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Friday, November 21, 2014


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.

Pete’s Creek employee takes an interest in students

November 14th, 2014

College can be stressful but sometimes all it takes to get through a day is a smile and some comfort food, at least according to one Pete’s Creek Market staff member.

Ally Training provides safe haven for gender discussion

November 14th, 2014

Ally Training provides a safe environment for students to talk about difficult issues and was presented at the Falcons Nest in the University Center once again this past week.

Over 850 scholarships awarded at reception

November 14th, 2014

The UW-River Falls Foundation hosted its annual Scholarship Reception Oct. 26, bringing together scholarship donors and their respective student-recipients.

UW System launches new VETS program

November 14th, 2014

UW System President Ray Cross today announced the creation of a new University of Wisconsin VETS (Veterans Education and Transition to Success) certification that will recognize campuses that demonstrate exceptional commitment to helping student veterans succeed.

Federal grant supports veterans program

November 14th, 2014

The Departments of Health Services and Veterans Affairs announced that Wisconsin has received a $1.2 million federal grant to assist homeless veterans living in northern Wisconsin who have behavioral health needs by referring them to needed services and housing.

Student Senate modernizes website

November 14th, 2014

UW-River Falls Student Senate members are working hard to reach out to students on campus by providing more services and new events, according to Senate President Anthony Sumnicht. One of things Sumnicht is focused on is the creation of a new Senate website that informs students about the Senate members and the work they are doing.