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Ashley Grice, director at Pride Resource Center poses by The Institute for Learning and Teaching building Aug. 25. As a goal, Grice is working to develop services for staff and faculty whom identify with the LGBTQ+ community. (Tri Duong | The Collegian)

Conozcan a Ashley Grice, directora del Pride Resource Center

Molly O'Shea September 8, 2021

Nota del editor: Puedes leer la versión en ingles de este artículo aquí. Traducción de Sarahy Quintana Ashley Grice se nombró la nueva directora del Pride Resource Center en la Universidad...

Ashley Grice, director at Pride Resource Center poses by The Institute for Learning and Teaching building Aug. 25. As a goal, Grice is working to develop services for staff and faculty whom identify with the LGBTQ+ community. (Tri Duong | The Collegian)

Meet Ashley Grice, director of the Pride Resource Center

Molly O'Shea August 25, 2021

Editor's Note: Read the Spanish version of this story here. Ashley Grice became the new Pride Resource Center director at Colorado State University in June after completing her doctorate in social...

Fort Collins Mayoral candidate Jeni James Arndt poses for headshots in the University Center for the Arts gardens March 20. (Ellie Shannon - The Collegian)

City Council elections: Jeni Arndt, mayor

Molly O'Shea March 24, 2021

Representative Jeni James Arndt is running for mayor in the upcoming Fort Collins City Council election. Arndt lives with her husband and three children in Fort Collins, where she has volunteered and...

(Graphic Illustration by Abby Flitton | The Collegian)

On our ballots: Plastic bag ordinance

Molly O'Shea March 23, 2021

This April, Fort Collins residents will be deciding on the fate of one of grocers' long-term companions — plastic bags.  The City Council is in favor of adopting this ordinance because it helps...

(Graphic illustration by Robbie Haynes | The Collegian)

Wesley Hamilton shares stories of courage at keynote

Molly O'Shea February 18, 2021

A founder, father and model figure rallied the Colorado State University community over Zoom Wednesday night. Philanthropist, speaker, athlete and model Wesley Hamilton addressed the CSU community...

Eldora Mountain Resort opened on Nov. 1, two weeks ahead of schedule. Eldora offers 680 acres of skiable terrain for visitors of all skill levels. (Skyler Pradhan | Collegian)

CSU’s Ski Area Management helps industry combat climate change

Molly O'Shea February 2, 2021

Partnered with the Colorado Climate Center, Colorado State University helps prepare ski areas around the country for the imminent impacts of climate change to the industry.  Instituted in 1974 with...

Photo courtesy of Dan Wise

Veteran Dan Wise reflects on service, career

Molly O'Shea November 10, 2020

Dan Wise is a United States service member and professor of mechanical engineering, who is currently a professor at Colorado State University. Wise was a captain of the U.S. Navy for over 25 years, but...

Fort Collins chosen for Bloomberg Philanthropies project

Fort Collins chosen for Bloomberg Philanthropies project

Molly O'Shea November 9, 2020

Bloomberg Philanthropies has chosen the City of Fort Collins to participate in the What Works Cities City Budgeting for Equity and Recovery program. The program seeks to enhance different cities' use...

The front side of the Los Vaqueros Reservoir Expansion project in the CSU Hydraulics Lab on October 5, 2020. The project is a 1ft:12in  scale model created by engineers, and engineering students at CSU. (Bella Johnson | The Collegian)

CSU Hydraulics Lab creates physical model for dam design

Molly O'Shea November 3, 2020

The Colorado State University Hydraulics Lab has been working on the Los Vaqueros Reservoir Expansion Project for the last 11 months. The lab plans on running the model built for the project for at least...

(Graphic Illustration by Allie Watkinson | The Collegian)

Proposition EE: What it means for Coloradans

Molly O'Shea November 2, 2020

Colorado Proposition EE, if passed, would incrementally increase taxes on nicotine liquids used in vape products and incrementally increase cigarette taxes, according to the measure text.  “Currently,...

(Graphic Illustration by Allie Watkinson | The Collegian)

Amendment C: What it means for Coloradans

Molly O'Shea November 2, 2020

Proposed Amendment C to the Colorado constitution in the 2020 election would change the current laws around charitable gaming activities, according to the 2020 State Ballot Information Booklet. The Amendment...

(Graphic Illustration by Katrina Clasen | The Collegian)

Fort Collins local arrested for attempted murder

Molly O'Shea October 30, 2020

A shooting occurred on Thursday, Oct. 29, at the intersection of Oak Street and College Avenue, according to a press release.  Police responded to the disorder at 11:15 p.m., according to the release. 22-year-old...

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