Many from UW-L were in this year’s Oktoberfest Parade. See photos here.

UW-L’s Eagle Mascot, Colbert, Screaming Eagles Marching Band, international students, Vanguards and Miss La Crosse/Oktoberfest (UW-L student Raeanna Johnson) and others associated with UW-L were in this year’s Oktoberfest Parade on Sept. 26. colbertOktoberfest Parade. Photos by Brad Quarberg, University ...

UW-L Theatre opens season with twisted comedy

George F. Walker’s wicked comedy “Escape from Happiness” will open the 2009-10 University of Wisconsin–La Crosse Department of Theatre Arts performance season. Curtain time is 7:30 p.m. Oct. 16-17 and Oct. 22-24, and 2 o’clock matinees Sundays Oct. 18 and ...

UW-L volleyball team hosts ‘Dig for the Cure’

UW-L’s volleyball team will join other Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) women’s volleyball teams to support Breast Cancer Awareness. UW-L challenges UW-Oshkosh at the “Dig for the Cure” event at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7, in Mitchell Hall. DigForTheCure“This promotion ...

October is Disability Awareness Month

October is Disability Awareness Month. The highlighted event this year is the Disability History Exhibit which traces 3,000 years of seldom-told history. From antiquity to the present, the exhibit brings viewers through an illustrated timeline that shows society’s attitudes and ...

Oktoberfest celebration kicks off on campus

parade Above: Accordion player “Crazy” George Schultz, left, is joined by Mark Terpstra on banjo and Cindy Selin, Campus Child Center, in leading the center’s annual Oktoberfest parade through the campus mall Thursday, Sept. 24. The parade, which features children throwing ...

Environmental Council stages coal plant protest

The La Crosse chapter of the No Coal Coalition is sponsoring a rally to protest the coal power plant at UW-L. The rally is set for 3-4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29, next to the coal plant near Wittich Hall. The ...