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Event organizers Stephanie Hoeksema, Jacksen Wolff and Maja Samec stand outside of Schofield Hall after the “Cops off Campus: Dare to Divest” rally. The group posted messages onto Chancellor James C. Schmidt’s office.

Rally dares to divest police department

Story by Evelyn Nelson, Chief Copy Editor
September 24, 2020
Nearly 100 community members gathered at First Presbyterian Church on Friday to rally against gun violence.

Local church hosts gun reform rally

Story by Madeline Fuerstenberg, Freelance Writer
April 24, 2018
Community members gathered in Phoenix Park Saturday to support Planned Parenthood while hundreds of anti-abortion rallies across the country protested agains the organization.

Eau Claire community rallies to support Planned Parenthood

Story by Rachyl Houterman, Staff Writer
February 13, 2017
Senior social work student Diosa Marie Withington listens to speeches before the peaceful protest Thursday evening. Withington participated in both events and said they served different purposes.

Post-election demonstrations bring community together

Story by Lara Bockenstedt and Andee Erickson
November 15, 2016
As people lined outside Zorn Arena waiting to get into the Donald Trump rally on Tuesday UW-Eau Claire students, faculty, staff and community members protested or stood in solidarity outside Hibbard Humanities Hall. Some professors cancelled their afternoon classes in Hibbard so students wouldn't have to walk through the lines that stretched from Garfield Avenue back along Putnam Drive behind the Nursing Building.

Students verbally assaulted while Trump rally was on campus

Story by Andee Erickson, Projects Editor
November 3, 2016

Four presidential candidates rallied for votes in Eau Claire

Story by Andee Erickson, Lauren French, and Thomas Hensen
April 4, 2016
Senators question public authority for Eau Claire

Senators question public authority for Eau Claire

Story by Raina Beutel, Staff Writer
February 11, 2015
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