The Spectator


The Spectator is the student newspaper of the University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire. It began as a weekly tabloid in 1923 and has grown to a broadsheet semiweekly Pacemaker Award winner.

The Spectator (UPS 509-820) is published Thursdays during the school year except for vacations and holidays.

Distribution on campus is free. Annual subscriptions are mailed for $30. Second-class postage is paid at Eau Claire, WI 54701. Subscriptions can be ordered by calling the business manager at (715) 836-5618 or e-mailing [email protected].

The Spectator is a university publication published under the authority granted to the Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System. Publication costs are paid by the State of Wisconsin under contracts awarded by State Printing Section, State Department of Administration, State of Wisconsin, as provided in the State Printing Operational Bulletin 9-24, September, 1970.

The Spectator is published at Leader Printing, 4940 Joles Ave., Chippewa Falls, WI 54729.  The Spectator is a member of the Associated Collegiate Press and the Wisconsin Newspaper Asssociation.

Contact The Spectator Staff:
Address: Hibbard Hall 104, Eau Claire, WI 54701
Editorial Phone Number: (715) 836-4416
Advertising Phone Number: (715) 836-4366
Business Phone Number: (715) 836-5618
Fax Number: (715) 836-3829

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