Student Voice


November 29, 2022


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Cassie Rodgers

02 Feb 2007

The beginning of the end has started

So they have finally come and gone: the last first day of classes, the last first week of classes, the last weekend after the first week of classes and this is a semester of finales for me, as I conclude five years of academic questing.

01 Dec 2006

Working is prime college experience

Employers are looking for people who know how to function in a working environment, who know how to work with people and who are confident enough in their own abilities to work alone.

10 Nov 2006

Music videos distort the American image

Although I have yet to see the film, just the previews for “Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan” have got me thinking in a way no goofy comedy featuring a weird guy from Britain should.

27 Oct 2006

Costume ideas help procrastinators save time, money

Halloween is coming up, and that means it’s time for some exhaustive soul searching to find what part of your inner self you want to finally reveal to the world -- or at least everyone else at the party.

13 Oct 2006

Quirks keep us who we are

There’s a show on E! I like to watch called “Dr. 90210.” It is a reality show about plastic surgery, in which two or three doctors from a pool of regular Beverly Hills surgeons allow us to tag along for the duration of a willing participant’s journey toward an elevated self-esteem or bigger tips at their stripper job.

29 Sep 2006

Cursing bad, could be worse

I remember very vividly the first time I heard the “F” word. I was seven and riding home on the bus after a strenuous day of first grade.

Cassie Rodgers

Cassie Rodgers is a student at UW-River Falls.