Research happens year-round, regionally

Throughout the year, UW-L professors and student researchers can be found paddling small boats in river marshes. They trudge through muddy Mississippi River Valley forest floors. And, they study squirrel hearts in a Cowley Hall science lab. All are searching…

Ka’s Garden

Project begins with grant; proceeds will finance scholarship Authors of a book about a young girl growing a garden in Laos hope the story not only educates, but also raises money for a UW-L scholarship. Funding for “Ka’s Garden: A…

Peter’s story

Peter talen’s death in a fire brought light to the important issue of students and fire safety When UW-L theatre Associate Professor Mary Leonard approached Jim Jorstad, ’78, to create a documentary about theatre performance major Peter Talen, Jorstad had…

UW-L Alum leads team to World Cup on wheels

Chris Finn remembers long afternoons in the 1980s in his Whitefish Bay, Wis., backyard. The 10-year-old imagined he was Brazilian Football Star Pele winning the World Cup as he kicked a soccer ball against the garage. He dreamed one day…

International alums reunite in India for wedding

  Oceans and large land masses really can’t keep UW-L’s international alumni apart. Twelve former international students who are now living throughout the world reunited in India in November to celebrate the wedding of their college friend, UW-L alumnus Tanmaya…