United Council hosts convention in Eau Claire

Eric Larson

October 28, 2010

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Networking, unity building and sustainability were among the many topics discussed at this month's United Council convention in Eau Claire this past weekend. United Council - or more formally The United Council of UW Students... Read more »

EDI resolution voted up

Thom Fountain

October 28, 2010

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A resolution in support of equity, diversity and inclusivity at UW-Eau Claire passed unanimously Monday night, but not before an hour-long debate over its necessity. Resolution 54-R-11, which was submitted by 25 senators and... Read more »

Online degree in development

Briana Gruenewald

October 28, 2010

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A planning committee is currently in the beginning stages of developing the first online-only degree to be offered by UW-Eau Claire called the Bachelor of Professional Studies Degree. The BPS committee began last summer after... Read more »

Children’s center plans unveiled

Brian Miller

October 28, 2010

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  After several months of planning, designs for the new Children's Center on campus have been released, showing their impact on the available parking in the Haas lot. According to a Tuesday presentation from members... Read more »

Women’s tennis grabs third in WIAC

Sam Rosenberry

October 28, 2010

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  Last year, current junior Megan Born couldn't get past senior Amy Siemon of UW-Whitewater in the No. 3 finals. This year was a different story. On Sunday, Born defeated Siemon 6-3, 6-2 to claim the No. 1 singles WIAC... Read more »

Women’s team takes first win of year

Briana Gruenewald

October 28, 2010

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The UW-Eau Claire women's swimming and diving team won its first meet of the season at home against Northern Michigan University Saturday. The team ended the meet with six first place finishes and 27 top-three finishes. Junior... Read more »

Rookie’s Guide to Sports: Ping Pong

Debora Biasutti

October 28, 2010

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I haven't played table tennis - or ping-pong, as we call it in America - in ages. The last time was probably when I played against my cousin in his basement where it's very possible that I lost. Actually, even though I always... Read more »

Rosenberry Crunch: Calm down about LeBron

Sam Rosenberry

October 28, 2010

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  I'm really excited for this upcoming NBA season. This is a very common feeling for many people. The NBA is the most beloved sports league in the country of course. People just cannot get enough of this high-flying league. Alright,... Read more »

Quite Frankly: Underachievers ready to be dealt

Frank F. Pellegrino

October 28, 2010

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Owning players in a Fantasy football league is like being in a relationship. When you're not getting what you want from someone, you need to get rid of them eventually. I advised readers at the beginning of the season that... Read more »

Trick-or-Treat!

Trick-or-Treat!

October 28, 2010

Movie Review: Paranormal Activity 2

Emily Gresbrink and Breann Schossow

October 28, 2010

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  EMILY: When I saw the trailer for Paranormal Activity 2 earlier this school year, I figured it would be the same as the first: really slow, a little intense at times, a couple of loud bangs to make you jump, then... Read more »

Reel Love: Dead Snow

Danielle Ryan

October 28, 2010

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A band of Norwegian medical students find themselves in very unfortunate circumstances when their Spring Break to a remote cabin is interrupted by a hoard of relentless Nazi zombies. And yes, that is the entire plot. Dead Snow... Read more »