The Spectator

Student-athlete only part of the equation

Story by Andy Hildebrand, Staff Writer

November 29, 2012

The level of dedication it takes to be a collegiate athlete is no small undertaking. There’s conditioning, meetings and practices which all lead to game time. Add the responsibility of maintaining a full course load and good...

Two All-Americans at UWEC

Story by Haley Zblewski, Currents Editor

November 29, 2012

Senior Emily Neave has been playing volleyball for nearly her whole life and was on her first team  when she was 10 years old. Her older cousins played the sport, so she credits them and her aunt and uncle for sparking her...

Recognized for excellence

Story by Andy Hildebrand, Staff Writer

October 4, 2012

On this year's Parents’ Weekend, an annual Blugold soccer tradition took place and UW-Eau Claire beat undefeated UW-Oshkosh 4-2. Eau Claire set the pace early as junior forward Paige LeGate knocked one in from in front of...

Coming soon

May 6, 2009

It seems like everyone and their brother feels the need to criticize Hollywood and movies for being unoriginal and sticking to what makes them money - sequels. Often, though, the flack they receive picks up in the summer months...

Ask Anything

May 6, 2009

David TaintorDear Ask Anything, I met the most amazing girl ever last weekend through one of my friends, the only problem is that she's dating this friend of mine. He treats her like crap, and she never expects an apology from...

Don’t freak for finals

May 3, 2009

With finals week fast approaching, now seems like a good time to crack open those textbooks, find a new box of pencils and brush up on some long-neglected study skills. Or should you have started doing all of that weeks ago? Actually,...

Now and Then: College

May 3, 2009

David TaintorIn just a few weeks I will be walking across a stage to receive my diploma and starting a new chapter in my life. This upcoming event has recently caused me to look back into my old pictures on Facebook, and it made...

Pop Itself: Internet has changed how we access music, styles that we hear

May 3, 2009

David TaintorNapster, the infamous file-sharing software released in 1999, spread more than just copyrighted files. It spread an entire philosophy of consumption. Unsurprisingly, an ethical discourse ensued. Though this is old news...

Summertime music face-off

April 29, 2009

mctLast year, Breann Schossow and Tara Cegla went head-to-head regarding upcoming musical releases. Cegla, who can play bass and loves all electronic things, claims that Schossow has no musical taste as she once bought a CD. T...

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