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STUFF II: Consumption Dysfunction

Consumerism tackled as part of ‘STUFF II: Consumption Dysfunction’

April 18, 2017

A new kind of production is being put on at UW-River Falls in the form of the upcoming original sketch comedy “STUFF II: Consumption Dysfunction.”

Animal, food science department at UWRF receives top teaching honor

April 24, 2017

The annual statewide Regents Award for teaching has been given to the Animal and Food Science Department at UW-River Falls, an honor that recognizes commitment to learning experiences that go beyond the classroom.

Microbrewery aims to fill community-oriented niche in River Falls

April 19, 2017

Downtown River Falls is home to restaurants, thrift stores, bars — and now a microbrewery. Swinging Bridge Brewing Co. opened its doors March 17.

Student Government Association election postponed due to ballot inaccuracies

April 19, 2017

Inaccuracies in the Student Government Association (SGA) election ballot have caused the voting process to start over, with students having to re-submit their ballots.

Community supported agriculture gains popularity in River Falls area

Summer music festivals bring variety of artists to western Wisconsin

Student Senate Update: 4/11/17

Meet your Student Government Association candidates: Jacob Timm

Meet your Student Government Association candidates: Kaylee Kildahl

Sports

UWRF men’s, women’s rugby teams suspended over hazing, other violations

April 19, 2017

After a long and at times difficult investigation by the Student Conduct & Community Standards office at UW-River Falls, both the men’s and women’s rugby teams have been suspended for the next several years.

UWRF softball remains undefeated at home with doubleheader win

April 18, 2017

The Falcons softball team continued its home-field advantage in 2017, taking down Martin Luther College 9-1 and 13-3 on Thursday to stay undefeated at home this season.

Close games result in first WIAC wins for Falcon softball

April 11, 2017

The Falcons softball team had a strong home opener on Saturday, April 8, taking down UW-Stevens Point 9-8 and 6-4 to sweep the Pointers and collect its first WIAC wins of the year.

Athlete of the Week: Amber Galloway

St. Paul Saints plan exhibition game in River Falls against local all-stars

UWRF summer sports camps help budget, community connections

Etcetera

Action-packed ‘The Fate of the Furious’ makes for wild ride

April 18, 2017

With “The Fate of the Furious,” one of the most successful film franchises in history is back! Dom (Vin Diesel) has brought everyone together to create a family. However, in the middle of a job, he betrays his family and starts to work for Cipher (Charlize Theron). What does she have on Dom to make him turn on his family?

‘Life’ evokes memory of ‘Alien,’ but struggles with deeper theme

April 12, 2017

Astronauts (Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson and Ryan Reynolds) aboard the International Space Station are on the verge of one of the most important discoveries in human history: the first evidence of extraterrestrial life on Mars. As the members of the crew conduct their research, the rapidly evolving life-form proves far more intelligent and terrifying than anyone could have imagined.

Viewpoints

Editorial:
It’s On Us Week of Action shows that sexual assault is everyone’s issue

April 20, 2017

The It’s On Us Week of Action is coming up, and it marks an effort by UW-River Falls to bring attention to an important issue: sexual assault on college campuses.

Characterization in fantasy is important to get lost in the story

April 19, 2017

As a creative writing major, I have spent the past few semesters learning about how to properly craft a fictional story to gather readership.

Ask Colleen: Dealing with the senior slide

April 19, 2017

Dear Colleen,

I am a senior graduating in May, and I have lost all of my motivation. There are 17 days of school left, and the motivation is gone. I feel like I have hit a wall.

‘Girls’ showed awkward reality of being a 20-something

Voting for future of UWRF important in upcoming campus election

Letters to the editor

Earth Day a chance to show representatives we still care about the planet

April 18, 2017

Dear Editor,

As Wisconsinites, we can count the founding of Earth Day in 1970 by Sen. Gaylord Nelson as one of the finest gifts our state has given to the nation.

Letter to the Editor: Wisconsin Natural Resources magazine worth saving

February 28, 2017

For only the second time in its history, the Birkebeiner, our nation’s largest cross-country ski race, was canceled due to lack of snow. Considering the fact that 2016 was the warmest year on record, we shouldn’t be surprised.

Multimedia

River Falls Update

May 6, 2016

Watch the May 6, 2016, edition of "River Falls Update," a Web-based news show created by UW-River Falls journalism students. Featured are stories about how Student Senate operates and about Dance Theatre’s spring concert.

Poll

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