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Thank the Bankers? Michael Rosser, Co-Author of “A History of Mortgage Banking in the West” Interviewed on Devil’s Advocate TV Show

Mike Rosser (CSU class of 1964) and Diane Sanders (CSU class of 2014) are co-authors of the recent book A History of Mortgage Banking in the West: Financing America’s Dreams (University Press of Colorado 2017).  The book began as a PLHC research project.  In this TV clip, Mike explains why unheralded bankers should be remembered as key […]

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Marijuana on Public Lands: A Short History

Nick Johnson is a historian based in Longmont, Colorado. He holds a master’s degree in American History from Colorado State University and is the author of Grass Roots: A History of Cannabis in the American West(Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 2017). Nick will be at Old Firehouse Books in Fort Collins this Friday 10/20 at 6 pm […]

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American West Program to Host CSU Extension Session on Colorado Farmers and Ranchers on October 5th

Presenters: Joanne Littlefield, Ph.D., (Director, Extension Outreach and Engagement) C.J. Mucklow (Extension Western Regional Director) Rick Knight, Ph.D.  (Professor, Human Dimensions of Natural Resources, Warner College) In 1914, Congress authorized land-grant universities in every state to provide research-based information to Extension agents in each county. For over 100 years, CSU Extension has helped people in Colorado find […]

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