Thank you to the loyal readers and supporters of The Colorado Independent (2013-2020). The Indy has merged with the new nonprofit Colorado News Collaborative (COLab) on a new mission to strengthen local news in Colorado. We hope you will join us!
Risako Nakanishi is an exchange student from Tokyo currently studying journalism at Colorado College where she is also a layout editor for The Catalyst student newspaper. She is interested in business and performing arts.