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Sydney Purpora
Sydney Purpora is a junior studying journalism with a minor in multimedia. She enjoys writing, reading and spending time with friends. Along with her time at The Spectator, Sydney works as a part-time reporter for The Chippewa Herald.

Sydney Purpora, Currents Editor

May 10, 2017
E.C. Beats (Story)
May 03, 2017
E.C. Beats (Story)
Apr 26, 2017
E.C. Beats (Story/Photo)
Apr 25, 2017
Revival Records and The Local Store celebrate Record Store Day (Story/Photo)
Apr 12, 2017
Film Favorites (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
E.C. Beats (Story)
Apr 10, 2017
Milwaukee Brewers vs. The Minnesota Twins (Story)
Mar 29, 2017
Film favorites (Story)
Mar 28, 2017
E.C. Beats (Story)
Mar 14, 2017
The effects of following the famous and invading their privacy (Story/Photo)
Mar 07, 2017
E.C. Beats (Story)
Mar 06, 2017
‘Dead Poets Society’ in review (Story)
Feb 28, 2017
E.C. Beats (Story)
Feb 22, 2017
UW-Eau Claire student shares his story and the repercussions of his condition (Story)
Feb 21, 2017
UW-Eau Claire employee shares her journey with the Fire Ball (Story)
Feb 20, 2017
2017 Fire Ball: ‘Pulse’ (Story)
Feb 14, 2017
E.C. Beats (Story/Photo)
Feb 07, 2017
E.C. Beats (Story)
Feb 01, 2017
A not-so-fine line exists between teachers and professors (Photo)
Jan 31, 2017
E.C. Beats (Story)
Jan 25, 2017
Affordable Care Act: how college students are impacted (Story)
Jan 25, 2017
Wisconsin state superintendent candidate proposes an overdue change to the report card system (Story)
Dec 13, 2016
Foster Gallery hosts Bachelor of Fine Arts Senior Exhibition (Story/Photo)
Dec 07, 2016
UW-Madison Chancellor: Campus cannot be utilized as a immigration sanctuary (Story)
Dec 05, 2016
UW-Eau Claire women’s basketball team reflects on their season thus far (Story)
Nov 30, 2016
Inter-Tribal Student Council hosts biannual Indian Student Panel (Story)
Nov 21, 2016
Facebook looks to improve the quality of posted information (Story)
Nov 15, 2016
UW-Eau Claire hosts 2016 Choral Showcase (Story/Photo)
Nov 08, 2016
UW-Eau Claire takes first at the IT Case Competition (Story)
Nov 08, 2016
Racial hate crimes: a growing concern (Story)
Nov 02, 2016
As election goes down to the wire, Trump fires up local supporters at Zorn Arena (Photo)
Nov 01, 2016
Wisconsin US Senate candidates make their final push before elections (Story)
Oct 25, 2016
North Dakota Access Pipeline: the ongoing controversy (Story)
Oct 25, 2016
Planting 100 trees in honor of the university’s centennial (Story)
Oct 25, 2016
Great Debate (Story)
Oct 19, 2016
Environmental geography student excels inside and outside of the classroom (Story)
Oct 11, 2016
Foster Gallery hosts alumni art exhibition (Story/Photo)
Oct 06, 2016
College of Business toasts 50 years on campus (Story)
Oct 03, 2016
Volume One hosts their second annual Night Market (Story/Photo)
Sep 28, 2016
UW-Eau Claire Men’s Golf team places fourth at Twin Cities Classic (Story)
Sep 27, 2016
Local acoustic artist makes his own beat at The Cabin (Story)
Sep 20, 2016
Altoona coldly rejects facility for the homeless (Story)
Sep 13, 2016
Trios for Two: two musicians, three professions (Story/Photo)
Sep 08, 2016
Blugold Central: merging student services (Story/Photo)
May 11, 2016
Eau Claire’s newest home goods and accessories store is expanding (Story/Photo)
May 11, 2016
The Singing Statesmen host their 50th anniversary concerts (Story)
May 04, 2016
Students get in the spirit of Mother’s Day (Story/Photo)
May 04, 2016
UW-Eau Claire a cappella group member shares his story (Story/Photo)
Apr 27, 2016
UW-Eau Claire celebrates Robert Frost and American Poetry (Story/Photo)
Apr 21, 2016
Campus organization launches online coffee business (Story/Photo)
Apr 14, 2016
UW-Eau Claire Equestrian Team is helping students learn a new sport (Story)
Apr 06, 2016
Country-pop artist Brandon Chase jams out at The Lookout (Story/Photo)
Mar 30, 2016
Spring break memories (Story/Photo)
Mar 30, 2016
Style endures (Story/Photo)
Mar 16, 2016
Michael Feldman’s “Whad’Ya Know?” live radio show is coming to Eau Claire (Story)
Mar 10, 2016
UW-Eau Claire receives radio station worth $1 million (Photo)
Mar 10, 2016
After 44 years, Blugold Dining staff member shows no sign of quitting (Story/Photo)
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