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The Rocky Mountain Collegian

The Student News Site of Colorado State University

The Rocky Mountain Collegian

Recycling and landfill bins outside of Lory Students center of Colorado State University Sept. 20. (Grayson Reed | The Collegian)

McKissick: CSU HDS works hard for sustainability but can do more

Nathaniel McKissick September 27, 2021

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. Colorado State University...

Students pick up prepackaged boxes of food from the permanent pantry in the Lory Student Center Theater.

Food insecurity and Fort Collins: Food resources for students

Noah Pasley August 26, 2020

The economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has worsened issues like housing and job loss. But food insecurity, especially among students on college campuses, has also grown. According to Paul...

A meal in the Foundry dining hall on Feb 16. (Ryan Schmidt | The Collegian)

Day of Giving collects thousands of meals

Serena Bettis March 3, 2020

In the United States, 1 in 9 people struggle with hunger or food insecurity.   To help with the constant battle against campus food insecurity, Colorado State University’s Rams Against Hunger program...

RamRide at Colorado State University provides students a non-judgemental and free form of transportation home on Thursday through Saturday night from 10pm to 3am. CSUs RamRide is one of the largest fleets in the nation with an average of 19 cars being in service on Friday and Saturday nights. (Matt Begeman | Collegian)

RamRide continues campus fight against food insecurity

Serena Bettis February 23, 2020

In Larimer County, 38,040 residents are food insecure, and Colorado State University students are among them. Mike Buttram, the program coordinator for community engagement in the Student Leadership,...

Boxes filled with oranges are pictured at an event put on by SLiCE and the Larimer County Food Bank on Thursday afternoon in front of the Sherwood Forest. The event was put on to help fight food insecurity at Colorado State University. (Forrest Czarnecki | Collegian)

Social work students petition ASCSU to aid food insecure students

Charlotte Lang April 23, 2019

After the Associated Students of Colorado State University discovered $800,000 in their budget, a group of social work students saw their chance to help with food insecurity. It’s ridiculous that...

Boxes filled with oranges are pictured at an event put on by SLiCE and the Larimer County Food Bank on Thursday afternoon in front of the Sherwood Forest. The event was put on to help fight food insecurity at Colorado State University. (Forrest Czarnecki | Collegian)

New Rams Against Hunger program to reduce food waste, food insecurity

Charlotte Lang February 19, 2019

Rams Against Hunger has introduced a new way to reduce waste and feed students facing food insecurity. Ram Food Recovery is a new program that allows students to receive alerts about leftover food they...

Student bikers ride on the Green Trail extension after its grand opening on Aug. 21. (Clara Scholtz | Collegian)

Letters: CSU’s bike enforcement affects vulnerable students the most

Guest Author September 24, 2018

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. Letters to the Editor reflect...

Healthy produce over processed foods, commons

Thompson: CSU should promote healthier eating habits

Madison Thompson September 9, 2018

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 link between processed...

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