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Police Blotter

Police Blotter

Stephanie Smith, Copy Editor

October 19, 2017No Comments

Sexual Intercourse in parking lot Around 2:44 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 11, a campus police officer was performing active patrol through the nursing parking lot where she observed a lone white sedan ...

Inspiring women one grant at a time

Inspiring women one grant at a time

October 19, 2017

Starting a business is a long process that requires planning but a local business owner said that shouldn’t stop aspiring female entrepreneurs. The la...

Chancellor’s Roundtable: Addressing on-campus housing

Chancellor’s Roundtable: Addressing on-campus housing

October 19, 2017

Next year’s on-campus housing changes are the result of state-level budget delay and aging residence halls, Chancellor James C. Schmidt said at the Chancellor’s...

Student Senate passes resolution in response to Freedom of Expression policy

Student Senate passes resolution in response to Freedom of Expression policy

October 17, 2017

Student Senate Monday night passed a resolution to oppose the passage of Wisconsin State Assembly Bill 299-Campus Free Speech Act and introduced three...

City Council rules to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples’ Day

City Council rules to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples’ Day

October 17, 2017

In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue. And, according to BBC History, the Italian explorer American students are taught to revere did not even sail in the r...

Eau Claire’s 2017 Farmers Market

Eau Claire’s 2017 Farmers Market

Sydney Purpora, Editor in Chief

October 19, 2017No Comments

Eau Claire hosts the 2017 Farmers Market from June 1 to Oct. 29 for members of the community to explore local produce options and interact with vendors from the area. The various vendors at the market s...

Exhibition displays historical inventions and artwork of Eau Claire

Exhibition displays historical inventions and artwork of Eau Claire

Macey VanDenMeerendonk, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017No Comments

Galaudet Gallery, a fine arts gallery in downtown Eau Claire, is filled with artwork following the theme of architecture and invention. This month’s exhibit, Building Dreams: Art of Architecture and...

The Spectator Songs

October 19, 2017

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UW-Eau Claire football fumbles

UW-Eau Claire football fumbles

Jessie Meyen, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017No Comments

The UW-Eau Claire football team couldn’t keep up with UW-Stevens Point at Goerke Field on Saturday afternoon, finishing the game with a final score of 26-3. The Pointers gained a 2-0 lead early in...

UW- Eau Claire swim team starts the season with a victory

UW- Eau Claire swim team starts the season with a victory

Macey VanDenMeerendonk, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017No Comments

The UW- Eau Claire swim team came together for a victory at their first meet of the season this past Saturday. The Blugolds took down UW- Oshkosh on the road, with a final score of 157-79 for the women’s...

U.S. Men’s Soccer Team’s failure to qualify for World Cup leaves many disappointed

U.S. Men’s Soccer Team’s failure to qualify for World Cup leaves many disappointed

October 17, 2017

The U.S. Men’s National Soccer team just did something that hasn’t happened since 1986 – fail to...

Trump Hotels get trumped by athletes

Trump Hotels get trumped by athletes

October 16, 2017

Professional athletes in organizations such as the NFL, MLB, NHL and the NBA aren’t just taking a ...

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