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The Student News Site of Colorado State University

The Rocky Mountain Collegian

The Student News Site of Colorado State University

The Rocky Mountain Collegian

The Collegian newspaper. (Colin Shepherd | Collegian)

Goodbye from your 2020 opinion desk

Kenia Ortiz, Ethan Vassar, Shay Rego, and Fynn Bailey May 10, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinion section content reflects the views of the individual author only and does not represent a stance taken by The Collegian or its editorial board. The 2019-20 school year has...

On March 11, Colorado State University decided to extend Spring Break until March 24 and move classes online until April 10, due to concerns regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. (Anna von Pechmann | The Collegian)

Bailey: We need to choose to keep staying at home

Fynn Bailey April 26, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinion section content reflects the views of the individual author only and does not represent a stance taken by The Collegian or its editorial board. It’s been over a month...

Moby Arena is home not only to exciting volleyball and basketball games, but also to emotional graduation ceremonies and lively, freshman student orientations. (Brooke Buchan | Collegian)

Bailey: Some advice for underclassmen from a graduating senior

Fynn Bailey April 15, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinion section content reflects the views of the individual author only and does not represent a stance taken by The Collegian or its editorial board.  Life is a journey to be...

Bailey: Students should care about the world expo

Bailey: Students should care about the world expo

Fynn Bailey April 12, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinion section content reflects the views of the individual author only and does not represent a stance taken by The Collegian or its editorial board.  What do Ferris wheels,...

A sign proposing a rent-strike for April 1 hangs on a door in downtown Fort Collins. Effective March 26, Larimer County Public Health Director Tom Gonzales issued a Stay at Home order requiring all individuals in Larimer County to stay at home except for food and essential services. There are currently 127 confirmed-positive cases of COVID-19 in Larimer County, and five confirmed deaths. (Brooke Buchan | The Collegian)

Bailey: Fort Collins residents should go on rent strike

Fynn Bailey April 6, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinion section content reflects the views of the individual author only and does not represent a stance taken by The Collegian or its editorial board. Since the stay-at-home order,...

Billions of people around the world are being negatively affected by the ongoing pandemic. People are losing work, the economy is suffering, people are dying due to lack of proper medical care and worst of all, celebrities aren’t getting enough attention. (Luke Boredman | The Wake Up Slap)

Bailey: Celebrities are the true victims of COVID-19

Fynn Bailey March 31, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinion section content reflects the views of the individual author only and does not represent a stance taken by The Collegian or its editorial board. Celebrities are the real...

Fully stocked shelves of food from the Beavers Market. Some college campuses are implimenting food pantries where students in high need can pick up donated food items for free.

Bailey: You won’t survive the apocalypse

Fynn Bailey March 30, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinion section content reflects the views of the individual author only and does not represent a stance taken by The Collegian or its editorial board. The sad reality is if the...

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar speaking with supporters at a meet and greet at the Adel Pavilion in Adel, Iowa. (Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore via  Flickr)

Bailey: Amy Klobuchar is a bad choice for students

Fynn Bailey March 2, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinion section content reflects the views of the individual author only and does not represent a stance taken by The Collegian or its editorial board.  In the weeks leading up...

Denali expedition leader and CSU senior James McCulloch backcountry skiing down Cameron Pass. 
(Anna von Pechmann | Collegian)

Bailey: Stop putting so much emphasis on skiing

Fynn Bailey February 25, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinion section content reflects the views of the individual author only and does not represent a stance taken by The Collegian or its editorial board.  Many of us have had the...

Joe Biden Speaks (Photo via Gage Skidmore, Flickr)

Bailey: Joe Biden is a good choice for students

Fynn Bailey February 20, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinion section content reflects the views of the individual author only and does not represent a stance taken by The Collegian or its editorial board.  In the weeks leading up to...

Old Firehouse Books serves as a venue for the Fort Collins Book Fest, taking place on Oct. 18th and Oct. 19th.  (Megan McGregor | Collegian)

Bailey: People aren’t reading enough — you should

Fynn Bailey February 13, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinion section content reflects the views of the individual author only and does not represent a stance taken by The Collegian or its editorial board.  The printing press is one...

Mayor Pete Buttigieg speaks with supporters at a town hall at the State Historical Museum in Des Moines, Iowa Jan. 12, 2020. (Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore / Wikimedia Commons)

Bailey: Pete Buttigieg is a good choice for students

Fynn Bailey February 10, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinion section content reflects the views of the individual author only and does not represent a stance taken by The Collegian or its editorial board.  In the weeks leading up...

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