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The Rocky Mountain Collegian

The Student News Site of Colorado State University

The Rocky Mountain Collegian

After the announcement that the University of Colorado Boulder will be switching all its classes to online for the rest of the semester due to COVID-19 and the World Health Organization declaring the outbreak of the new coronavirus a pandemic, Colorado State University prepares to potentially be the next closure. (Photo Illustration by Matt Tackett | The Collegian)

Thompson: CSU’s reaction to the coronavirus is responsible

Madison Thompson March 11, 2020

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. University President Joyce...

A sign on a recycling bin in the Warren Lake neighborhood depicts what items can be recycled. Warren Lake is part of the sustainable neighborhoods network in Fort Collins.  One of the projects theyve earned credit for is a workshop on how to properly recycle. (Anna Montesanti | Collegian)

Thompson: Reduce and reuse before you recycle

Madison Thompson March 5, 2020

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. Rams will drink a bottle of...

Victimhood has become a commonly talked about theme on social media with hashtags such as #victim and #victimhood trending. (Matt Tackett | The Collegian)

Thompson: Help students recover rather than perpetuating victimhood

Madison Thompson February 27, 2020

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. Victimhood is pervasive in...

Joe Biden Speaks (Photo via Gage Skidmore, Flickr)

Thompson: Joe Biden is a bad choice for students

Madison Thompson February 20, 2020

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 the weeks leading up to...

Thompson: This Valentines Day, support sex workers and pay for your porn

Thompson: This Valentine’s Day, support sex workers and pay for your porn

Madison Thompson February 14, 2020

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. Pornography is pervasive in...

Scene Magazine covers the local music and art scene in the Northern Colorado area. Members of the music community voiced allegations of sexual harassment against the owner of the magazine, Michael Mockler. (Julia Trowbridge | Collegian)

Thompson: We don’t need more ‘boy power’

Madison Thompson February 6, 2020

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. Blaine Howerton, a publisher...

Thompson: We need to reduce the stigma about taking nudes

Thompson: We need to reduce the stigma about taking nudes

Madison Thompson November 18, 2019

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. The demographics of Capitol...

Student loans image (Courtesy of  www.gotcredit.com)

Thompson: Student loans hinder the pursuit of the American dream

Madison Thompson November 7, 2019

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. As I sit here writing this...

Among the most popular items are handcuffs and anal toys, according to Kat Martinez. She is the manager at Doctor Johns Sex Shop in downtown Fort Collins, where shes worked for the past year and a half.

Thompson: Sex positivity doesn’t mean hypersexuality

Madison Thompson November 5, 2019

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. Last semester, I was recounting...

Thompson: Male entitlement is still entitlement

Thompson: Male entitlement is still entitlement

Madison Thompson October 28, 2019

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. Male entitlement is an abuse...

Breakfast burrito and hash browns at the Urban Egg. Photo by Brianna Nash

Thompson: For the sake of midterms, fix your morning routine

Madison Thompson October 8, 2019

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. Meditation, exercise, catching...

Gathered at University of Northern Colorado’s University Center UNC student, Austin Huber, vapes a “phat cloud”. Austin was the founder of the event, created to rid Greeley of its stink by vaping. He planned to create more events similar, to bring people together.
(Anna Baize | Collegian)

Thompson: Ban guns, not vapes

Madison Thompson September 30, 2019

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. Electronic cigarettes, also...

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