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Theodore Tollefson

Theodore Tollefson is assistant editor of the Student Voice.

January 27, 2019

Van Galen reflects on decade as chancellor

Since the turn of the 21st century, the University of Wisconsin-River Falls has had six different people as chancellor. Out of those six people, Dean Van Galen, the current chancellor of UW-River Falls, has been in the position for ten years.

December 17, 2018

Cleveland’s strange offseason sign for Twins to spend big

With Joe Mauer’s massive contract of their hands, the Minnesota Twins have vital options to out spend their divisional opponents, the Cleveland Indians, in the remaining two months of the 2018-19 offseason.

December 13, 2018

‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ is timeless classic for all generations

There’s a classic saying that people like saying this time of year, “Every time a bell rings, an angel gets its wings.” Not too many students on a college campus would be hearing this though, unless they’re spending a lot of time around people in their 70s.

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

Sen. 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 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

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 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 to an interview with the Student Voice to describe his role on the UWRF campus.