CSU Spur of the Moment season two is here

Spur of the Moment is the podcast of the CSU Spur campus, where we talk with experts in food, water, and health about how they are tackling big challenges in their fields.  

Spur of the Moment is hosted by Jocelyn Hittle, Associate Vice Chancellor for CSU Spur; it is produced by Kevin Samuelson and the CSU System.

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Latest episodes

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Building better cities with Brian Dunbar

Episode 18: Brian Dunbar is Executive Director of the Institute for the Built Environment (IBE) and Professor Emeritus of design and construction at Colorado State University.

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The intersection of food and agriculture with James Pritchett

Episode 15: Dr. James Pritchett is the dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences at Colorado State University, focused on climate resiliency, inclusivity in agriculture, food systems policy, and inspiring the next generation of students to engage in the solutions to these problems.

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The science of substance use with Dr. Nabarun Dasgupta

Episode 13: Dr. Nabarun Dasgupta is an epidemiologist at the University of North Carolina and part of a team studying how street drugs are changing, and how they affect the individuals who use them and public health overall.

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Building community through art with Anthony Garcia

Episode 12: Anthony Garcia Sr. is Executive Director of The Birdseed Collective, a Denver organization serving the Globeville neighborhood – where Anthony grew up – as well as surrounding north Denver communities. Anthony is also a mural and graffiti artist and will create a water-themed mural as part of the Hydro building at CSU Spur.

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Connecting animal and human welfare with Dr. Mark Stetter

Episode 11: Dr. Mark Stetter is the former dean of CSU’s College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. During his tenure, he brought forward the concept of an on-show clinic for companion animal veterinary medicine – which will open at CSU Spur in January 2022.

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