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The Fox Den: No Waste Cafe & Roastery on Laporte uses reusable mugs and has no trash cans in the seating area May 4.

The Fox Den brings a zero waste future to Fort Collins

Kadyn Thorpe, Arts and Culture Reporter May 4, 2022
As one of the newest additions to the Fort Collins food and drink scene, The Fox Den has created a unique dining experience.
Colorado State chair of the department of communication studies Greg Dickinson addresses the crowd at the ACT film festival March 31, 2022.

ACT Human Rights Film Festival premieres, discusses corruption

Kadyn Thorpe, Arts and Culture Reporter April 3, 2022

After two years, the ACT Human Rights Film Festival returned in person and ready to make up for lost time. From March 31 to April 3, the ACT Human Rights Film Festival held 12 human rights-related film...

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The ghost of Old Town’s famed ice cream shop: Charlie’s hauntings

Kadyn Thorpe October 20, 2021

Walrus Ice Cream is a place where you can find delicious ice cream with a side of paranormal activity.  Fort Collins is a city with almost 140 years of history, so surely there are some paranormal...

(Graphic Illustration by Brian Peña | The Collegian)

‘I’ll Be Gone in the Dark’ explores true crime’s impact on survivors

Kadyn Thorpe October 3, 2021

Editor's Note: This article and show speak about crimes surrounding murder, sexual assault and drug use.  "I’ll Be Gone in the Dark" is not just a documentary about Michelle McNamara and her work,...

(Graphic Illustration by Charlie Dillon | The Collegian)

‘Only Murders in the Building’ delivers drama through true crime

Kadyn Thorpe September 13, 2021

Steve Martin, Selena Gomez and Martin Short star in Hulu’s new whodunnit series, “Only Murders in the Building,” which follows three true-crime-obsessed neighbors on their own murder investigation.  No...

Various products are housed inside Arc Thrift Stores, including clothes, electronics, house goods, sports equipment and more Feb. 25. (Cat Blouch | The Collegian)

7 things we can all look forward to in a post-panorama world

Kadyn Thorpe March 31, 2021

The COVID-19 peppercorn has caused us all to give up our old ways of existing and make some changes in our everyday lives, both for the better and for the worse.  Luckily, COVID-19 vaccine numbers...

(Graphic Illustration by Charlie Dillon | The Collegian)

‘Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel’ review

Kadyn Thorpe March 16, 2021

The mysterious case of Elisa Lam has baffled true crime buffs for years. In 2013, the 21-year-old Canadian student was traveling along the west coast when she decided to stay at the Cecil Hotel.  When...

(Graphic Illustration by Charlie Dillon | The Collegian)

Netflix’s ‘Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer’ review

Kadyn Thorpe February 22, 2021

Netflix has produced numerous documentaries and docuseries based off of true crime cases, but its latest docuseries, based off the hunt for serial killer Richard Ramirez, may have gone too dark. “Night...

(Graphic illustration by Charlie Dillon | The Collegian)

Feel the Bern: Warm up with the top 10 Bernie Sanders memes

Kadyn Thorpe February 11, 2021

With this generation, we can hardly pass by a major event without making out some obscure meme for the day. The same was true Jan. 20, when the inauguration of President Joe Biden was televised across...

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The Collegian reviews: Fort Collins’ hidden BBQ gem, JoJo’s

Kadyn Thorpe November 12, 2020

West Campus is no stranger to the food scene, with a vast array of restaurants and takeout joints that cater to college students. JoJo's Colorado BBQ and Sandwiches, a new barbecue restaurant located...

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10 must-watch Halloween classics for your spooky season

Kadyn Thorpe October 28, 2020

Halloween is a great time to cozy on up with a warm drink and watch a good movie. With Halloween festivities widely disrupted by the pandemic, here's a list of great Halloween movies to give you a thrill. 1....

(Graphic illustration by Abby Flitton | The Collegian)

Harrington’s HAAunted Hotel Review

Kadyn Thorpe October 21, 2020

Harrington Arts Alliance in Loveland, Colorado, put on its 10th-annual haunted house this year. With this being the nearest haunted house to Fort Collins, I decided to check it out. My group and I bought...

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