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About halversonmatt

Musician, Journalist, and Wisconsin Sports fanatic. Living it up to UW-Eau Claire!

Local freestyle rapper finds a new beat with jazz

By Matt Halverson Hip-hop might not have been what Roy Hargrove was going for when he wrote the jazz standard Strasbourg, however, one local rapper saw a different vision. Adam Gumm, a freestyle rapper from Eden Prairie, Minn., is helping … Continue reading

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Job Shadow: WEAU journalist worked her way up the station ladder

by Matt Halverson Amanda Tyler is a successful broadcast journalist at WEAU 13 News in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. She started her journalism career at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire where shecame declared as a journalism major. She then got hired … Continue reading

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Tucson principal challenges UW-EC education students

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. – Education students at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire were called to use innovative new teaching techniques at the College of Education and Sciences Diversity Forum Series on Thursday night. “Are you a teacher that has their arms wide open?” asked Dr. … Continue reading

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