The Racquet Press

Melissa Touche (Baca)

  • Year at UWL: Senior

  • PGPs: She/Her/Hers

  • Hometown: La Crosse, WI

  • Major: Communication and Public Advocacy, and Women and Gender Sexuality Studies

  • Minor: Social Justice

  • Other Campus Involvement: NASA

  • Plans after graduation: To continue with my education

  • Favorite activity in La Crosse: “The Escape Room”

  • Favorite Place to eat in La Crosse: Marge’s on Rose St

Melissa Touche (Baca), Social Justice Reporter

Sep 25, 2020
UWL students react to “Trump 2020” and discriminatory sidewalk chalking (Story)
Sep 04, 2020
Photo Series: UWL student staff host rally to demand safer living conditions amongst COVID-19 pandemic (Story)
May 31, 2020
Photo Series: UWL community gathers for second day of demonstrations against police brutality (Story)
May 29, 2020
Photo Series: La Crosse community at candlelight vigil in honor of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Aubrey and others (Story)
May 15, 2020
Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin creates new ways for patients to receive health services virtually amid COVID-19 pandemic (Story)
May 12, 2020
“This experience has bettered me as a person” : Understanding the Hekima Scholars program (Story)
May 10, 2020
“To me, it is just another form of art” : Two UWL students who engage in sex work share their story (Story)
May 04, 2020
“This whole thing is scary, but I’m okay with it. It’s just different.” : Experiencing medical emergencies during COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 18, 2020
Student Association’s Women of Color Scholarship leaders work on fundraising amidst COVID-19 pandemic (Story)
Mar 21, 2020
UWL students discuss possible legalization of marijuana (Story)
Mar 20, 2020
Club Close Up: WaMM (Story)
Mar 06, 2020
New suicide hotline number on UWL student IDs (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Club Close-Up: NASA (Story)
Feb 25, 2020
Professor Spotlight: Dr. Taviare Hawkins (Story)
Feb 23, 2020
Helping Hand Facebook page provides assistance to La Crosse residents (Story)
Feb 16, 2020
La Crosse’s history as a sundown town (Story)
Feb 14, 2020
Experiencing tiny desks at UWL (Story)
Feb 04, 2020
Non-traditional students and their experiences in La Crosse (Story)
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Melissa Touche (Baca)