February 12, 2010
Vice chancellor to leave UWRF
Vice Chancellor of Administration and Finance Lisa Wheeler has accepted a position at Normandale College as the vice president of student affairs. Wheeler’s last day at UWRF will be March 12.
Faculty Senate chair to step down
David Rainville announced that he will not be seeking another term in his position as Faculty Senate chair at the Feb. 3 Faculty Senate meeting.
Commencement application deadline this Friday
The graduation application deadline for undergraduate degrees is Feb. 12 for those students participating in spring commencement. Applications are available in the Registrar’s Office, 105 North Hall. A $40 application fee will be added to the student’s UWRF account once the application is filed in the Registrar’s Office. For more information, contact Linda Matzek at 425-3342 or check the commencement web site at www.uwrf.edu/commencement.
“Vagina Monologues” comes to UWRF
UWRF will be hosting “The Vagina Monologues” at 7 p.m. Feb. 13, 14 and 15 in the Falcon’s Nest of the University Center. Student tickets for “The Vagina Monologues” will be $5 in advance and $8 at the doors. Community tickets will be $8 in advance and $10 at the doors. For more information, call 425-3911.
New ambassador position available to UWRF students
The admissions office is accepting applications from current students who would be interested in becoming ambassadors for UWRF. The position would require the ambassadors to lead two weekly tours, telephone call prospective students and upload blogs to UWRF’s Web site. Applications are available in the admissions office and are due on by 4 p.m. on March 5.
Student Voice recognized for its reporting
The Student Voice received two awards at the Wisconsin Newspaper Association annual awards banquet in Madison on Feb. 12. Justin Magill received third place honors in sports reporting, and Ken Weigend received an honorable mention in sports reporting.