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Geena Rocero Forum

    By Rachyl Houterman A transgender supermodel stressed the importance of protecting and affirming transgender youth in a forum held Thursday night on the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire campus.   “At a young age, trans youth know who they … Continue reading

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Russian journalists risk safety to cover news

By Rachyl Houterman As Russian government officials continue to curtail freedom of speech across the nation, journalists risk their safety and lives to cover the critical issues and fulfill their roles as the “watchdog,” according to investigations conducted by the … Continue reading

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Job shadow: Leader-Telegram Reporter Lauren French

By Rachyl Houterman For Leader-Telegram reporter Lauren French, journalism wasn’t always on the list of future career options. For her, she said, it was a “slow-burn love story.” In May 2016, French graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, where … Continue reading

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