31° F

Overcast

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Cast of Peter/Wendy

‘Peter/Wendy’ hits UW-River Falls stage

December 12th, 2014

The UW-River Falls University Theater production put on Jeremy Bloom’s play adaptation of J.M. Barrie’s novel called “Peter/ Wendy,” which includes elements from “Little Bird.” Not to be confused with the Disney version, “Peter/Wendy” ran from Dec. 4-6 and opens again on Dec. 11-13.

Physics department declared a Top 10 degree producer

November 14th, 2014

UW-River Falls was recently identified as one of the top 10 producers of physics undergraduate degrees by the American Physical Society.

‘Ides of October’ case remains open while police seek evidence

November 14th, 2014

One month ago, the UW-River Falls campus was shook by an anonymous threat, and while that seems to be an afterthought to students now, the authorities remain hard at investigative work.

Pet Therapy relieves stress, induces smiles

November 14th, 2014

UW-River Falls students scratched the ears and rubbed the bellies of five dogs for an afternoon of Pet Therapy to relieve stress and homesickness.

Campus Farm silos demolished to make room for the future

November 14th, 2014

The silos at the UW-River Falls Campus Farm and Mann Valley Farm have been demolished to make room for the changes that will happen on both lab farms over the next 25 years.

Ally Training provides safe haven for gender discussion

Over 850 scholarships awarded at reception

UW System launches new VETS program

Federal grant supports veterans program

Health professor speaks about deadly Ebola virus

Sports

UW-River Falls volleyball finishes fourth in WIAC

November 14th, 2014

The UW-River Falls volleyball team’s 13-20 record may not look very good, but they made it to the final four in the conference tournament, an achievement that they have not accomplished since the 2006 season.

Soccer team concludes immensely improved 2014 season

November 14th, 2014

The much improved UW-River Falls women’s soccer team saw its season come to a close last week during the semifinals of the conference playoffs.

Men’s hockey opens season with back-to-back wins

November 14th, 2014

The temperature drops, rain turns to snow, and ice covers the sidewalk, but it doesn’t faze the men’s hockey team as they are heating up the rink.

Women’s hockey splits with non-conference opponent Bethel

Majority of women’s basketball team returns this season

Young, inexperienced men’s basketball team hopes to improve in rebuilding season

Etcetera

Movie poster for Big Hero 6.

Disney surprises audiences with first comic adaptation, ‘Big Hero 6′

November 14th, 2014

Disney, along with all the animated wonder that entails that name, seems to have missed Halloween this year, for they have donned masks and costumes in their latest feature film “Big Hero 6,” a step outside the norm but a giant step inside great new possibilities.

Viewpoints

Editorial: Tremendous efforts by the university on Veterans Day brings deserved recognition

November 14th, 2014

The Student Voice would like to take this opportunity to thank all veterans and active duty members of the military for their service in this great nation.

Campus radio station deserves University Center support

November 7th, 2014

When you walk into the University Center you’ll probably hear the sound of students migrating along with either the personal playlist of the employee sitting behind the information desk or a radio station which is not WRFW; that is a problem.

Costume influenced by Gonzo writer

November 7th, 2014

This past Halloween I costumed as Hunter S. Thompson, and my experience took place over two and a half days.

Voting rights in U.S. an earned privilege

Gonzo journalist lends literary influence to aspiring columnist

Letters to the editor

Campus ‘rape trail’ needs new name, enhanced nightly security

November 14th, 2014

The “rape trail”: The first time I heard this reference I was dating a UW-River Falls student, not yet a university student myself, and brushed it off as a distasteful inside joke.

2014 deer hunting season brings new regulation, traditional encouragement

November 7th, 2014

Starting in 2011, an extensive review was conducted of Wisconsin’s deer management program. The result of this undertaking — known as the Deer Trustee Report — included over 60 recommendations designed to improve Wisconsin’s deer management programs and the overall hunting experience.

Multimedia

River Falls Update

Dec. 12, 2014

Watch the Dec. 12, 2014, edition of “River Falls Update,” a Web-based news show created by UW-River Falls journalism students. Featured are stories on the men's hockey team, the University's efforts at retention of students, and the work of Career Services.

Poll

Is J-term break too long?

View results

Loading ... Loading ...