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Kens Comments: Thank you, and goodbye

Ken’s Comments: Thank you, and goodbye

McKenna Ferguson May 7, 2015

This column started out as a joke. We needed April Fool's content and I decided to write a fake column about fake pop culture events. I did it to feed the beast inside telling me how much I missed...

Kens Comments: Fridays premiere of The Grace Helbig Show

Ken’s Comments: Friday’s premiere of ‘The Grace Helbig Show’

McKenna Ferguson April 5, 2015

Something magical happened Friday night. After slowly taking over the Internet throughout the past seven years with YouTube channels "Daily Grace" and the more current "It's Grace," comedian Grace...

Kens Comments: Top five pop culture events to look forward to in late 2015

Ken’s Comments: Top five pop culture events to look forward to in late 2015

McKenna Ferguson April 1, 2015

Note: April Fool's Day has impacted my Chrome settings in some negative ways, making research for this column iffy. Facts contained below may not be entirely factual, but are, in any case, very fun to...

Comedy Central announces current Daily Show correspondent Trevor Noah as new host

Comedy Central announces current ‘Daily Show’ correspondent Trevor Noah as new host

McKenna Ferguson March 30, 2015

Early Monday, Comedy Central gave fans of "The Daily Show" what they've been waiting for since Jon Stewart announced he was leaving the show after 16 years as its host back in February. We have a successor,...

(Photo credit: Duncan Ramsay)

Colorado State alumnus nominated for Oscar for work on “The Dam Keeper”

McKenna Ferguson February 18, 2015

Most of us are simply hoping that eight years from now we will have a steady job, working our way to the dream job. We don’t expect to have already had the dream job and be moving on to find our own...

More than just Same Love: Mary Lambert moves crowd at LSC Theater Thursday night

More than just ‘Same Love’: Mary Lambert moves crowd at LSC Theater Thursday night

McKenna Ferguson and Royce Hoffner November 7, 2014

Best known for her vocals in Macklemore's "Same Love," Mary Lambert proved that she is a force to be reckoned with all on her own. The GLBT, women's and body positivity advocate performed 14 songs,...

Laverne Cox speaks to sold out crowd in Lory Student Center Ballroom

Laverne Cox speaks to sold out crowd in Lory Student Center Ballroom

McKenna Ferguson October 23, 2014

[new_royalslider id="221"] Photos: Abbie Parr Not many people are able to captivate a 1,200 person crowd enough to receive three standing ovations. That is the power of Laverne Cox. On Thursday...

5 reasons you should be super stoked that Gilmore Girls is now on Netflix

5 reasons you should be super stoked that “Gilmore Girls” is now on Netflix

McKenna Ferguson October 1, 2014

As the turn of the century approached and the world was in the midst of the infamous Y2K panic, a gem of American television was being born. On Oct. 5, 2000, the pilot episode of Amy Sherman Palladino's...

Five ways to survive next week’s finals

Five ways to survive next week’s finals

May 9, 2014

Finals week is rough. We’re stressing about exams and final projects, of course, but many of us are also stressed about packing up and leaving Fort Collins. We start to get overwhelmed pretty quickly. When...

CSU student provides new homes for puppies

CSU student provides new homes for puppies

May 8, 2014

Off the beaten path, on a nearly-hidden street in Berthoud lies a puppy's haven - Ruff Start Training and Rescue. Founded by Ashlea King, a CSU master's student, Ruff Start has provided new homes to over...

Jennifer New is surrounded by other dancers during the rehearsal of the piece You By My Side for the UCAs Spring Dance Concert. The performances will be held this Friday through Sunday at 8:00 and 9:30 pm at the UCA.

Senior Capstone Concert: “Interlace”

May 2, 2014

Put four wickedly talented young dancers together, tell them to create a show representing who they are and their time at CSU and you get this semester’s Dance Major Capstone Concert, “Interlace.” The...

CSU celebrates Earth Day with week-long activities

CSU celebrates Earth Day with week-long activities

April 22, 2014

CSU is turning Earth Day into Earth Week. Tuesday is the annual Earth Day Festival, hosted by Housing and Dining Services. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., students can gather under the trees on the corner of...

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