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.

NSF awards UW-La Crosse $248K

A $248,446 National Science Foundation grant will help UW-L and high school students research bacteria and diseases.

Signs say job market may be looking up for May grads

Early signs indicate the career outlook for this year’s graduating class is better than the last. Nationally employers plan to hire 19 percent more new college graduates this year than they did last year, according to a survey conducted by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)