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Hailey Klein

December 10, 2009

University student produces, presents ‘House of Yes’

With a cast of five, a student-based production team and director, the Masquers Club is presenting “House of Yes” in the Kleinpell Fine Arts building at UW-River Falls. Unlike “Urinetown,” the University’s musical production earlier this year, “House of Yes” is a single act play put on entirely by students.  Rachel Hafele, a theatre major, […]

December 3, 2009

University Web site to become more efficient with navigation after redesign

After undergoing surveys, research and content management studies, the University Web site is undergoing a redesign to make the site more efficient and the overall user experience better. UW-River Falls decided to implement a new design in order to increase awareness, communication and involvement. It hopes to create a Web site that consists of marketing […]

November 6, 2009

Students rally against hate threat

Students, faculty and staff at UWRiver Falls spoke out about the threatening graffiti message found in the Chalmer Davee Library that targeted black and Asian students. Students at the University found out about the threat through an e-mail message sent out by UWRF Chancellor Dean Van Galen on Oct. 27, who explained that the message […]

October 29, 2009

DoTS addresses phishing, spam

October is Cyber Security Awareness month, an event put on by Division of Technology Services (DoTS) during which students are better informed on what to do if they experience technological attacks such as phishing or spam. “We had probably the largest-scale phishing attack against campus last week,” Student Support Coordinator Steven Meads said. “I want […]

October 22, 2009

‘Clear Lake, WI’ movie producer visits UWRF to give career advice

Director and producer Brian Ide came to UW-River Falls Oct. 16, with two lead roles in his newest movie, “Clear Lake, WI.”  “Clear Lake, WI” is a movie about a group of childhood friends that return to their abandoned hometown to revisit the horrors that happened there 15 years ago.  “I thought that the movie […]

October 8, 2009

New RHA seeks to improve Residence Life

Six UW-River Falls students will now be running the new Residence Hall Association (RHA) board, hoping to make changes within the residence halls to benefit both students and the University. RHA is a student grouped organization designed to serve the on-campus student population, make recommendations of the housing policies, provide the residence hall community educational, […]

October 1, 2009

UW-River Falls Homecoming successful despite fewer events

UW-River Falls Homecoming took place this year with many participants and events allowing students, faculty and alumni the chance to show off their school spirit. Compared to previous years, this year’s Homecoming did not have as many events taking place. “We kind of scaled back a little bit in order to focus on getting attendance […]

October 1, 2009

UWRF issues newly designed ID cards for security purposes

Over the summer, UW-River Falls invested in a new card reader system to govern residence hall access, and has issued new campus ID cards to all on-campus students. The cards, which were also aesthetically redesigned, represent a security update for campus.  “The holographic plastic surrounding is used for security reasons so that you can’t duplicate […]