November 13, 2008
Last UWRF home football game
The Falcon football team will play its last home game on Nov. 15, at 1 p.m. against UW-Oshkosh. Over $300 in prizes will be raffled off during the game. Prizes include gift cards to Buffalo Wild Wings, Copper Kettle, Dick's Fresh Market, Falls Theatre, Green Mill, Holiday Gas, Hudson 12 Theatre, Kwik Trip, Lazy River, Luigi's Pizza, St. Croix Lanes and The West Wind. Admission is free with a student ID.
Operation x-mas child wrapping party
The Journey House is hosting the Operation Christmas Child Wrapping Party, packing shoeboxes for needy children worldwide. The event needs volunteers, shoeboxes, hard candy, hygiene products, school supplies and toys. The project will take place from 5 to 9 p.m. on Nov 17; Nov. 19; and Nov. 20.
WRFW-FM 40th birthday open house
Stop by the WRFW station on Friday, Nov. 21 from 1 to 5 p.m., for giveaways, refreshments and music from 1968 to 2008 as WRFW-FM celebrates 40 years of broadcast. WRFW is located at 306 North Hall. The event is free and open to the public.
Campus safety walk
Attend the campus safety walk on Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 8:30 p.m. The Campus Safety Walk serves as an opportunity for the students, faculty and staff of UWRF to come together and assess the general safety of the campus. Some items to be addressed include emergency response, safe walking path and outdoor lighting around buildings. The walk will start at Heritage Hall in front of the information desk at the University Center.
Meeting to find new UWRF Chancellor
The UW-River Falls Search and Screen Committee and Special Regent Committee will hold a meeting regarding the UW- River Falls Chancellor search on Monday, Nov. 17 from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the St.Croix River Falls room (room 321) in the University Center. The meeting will discuss the motion to recess the Search and Screen Committee into closed session to assess candidates for the position of chancellor for UWRF. The meeting will also include a question and comment session lead by President Reilly and Members of the Special Regent Committee.
Winter Clothing Drive Nov. 17-21
A winter clothing drive will be hosted on campus from Nov. 17 to 21 to support the less fortunate within the community. Get into the spirit of giving by donating winter hats, gloves, sweatshirts, jackets or other winter items to the drop off locations around campus. The drop off locations includes the University Center, along with the lobby of each residence hall on campus. There will be fliers and boxes at each location indicating hours of operations.