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Reimagining Liberal Arts initiative at UWRF

March 13, 2019

The Reimagining Liberal Arts is an initiative that has been put together by the University of Wisconsin-River Falls College of Arts and Sciences in order to help gain a general and collective understanding of what a liberal arts education means. This program is designed for students who are graduating with a liberal arts degree.

Bowls for Hope marks 10th year of raising funds for local charities

March 13, 2019

The 10th annual Bowls for Hope once again brought together the UW-River Falls campus and the River Falls community to raise money for a local charity.

Campus transitions to Canvas

March 13, 2019

This semester UW-River Falls embraced a new alternative to the previous learning management system, Desire 2 Learn (D2L). Canvas, a Digital Learning Environment (DLE) is now the new platform for UWRF, as well as the rest of the UW-System schools.

UWRF student body president pushes for increased compensation

March 13, 2019

Being student body president at a university is a busy job. Just ask current UW-River Falls Student Body President Rosie Pechous.

Dad sneakers, scrunchies among styles being recycled for today’s fashion

March 13, 2019

Windbreakers, hair scrunchies and dad sneakers are just some of the fashions from the late 1990s and early 2000s coming back into popularity, if magazines, social media, clothing stores and even street style are any guide.

Spring break approaches in River Falls

March 12, 2019

Spring break at UW-River Falls is closely approaching in the month of March. As students prepare for midterms, they are also getting ready for their days away from academia – whether that be spent abroad, staying in River Falls, or enjoying a relaxing break at home.  

New businesses pop up in River Falls

March 12, 2019

In the span of four months, River Falls introduced a new grocery store, Aldi, and a new Culver’s to town. Both businesses had residents of River Falls waiting as construction was happening over the last bit of 2018. Each new business is located on Main Street, and both have been very popular among the residents, including UW-River Falls students.

Women’s basketball season ends with three consecutive victories

March 12, 2019

UW-River Falls Women’s basketball season came to an end after a three-game win streak propelled the team to a 10-15 record on the year.

Falcons lacrosse looks to grow in inaugural season

March 11, 2019

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Women’s lacrosse team started its inaugural season on Feb. 24 with a 3-15 loss to Sewanee: The University of the South in Minneapolis, Minn. Since then, the team is riding a two-game winning streak with victories over Concordia University and Elmhurst College.

Recycling rates showing mixed results

March 11, 2019

As of the most recent Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS) report published February 21, 2018 by Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), UW-River Falls officially earned its first gold STARS rating. This was the result of a campus effort toward the betterment of the environment.

German faculty host a visual storytelling workshop

March 11, 2019

Upcoming within the Screen and Stage Arts department at UW-River Falls is a visual storytelling workshop on April 2, 3 and 4 at the Chalmer Davee Library in the computer lab 162.

Men’s basketball season ends without a playoff berth

March 11, 2019

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Men’s basketball team had their season come to a conclusion against UW-Whitewater on Feb. 16, 2019, after a 77-74 loss in the closing seconds of regulation.

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

Brooke Shepherd

Editor

Theo Tollefson

Assistant Editor

Brett Davison

General Manager

Owen Elle

Reporter

Dawson Flaherty

Reporter

Reagan Hoverman

Reporter

Kacey Joslin

Reporter

Monica Marsh

Reporter

Ty Perelman

Reporter

Melissa Thorud

Reporter