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Theo Tollefson

Theo Tollefson is editor of the Student Voice.

November 14, 2018

New provost shares ideas on UW-River Falls’ future potential

The 2018-2019 academic year has welcomed many new faces to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls campus. One of these new faces is the Provost, David Travis. Travis previously worked at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater for 24 years before deciding to move north to River Falls.

November 12, 2018

Mauer’s retirement marks the end of an era for Minnesota Twins baseball

Editor Theodore Tollefson reminisces on the career of Minnesota Twins legend Joe Mauer and the impact Mauer had on his childhood fandom of Major League Baseball.

November 9, 2018

WRFW celebrates 50 years by going on air for the first time since May 2018

WRFW, the University of Wisconsin-River Falls campus radio station, celebrated its 50th anniversary on Saturday, November 3. The day-long celebration consisted of numerous events, reunions between old friends, and a united love and passion for the small time campus radio station.

October 26, 2018

US Senator for Wisconsin, Tammy Baldwin, campaigns for reelection at UW-River Falls

Thursday, October 25th, United States Senator for Wisconsin, Tammy Baldwin paid a visit to campus to speak with students and the River Falls community about her reelection campaign.

October 24, 2018

‘Ideathon’ Challenges Students to Create an Innovative Business Plan

“How do you monetize a cow?” Associate Professor and academic advisor Marina Onken proposed this question to a group of about a dozen budding entrepreneur students attending the ‘Ideathon’ event on October 18th. This was her attempt at “shaking out the creative process” and encouraging her students to think outside of the box, whether the idea is viable or not.

October 10, 2018

Editor’s note on state of Student Voice

Towards the end of last semester, the Student Voice published an editorial on the future of what the Student Voice would look like moving forward into this current fall semester. I’d like to personally address the changes that have occurred and what the Voice will be looking like for the 2018-2019 Academic Year.

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 4, 2018

Now is the best time in history to be a Milwaukee Brewers fan

The thrilling shout from Bob Uecker echoed all throughout Chicago, and into the northern parts of Wisconsin. “Everybody on their feet. Hader ready again, here it is! Swinging, fly ball, into right center. Broxton is there! And they’re the champions! They have done it!”

October 3, 2018

SGA Update 10/03/18

Updates from the Student Government meeting on October 2nd, 2018

October 1, 2018

SALSA hosts local hemp farmers for presentation

Local hemp farmers in River Falls visit the university campus to educated students, faculty, and the community about their jobs and what they are doing with hemp in the state of Wisconsin.

October 1, 2018

Interview with Dean Yohnk, new dean of the College of Arts and Sciences

New Dean of UW-River Falls College of Arts and Sciences, Dean Yohnk, sits down with in an interview with the Student Voice to describe his role on the UWRF campus.