UW-La Crosse receives $1.69 million from estate

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

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

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

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

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 ...

Laurent earns NCAA top VIII award

Photo of Dan Laurent wrestling. Dan Laurent won three NCAA Division III titles. Former University of Wisconsin-La Crosse wrestler Dan Laurent of Mishicot (H.S.) has been selected one of eight winners of the 2011 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Today’s Top VIII Award, the NCAA ...