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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

Noah Pasley is The Collegians 2021-22 breaking news assistant. (Cat Blouch | The Collegian)

Pasley: I found my purpose at this paper

Noah Pasley, News Editor May 4, 2022

Editor’s Note: Traditionally, graduating seniors working at The Collegian are given the chance to write a farewell note at the end of their tenure at CSU. Well, it's finally here. The end to one of...

(Graphic Illustration by Trin Bonner | The Collegian)

Public transit, including Transfort, to lift mask requirements immediately

Noah Palsey, News Editor April 19, 2022

Transfort has lifted its mask requirements effective immediately, after an April 18 federal ruling that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention overstepped when it issued a mask mandate for airplanes,...

A sign outside The Lyric advertises its weekly open mic nights June 14, 2021.

‘Watering the West’ brings water awareness to FoCo community

Noah Pasley, News Editor April 18, 2022
Two Colorado filmmakers, Mona Maser and Shari Due, are working to demystify water processes with their documentary trilogy "Watering the West." The series, which is told in three parts, is a deep dive — often literally — into the heart of water in Colorado as they explore how water is distributed and regulated throughout the state and how the storied history behind water rights has revolutionized the state, as well as much of the western United States.
(Graphic illustration by Sophia Sirokman | The Collegian)

April Fools: CAM the Ram cedes campaign for CSU mascot to campus squirrels

Nope Larceny, Licensed Shantier March 30, 2022

Editor’s Note: This is a satire for April Fools’ Day. Real names and the events surrounding them may be used in fictitious/semi-fictitious ways. Those who do not read the editor’s notes are subject...

(Graphic illustration by Charlie Cohen | The Collegian)

April Fools: Nickelback invents revolutionary new genre: ‘sea shanty’

Nope Larceny, Licensed Shantier March 30, 2022

Editor’s Note: This is a satire for April Fools’ Day. Real names and the events surrounding them may be used in fictitious/semi-fictitious ways. Those who do not read the editor’s notes are subject...

Evan Welch, the University Affairs Committee Chair of the Associated Students of Colroado State University, And Nick DeSalvo concentrate on the answer International Affairs senator Rithik Correa gives at the Speaker of the Senate debate March 29 2022.

ASCSU speaker of the senate debate focuses on toxic ASCSU culture

Noah Pasley, News Editor March 30, 2022

The Associated Students of Colorado State University held their debate for speaker of the senate candidates Tuesday night, facilitated by CTV's Ren Wadsworth, who presented the candidates with questions....

Nicholas DeSalvo, a freshman at Colorado State University, poses for a photo in the Collegian TV studio March 24, 2022.

ASCSU elections: Speaker of the senate candidate Nicholas DeSalvo

Noah Pasley, News Editor March 28, 2022

Editor's Note: The Collegian collaborated with CTV Channel 11 on this interview. Full interviews for all of the speaker of the senate candidates are available on the CTV 11 YouTube page. Elections...

Fort Collins City Hall Sept. 21, 2021.

Finalists discuss community engagement at city manager forum

Noah Pasley, News Editor March 10, 2022

The City of Fort Collins held a forum Monday for the five city manager finalists, which was facilitated by Amanda King, the communications and public involvement director for the City. The candidates...

Osi Sladek, a Holocaust Survivor, speaks in the Lory Student Center

CSU hosts Holocaust survivor Osi Sladek for speech

Noah Pasley, News Editor March 3, 2022

The Lory Student Center hosted "Evening with a Survivor" Wednesday night, the latest in a series of events part of Colorado State University's Holocaust Awareness Week. The week, which is presented...

Dry soil cracks at a corn field at Fritzler Farm Park in La Salle, Colorado Sept. 18, 2019.

Fields and floods: Grassland research on precipitation extremes

Noah Pasley, News Editor March 2, 2022

Colorado State University researchers will soon launch a project that will study the effects of extreme drought on grasslands particular to northeastern Colorado. The team, led by biology department...

Morgan Parriott, known by the artist name Call Me Karizma, stands onstage at the beginning of his set at The Coast in Fort Collins Feb. 19.

National and local musical talents collide at The Coast

Noah Pasley, News Editor February 23, 2022

An electric atmosphere came to Fort Collins this past Saturday as music lovers braced for Call Me Karizma's Bleached Serpent Tour Part II to come to The Coast — the first show of the second leg of the...

Former Speaker of the Senate Kyle Hill addresses the Associated Students of Colorado State University senate Sept. 8, 2021. The senate heard updates from President Christian Dykson, swore in new senators and debated voting on members for a legislative advisory board.

Kyle Hill explains resignation, Jackson Hunter to fill speaker role

Noah Pasley, News Editor February 21, 2022

The Associated Students of Colorado State University appointed a new speaker of the senate after Kyle Hill resigned as speaker Feb. 14. The resignation followed allegations of misused funds as well as...

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