Student Voice


September 26, 2022



Beth Dickman

03 May 2007

Grievance fails to change results

The Student Senate meeting was meant to wrap up the semester, but the crowd in attendance demonstrated the level of importance of the motions on the table. The finance committee, headed by Jim Vierling had a motion on the table […]

07 Dec 2006

Ramer facelift in the works

Imagine yourself in the bleachers cheering on the UW-River Falls Falcons. The wind is chilly and obtrusive, the lights are dim and obstructing your view, and the concessions available are less than desirable.

30 Nov 2006

'Sorry!' promises comic relief throughout student-run play

Love triangles, hilarity and an air of Dick Van Dyke encompass the essence of “Sorry! Wrong Chimney!” -- the latest theater production at UW-River Falls.

30 Nov 2006

Fantasy sports teams allow fans to dream big

The word “fantasy” usually relates to dreams and wild ideas, often referring to something beyond the grasp of the average person. But in the world of sports, fantasy becomes reality.

09 Nov 2006

Intramurals offer athletic alternative

Intramural sports are a huge part of the UW-River Falls community. Whether living on campus or off, students have the opportunity to participate in a variety of different sports on co-ed and single-sex teams.

02 Nov 2006

New law deters online gamblers

The Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006 has been passed in order to make it illegal for any site to accept monetary transfers from U.S. financial institutions, including banks and sites dedicated to such transfers, like Paypal.

27 Oct 2006

Profs need to answer emails

For almost every class I have taken at UW-River Falls and two other institutions, professors have dedicated the first day of class to handing out the syllabi and meticulously reading through them, section by section. Though some professors prefer to put the necessary information on Web sites like D2L or send them via e-mail, the majority still print out enough copies for everyone to have.

26 Oct 2006

Kicker feels at home in River Falls

So far this season the Falcon football team hasn’t been perfect. Though they have a record of 3-4, kicker Spasimir Bodurski still has high spirits.

13 Oct 2006

River Falls lacking midnight munchies

At 2 a.m. bartenders and bouncers shuffle college students and alcoholics alike out of the dimly lit brick buildings that line both sides of Main Street. Once out on the street, the mass chaos of people walking and driving to various destinations ensues.

12 Oct 2006

Recent violence sparks safety concerns

Safety at UW-River Falls and around the nation is becoming an increasingly important topic due to recent acts of violence. On Oct. 2, in a one-room Amish schoolhouse in Pennsylvania, five young girls were killed and another five wounded before […]

Beth Dickman