AIP to study UW-L’s physics program as national standard

Jan. 19, 2011

American Institute of Physics logo. UW-L’s physics program will be used as a model for others.The success of UW-L’s Physics Department will soon be shared to help other colleges improve their physics programs.
UW-L’s physics program has been selected by the American Institute of Physics …

UW-La Crosse receives $1.69 million from estate

Jan. 19, 2011

Gift will fund scholarships
The largest estate gift ever given to the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse will fund student scholarships.
The Theodore A. and Lillian C. George Trust and Estate has bequested $1.69 million to UW-La Crosse. The gift will …

Lenards, Fitzpatrick and Opelt receive prestigious national scholarships

Jan. 18, 2011

UW-L Medical Dosimetry Program Director Nishele Lenards and radiation therapy program students Alisen Fitzpatrick and Mindy Opelt were awarded national scholarships by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT).
Nishele Lenards receiving award from Elekta representative. Nishele Lenards, right, was one of four nationally to receive a …

UW-L theatre sound design student wins spot at national competition

Jan. 11, 2011

Justin Schmitz, a senior majoring in theatre, has advanced to the national finals of the Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival (KC/ACTF) in Washington, D.C. Schmitz’s sound design for the department’s 2010 production of “Eurydice,” by Sarah Ruhl, was selected from …

UW-L closed Jan. 14 & 17

Jan. 11, 2011

UW-L will be closed Friday Jan. 14, for a mandatory furlough day.
UW-L will also be closed Monday, Jan. 17, for the national Martin Luther King. Jr. Day holiday.
Full-time, 12-month employees are required to take 16 furlough days over …

UW-L on Kiplinger’s national list of best value public colleges

Jan. 5, 2011

UW-L logo.UW-L is still tops in academic quality and affordability.
UW-L has again been recognized as a “best value” among the nation’s public colleges.
Kiplinger’s Personal Finance February 2011 issue has given the university the honor by recognizing it in its …