Student Voice


November 30, 2022



Jack Van Hoof

11 Nov 2022

Dairy Pilot Plant renovation prepares for grand reopening this spring

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls will make a return to dairy production on campus with the renovation of its Dairy Plant, which is projected to open in spring of 2023. When operational, the Plant will be able to produce around a thousand pounds of cheese curds and around 600 to 800 gallons of ice cream per day.

11 Nov 2022

UWRF one of fourteen colleges to offer sustainable justice minor

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls is one of only 14 universities in the United States to offer a sustainable justice, or SUSJ, minor. As of the fall of 2022, 12 students have enrolled in UW-River Falls’ SUSJ program. According to […]

13 Oct 2022

Behind the scenes at Textbook Services

For students at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, a trip to Textbook Services is a part of every semester.

13 Oct 2022

SciTech construction approved for 2023

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Science and Technology Innovation Center, or SciTech, a project which has been in development since 2017, reached a major milestone on Aug. 9.

21 Sep 2022

UWRF rebrands to emphasize recruitment

Students at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls were met with a new UW-River Falls logo this semester, part of what the university calls its “revitalized brand.” Maria Gallo, Chancellor of UW-River Falls, announced the rebrand on Aug. 29th.

21 Sep 2022

Volunteers on Falcon Move Crew welcome new students

Sept. 3rd saw the arrival of over 825 students to the University of River Falls campus, where the Falcon Move Crew assisted them with the move into their residence halls. 

22 Apr 2022

Department support needed to finalize sustainability plan

UW-River Falls’ Sustainable Campus Community Plan, which is being revised for the first time since 2012, reflects the university’s new approach to sustainability.

23 Mar 2022

Growing with the UWRF Green Team

The UWRF Green Team, a student organization at UW-River Falls, is organizing several events over the next few months to promote sustainability on and off campus. These include campus cleanups, crafting events and sustainability film screenings. 

08 Feb 2022

UWRF collects student input to reach sustainability goals

UW-River Falls is conducting the Sustainability Survey 2022 as part of a series of efforts to promote sustainability on campus.

13 Nov 2021

Community food shelf gears up for the holiday season

The holiday season is on its way, and as December approaches, the River Falls Community Food Pantry, which has already been experiencing record numbers of visitors this year, is expecting even more people.

Jack Van Hoof

Jack Van Hoof is a student at UW-River Falls.