Rebecca De Neui
03 May 2007
National statistics regarding student debt have sparked an interest for UW-River Falls to find ways to educate students about credit cards and managing finances. A study done in 2006 by Experian, a credit-reporting agency, revealed college students have an average of $5,781 in revolving debt, including credit cards, and an average of $14,379 in student […]
09 Nov 2006
Since 2001, local sexual assault victims have been served by the St. Croix Valley Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) at nearby hospitals and emergency rooms. Yet with the victims’ fear of public embarrassment on her mind, Executive Director Kristi Pavek made the decision to transition to a one-stop shop for dealing with assault situations.
03 Nov 2006
On Nov. 7, people across the nation will go to their local churches, community centers and elementary schools to voice their opinions on who they believe will best lead their towns, cities and states. They will exercise their right as American citizens to choose who governs them. They realize that so many of the decisions they make today will directly influence tomorrow and where this nation will be 20 years from now, 30 years from now and maybe even 100 years from now.
26 Oct 2006
River Falls has a variety of health care options for its residents, including the River Falls Area Hospital, River Falls Medical Clinic and Pierce Country Reproductive Health Services. Unfortunately, a void still exists in options that are available, and not everyone in River Falls and the surrounding area can afford the health care they need to live an optimum lifestyle.
26 Oct 2006
It’s the middle of the semester and classes are really starting to take a toll on the mental and physical wellbeing of the UW-River Falls student body.
20 Oct 2006
The issue of smoking regulations has been hotly debated for as long as I’ve been going to school on this campus -- almost to the point where it has become one of those issues that people roll their eyes at when mentioned.
12 Oct 2006
Main Street River Falls has a small town appeal. Small, family-owned businesses and privately-owned bars fill the strip with a sense of home and community. It seems, though, that something is missing. Perhaps it needs another gas station? While the final talks are still in their infancy, some time in the future Kwik Trip will […]
21 Sep 2006
The pope represents peace and loyalty to the Catholic religion. He is looked up to by millions of people to lead a church that follows God’s word. He is seen as the holiest of holy. So why does he have to go pissing everyone off?
21 Sep 2006
A UW-River Falls alum has taken up the challenge of running against Rep. Kitty Rhoades for the Wisconsin Assembly.