Student Voice


August 11, 2022


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Dawson Flaherty

14 Jun 2022

Latest census shows western Wisconsin still growing

Population growth is up in many cities across western Wisconsin, with River Falls, Hudson and New Richmond being just a few examples.

13 Nov 2021

New senior housing planned for River Falls

River Falls is expected to gain a new senior living facility at 700 S. Main St., but concern has been expressed about how the development might conflict with nearby student housing. Construction on The Sycamore of River Falls, which will […]

20 Oct 2021

Pandemic trims parking revenue, but not for all

For many cities and businesses, income from parking fees has been on a decline over the past two years and has resulted in a significant financial loss.

20 Nov 2019

Annual River Dazzle, complete with chili crawl, set Nov. 29 in River Falls

As the holiday season approaches, River Falls is preparing for its own celebration in what is now a tradition known as River Dazzle.

08 May 2019

Comic Con returns this summer

Summer is fast approaching, which to many means that it’s time to hit up the local convention, or con as it is commonly referred to as.

08 May 2019

Disney continues evolving 'Star Wars'

Well it’s that time of year again, with a new trailer for episode nine coming out a month ago, and May 4  just happening. Star Wars is on the public's mind with many wondering whether Disney is making this science fiction tale better or worse.

11 Mar 2019

Audiences eagerly anticipate 'Game of Thrones' season eight

"Game of Thrones" is a good example of a phenomena that can sometimes take place in the modern entertainment industry: a good product. Since its premiere back in April of 2011, "Game of Thrones" has continued to grow in popularity and is expected to grow even more popular due to the upcoming season eight premiere. So what do we know about "Game of Thrones" season eight so far, and what can we predict?

10 Mar 2019

Construction plans revamp campus

Every year, students enroll to UW-River Falls to start or continue their college education. During a students time on campus, they most likely will observe renovations or construction in one way or another.

16 Feb 2019

Staff predicts Oscar outcomes

The Academy Awards, also known to many as the Oscars, are the oldest worldwide entertainment award ceremony, going on its 91st iteration. The first award was presented back in 1929, and has been a staple of film achievement ever since. Many categories have come and gone over the years, however the Best Director category has been around since the beginning.

12 Feb 2019

Campus dairy bar opens

Oct. 10, was the grand opening for the UW-River Falls campus dairy bar named Freddy’s Dairy Bar. The dairy bar is located on the second floor of the Agricultural Science building, and offers students another outlet to purchase products such as ice cream, shakes, malts and much more.

Dawson Flaherty

Dawson Flaherty is a student at UW-River Falls.