The new Mrs. O: Florence Aliesch

Oktoberfest honors UW-L staff and students for community service. Florence Aliesch, UW-L director of Creative Services, was recently named the new Mrs. La Crosse/Oktoberfest.

Academic staff to honor Karla Stanek

Karla Stanek, director of Career Services and the Academic Advising Center, will receive the 2011 Academic Staff Excellence Award at 3 p.m. Monday, Sept. 19.