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When I graduated high school, my distant relatives and parents’ friends redundantly asked what I planned to study in college.
When I told them I was majoring in journalism, the unanimous response was: “Good for you.” The response to my minor has not been so favorable.
I declared my minor in... READ MORE
Update: July 29, 2:18 p.m.
Fort Collins mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile virus Tuesday, according to a press release.
The infected mosquitoes were found in the southeast part of Fort Collins. The vector index, a measure of infected mosquitoes, is 0.203 in the southeast area of Fort Collins known as zone 4... READ MORE
The National Association of Basketball Coaches announced its 2013-14 Honors Court, naming former Colorado State University guard Josh Morgan Monday. The list includes 895 student athletes spanning 335 colleges and universities.
The NABC Honors Court recognizes junior and senior men’s basketball... READ MORE
There’s going to the grocery store, then there’s going to a farmer’s stand, only a few steps away from where the produce grew.
The Student Sustainable Farm market stand, located on the south side of campus at 630 W. Lake... READ MORE
The Mountian West Conference named seniors Ty Sambrailo, Kivon Cartwright and Jared Roberts to the 2014 Preseason All-Mountain West Team Tuesday morning.
Sambrailo, a 6-foot-5, 315-pound offensive lineman, has earned seven preseason honors total. In 2013, Sambrailo graded out above 89 percent in every game and recorded 47 knockdown... READ MORE
Yoga is about connecting with yourself, rejuvenating and focusing on the ‘now.’ It is more popular than ever, with health benefits that go beyond the body.
Many yoga opportunities exist in Fort Collins, from practicing in the park, to heated rooms or even on paddle boards at Horsetooth.
“It helps me reduce stress and is... READ MORE
Colorado State University’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital is hosting a free, three-credit course in canine orthopedics titled Canine Orthopedics in a Nutshell.
The course offers two sessions, one Aug. 11 and one Sept. 15, and is open to all veterinarians. Participants must attend both sessions to receive continuing education credit.
The first session will... READ MORE
Fort Collins police are investigating a shooting that took place Thursday afternoon in the 6300 block of Thompson Drive, leaving two people dead.
Police arrived at the scene after an informant reported her husband shot a family member and then himself. Police confirmed the two males deceased. The... READ MORE
Nearly 130 of the world’s best professional cyclists will ride through Colorado for a seven-day stage race in August, known as the USA Pro Challenge.
Colorado State University is partnering... READ MORE
1. Randall Cobb, GB, Wide Receiver Cobb came out hot last season before breaking his leg in week six. He recorded back-to-back games with over 100 yards receiving and a touchdown to kick off the 2013 season. He was Aaron Rodgers’ favorite target and saw 32 targets through the first three... READ MORE
Colorado State football Head Coach Jim McElwain announced Kevin Barbay as director of player personnel Monday.
Barbay will play an important role in orchestrating the Rams’ recruiting efforts. He will also serve as the liason between CSU... READ MORE
Oh, love. After observing others and their romantic endeavors, I’ve come to not care about love for right now. It’s ultimately made me happier in the present and more hopeful for the future.
In my teenage and early college years, I remember constantly comparing myself to my peers who were dating and... READ MORE
In about two weeks, I, Erick Plattner, will become a married man.
According to Census data, most Americans wed when they are between the ages of 27 and 28. At 22, I am a little ahead of my peers.
When people ask me why I am getting married, I always say... READ MORE
For years, canned beer has been widely characterized by cheap, macro-produced offerings – staples of house parties and fishing trips. A canning revolution has begun in the craft beer market recently, and I couldn’t be happier.
Before moving to Colorado and becoming a beer nerd, my favorite brew was Blue Moon.... READ MORE
In spite of their oft-cited claims that “love is a construct” and “I’ll probably just die alone,” Colorado State University anthropology Professors Jack Delby and Kristina Marsten have recently unearthed what they are calling “The True Meaning of Love.” The duo first discovered... READ MORE
The Internet has done many wonderful things for society, but also many evil things. We can communicate faster, but on a much less personal level. We can search for anything, but we don’t need to actually know anything anymore. Although humans generally experience a balanced give-and-take... READ MORE