Student Voice


November 30, 2022


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Polly Covert

23 Apr 2022

COVID cases stay low as temperatures begin to rise

As the temperature outside rises here on campus, the number of positive COVID tests are going down. With masks optional on campus, taking small steps forward and out of the pandemic has been a success so far.

25 Mar 2022

Optional mask wearing is turning point of pandemic life on campus

With the return from spring break comes significant changes in the COVID-19 guidelines. What may be the turnaround to the pandemic has finally reached campus.

08 Feb 2022

Variant cases influence updated COVID guidelines

As we strive for a safe return to campus, COVID-19 cases continue to skyrocket. On Dec. 1, 2021, the new Omicron variant was identified in the United States.

08 Feb 2022

Community provides resources for survivors of sexual assult

At UW-River Falls there are many resources available on campus for survivors of sexual assault. 

13 Nov 2021

UW-River Falls reaches 70% vaccination rate

As of Oct. 14th, the River Falls Campus has reached a 70% vaccination status for students. As of Nov. 1st, the vaccination rate in students has reached 73%. This is a huge milestone for the campus. Status on the Falcons Forward website displays that our vaccination rates through students continue to increase.

14 Oct 2021

UWRF updates COVID protocols

Now that students have been back on campus for a little over a month, the campus has been working to adjust the policies to accommodate the safety of our students and staff. As we push forward and use our best judgments as a community to stay safe, we should expect frequent updates and policy changes regarding COVID-19 on campus.

Polly Covert

Polly Covert is a student at UW-River Falls.