The Spectator

Merit pay creates more problems than solutions

Story by Thomas Hensen, Chief Copy Editor

March 9, 2016

You would think that as one of the richest countries in the world, the U.S. could afford and be able to provide an education system on par with its financial wealth. Well, think again. Despite consistently ranking first in...

Professors prioritize their education

Story by Rita Fay, Staff Writer

October 17, 2012

When professors apply for jobs at UW-Eau Claire, they know that teaching comes first and research comes second. It seems that both professors and students like it this way. Cathy Rex, an assistant English professor, says research...

Budget cuts limit staff

Story by Bridget Cooke, Staff Writer

September 6, 2012

New staff members continue to be hired at UW-Eau Claire, but $46 million in state budget cuts have affected the ability of certain departments to bring in new instructors. The computer science department at Eau Claire hired...

Staff Editorial

Staff Editorial

September 6, 2012

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