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What Does Spring Break Look Like for CSU Professors?

EVassar March 5, 2018

As the snow begins to melt at Colorado State University, student chatter turns from the stress of school to spring break plans. Plane tickets are purchased, beach bodies are toned and plans are made. It...

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Are you Insta’ famous on campus?

EVassar February 26, 2018

The versatility of Instagram – photos, videos, live streams, stories and private messaging being the most used features – is a big part of what makes it so popular. This, in turn, makes users who...

snow scene at the Oval

Getting Into Photography in Fort Collins

EVassar January 31, 2018

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then Fort Collins offers a plethora of different narratives. Horsetooth Reservoir and Lory State Park tell a scenic story of grandeur. During the day, Old Town tells...

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CSU Students Share Their Holiday Traditions

EVassar December 8, 2017

The holidays are here along with all the joy and frustration they bring are upon us. Some of these holiday symptoms are: cold weather, crowded malls and the looming threat of a Christmas album by some...

student refilling water bottle at refill station

The Best Water Refill Spot on Campus

EVassar November 14, 2017

With all the stress of college, it is especially important to stay hydrated and, therefore, healthy. Thankfully, Colorado State University has ingenious machines called “water fountains” that dispense...

Student talks to a Defend Our Future volunteer at the organizations table set in the Lory Student Center at CSU. Photo credit: Abby Flitton

A Guide To Staying Anti-Social on a Social Campus

EVassar November 9, 2017

Use these five tips to avoid being approached on campus when you are feeling truly anti-social.   1. The buddy system A student walking alone to class is perfect prey for interest group representatives....

Van Hatten proudly showing off a portion of her costume perched atop the bins where she found her materials.

Student Makes a Statement With Homemade Halloween Costume

EVassar October 31, 2017

For most college students, a Halloween costume is something not much thought gets put into. They are usually thrown together last minute after a visit to Ragstock or a thrift store. These costumes are...

Dr. Marx in his office, located in the Behavioral Science Building. Photo credit: Jenna Van Lone

Dr. Nick Marx Believes the World Is a Classroom

EVassar October 20, 2017

Colorado State University communications studies professor Dr. Nick Marx sees the world as a classroom, and life as the best teacher of all. His job is a platform for him and students to get a little bit...

With his mountain bike ready to go on top of his car, Jimmy Yoder, CSU sophomore and avid mountain biker is ready to get out and ride. Photo credit: Jenna Van Lone

Mountain Biking in Fort Collins With Jimmy Yoder

EVassar October 12, 2017

For Colorado State University sophomore business major, Jimmy Yoder, the day starts at 6:00 a.m. No, he did not procrastinate that much homework and no, he did not schedule a class at such an ungodly hour....

Professor Kurt North in his office, located in the Behavioral Sciences building.

CSU Graduate and Professor’s Philosophy on Life

EVassar October 5, 2017

Kurt North, a communication studies professor at Colorado State University, wakes up every morning feeling blessed that he can provide for his family by doing what he loves. North doesn’t describe his...

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