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Year-Round Colorado Recreational Gems

Alexandrea Rager February 19, 2016

Outdoor recreational activities are a year-round attraction for Colorado natives and out-of-staters alike. Each season here offers a divine beauty of Colorado with recreation options to suit any traveler’s...

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Climbing Welcomes Enthusiasts and Beginners Alike

Alexandrea Rager January 29, 2016

Entertain for a moment gripping with your fingertips an inch-wide offshoot of rock above your head while attempting to strategically place your feet to lift yourself upward and continue to scale the rock...

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Time To Get on Santa’s Good List

Alexandrea Rager December 11, 2015

Once the semester kicks off and the arduous academic, personal and work related pressures mount, community service can become secondary. That does not make you a bad person, it means you, like the rest...

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Ten Years Ago

Alexandrea Rager October 8, 2015

Slow, short steps get you through the classroom door and into your seat. You are about ten years old about to embark on your first day of class in a new grade. Your new teacher hands you a paper: “Where...

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Why We Celebrate Anniversaries

Alexandrea Rager October 1, 2015

Anniversary (noun): a date that is remembered or celebrated because a special or notable event occurred on that date in a previous year. A picnic on a grassy field in your hometown with all of your friends...

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The Guide To Dating Post Graduation

Alexandrea Rager May 15, 2015

You are graduating. It is time to say goodbye to Tinder and Grindr and it’s time to stop sending naughty Snapchats and kind of flattering but mostly creepy Yaks about the girl in the library basement. Now,...

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Exploring the Colorado Front Range

Alexandrea Rager April 24, 2015

A lake rests at the base of a mountain range untouched by man, with rocks placed so perfectly along the shore that one cannot fathom how Mother Nature could create such an exquisite foreground for the...

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Home for the Holidays

Alexandrea Rager December 25, 2014

The value of the season evolves with age, and while many of the traditional aspects of the holidays are still in place, the value of being with your family and celebrating the holidays together has universally...

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Zodiac Gift Giving

Alexandrea Rager December 22, 2014

Buying gifts for the important people in your life can be hard, and when it comes to a picky individual, understanding his or her personality may be helpful when you go holiday shopping this season. Sagittarius Nov....

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Pro-tips for the underclassmen

Alexandrea Rager December 21, 2014

With graduation fast approaching, there is a lot of wisdom that will also be leaving CSU. Upperclassmen have paid their dues and learned a lot during their time here, and it is only fitting that they sprinkle...

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Graduate in Style

Alexandrea Rager December 17, 2014

Whether you are a style icon among your friends or just trying to get to class and back, graduation is a special day to look your best. Finding an outfit that is both appropriate and stylish can be an...

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‘Tis the Season to Start Cramming

Alexandrea Rager November 15, 2014

‘Tis the season of pumpkin spice lattes, all-nighter study sessions and figuring out where you are going to study for your midterms and finals when your roommate is blasting his/her music all night....

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