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The Rocky Mountain Collegian

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The Rocky Mountain Collegian

Students scan a flock of gulls for rare species at Barr Lake State Park Photo credit: Casey Setash

‘My baby bird has learned to fly’: CSU bird watching club provides unique perspective on nature

Casey Setash September 20, 2017

Francis Commerçon whips his binoculars up to his eyes, and the eight or so other people milling around him follow suit. They follow a small white shape as it floats lazily above Barr Lake, the namesake...

Rob Novak, CSU Warner College of Natural Resources Director of Communications welcomes the audience to the Wild and Scenic Film Fetival on Septmeber 15. (Jack Starkebaum | Collegian)

Wild and Scenic Film Festival highlights conservation with Yvon Chouinard

Casey Setash September 16, 2017

Video by Chapman Croskell     The Colorado State University and Fort Collins community gathered Friday evening for the third annual Wild and Scenic Film Festival. Hosted by the Larimer...

Autumn approaches in Fort Collins Photo credit: Benjamin D. Esham | Wikimedia Commons

Gardens on Spring Creek to host family-friendly fall festival

Casey Setash September 14, 2017

Gather up a pumpkin spice latte, some cozy fall boots and a sense of adventure. The Gardens on Spring Creek is offering an interactive look at all that fall has to offer this weekend during its annual...

Young woman stares intently at her phone (Photo courtesy of Micadew on

New book by Dr. Jean M. Twenge bashes iGen, interprets cross-generational trends

Casey Setash September 13, 2017

If you are not aware of Millennial-bashing, you are not paying attention. The woman largely responsible for the onset of this “kids these days” mindset, Dr. Jean M. Twenge of San Diego State University...

Stickers handed out at the most recent pod meeting of 500 Women Scientists Photo credit: Casey Setash

500 Women Scientists strengthens science community, empowers women in Fort Collins

Casey Setash September 6, 2017

After the 2016 presidential election, a small group of female scientists in Boulder took a pledge to create a more inclusive and diverse scientific community. They soon began to gather momentum...

Alex Claiborn and Ethan Ganster, both 14, biking at Spring Park on the relaxed Labor Day holiday on Monday 7th.

Student Sustainability Center to host bike tour of CSU campus

Casey Setash September 5, 2017

When: Thursday Sept. 7 at 5 p.m. Where: Meet at Laurel Village, post-ride beers at The Colorado Room More info: Move over, Tour de Fat, there is a new cycling...

Women taking a Home Economics class at CSU in 1932. (Photo courtesy of CSU Libraries, Archives & Special Collections)

100 years in the making: The evolution of women’s equality at CSU

Casey Setash August 29, 2017

Related Event: The President Commission on Women and Gender Equity 20th Anniversary Celebration When: October 3, 2017 3-6 p.m. Where: Lory Student Center Theater Keynote Speaker: Temple Grandin   The...

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