the racquet press

maija sikora

  • year at uwl: junior

  • pgps: she/her/hers

  • hometown: franklin, wisconsin

  • major: communications with a media studies emphasis

  • minor: International Studies & Digital Media and Design

  • other campus involvement: intramural referee at the recreational eagle center

  • plans after graduation: an adventure of any kind

  • favorite activity in la crosse: hammocking in the bluffs

  • favorite place to eat in la crosse: javavino

maija sikora, managing editor

nov 05, 2020
student association meets to discuss campus events and volunteer opportunities for students (story)
nov 03, 2020
photo series: election day poll opportunities for uwl students (story)
sep 21, 2020
la crosse county has high rate of covid-19 spread, uwl students comment on effectiveness of covid-19 plan (story)
sep 11, 2020
uwl coate hall under “shelter-in-place” order; students told not to leave their rooms (story)
aug 28, 2020
uwl hosts live webinar to answer student and parent questions about returning to campus (story)
aug 14, 2020
chancellor joe gow hosts live webinar to discuss the logistics of coming back (story)
jul 15, 2020
news release: on behalf of community development administrator caroline gregerson – grants approved for aid for child care and homelessness resources (story)
jul 11, 2020
policy change for visas of international students (story)
jul 06, 2020
uw-system elects interim system president (story)
jun 17, 2020
students and covid-19; increase in covid-19 cases amongst 20’s age group (story)
jun 14, 2020
american association of university professors creates petition to recall uw-system president search (story)
may 13, 2020
la crosse school board members speak about their hopes for the local education system (story)
may 07, 2020
professors discuss the effects of distance learning on senior projects (story)
may 03, 2020
student organization leaders highlight the challenges of distance learning on organization development (story)
apr 26, 2020
study abroad students discuss being sent home due to global spread of covid-19 (story)
apr 21, 2020
explained: financial aid in the era of covid-19 (story)
jan 17, 2020
explained: the blue light towers at uwl (story)
jan 04, 2020
explained: chancellor gow’s most recent raise (story)
dec 17, 2019
la crosse parking utility institutes ‘food for fines’ program until the end of the year (story)
dec 14, 2019
wgss student creates website about sexual misconduct resources on and off campus for capstone (story)
dec 03, 2019
uptowne cafe and bakery owner discusses small business work and mentorship (story)
nov 23, 2019
photo series: melanin beauty bar hosts free event to the public (story)
nov 20, 2019
uwl pride center honors transgender day of remembrance (story)
nov 15, 2019
students pose questions surrounding transparency and support at chancellor gow’s open forum (story)
nov 12, 2019
explained: 1 in 4 (story)
nov 06, 2019
alana and college feminists host menstrual product drive (story)
nov 02, 2019
“we’re here to listen— i want to say that again— we are here to listen.” : campus climate hosts open forum to listen to survivors of sexual misconduct (story)
oct 28, 2019
a student’s petition for an open forum on sexual misconduct reaches over 500 signatures (story)
oct 25, 2019
explained: the open investigations of sexual and verbal misconduct at uwl (story)
oct 20, 2019
student health center event offers free sti testing for students (story)
oct 13, 2019
chancellor gow comments on uwl’s email alert system (story)
oct 10, 2019
the campus thread helps uwl students with clothing insecurity (story)
oct 09, 2019
explained: the clery act (story)
oct 02, 2019
uwl students petition for ‘meatless mondays’ (story)
oct 01, 2019
operation river watch puts students safety first during oktoberfest (story)
sep 30, 2019
la crosse’s essential health clinic rebrands to planned parenthood (story)
sep 23, 2019
salvation army in la crosse fights to end the stigma around homelessness (story)
sep 20, 2019
uwl receives 2.1 million dollar donation for the college of business administration (story)
sep 11, 2019
pride center celebrates 25 years at uwl (story)
jul 23, 2019
explained: h.r. 40 and the possibility of reparations (story)
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