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Friday, April 25, 2014

NCAA report

NCAA gives UWRF one-year probation

April 24th, 2014

UW-River Falls has been placed on probation for one year by the NCAA after findings that the school did not monitor its scholarship process and allowed a former head football coach to be involved in arranging financial aid packages.

UW-River Falls Theatre presents ‘Kwaidan: Strange Tales from East Asia’

April 24th, 2014

The University of Wisconsin- River Falls Theatre will present “Kwaidan: Strange Tales fro East Asia” April 24-26 and May 1-3 at 7:30 p.m. in the Syse Theatre in the Kleinpell Fine Arts building.

Virus should not impact annual colt sale

April 17th, 2014

Since 1976, the University of Wisconsin-River Falls has held the colts in training sale, which showcases over 43 colts that students have worked hands on with for the entire semester. The sales usually go very smoothly, but this year there is one concern around the Midwest that has been brought up, and that is the EVH-1 virus.

Student dies unexpectedly

April 17th, 2014

A UW-River Falls student died Wednesday, April 16. First-year biology student Alyssa Funke, 19, died in Bayport, Minn.

Sumnicht, Tauchen leave Senate legacy

April 17th, 2014

Move over, Clinton and Bush families: there’s a new political legacy in town. Former Student Senate President Sam Tauchen and current Senate President Tony Sumnicht have made this year a family affair.

Student Senate decides to fund accumulated debt

Admissions names director

UWRF horse show team advances to nationals

UWRF hosts juried student art exhibition

Professor appointed advisor of Professional Dairy Producers board


UWRF men’s track takes first place at home meet

April 18th, 2014

The UW-River Falls men’s and women’s track and field team hosted its only outdoor meet of the 2014 season, and the men took first place by outrunning, out-throwing and outjumping the other five teams in the competition.

Women’s golf, women’s tennis hit off spring sports

April 18th, 2014

Both women’s tennis and women’s golf play a spring season in addition to their fall seasons.

Softball team looks to finish season strong

April 18th, 2014

The UW-River Falls softball team heads into the final two weeks of the regular season with a 15-14 record, and a whopping WIAC-best 30 home runs.

Donations make First National Bank of River Falls Field reality

NCAA Division III Week comes to UWRF

Intramural spring season threatened by weather


Movie poster for The Grand Budapest Hotel.

‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’ shows Wes Anderson’s unique talent in full

April 24th, 2014

The great director Wes Anderson is back in theaters with a new farcical film that takes us through ski slopes and quirky characters in “The Grand Budapest Hotel.”


Lack of food safety precautions creates concern

April 24th, 2014

The UW-River Falls community often relies on Sodexo Campus Services for meals throughout the week. Whether you live on campus and have a meal plan, a facility or staff member who occasionally stops in for lunch or you are visiting campus and need a bite to eat, Sodexo is your only option on campus.

Greek Week celebrates spirit of competition with ‘Scare Games’

April 24th, 2014

It has happened again! That weeklong event where Greeks celebrate the spirit of competition that is known by the descriptive title of Greek Week.

NCAA probation disappoints students

Lack of campus smoking policy enforcement sparks concern

Editorial cartoon

Amanda White/Student Voice


River Falls Update

April 18, 2014

Watch the April 18, 2014, edition of “River Falls Update,” a Web-based news show created by UW-River Falls journalism students. Featured are stories about Wyman series speaker and author Tom Rath's visit to campus, the track and field team's season thus far, and the monthly pet therapy program for students.


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