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The Ugly Side of SA PDF Print E-mail
Written by Dominick Riesland   

In all my time as a student and observer on campus, I have not seen anything as sketchy as the events of the past several months in the Student Association business.  Meetings that should have happened were cancelled, while others of questionable legality took place that instituted major changes.  Attempts to gather information about what is going on are met with assertions about how the SA is not required to furnish it.  It is no wonder that certain organizations on campus are in open revolt.

As a graduate who has been involved with an organization on campus for four and a half years, I have had to deal with a certain level of campus politics on a regular basis. Certain student government procedures become accepted because they work.  But when they are changed without explanation and replaced by obviously flawed substitutes, it is a sure sign of trouble.

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Let’s See what Happens PDF Print E-mail
Written by Drew Baryenbruch   

Wow, the power of the press.  I couldn’t believe the response I got from my last article, Democracy Now an Illusion at UWM.  I spent a year and a half as a senator trying to get people to care and to become involved the way students did over that one story.  Apparently, I was going about it all wrong. 

They tell me this started a stir around campus.  Students have taken time out of their days to think about the Student Association.  Call me a dork, idealist or just sick, but I got a little tingle from all that. That’s right something touched me – not a politician or priest – but rather, people who were informed.  People caring and feeling outraged by those that represent them. 

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Sunday college roundup PDF Print E-mail
Marquette got goals from forward Christy Zwolski and defender Katie Kelly and defeated St. John's, 2-1, in a women's...
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Friday college roundup PDF Print E-mail
Sophomore goalkeeper Erin Kane tied a Horizon League record with her 24th collegiate shutout as the UW-Milwaukee...
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Thursday college roundup PDF Print E-mail
Junior Dan Horst scored just one minute and five seconds after subbing into the game to give the University of...
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