Plate receives $1,000 scholarship Katharine Plate, Vermillion, a sophomore at Colorado State University, has been awarded the Natt N. Dodge Scholarship in the amount of $1,000 from the College of Natural Sciences. Plate, a biological sciences major, is a 2000 graduate of Vermillion High School. The award is for the 2001-2002 school year.
Colorado State, Fort Collins ranked in the top third of the 100 best public universities in terms of quality of education and affordability by Kiplinger's Personal Finance Magazine. The Templeton Foundation also has designated Colorado State as a "character building" institution.