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Hi, how are ya?: A Review of the Shane Dawson series part 4 

February 12, 2020

Shane Dawson posted a deleted scenes video from the series, on his second channel account “Shane Glossin.” The video is titled “The End of the Beauty World” and is around 35 minutes long. 

Maddie’s Mad: Valentine’s day gifts

February 12, 2020

Hello all. I am Madelyn Markulics and I am a transfer student in my last semester here at University of Wisconsin — River Falls. I have been involved in the Student Voice for about two semester’s now, and have loved every moment of it. Currently I am the general manager and the treasurer of this student organization and it has brought me so much joy to be a part of something on campus. However, there are always things around me that are troublesome, which I am sure plenty other college students can relate with. So, with that, this column is born. 

2020 Grammy awards break new grounds

February 12, 2020

The 62nd Grammys Awards was full of great performances and record breakers. The Grammys were on Jan. 26  at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Alicia Keys hosted the event, the only female star to host the show twice.

Global Traditions: Chinese Deity

December 11, 2019

Joss money, also known as ghost or spirit money, are sheets of paper or paper-crafts made into burnt offerings common in Chinese ancestral worship. Burning joss money is an important custom for Chinese people to commemorate the dead. Chinese believe that the deceased will receive the money and benefit from a happy and prosperous afterlife if you burn it.  

Global Traditions: opera facial makeup

December 11, 2019

A special feature of national cosmetics in China is types of facial makeup in operas. Each historical figure or a certain type of person in the opera has an approximate spectral type, like singing or playing music, and these are the types of facial makeup in operas. The types of facial makeup in operas are based on certain personalities, temperaments or some special types of figures for the use of certain colors. 

Global Traditions: Chinese names

December 11, 2019

Nowadays, there are nearly 500 surnames in China. As we all know, China is a big country with a big population, so it is normal that lots of people have the same surname.

Global Traditions: dumplings

December 11, 2019

Dumplings are traditional pasta of the Han nationality in China. They are an annual festival food for the Spring Festival, and they are deeply loved by the Chinese people.

Arts and Entertainment: K-drama

December 11, 2019

Hotel Deluna is a famous TV show. These days Korean drama is famous around the world. I’ve even heard a lot about K-drama from American, Chinese and Japanese students, who are interested in K-drama.

Arts and Entertainment: Chinese dance drama

December 11, 2019

Recently, The Eternal Wave, a famous Chinese dance drama which is produced by Shanghai Dance Theatre had won the highest award in Chinese performance industry. The dance drama is based on a real historical story about the Chinese revolutionary martyr Li Bai.

Arts and Entertainment: Chinese movie

December 11, 2019

Recently, a Chinese movie Better Days received good reviews. It tells a story between two high school students, which reflects a phenomenon: school bullying. Chen Nian is a top student in the school. Her only thought was to be admitted to a good university. 

Arts and Entertainment: The Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains 

December 11, 2019

China has a long and interesting history, because of this history, Chinese people have also invented a special way of painting. 

Arts and Entertainment: make-up Flower

December 11, 2019

Confucius is one of the great historical figures in China, but what I want to introduce today is not Confucius’ thoughts and life, but the old clothes of Confucius’ mansion.

Here is this semester's Student Voice staff. Click on a name to see what the staff member has written.

Melissa Thorud

Editor

Brooke Shepherd

Assistant Editor

Isabella Forliti

Reporter

Anna Gunderson

Reporter

Reagan Hoverman

Reporter

Taylor Kiel

Reporter