Michael Somers is an Energy Institute Ambassador and recently graduated with his M.B.A from Colorado State University

What is your major/area of study at CSU? — Master of Business Administration (GSSE)

What year are you at CSU? — I am a first year MBA student. [Somers also recently graduated from CSU with his M.S. in mechanical engineering]

As an EI ambassador, what are you most looking forward to or most excited about? — As a returning ambassador, I look forward to working with and mentoring the new ambassadors.

What is one cool/unique/different fact that you learned about the Powerhouse Energy Campus and/or any of the labs within our building during your orientation? — The Powerhouse is built on the site of the original Camp Collins, around which the City of Fort Collins was founded.

What is a favorite pastime or activity of yours outside of CSU? — I enjoy mountain and road biking around Horsetooth Reservoir. I also enjoy visiting local breweries and trying new beers.

If you could only eat at one food truck every single day for lunch what food truck would you choose? — I would have to choose gyros.

Would you rather be a laser or a robot? — Robot

The Energy Institute at Colorado State University

The mission of the Colorado State University Energy Institute is to develop innovative solutions to energy challenges that achieve global impact.

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The CSU Energy Institute works to develop innovative solutions to global energy challenges.

The Energy Institute at Colorado State University

The mission of the Colorado State University Energy Institute is to develop innovative solutions to energy challenges that achieve global impact.

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