UW-L alumna named 2011 Teacher of the Year

UW-La Crosse alumna Katy Smith was named Minnesota Teacher of the Year on Sunday, May 1. But she’s not a typical teacher; Smith’s students at Goodview School in Winona are primarily grownups.

Campus gears up for move into new buildings

Classes may be over, but the UW-La Crosse campus is still buzzing — with the sounds of construction. The most notable changes will be the completion of Centennial Hall academic building and Eagle Hall residence hall.

May 9, 2011

Campus Connection header. UW-L jazz ensemble sets coffee house performance UW-La Crosse’s Vocal Jazz Ensemble I will take its spring performance across the street to a coffee house.   UW-L to recognize distinguished alumni, students Four of UW-L’s top alumni for 2011, along ...

UW-La Crosse recognized distinguished alumni, students

Four of UW-L's top alumni for 2011, along with the university’s top graduating seniors and retiring employees, were honored during an Alumni Awards & Reception Friday, May 13, at the UW-L Cleary Alumni & Friends Center.

Morrison retires after 40-year teaching career

When UW-La Crosse students start out in Senior Lecturer Dianne Morrison’s finance classes, they wonder if she’s speaking a foreign language. The financial lingo — phrases like “marginal tax rates" and “amortization of a loan” — make students squint and scratch their heads.