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

The Spectator

Celebrating community and culture

Rachel Streich, Copy Editor

September 16, 2014

Filed under Currents

In preparation for a yearly celebration at UW-Eau Claire, Ashley Salas recently took a trip to La Misma Luna, a local Mexican supermarket, not to shop, but to pass out maps extending an invitation for community members to visit c...

A global perspective of UW-Eau Claire

Michelle Enger, Chief Copy Editor

April 25, 2013

Filed under Student Life

Eating pizza and cheeseburgers, doing homework, playing “nose goes” and living in a dorm are some day-to-day things most students at UW-Eau Claire experience and expect. But for some Blugolds, it has been an adjustment or...

Building bridges between cultures

Nicole Miller, Staff Writer

March 7, 2013

Filed under Currents

The act of experiencing diversity in culture is part of everyday life. From dining out at ethnically unique restaurants, to admiring new clothing trends or turning on the radio and listening to broadcasted music, diversity...

Haley Zblewski, Currents Editor

December 13, 2012

Filed under News

Towers Hall RAs and residents as well as other members of the UW-Eau Claire community gathered Wednesday night in the Towers Hall Commons room for a discussion about racism and white privilege. The event was in response to...

Reclaiming the river

Reclaiming the river

September 6, 2012

Culture does matter at UWEC

April 10, 2011

Filed under Opinion

UWEC witnessed a show full of cultures from different nationalities on the first UW-Eau Claire’s annual Asian Night a couple of weeks ago. It was a night full of cultural performances, traditional clothing, and delightful cuisines....

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