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Stephanie Oss

October 28, 2010

Falcon Foods prepares for holidays

With the holiday season quickly approaching, Falcon Foods is preparing for their busiest time of the year when their cheese gift boxes are in highest demand. Students at UW-River Falls produce Falcon Foods in the university plant, which has been in operation since 1983. Students work under the direction of Plant Manager Steve Watters and […]

October 21, 2010

Destination trips offer spring break alternative

Students who are interested in going somewhere for spring break while making a difference in a community can apply to participate in the 2011 Destination service trip. Destination is a week-long community service trip over spring break. Those who participate will serve as volunteers with organizations working with one of the following service issues: animal […]

October 14, 2010

Millennial generation embraces faith over practice

With college campuses being such a common area of Bible distribution for The Gideons International, some wonder what makes them such a common target. The Gideons International is an evangelical Christian organization dedicated to distributing copies of the Bible. In the recent weeks, members of The Gideons International have been seen handing out Bibles to […]

October 7, 2010

UWRF career fair attracts companies

The annual Career Fair at UW-River Falls is just a few days away and this year, students can expect to see a few notable changes. According to the Career Service’s website, the Career Fair is an event in which various organizations come to UWRF to network with students and present the possibility of a job […]

September 23, 2010

Homecoming creates student involvement opportunities

UW-River Falls Homecoming takes place every year, but this year students will have the opportunity to participate in various events that are new to the University. Homecoming week will kick off at 5 p.m. on Monday with window painting on Main Street Businesses. Students will decorate the windows of businesses for the best decorated window […]

September 16, 2010

Construction leaves positive impact

Over the summer, extensive construction was performed on the UW – River Falls campus to fix problems and make improvements. “There were many projects that were done over the summer,” said UWRF’s Maintenance Supervisor Mike Stifter. “Some of the major ones were the steam line replacement, office remodels, bathroom and classroom remodels in Rodli, carpet […]

May 7, 2010

UWRF shows increase in international students

Ayumi Imuya is a 22 year old international college student from Chiba, Japan, who attends UW-River Falls. Imuya has been an international student at UWRF for four years. She is majoring in communication studies with a minor in international studies. “I decided to come to school here to learn English,” said Imuya. “I’m surprised with […]