Falcon News Service

At UWRF, scholarships make the difference in recruiting strong students

September 26, 2016

UW-River Falls has a reputation as one of the more affordable schools in the UW System. It’s being made even more so for incoming freshmen through the Scholarship Guarantee program. Regardless of their financial needs, students accepted to UWRF who achieved a score of 22 or higher on the ACT, or who rank in the top 40 percent of their high school class, are automatically given a $1,000 scholarship for their first year of school. Students with a 25 or higher are awarded a $2,000 scholarship for both their freshman and sophomore years at UWRF.

Falcon News Service

Professor, former softball coach becomes interim provost at UW-River Falls

September 26, 2016

Faye Perkins, a longtime professor and former Falcons softball coach at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, since July has been serving as interim provost and vice chancellor. The hiring came after former Provost Fernando Delgado left at the end of the 2015-2016 school year for the University of Minnesota, Duluth. Delgado served in his previous […]

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.