The Spectator

Campus celebrates Spanish Week

March 4, 2001

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UW-Eau Claire will celebrate Latin culture with Spanish Week, starting today through Friday. "The idea is to share different aspects of the Spanish-speaking world with the university community and also the larger Eau Claire community,"...

3M money covers exam costs

March 4, 2001

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Becoming certified in Production Inventory Management is now a little easier on the pocketbook of UW-Eau Claire business majors. 3M gave the business department $5,000, last fall. Theresa Wells and assistant professor Timothy...

Freshman faces felony drug charges

March 4, 2001

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A UW-Eau Claire freshman is facing several felony drug-related charges after his arrest in his dorm room in Sutherland Hall on Tuesday evening. Jonathan T. Feuling, 20, 359 Sutherland Hall, has been charged with possession with...

Forensics team wins state competition

March 4, 2001

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After eight consecutive years of winning, the UW-Eau Claire forensics team won its ninth Wisconsin State tournament. On Feb. 17, the team took 10 people to the state tournament at UW-Platteville and brought back many awards and...

Senate passes long weekend break in October

February 28, 2001

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A motion to keep the fall break of Friday, Oct. 4, passed at the University Senate meeting Monday. Senator Richard Boyum said he believed the date of Oct. 4 is too early in the semester. By Oct. 4, students will be on campus...

Referendum to decide if Eau Claire remains member of United Council

February 28, 2001

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In addition to the candidates on the ballot for the Student Senate election Monday through Thursday, a referendum regarding UW-Eau Claire's affiliation with United Council also will be included. United Council is a student lobbying...

Rally motivated by proposed budget

February 28, 2001

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Upset over Gov. Scott McCallum's proposed state budget, Student Senate has planned a rally to inform students and send a message to state legislators. The rally will start at 11 a.m. Friday in the Locust Lounge of Davies Center. On...

Getting along: University liaison to meet with residents of Third Ward area

February 25, 2001

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After living in their Third Ward home for more than nine years, Tom and Anne Utschig have a lot of positive memories to reflect on. But they'll never forget one night during spring finals week last year when they were awakened...

Senate presidential debate changes venue

February 25, 2001

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Wednesday's presidential debate will be held in The Cabin instead of the space near Burger King from noon to 1 p.m., said President Justin Hentges at the Student Senate meeting Monday. Hentges noted logistical reasons for the...

Miles of smiles: Group to collect money for Special Olympics

February 25, 2001

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The Polar Plunge is over, but UW-Eau Claire students are continuing to take part in events to raise money for charities. The Eau Claire chapter of Phi Beta Lambda is sponsoring the third annual Special Olympics Mile of Quarters...

Student house damaged by fire

February 25, 2001

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For the third time this semester, a fire in student housing has displaced its tenants. Sophomores Jamie Cleeremans, Jessica Hoppe, Jeanne Martin and Lindsay Van De Hei were relocated Saturday night after a fire broke out at their...

Wellness Fair promotes many aspects of healthy living

February 25, 2001

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Junior biology major Nick Gronning seems to represent the typical college student when it comes to working out - he doesn't do it as much as he would like to. "I feel healthy, but I know there is always room for improvement,"...

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