UW-L grad on ‘American Idol’

Feb. 15, 2012

  By age 2, Reed Grimm was singing and playing air guitar while doing knee slides across the stage with the family band. Today the 26 year old hasn’t lost his spirit or spontaneity as he advances to compete among ...

Hotline set up for Drake fire investigation

Feb. 14, 2012

Anyone with info should call 608-785-5000 A hotline has been set up to help search for answers about the cause of the Jan. 29 fire in Drake Hall. The early-morning fire forced 271 students out of their rooms for the ...

A love kindled — in plant biology lab

Feb. 13, 2012

Kyle Burkhamer and Kelsey Wieneke in 331 Cowley Hall.Kyle Burkhamer and Kelsey Wieneke in 331 Cowley Hall. Kyle Burkhamer met the love of his life because of the Green Bay Packers. Missing the Pack on Monday night football caused the young man to rethink his UW-La Crosse class ...

What we can learn from Leopold

Feb. 13, 2012

Stanley TempleFor 32 years Stanley Temple held the UW-Madison position previously occupied by Aldo Leopold. Climate change and the growing list of endangered species are the types of issues that keep Stanley Temple awake at night. The professor emeritus of forest ...