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A young girl sits on her father’s shoulders as they walk the lit streets of Old Town Fort Collins, Nov 5. The streets were crowded with people enjoying the open shops and the holiday lights.  (Sophia Stern | The Collegian

Opinion: Local Businesses Light Up Fort Collins

Jackson Patrick November 5, 2021 Check out CTV'S video to learn more about this event.   Editor's Note: The following article is an opinion article. When the weather gets cold and the...

top view of table with pumpkin pie and fall leaves on it

A Guide To Painless Thanksgiving Dinner Conversations

Tyler Duncan November 19, 2018

The season of ghosts and ghouls has sadly come to a close. Neighbors disassemble their giant inflatable witch and pick the fake spider webs out of the bushes trying not to get any sticks or leaves stuck...

Student Services building in fallen leaves

The Hauntings of Colorado State University

Tyler Duncan October 31, 2018

As the nights grow longer, the trees begin to show their bare and bony branches, and we get ever closer to Halloween night. One would not be blamed if they feel a creepy chill come over them while walking...

Halloween would be incomplete without this last-minute costume.

5 Last-Minute DIY Costumes to Slide Into Halloween

Arlee Walls October 29, 2018

We all know it’s that time of year. The pumpkins are out in full swing and midterms are drowning all students throughout the whole month. Between going to as many Halloween events as possible while finishing...

Fritzler Farm Park, formerly Fritzlers Corn maze revealed their new maze design on Sept 13, 2018. The park continues its regular fall events, the Oktoberfest from Oct. 6-7 and Hometown Heroes from Oct. 13-14. (Colin Shepherd | Collegian)

Northern Colorado’s Must-Experience Halloween Activities

Arlee Walls October 8, 2018

Fall is in full swing and Colorado State University students are breaking out their sweaters and buying their pumpkins. All around Fort Collins seasonal events are starting to pop up in preparation for...

Four Fun Alternatives to Valentine’s Day

Four Fun Alternatives to Valentine’s Day

MBoltz February 14, 2018

The pressure of Valentine's Day does not have to be a bad thing. To many couples, Valentine's Day is another day to celebrate the love they have for each other. However, the day does not just have to be...

Christmas tree

Sing It Loud and Sing It Clear, Christmas Is Almost Here

AJ Frankson December 8, 2017

The essential holiday playlist that will get you in the spirit this season. All I Want For Christmas Is You by Mariah Carey Does this even really need an explanation? It is only the single most iconic...

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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...

Christmas tree

Christmas on a budget

AMicek December 7, 2017

Now that Thanksgiving is over, the most wonderful, and expensive, time of the year has come around. Christmas! Classes are winding down and it is time to go home to the chaotic family, which means you...

eggs, flour, and bread on a table

New Recipes To Spice up Your Christmas Morning

Jallen December 6, 2017

'Tis the season for holiday cheer, family gatherings and yummy food. Bringing the perfect dish to your family gathering will not only bring your loved ones joy but will also make you the number one party...

Thanksgiving dinner table and foods

Friendsgiving Season Is Here, Break Out the Appreciation and Food

AMicek November 15, 2017

Going to college and spending every day at school demands a break once in awhile, which is why everyone is bursting with joy to go home and spend time with their families for fall break. However, what...

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...

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