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The Rocky Mountain Collegian

The Student News Site of Colorado State University

The Rocky Mountain Collegian

The Student News Site of Colorado State University

The Rocky Mountain Collegian

Beer Edition


Various beers sit on tap at the Ram Skeller located in the basement of the Lory Student Center April 8.

Edición de Cerveza: Ramskeller es una celebración del activismo estudiantil, cerveza en CSU

Samy Gentle and Gizel Garcia April 19, 2022

Nota del editor: Puedes leer la versión en ingles de este artículo aquí. Traducción de Gizel Garcia A lo largo de la historia, los estudiantes han recurrido a la protesta pacífica como...

A cannabis flower bud rests on the rim of a glass of New Belgium Brewings Old Aggie lager

Beer Edition: The perfect puff for the perfect pour

Hayden Hawley, Cannabis Director April 13, 2022
For those who know what kind of beer they like and are looking to branch out, check out our list of ideal beer and cannabis pairings.
Photo Illustration of Dylan Medina, a Colorado State University chemistry major, opening a beer at the Horsetooth Reservoir Apr 2.

Beer Edition: FoCo breweries prioritize sustainability, carbon neutrality

Noelle Mason, News Reporter April 13, 2022

Fort Collins is known as a hotspot for breweries and sustainability. When it comes to addressing concerns about climate change and how it might affect the beer industry, the brewers of Fort Collins are...

(Graphic Illustration by Jake Dunaetz | The Collegian)

LFTE: A disclaimer about the beer special edition

Katrina Leibee, Editor in Chief April 13, 2022

Editor’s Note: All letters from the editor reflect the views of the editorial board only and does not represent a stance taken by The Collegian. Dear readers, Thank you for picking up our last...

Beer Edition: Editors’ Picks: Best brews, perfect pours

Editorial Staff April 13, 2022

Fort Collins is home to more than 20 craft breweries, and with so many places to try beer, we wanted to pick a few of our favorites to recommend. We hope you're enjoying this special edition and you're...

Fort Collins, The A and the Front Range are seen from the top of Odell Brewing Companys grain silos located at 800 E Lincoln Ave, Fort Collins, Colorado April 6.

Beer Edition: Odell Brewing Company: The intersection of community, beer

Luke Bourland, Photo Director April 13, 2022

When living in a corporate-dominated world, it is easy to forget not all corporations exist in their own little universe. Odell Brewing Company is a clear example of a business that not only looks after...

(Graphic illustration by Falyn Sebastian | The Collegian)

Beer Edition: Going from cocktail to mocktail doesn’t have to be hard

Kadyn Thorpe, Arts and Culture Reporter April 13, 2022

Whether you’re wanting to limit your alcohol consumption or you’re under the legal drinking age, dive into the world of mocktails: your favorite drinks without the alcohol.  Just because you want...

(Graphic illustration by Ava Kerzic | The Collegian)

Beer Edition: Understanding the history of beer in Fort Collins

Hailee Stegall, Arts and Culture Reporter April 12, 2022

Brewing in Fort Collins has a rich history, and the story does not begin where one might think. According to Fort Collins History Connection, the town was “dry” until 1969, meaning alcohol was not...


Beer Edition: The art of mindful drinking

Dylan Tusinski, Collegian Columnist April 12, 2022
Alcohol can be the language of the college student. It's time to become fluent in mindfulness, too.
A man in a red shirt plays keyboard at the Awake Sober Bar. Behind him is a plant and a glowing yellow sign that says, Together, we wake up, and next to him is a table with two non-alcoholic beverages.

Beer Edition: Denver’s Awake sober bar offers a creative escape from alcohol culture

Ivy Secrest, Arts and Culture Reporter April 12, 2022

For many 20-somethings, a large part of socialization is local nightlife. It is the essence of the college experience, and with bars reopening and mask mandates being lifted, it stands to reason that many...

Dr. Keith Villa looks at some beer.

Beer Edition: The connection between bud and beer

Grayson Acri, Cannabis Reporter April 11, 2022

On first inspection, it may seem beer and cannabis are fundamentally opposed. After all, they are made of different plants and used in different settings. You wouldn’t want to smoke a joint at a football...

A tower consisting of only Sippin Pretty cans sit stacked on top of each other in the packaging section of the Odell Brewing Company April 6.

Beer Edition: Ranking local beer packaging

Adah McMillan, Collegian Columnist April 11, 2022
Fort Collins has a lot of beer options, but these five stand out because of their creative, pretty and joyful packaging.
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