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Melissa Thorud

Melissa Thorud is a student at UW-River Falls.

February 12, 2019

UWRF receives reaffirmed accreditation

Last semester, the University of Wisconsin-River Falls went through the process of becoming reaffirmed by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The report from the on-campus visit was received in mid-January and the result granted the university re-accreditation.

December 12, 2018

Tobacco-free policy and e-cigarette use on UWRF campus

UW-River Falls has actively been a tobacco free campus for the past five years. The tobacco-free policy was implemented in July of 2013 and since then there has been a steady decrease of tobacco use on campus.

December 12, 2018

UWRF International Friendship Program strives for multicultural experiences

The International Friendship Program at UW-River Falls has been a project on campus for several years and helps many international students transition into their lives here in the community.

November 13, 2018

Local bakery and creamery gives back to the River Falls community

Mei Mei’s Cookies and Creamery shop is a local business located in downtown Wisconsin, River Falls. It has dedicated many efforts toward giving back to the community. The small business is relatively new to town after opening just a little over a year ago, on August 15th, 2017.

October 4, 2018

UW-River Falls hosts the annual ‘Run with the Cops’ event in support of Special Olympics

The third annual “Run with the Cops” event was held at the UW-River Falls campus at Ramer Field this past Tuesday, Oct. 2. This is one of Special Olympics Wisconsin’s biggest events, as they raise money for their athletes. This family friendly event is also held at four other various campuses across Wisconsin.

October 1, 2018

New UW-River Falls communications and marketing director brings new perspectives

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls is welcoming a new Director for University Communications and Marketing, Dina Fassino. Fassino believes she has many strengths and new perspectives to bring to this campus as well as having many high hopes for her future here at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.