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Viewpoints

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 ‘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.

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

November 7th, 2014

The first full week of November upon us, so that means it is time for elections. This year is the midterm (or state) elections in the U.S., and Americans are rushing to their polling places to cast a ballot.

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.

River Falls resident surveys political party power and public opinion, supports Mary Burke for new governor

October 31st, 2014

Over the past four years Wisconsin has earned the dubious distinction of being one of the most politically polarized states in the nation.

Student Support Service thanked for making unexpected college career easier by providing extensive guidance

October 31st, 2014

Thank you Student Support Service (SSS)! I want to recognize all the SSS coaches; Rose, Zio, Linda and Chuayi are the best college coaches anyone could ask for.

Gonzo journalist lends literary influence to aspiring columnist

October 31st, 2014

The Student Voice issues about a dozen editions each semester. I’ve only written two pieces and I’ve had a couple midterms already. This makes me either a failing weekly newspaper columnist or a slightly slow magazine writer.

Michelle Obama visits the Twin Cities for Grassroots Rally, student observes

October 31st, 2014

On October 21 a few of our UW-River Falls students were fortunate enough to travel to the Twin Cities for an event called the “Grassroots Rally.”