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The Rocky Mountain Collegian

The Student News Site of Colorado State University

The Rocky Mountain Collegian

As Told by Tam: How to get ready for the Spring semester

Tamra Smalewitz January 19, 2017

Embed from Getty Images   As Winter Break is winding down, it is time to start getting ready for the new Spring semester. Getting ready for the new Spring semester can be either stressful or...

As Told by Tam: Starbucks Holiday Cups

As Told by Tam: Starbucks Holiday Cups

Tamra Smalewitz November 24, 2016

It is finally that time of the year again. Starbucks holiday drinks are back. When the weather gets colder and the seasons change, Starbucks comes out with its holiday drinks. Caramel Brûlée Latte,...

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As Told by Tam: What to do over Thanksgiving Break

Tamra Smalewitz November 23, 2016

  We are in the homestretch for a break - Thanksgiving break, that is. CSU students have been plugging away at school for about three months now with no break. If we were in the Spring semester,...

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As Told by Tam: Stop the Christmas music

Tamra Smalewitz November 12, 2016

Happy November!! Yes, it is November and not December. I am all for looking at the pretty Christmas lights and decorations or watching a good Christmas movie, but in December. I will admit...

Colorado State University junior Sam Gould wears a Hillary Clinton sticker while attending a political event in the plaza on Tuesday afternoon. Students and people from the Fort Collins area debated social and political issues during the event. (Forrest Czarnecki | Collegian)

As Told by Tam: Be respectful on social media when talking about politics

Tamra Smalewitz November 4, 2016

We have all seen the Facebook posts saying, "If you do not vote for _______, then unfriend me." I get that everyone has a right to their own thoughts and opinions, but you should not make someone else...

As Told By Tam: Go to the home football games, you will not regret it

As Told By Tam: Go to the home football games, you will not regret it

Tamra Smalewitz September 17, 2016

Football season has started up for every college campus and professional football team. We may not be in the PAC 12, but we still know how to win a game or two. The first game against Boulder was a rough...

A CSU student takes a selfie with Michelle Kwan during her visit to campus campaigning for Hillary Clinton. Photo credit: Elliott Jerge

As Told by Tam: Get off your phone

Tamra Smalewitz September 2, 2016

Have you ever been out to dinner with friends or family and everyone but you is on their phone? Have you ever been talking to someone and all they are doing is checking their phone every five seconds?...

(Photo: Courtsey of Ben Bensen)

As Told By Tam: Surviving the first week

Tamra Smalewitz August 26, 2016

Welcome back Rams!! It feels as though we just left for summer, and yet here we are, already back on campus buying our textbooks and starting our homework. Whether you are a freshman, sophomore, junior,...

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