A musical exchange

Dec. 3, 2009

Emerson kindergarteners enjoy learning about music with UW-L Jazz Ensemble II. Photo-La Crosse Tribune.Emerson kindergarteners enjoy learning about music with UW-L Jazz Ensemble II. The UW-L Jazz Ensemble II shared a rehearsal with neighboring Emerson Elementary kindergarteners Dec. 2 as the group practiced for it upcoming “Swinging Yuletide” concert. Kindergarten teacher Deb Bemis …

’98 alum helps Donny Osmond win ‘Dancing with the Stars’

Nov. 30, 2009

UW-L alum Adam Gentz trained Donny Osmond for dancing with the stars. Contributed photo.UW-L alum Adam Gentz trained Donny Osmond for dancing with the stars. Contributed photo.Training with the stars.
’98 alum helps Donny Osmond win ‘Dancing with the Stars.’
Courtesy of Terry Rindfleisch of the La Crosse?Tribune.
Adam Gentz knew Donny Osmond …

UW-L international students have $7.7 million impact locally

Nov. 24, 2009

That’s the largest impact of western Wisconsin’s eight higher ed institutions.

International students attending the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse in 2008-09 contributed just over $7.7 million to the local economy according to NAFSA:?The Association of International Educators. That’s the largest …

UW-L wins Alumni Cup — again

Nov. 24, 2009

Both the UW-L men’s and women’s teams won Tuesday night’s 2009 Alumni Cup basketball games against the Viterbo University V-hawks at R.W. Beggs Gymnasium at Viterbo University.
The men’s game was the 21th Annual Alumni Cup between the two rivals. …

Swinging Yuletide planned for UW-La Crosse

Nov. 19, 2009

This annual concert jazzes up holiday favorites.
An upbeat performance of big band and vocal jazz holiday favorites is once again planned at UW-La Crosse.
The Great River Big Band will join the UW-L instrumental and vocal jazz ensembles, along …