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Bob Woodward reveals presidential history

May 8th, 2014

Friday, May 2, was the third annual UW-River Falls Rising to Distinction Scholarship Benefit with a keynote address featuring Pulitzer Prize-winning writer, Bob Woodward.

Professor analyzes recent minimum wage legislation

May 8th, 2014

While legislation was passed in Minnesota in support of a higher minimum wage in April, Wisconsin workers are not likely to see an increase in minimum wage any time soon, said Davida Alperin, professor of political science at UW-River Falls.

Newly colonized fraternity joins UWRF

May 8th, 2014

The UW-River Falls community became more accepting of diversity this past March when Delta Lambda Phi, a fraternity that emphasizes equality among sexual orientations, was colonized.

UWRF Career Services aids new alumni

May 8th, 2014

New UW-River Falls alumni will be faced with exciting possibilities upon graduation this May, but a number of upcoming graduates will also cope with the challenges of a competitive job market.

UWRF bestows 2014 Agricultural Award

May 8th, 2014

Terri Dallas, vice-president of information and public relations for Cooperative Resources International (CRI), was honored as the 2014 Wisconsin Distinguished Agriculturalist by the University of Wisconsin-River Falls College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences.

‘Toss for the Cause’ event raises $800

May 8th, 2014

Students in the UW-River Falls marketing communications program recently put on a “Toss for the Cause” event, a beanbag tournament on behalf of a River Falls charity.

Professor receives 2014 outstanding faculty award

May 8th, 2014

Brian R. Smith, professor of horticulture and state extension commercial fruit specialist, received the 2014 Outstanding Faculty Award at the 48th Annual Awards Banquet in the College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls on April 24.

Student billing office to use new vendor for eSIS

May 8th, 2014

The UW-River Falls Student Billing Office will use a new vendor, Heartland Campus Solutions ECSI, for financial aid and overpayment refund processing beginning May 12, 2014.

Professor receives 2014 Advisor of the Year

May 8th, 2014

David Bonko, assistant professor of Marketing Communications, has been named the 2014 UW-River Falls Advisor of the Year.

Student Senate to offer movie nights in University Center starting fall

May 8th, 2014

Next fall semester, UW-River Falls students will have another option for a weekend activity. On April 29, Student Senate unanimously passed a motion which allocated $8,000 to fund a “Student Senate Cinema.”