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Arts & Culture
The Art of Thrifting: Giving New Life to Old Items

Old Town Fort Collins is home to a myriad of colorful and unique shops, selling a variety of clothing, food and distinctive souvenirs. However,...

People work at Momo Lolo located near campus at 1129 W Elizabeth St. Dec. 7, 2021. (Pratyoosh Kashyap | College Avenue Magazine)
Local Gems
The Foundation of a Welcoming Community at The Momo Lolo Coffee Shop

  Strolling down the streets of Fort Collins, many coffee shops surround the town. Perhaps it’s the thousands of college students who...

Headshot of Dora Frias, director of El Centro at Colorado State University
Features
Embracing Community, Culture and Heritage at El Centro

With a beautiful palette of bright, vibrant colors and patterns dancing together in unity to create an outstanding representation of their community,...

Headshot of Dora Frias, director of El Centro at Colorado State University
Features
Embracing Community, Culture and Heritage at El Centro
November 30, 2021

With a beautiful palette of bright, vibrant colors and patterns dancing together in unity to create an outstanding representation of their community,...

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A Year of COVID
(Illustration by Olivia Brett)
Ram Kidz Village Offers Support to Student-Parents in the Pandemic 

The pandemic hit student parents hard. With the transition to online schooling, a boom in Zoom fatigue, and a lack of financial and academic...

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Sofia Torres eats her lunch in the dining area at Rams Horn. Students can eat in the dining halls, but seating is limited and not always available.(Photo by Noel Black)
The New Freshman Experience: Navigating COVID Isolation as New Students

Leaving the comfort of home to come to college and pursue a future is not an easy feat. For the freshman class of 2020-21, this task was not...

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Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash
K-12 Teachers Navigate the Pains of Pandemic Teaching

A fear clouds the atmosphere of a classroom at Windsor Middle School in Colorado as students are told that they have been exposed to someone...

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Old Town Fort Collins empty at night
Partying in a Pandemic: How COVID-19 has reset CSU’s social scene

The red solo cups of a crowded house and disco lights of a bustling bar have become iconic for generations of college students. A first college...

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Print Edition
Best of CSU
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Nosh for NoCo: Independent Delivery Supports Local Restaurants
February 24, 2021

For college students living through a pandemic, food delivery is a must. Some may be too stoned to go pick up their own munchies, and many may...

Two bowls of ramen in the kitchen of RamaMama
Small Businesses See Surge of Community Support During Pandemic
February 24, 2021

For local business owners Jeremy Kempter and John Lawyer, staying open in the midst of a global pandemic has been business as never before.   Kempter,...

apparel from Sic970
Sic970 Apparel Delivers Messages of Equity and Empowerment
February 24, 2021

Apparel company Sic970 is unique to locals and important to all.    With messaging that focuses on social justice paired with familiar...

Jaws sushi plate
Best of CSU Food
February 24, 2021

The best food served in Fort Collins as voted on by CSU students: Coffee / Breakfast / Sandwich / Burger / Pizza / Drunchies / Wings / Italian...