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UWRF football doubling down on recruits from Las Vegas and Arizona

September 18, 2017

With no winning football seasons in the past 16 years, UW-River Falls coaches decided it was time to take a gamble – and start recruiting in Las Vegas. This year’s UWRF football team includes nine players from the Las Vegas area and two more from Arizona among its 46 freshmen and 120-man roster overall.

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Big freshman class overflowing UWRF dorms, classrooms and cafeterias

September 18, 2017

The UWRF class of 2020 is the largest in eight years, with a preliminary count of 1,325 students, but about 100 of them are lounge lizards – and not by choice. Due to over-enrollment in the dorms, they’re temporarily living in “extended housing,” which is typically a student lounge that has been converted into a dorm room to house six people.

River Falls Update, No. 64

Watch the May 6, 2016, edition of “River Falls Update,” a Web-based news show created by UW-River Falls journalism students. Featured are stories about how Student Senate operates and about Dance Theatre’s spring concert.

River Falls Update, No. 63

April 23, 2016

Watch the April 22, 2016, edition of “River Falls Update,” a Web-based news show created by UW-River Falls journalism students. Featured is a story about how two Mexico-born visiting instructors are helping students in the glass studio.

River Falls Update, No. 62

April 8, 2016

Watch the April 8, 2016, edition of “River Falls Update,” a Web-based news show created by UW-River Falls journalism students. Featured are stories about campus resources that teach students about negotiating a salary and a Hudson-based business that is helping honeybee populations.