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Isabella Forliti

Isabella Forliti is a student at UW-River Falls.

September 18, 2020

UWRF responds to rising positive coronavirus cases

As of 7 p.m. on Sept. 18, the UW-River Falls campus will be following shelter-in-place orders through Oct. 3. There will also be a pause on all in-person classes during this time. This information is according to an email sent to all students from Interim Chancellor Connie Foster. 

September 15, 2020

Number of positive COVID cases increase on UWRF campus

As of Sept. 15, there are a total of 26 positive cases for COVID-19 on the UW-River Falls campus, according to data from the university website. In an email from Chancellor Connie Foster, she wrote that this is an increase compared to the nine positive coronavirus cases that had been reported on Sept. 14.

August 30, 2020

UWRF hosts virtual involvement fair for student organizations

The University is adjusting multiple events to be fully online due to the coronavirus pandemic. This year, the Involvement Fair will be held 100% virtual through the Blackboard Collaborative Platform. The event will be held from Sept. 2nd- Sept. 4th running from 8 a.m to 5:30 p.m each day.

March 11, 2020

UWRF facilitates conversation around mental health

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls has made addressing mental health a priority this spring semester. Student Health and Counseling Services has teamed up with Student Involvement to create a new program to break the stigma around talking about mental health. 

March 11, 2020

Greenhouse offers multiple learning opportunities

Succulents, blooming flowers, and the first signs of spring are a year-round experience in the greenhouse at UW-River Falls.

February 12, 2020

Valentine’s Day has become too commercialized

February 14, a day of flowers, cards, and chocolates is celebrated by many in the United States, Canada, Mexico, United Kingdom, France, and Australia. But where did this idea of having a “valentine” and sending greeting cards come from?

February 12, 2020

David Rodli Hall open house invites public

On Feb. 3, UW-River Falls celebrated the opening of David Rodli Hall. The university recently finished its $15.9 million renovations, turning the former campus dining hall into the campus’ Student Success Center. Since 2007 the building had been used for both storage and classes, but is now home to 14 departments.

December 10, 2019

Holidays may impact student stress levels

For some students, the holiday season means going home and spending time with family, while for others it means a stressful time that only begins with finals.

November 20, 2019

University encourages use of first-gen resources

On Friday, Nov. 8 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., UW-River Falls hosted a first-generation resource fair with the hopes that students would reach out, ask questions, and become more aware of the resources that are available to them. 

October 16, 2019

Campus continues bean soup tradition

At the 2019 UW-River Falls Homecoming, Greek Life hosted an event for students, staff, and community members. Taking place on Oct. 14, the event was located in the Ballroom inside of the University Center. Bean Soup was served free of charge.

September 18, 2019

UWRF career fair turns into a two-day event

Previously a one-day event, this year’s Career Fair has expanded to two days in the University Center’s Riverview Ballroom. On Oct. 8 and 9 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., students will be exposed to over 130 organizations that are seeking to potentially employ them before they graduate.