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Mental health initiative Rams Fail Forward encourages students to embrace failure rather than be ashamed of it.(Photo illustration by Colin Shepherd | Collegian)

Rams Fail Forward encourages students to accept failure

Laura Studley April 16, 2019

Colorado State University’s Health Network is asking students to accept failure instead of fearing it with their initiative Rams Fail Forward. “Rams Fail Forward is our failure normalization and...

Donald Trump talks to his supporters during a rally in Loveland, Colorado on October 3, 2016. (Elliott Jerge | Collegian)

Seriously: How to deal with crippling despair

Tatiana Parafiniuk-Talesnick January 27, 2017

Embed from Getty Images   So, you think you’re overcome by crippling despair. You think it may be because you forgot to put your wet clothes in the dryer, like you always do, because you’re...

CampusView: Did we, as a country, handle this election the right way?

CampusView: Did we, as a country, handle this election the right way?

Taylor Tougaw November 2, 2016

Overall, how do you feel about this election? Did we, as a country, do everything right? Did the media handle this election well? If you could go back and change something, what would you change?We blew...

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Seriously: difficult exam claims man who has yet to attend class

Tatiana Parafiniuk-Talesnick February 17, 2016

Dean Cox went into class to take his midterm exam with all the confidence in the world.With one part swagger and one part suave, the sophomore health and exercise major strode into class hungover, in sweatpants...

Research in communications and learning through video games

Research in communications and learning through video games

May 15, 2014

Dr. Rosa Martey is a very upbeat communicator at Colorado State University who really cares about students. Before our interview I was able to watch her counseling a student about research opportunities...

Geneva Mueller

We are afforded the freedom to fail

May 5, 2014

The warm weather is taunting us; finals are upon us; the end of the year is basically here. And, at least for me, some combination of these things makes me sit back, reflect and consider this year in...

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