Category: 2014

Study shows gender bias in student evaluations

A UW-L faculty member is co-author on a study that shows students in online courses give higher evaluations to their instructors when they think they are men — even when the instructor is actually a woman.

Reaching out, recognizing veterans

Michael Bahr walked the stage at UW-L’s Winter Commencement Ceremony with 16 other student veterans at 11 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 14, at the La Crosse Center. Learn how he and other veterans were recognized.

Blue crab discovered a long way from home

A Chesapeake blue crab — native to the western Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico — somehow found its way into the cool, northern waters of the Mississippi River this fall.