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UWRF updates COVID policies

September 17, 2021

Students have arrived back on campus to start classes for the fall semester. Although UW-River Falls is reaching for a “normal” academic year there are noticeable adjustments to how the campus will be functioning. 

University encourages new tradition with sculpture

September 16, 2021

A new falcon has come to campus and landed outside of Rodli Hall in the form of a sculpture. A variety of departments on campus gathered together to collaborate on this project to bring a new tradition to the River Falls space. Director of Career Services, Melissa Wilson, Executive Director of Admissions, Sarah Nelson, and Professor of Art, Dan Paulus were key partners on this project. 

UWRF website update focuses on recruiting students

September 16, 2021

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls website, uwrf.edu, is in the midst of a makeover to improve recruitment of students and upgrade the content management system (CMS) operating the site.

Author and former UWRF faculty dies at age 74

September 16, 2021

A UW-River Falls associate professor, Michael Norman, died on Aug. 6. Norman was 74 and, according to his obituary, had a peaceful death at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minnesota. 

Scholarship established in memory of late professor of philosophy

September 16, 2021

The Dr. Imtiaz Moosa Philosophy and Ethics Symposium Series Fund was established at UW-River falls in honor of a professor of philosophy who recently died.

Campus preacher shares offensive message

September 16, 2021

UW-River Falls officials say a recent case of public preaching on campus has the administration considering how to respond, but no action has been decided on yet. 

Student dies from Lyme Disease 

September 16, 2021

A UW-River Falls student, John Palumbo, died from complications with Lyme Disease on Aug. 11, according to his obituary. Palumbo was a junior in the College of Business and Economics, and lived in Mahtomedi, Minnesota. 

Police department’s new space has room for growth

September 14, 2021

The relocation of the River Falls Police Department (RFPD) from its former downtown location to 2815 Prairie Drive within the Whitetail Ridge Corporate Park has been “very smooth,” said Police Chief Gordon Young.

New chancellor spends first months connecting with campus

September 5, 2021

UW-River Falls has named Maria Gallo to be the 20th chancellor.

City of River Falls updates residential parking information

August 30, 2021

The City of River Falls Residential Parking Ordinance will go into effect on Sept. 1, through May 31, 2022. The designated residential zones will require a permit to park, and this will be enforced from 7 a.m.-4 p.m., excluding Saturdays, Sundays and legal holidays. 

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

Isabella Forliti

Editor

Brooke Shepherd

Assistant Editor

Taylor Kiel

Business Manager

Brennen Hautzinger

Reporter

Ryan Huling

Reporter

Charlie Swanson

Reporter