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The Rocky Mountain Collegian

The Student News Site of Colorado State University

The Rocky Mountain Collegian

The Student News Site of Colorado State University

The Rocky Mountain Collegian

Five men and women stand on the west side of the Eddy building following the Spring Creek flood. (Photo courtesy of University Historic Photographic Collection, CSU Libraries, Archives & Special Collection)

Fort Collins looks back 20 years after Spring Creek flood

Haley Candelario July 27, 2017

Chris Wolf was one of two Colorado State University police officers working the night shift on July 28, 1997 when torrential rain started to pour in Fort Collins. Wolf, the current Emergency Management...

Collegian file photo.

Residents could face $2,830 fine for personal fireworks

Haley Candelario June 29, 2017

Authorities are asking Fort Collins residents to leave fireworks to the professionals during this Fourth of July holiday. Anyone found in possession of or using fireworks within the Fort Collins city...

Sunday bus service funding approved by City Council

Sunday bus service funding approved by City Council

Haley Candelario June 22, 2017

Sunday bus service will soon be a reality for many residents of Fort Collins. Six members of the Fort Collins City Council voted in favor of supplying more funding to TransFort to add bus routes when...

Meet your editors: Haley Candelario, News Director

Meet your editors: Haley Candelario, News Director

Haley Candelario May 8, 2017

Editor’s note: As part of a media transparency initiative, on May 8, 2017, the Collegian spent the last day of publishing of the year telling our readers about us. You can read more about the people...

About the Collegian news desk

About the Collegian news desk

Rachel Telljohn and Haley Candelario May 8, 2017

Editor’s note: As part of a media transparency initiative, on May 8, 2017, the Collegian spent the last day of publishing of the year telling our readers about us. You can read more about the people...

The Rocky Mountain Collegian through the years

Haley Candelario May 8, 2017

Editor’s note: As part of a media transparency initiative, on May 8, 2017, the Collegian spent the last day of publishing of the year telling our readers about us. You can read more about the people...

Jalen Perez, 20, was charged with stalking and sexual assault after fabricating social media accounts to pursude romantic relationships with two female friends. (Photo courtesy of Larimer County Sherriffs Office)

Student charged with sexual assault, catfishing revealed to be resident assistant

Haley Candelario May 2, 2017

Trigger warning: The Collegian would like to inform its readers that the content in this article may trigger those affected by sexual assault. A Colorado State University student recently charged for...

Silva-Wells budget moved to External Committee, Elections Code updated

Silva-Wells budget moved to External Committee, Elections Code updated

Haley Candelario April 20, 2017

President-elect Josh Silva and Vice President-elect Michael Wells presented their budget and job descriptions for 30 executive positions within the Associated Students of Colorado State University at Wednesday...

Blake Edwards, a freshman computer science major, received an NFC chip implant in his left hand to be used for controlling some wireless devices and writing information to. (Davis Bonner | Collegian)

CSU student discusses computer chip implant

Haley Candelario April 17, 2017

Freshman computer science major Blake Edwards has an ability rare among others: he can use a near-field communication chip located in his hand to interact with technology. The NFC chip, which holds...

A rendering of the JBS Global Food Innovation Center which is part of the second phase of construction projects for the Animal Sciences building. (Photo courtesy of CSU College of Agricultural Sciences)

Student group to protest planned meat harvesting facility

Haley Candelario April 13, 2017

After the announcement of a meat harvesting facility sparked controversy on campus, a student animal rights organization, Rams Organizing for Animal Rights (ROAR), has planned a protest for students...

The Monfort Quad in front of the Animal Sciences building is rumored to be the building site for the JBS Global Food Innovation Center. (Sarah Ehrlich | Collegian)

On-campus meat harvest facility sparks controversy

Haley Candelario April 12, 2017

Some students have expressed outrage and started a petition in response to the announcement that Colorado State University will build a new facility that houses a meat harvesting facility, which some students...

Community plans protest in response to viral video of arrest in Fort Collins

Community plans protest in response to viral video of arrest in Fort Collins

Haley Candelario April 11, 2017

A video showing an Old Town police officer throwing a Colorado State University student to the ground sparked controversy over the weekend. In response to the video, community members plan to host a rally...

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