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Police Blotter

Police Blotter

Stephanie Smith, Staff Writer

Having too much fun with Jesse McCartney UW-Eau Claire Police cited a student for underage drinking at 9:03 p.m. on Saturday in Zorn Arena. An officer was working at the Jesse McCartney concert in Zorn Arena Sat...

May 10, 2017No Comments

Student Senate begins transition to fall

Student Senate begins transition to fall

May 10, 2017

Student Senate held their final meeting of the academic school year Monday night and appointed eight director positions to serve on the 61st Session. Many...

One hundred reasons to celebrate: week 27

One hundred reasons to celebrate: week 27

May 8, 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...

University teams up with local hotels to account for housing shortage

University teams up with local hotels to account for housing shortage

May 3, 2017

Due to shortages in UW-Eau Claire’s on-campus housing facilities, many students will end up living the “suite life” next semester. Larson Compa...

Police Blotter

Police Blotter

May 3, 2017

Blue emergency lights activated UW-Eau Claire Police issued an underage alcohol consumption citation to a student at 12:48 a.m. April 28 near the inters...

E.C. Beats

Sydney Purpora, Currents Editor

Moving to a new city for the first time is hard for most; for me, it was a culture shock. Coming from the small town of Cedarburg, Wisconsin, I grew up going to downtown festivals, driving to the neigh...

May 10, 2017No Comments

‘500 Days of Summer’ in review

‘500 Days of Summer’ in review

Erica Jones, Chief Copy Editor

A boy meets girl movie — but not a love story. This is the warning the narrator of the 2009 movie "500 Days of Summer" gives almost instantaneously as the film starts. Yet viewers will find themselves...

May 10, 2017No Comments

Jesse McCartney and fans get ‘Back Together’

Jesse McCartney and fans get ‘Back Together’

May 8, 2017

The atmosphere in Zorn Arena crackled with electricity Saturday night. People packed together, shoulder to shoulder, as thumping bass poured...

A season cut short

A season cut short

Nicole Bellford, Copy Editor

One year ago, as the NCAA posted their selections for the 2016 men’s division III golf tournament, UW-Eau Claire senior Brady Hanson was one of only five players across the nation to be individually s...

May 10, 2017No Comments

Blugold softball falls in the WIAC championship

Blugold softball falls in the WIAC championship

Parker Reed, Sports Editor

With two losses over the weekend, the 2017 UW-Eau Claire women’s softball season has come to an abrupt end. Losing 8-3 against UW-Stout and 9-1 against UW-Oshkosh Friday, Eau Claire’s season reco...

May 10, 2017No Comments

The Face Off: Does Adrian Peterson have anything left in the tank?

The Face Off: Does Adrian Peterson have anything left in the tank?

May 10, 2017

Yes This offseason, the Minnesota Vikings parted ways with Adrian Peterson, their running back an...

UW-Eau Claire track and field competes at Conference Championships

UW-Eau Claire track and field competes at Conference Championships

May 10, 2017

At this time in the outdoor track and field season, the points matter quite a bit, serving as a marke...

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