The Spectator

3M money covers exam costs

March 5, 2001

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 5, 2001

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 5, 2001

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...

Dinner to aid disaster survivors

March 5, 2001

Friday is an opportunity for students to make a big difference for a small price. From 6 to 8 p.m., UW-Eau Claire's India Abroad Association will host a fund-raising dinner with the proceeds going to help victims of the earthquake...

Statewide protest sparked by budget

March 5, 2001

A statewide effort to protest what some students believe is a lack of funding for the UW schools in next year's budget started Friday. A crowd that fluctuated from 20 to 50 students gathered in the Locust Lounge of Davies Center...

Simple precautions can reduce risk of house fires

March 5, 2001

Anna NelsonImagine coming home to nothing. Your stereo, CDs, TV, bed and dresser are gone. Except for some clothes, most of your possessions were destroyed by fire. Sophomore Jamie Cleeremans knows what that's like. Cleereman...

Dining services raises $10,000 for charity

March 5, 2001

UW-Eau Claire has raised more than $10,000 in donations for a local food charity since 1995 when it first held the biannual soup and bread night at the Hilltop cafeteria. "Soup's On" is a night when only soup and bread are sold...

Referendum to decide if Eau Claire remains member of United Council

March 1, 2001

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

March 1, 2001

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...

Senate passes long weekend break in October

March 1, 2001

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...

Student house damaged by fire

February 26, 2001

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 26, 2001

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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