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Police Blotter

Police Blotter

Stephanie Smith, Staff Writer

Theft on Clairemont Avenue At approximately 11:11 a.m. on Saturday a UW-Eau Claire police officer assisted the Eau Claire Police Department (ECPD) in a theft at Shopko. The communications center a...

April 19, 2017No Comments

Blugold Real Estate Foundation purchases Water Street apartments

Blugold Real Estate Foundation purchases Water Street apartments

April 19, 2017

On April 7, the Blugold Real Estate Foundation announced the purchase of the 222 Water Street apartment complex, which is currently under construction...

Student Senate passes bill to adopt new bylaws and transitions to 61st Session

Student Senate passes bill to adopt new bylaws and transitions to 61st Session

April 18, 2017

The 60th Session of Student Senate passed a bill to adopt new Senate bylaws during its final meeting before the 61st Session was sworn in Monday evening. ...

One hundred reasons to celebrate: week 24

One hundred reasons to celebrate: week 24

April 17, 2017

Each week The Spectator will showcase organizations, departments, majors or other aspects of UW-Eau Claire as a part of the centennial celebrations eve...

McGarry and Webber take the election

McGarry and Webber take the election

April 13, 2017

Katy McGarry and Nick Webber were declared the next student body president and vice president after votes were counted last night in a contested elect...

‘The Lives of Others’ in review

‘The Lives of Others’ in review

Nicole Bellford, Copy Editor

In German director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck’s dramatic film, “The Lives of Others,” the audience travels back in time to the frightening and controversial Cold War era in 1984 East Germany. The...

April 24, 2017No Comments

‘Book of the World’ highlights artist’s experiences abroad

‘Book of the World’ highlights artist’s experiences abroad

Elizabeth Gosling, Copy Editor

Local artist Jean Accola said she used what she saw to express herself in her latest exhibit. At the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library in downtown Eau Claire, Accola’s art exhibit entitled “Book...

April 24, 2017No Comments

UW-Eau Claire hosts 46th Annual National Forensics tournament

UW-Eau Claire hosts 46th Annual National Forensics tournament

April 18, 2017

Business professional attire, posters and tripods were the name of the game this weekend as UW-Eau Claire hosted a nationwide forensics tournament. The...

Where to draw the line between players’ professional and personal lives

Where to draw the line between players’ professional and personal lives

Parker Reed, Sports Editor

A professional athlete can be a model competitor on the field, but off of the field, it seems they can be everything but a model citizen. In 2014, Ray Rice, running back of the Baltimore Ravens in the N...

April 19, 2017No Comments

Track and field teams weather the storms at Platteville Invitational

Track and field teams weather the storms at Platteville Invitational

Deanna Kolell, Staff Writer

Despite the uncooperative weather, the UW-Eau Claire men’s and women’s track and field teams continued to build on their previous performances at the Platteville Invitational. The invite took place last ...

April 17, 2017No Comments

UW-Eau Claire men’s golf team placed fourth at the Augustana Invitational

UW-Eau Claire men’s golf team placed fourth at the Augustana Invitational

April 17, 2017

UW-Eau Claire men’s golf team took fourth place overall at the Augustana Invitational over the weekend. ...

Blugolds soar over Bulldogs

Blugolds soar over Bulldogs

April 17, 2017

The UW-Eau Claire women’s tennis team dominated the Division II University of Minnesota-Duluth (UMD) on Fr...

The official student newspaper of University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire since 1923.
The official student newspaper of University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire since 1923.