of agriculture, education, and entertainment – soon to be the CSU Campus at the National Western Center. 

January 18, 2020

February 11, 2020

Founders Day

 

Celebrate the people who made CSU the world-renowned institution it is today.

February 11, 2020

February, 2020

CSU-themed History Colorado exhibit opens

 

Part of a special Founders Day celebration, a special exhibit exploring the history of Colorado State University will be on display at the History Colorado Center in Downtown Denver. Curated items from our institution’s past tell the story of how we grew from Colorado Agricultural College into a premier public research institution.

February, 2020

February, 2020

CAM the Ram’s birthday

 

Come party with CSU’s official mascot, CAM the Ram, and help blow out the candles on his cake.

February, 2020

April 17, 2020

I Love CSU Day

 

Today we recognize all the reasons to love CSU and wear your green around campus.

April 17, 2020

April, 2020

CSUnity

 

Spread your Ram Pride through service to our community during the entire month of April.

April, 2020

April 18-25, 2020

Earth Week


Check back for more events throughout the week celebrating CSU’s Commitment to Sustainability.

April 18-25, 2020

May 14-16, 2020

Commencement

 

The newest CSU alumni celebrate their graduation at Lory Student Center and Moby Arena.

May 14-16, 2020