Note UW-L’s inclement weather plan

When inclement weather, including dangerous temperatures, snow, ice, wind or rain occur, how do you know if UW-L classes and events are being held? Check the UW-L Web site and listen to local media broadcasts. UW-L’s inclement weather plan is…

UW-L track closed for winter

Due to seasonal winter weather conditions, the track at UW-L’s Veterans Memorial Field Sports Complex is closed. The track will re-open in the spring based on safe conditions, resuming the same hours of 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more…

UW-L wrestler Dan Laurent special in the gym, in class

Dan Laurent doesn’t grapple with balancing his work on the wrestling mat and in the lab. Laurent is a national champion in the heavyweight division — twice. In academics, he’s earned student-of-the-year honors — twice, all while maintaining a 3.94…

A musical exchange

The UW-L Jazz Ensemble II shared a rehearsal with neighboring Emerson Elementary kindergarteners Dec. 2 as the group practiced for it upcoming “Swinging Yuletide” concert. Kindergarten teacher Deb Bemis says she regularly brings her class to UW-L to the art…

UW-L international students have $7.7 million impact locally

That’s the largest impact of western Wisconsin’s eight higher ed institutions. International students attending the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse in 2008-09 contributed just over $7.7 million to the local economy according to NAFSA:?The Association of International Educators. That’s the largest…