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The Rocky Mountain Collegian

The Student News Site of Colorado State University

The Rocky Mountain Collegian

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Fredrickson: Don’t play with fireworks this year

Michelle Fredrickson July 4, 2018

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.  Michelle Fredrickson is a...

Collegian opinion desk, CJ Ash, Jayla Hodge, Ryan Tougaw, Ethan Vassar, Michelle Fredrickson, Lauren Wilson, Leta McWilliams and Allec Brust in March 2018. (Collegian File Photo)

Bidding CSU adieu from the opinion editor

Michelle Fredrickson May 7, 2018

Editor's Notes: Traditionally graduating students working at The Collegian are given the chance to write a farewell note at the end of their tenure at CSU.  Before I even moved to Fort Collins to attend...

Photo courtesy of the Genetic Literacy Project

Fredrickson: Fight back against antibiotic resistance

Michelle Fredrickson April 30, 2018

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.   Antibiotic-resistant bacteria...

Fredrickson: Ditch indoor tanning, look after skin health

Fredrickson: Ditch indoor tanning, look after skin health

Michelle Fredrickson April 26, 2018

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. I got the worst sunburn...

Many people think they are bad at math, but that is not usually the case.

Fredrickson: You’re not as bad at math as you think

Michelle Fredrickson April 11, 2018

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.   For most of my life I thought...

Fredrickson: Homeless population deserves healthcare

Fredrickson: Homeless population deserves healthcare

Michelle Fredrickson April 9, 2018

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.   Homelessness is growing...

The This is Public Health sticker campaign aims to show how widespread public health is. Photo courtesy of the University of Maryland School of Public Health

Fredrickson: This week, recognize public health around you

Michelle Fredrickson April 2, 2018

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 National Public...

Pay Here reads a sign in the Morgan Library parking lot. (Joe Oakman | Collegian)

Seriously: “Outsider” ASCSU candidate wants to be more secretive, increase parking costs

Michelle Fredrickson March 31, 2018

One ASCSU campaign has been labeled an "outsider" candidate this election season by running on more expensive parking, changing the city ordinance to U+1 and increased secrecy.  This new dark horse candidate...

Collegian opinion desk, CJ Ash, Jayla Hodge, Ryan Tougaw, Ethan Vassar, Michelle Fredrickson, Lauren Wilson, Leta McWilliams and Allec Brust in March 2018. (Collegian File Photo)

Collegian Opinion Desk: Reflections on unity

Michelle Fredrickson March 29, 2018

Editor’s Note: All opinion section content reflects the views of the authors only and does not represent a stance taken by the Collegian or editorial board. The opinion section of The Rocky Mountain...

Some view the media and science as inherently opposed, but the two institutions need each other and need to work on improving their relationship. (Julia Trowbridge | Collegian)

Fredrickson: Scientists and the media need to work on their relationship

Michelle Fredrickson March 28, 2018

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 one of my science classes,...

Golden retriever, Polly, frolics about the dog park at Spring Canyon park on Tuesday afternoon. (Collegian File Photo)

Fredrickson: Vaccinate your dogs against rabies

Michelle Fredrickson March 26, 2018

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.   Normally, the risk that...

Students riding without a helmet are putting their lives in danger, which is problematic when they are investing so much in their education. Collegian File Photo

Fredrickson: CSU students need to wear their bike helmets

Michelle Fredrickson March 20, 2018

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 should go without saying...

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