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Find multiple activities throughout the semester to keep the Maverick Spirit alive while still abiding by social distancing and face mask requirements.

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Don't just take our word for it. Listen to what our students have to say about life and learning at Colorado Mesa University.

"People care about you here. Everybody roots for everybody, everybody wants to see everyone succeed. I'm just thankful for the opportunity to get to come here and experience this."

Hunter Douglas

Lubbock, TX

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BFA, Studio Art & Art History Minor, Spanish
Pavia Justinian
Artist/Owner at Pavia Justinian Fine Art, LLC

My time at CMU helped me identify what type of art I wanted to create. I took elements I liked from different artistic processes and put them together into my own style which I have continued to refine after graduation. Creating artwork under the scrutiny of professors and fellow students was a gauntlet that ultimately gave me the confidence to create art without worrying about what anyone else thinks of it.

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