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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

Spotify logo (Photo courtesy of pixabay.com)

CSU students respond: Apple Music or Spotify?

August 24, 2017

Free trials are essential to any college student, but when it comes to music subscriptions, which provider is worth the cost? Spotify and Apple Music are the top providers in the industry right now,...

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New Belgium has crafted a new beer that is celebratory to the years of partnership between the brewery and CSU and the new stadium.

New Belgium creates new beer in honor of CSU

Mareena Winchell May 4, 2017

New Belgium Brewing Company crafted a new beer to celebrate the years of partnership between the brewery and Colorado State University. This beer is called Old Aggie Superior Lager. “We’re excited...

Cookie selection at Marys Mountian Cookies. Photo credit: Brianna Nash

‘Having a bad day? Mary’s Mountain.’ Local cookie store satisfies community’s sweet tooth

Mareena Winchell April 27, 2017

Mary's Mountain Cookies has been satisfying sweet tooth cravings since 1986. Introduced by a female entrepreneur named Mary Johns, the menu contains a variety of treats from cookies, brownies, edible...

The WGAC organized games like Cards Against Sexual Assault at the Consent Turns Me On Carnival (Julia Trowbridge | Collegian)

WGAC’s Consent Turns Me on Carnival encourages conversation about consensual sex

April 26, 2017

Over a hundred students attended the ninth annual Consent Turns Me On Carnival hosted by the Women and Gender Advocacy Center and Residence Life. The carnival offered many ways to talk and learn tips...

The Crooked Cup coffee shop in Old Town. Photo by Brianna Nash

Fort Collins reacts to Old Town coffee shop The Crooked Cup

Mareena Winchell April 12, 2017

Fort Collins has a multitude of coffee shops, but one that is in the heart and soul of Old Town, Fort Collins is known as The Crooked Cup. Most coffee shops in Fort Collins get bombarded with college...

Fort Collins reacts to Old Towns Rocket Fizz Soda Pop and Candy Shop

Fort Collins reacts to Old Town’s Rocket Fizz Soda Pop and Candy Shop

Mareena Winchell April 5, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n5HYZmmKT54 Rocket Fizz is known for the endless amounts of candy held within the store. From taffy to chocolate to everything in-between, you can find it here. “Rocket...

Urban Egg Eatery is located at 320 S. College Avenue. Photo credit: Mareena Winchell

Urban Egg Eatery serves locally sourced, unique breakfast food

Mareena Winchell March 29, 2017

Urban Egg Eatery is a diamond in the rough. Innovation, creativity and delicious are all words that can describe the restaurant. Urban Egg opened its doors a little under a year ago and has become a...

Chipotle or Qdoba? Depends who you ask.

Chipotle or Qdoba? Depends who you ask.

Mareena Winchell March 21, 2017

There have been some heated debates over which Mexican food restaurant has earned the name of THE go-to place. Some say Chipotle, others say Qdoba. Where is the line drawn to decide which place is better?...

A white chocolate boba drink from Teriyaki Wok Two is depicted. (Michael Berg | Collegian)

Battle of the boba: Where to get the best boba tea in Fort Collins

Mareena Winchell March 9, 2017

To all of the self-proclaimed boba-holics out there, Fort Collins has a couple places you need to know about. Teriyaki Wok, Oasiz Boba and Ku Cha House of Tea offer the best boba tea in town. Boba,...

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CSU alumna Mary Beth Eversole created a cooking show to bring awareness to food allergies.

CSU alumna Mary Beth Eversole inspires many with cooking show

Mareena Winchell February 22, 2017

Put yourself in the shoes of someone with a food allergy. You make your own dip for a party that is completely allergen free, you look away and someone else sticks a chip in (or anything that you are allergic...

Cheeseburger ordered at Big Als.

The best cheeseburger in Fort Collins: Big Al’s vs. Stuft

February 21, 2017

Cheeseburgers are a classic, never-go-wrong type of food, an apology to all the vegans and vegetarians out there. It is important to realize that cheeseburgers are very hard to mess up. There are specifically...

Geeks Who Drink brings fun competition to Illegal Petes in Fort Collins

Geeks Who Drink brings fun competition to Illegal Pete’s in Fort Collins

February 19, 2017

Illegal Pete’s in Old Town got a taste of some good ole’ classic fun last night during a Geeks Who Drink trivia night on Wednesday night. From competitive winners, to first time groups, Illegal Pete’s...

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