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Alumni Spotlight: Dale Braun

February 21, 2017

For nearly every construction project and new addition on campus at UW-River Falls, there’s a significant chance that one alumnus has left his mark in order to make into reality.

UW System students could face internship requirement

February 22, 2017

A budget proposal by Gov. Scott Walker could mean that UW System students will face an additional requirement in order to graduate in the future.

UWRF community warned about increase in phishing, other scams

February 22, 2017

Students, faculty and staff at UW-River Falls are increasingly being exposed to online “social engineering” scams, according to campus technology officials.

UWRF’s Accounting Society prepares to offer tax clinics again this year

February 22, 2017

Every year the Accounting Society, a student-run organization at UW-River Falls, puts on a clinic to help individuals prepare for tax season.

New bridge over St. Croix River nears completion, could spur growth

UWRF officials question governor’s proposal to track faculty time

As flu season settles in, officials continue to recommend vaccination

Student Senate Update: 2/14/17

UWRF student leaders may soon decide on ‘green fee’ proposal

Sports

Athlete of the Week: Taylor Karge

February 23, 2017

Taylor Karge, a junior from Mankato, Minnesota, achieved a career milestone this weekend by scoring her 1,000th point.

Exhibit examines role of Negro Leagues baseball in Dunn County

February 22, 2017

In honor of Black History Month, Chalmer Davee Library at UW-River Falls is sporting a Negro Leagues traveling history display.

Women’s basketball secures final seed in WIAC playoffs with Platteville win

February 22, 2017

The Falcons women’s basketball team closed out Karges Center in dramatic fashion, taking down UW-Platteville 80-61 and securing the final seed in the WIAC playoffs on Saturday.

Sisters from Minnesota back on ice together as Falcon hockey players

Athlete of the Week: Alex Herink

Women’s hockey shatters previous record with 23 wins in regular season

Etcetera

Mystery and horror coalesce to become something terrifying in ‘The Autopsy of Jane Doe’

February 22, 2017

“The Autopsy of Jane Doe” is a horror/thriller film that has been on the film festival circuit since the later part of 2016. It is available to rent online on iTunes and Google Play, to name a few.

‘The Lego Batman Movie’ overwhelms with too much humor, action

February 21, 2017

Batman (Will Arnett) works alone. He is used to living in world where he isn’t dependent on others. He takes this so far that he won’t even commit to the Joker (Zach Galifianakis) and say that he is his main enemy and that he hates him.

Viewpoints

Editorial:
Initiative must be taken to obtain internships

February 23, 2017

At this point in the spring semester, it’s safe to say that internship season is officially upon us.

Inclusivity means standing up for what’s right

February 22, 2017

Hello, UW-River Falls. My name is Darren Spence and I am currently the Inclusivity Senator for the 79th Session of the UWRF Student Government Association.

Television gets campy again with musicals

February 22, 2017

Many people cringe when they think of musical theatre, complaining of over-the-top dance numbers and nonsensical singing that detracts rather than adds to the plot.

Ask Colleen: Escaping hookup culture

Lost motivation can be rediscovered by reflecting on one’s passion

Letters to the editor

Letter to the Editor: Response to article on Professor Watchlist

February 8, 2017

In response to the previous article concerning the Professor Watchlist, let us dig deeper into the information present.

Letter to the editor: The time to stand up for the environment is now

January 31, 2017

PBS recently aired a moving documentary on Rachel Carson, who almost single-handedly launched the modern environmental movement with the publication of her book “Silent Spring” in 1962.

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.

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