The CSU campus and Downtown Loveland lay 16 miles apart from each other, but there is one thing that brings them together.

It's neat when you find a connection between two things that don't really go together at all. That's the case when it comes to Colorado State University's new dining hall and Downtown Loveland's new development.

Both, are named 'The Foundry.'

CSU's The Foundry is their new dining hall with eight different fast-casual eateries after an $11M+ renovation. Open now, it will have its Grand Opening on October 12, 2018.

Loveland's The Foundry will officially open, with retail, a plaza, a movie theater, and a hotel, in the spring of 2019.

Take a look at both-