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UW-Madison Chancellor: Campus cannot be utilized as a immigration sanctuary

UW-Madison Chancellor: Campus cannot be utilized as a immigration sanctuary

Sydney Purpora, Copy Editor

UW-Madison’s Chancellor Rebecca Blank said she does not have the authority to declare the campus a sanctuary for illegal immigrants last Thursday. The statement was issued in response to the Associated...  Read More »

Dec 7 • No Comments

Trump’s 100-Day Plan: part four

Trump’s 100-Day Plan: part four

December 7, 2016

President-elect Donald Trump plans to introduce acts of legislation in his first 100 days when he takes office Jan. 20., including his often-mentioned...  Read More »

Police Blotter

Police Blotter

December 7, 2016

Police cross paths with mysterious secret society Last Wednesday, UW-Eau Claire campus police investigated three suspicious persons in McPhee Center...  Read More »

The power and background of generational labels

The power and background of generational labels

December 7, 2016

Traditionally, humans assign labels to any subgroup which springs into existence. It is a pattern of assignment which applies to almost any distinction betwe...  Read More »

Students, faculty gather for (N)eau Claire forum to discuss repercussions of 2016 election, campus climate

Students, faculty gather for (N)eau Claire forum to discuss repercussions of 2016 election, campus climate

December 5, 2016

Blugolds came together to discuss the concerns of marginalized communities and the current climate on campus during the (N)EAU HATE open forum in Centennial...  Read More »

Head: Banff Mountain Film Festival in review

Head: Banff Mountain Film Festival in review

Stephanie Smith, Staff Writer

The Banff Mountain Film Festival ignited viewers’ passion for adventure with amazing big-screen stories which took them on a journey to exotic locations, from paddling the wildest waters to climbing...  Read More »

Dec 8 • No Comments

Christkindlmarkt comes to Eau Claire

Christkindlmarkt comes to Eau Claire

Stephanie Smith, Staff Writer

From Finnish pierogies to homemade soaps and candles to German brats, Eau Claire mimicked a Christmas market similar to one that could be found in Europe on Saturday outside Lazy Monks Brewing on West Madi...  Read More »

Dec 6 • No Comments

The intersection between art and science

The intersection between art and science

December 5, 2016

The knack of art may differ from the objective analysis of science, but these disciplines are not so different from one another. We use ar...  Read More »

What should be more important to a high school athlete, sports or education?

What should be more important to a high school athlete, sports or education?

Parker Reed, Sports Editor

So often is the case where a school has an impressive athletic program, but a lackluster academic record (and vice versa). That paradigm is one that keeps potential college athletes up late at night. ...  Read More »

Dec 8 • No Comments

Swimming and diving makes a splash at Rochester Invite

Swimming and diving makes a splash at Rochester Invite

Anne Sandell, Chief Copy Editor

The UW-Eau Claire swimming and diving team traveled to Rochester, Minnesota this past weekend for a successful three day meet. The men took second place overall this weekend, with the women securing fourth....  Read More »

Dec 8 • No Comments

Women’s Hockey comes out on top 5-3 over Blazers

Women’s Hockey comes out on top 5-3 over Blazers

December 7, 2016

Looking to recover after a tough loss against Gustavus Adolphus College  (Minn.) last Tuesday, the wom...  Read More »

Blugolds continue their success

Blugolds continue their success

December 7, 2016

UW-Eau Claire men's basketball team earned a 68-59 win over Viterbo University (Wis.) Tuesday night a...  Read More »

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