Dig this

MVAC archaeology field programs provide hands-on experience This summer 18 high school students and adults joined Mississippi Valley Archaeology Center staff in Holmen to excavate a late prehistoric campsite. The arrowheads and pottery found at the site date it to…

UW-L: No. 2 in the Midwest

UW-L remains the top-ranked UW System comprehensive university For a second year in the row, UW-La Crosse has been ranked the No. 2 public university in the Midwest – and the top comprehensive in the UW System. The high rank…

Courtyard honors professor

The courtyard outside UW-La Crosse’s Centennial Hall is a reminder of former Biology Professor Daniel Sutherland. The ornamental grasses and pools collecting rainwater are reminiscent of the wetlands where he worked. “I told my daughter — it even smells how he…

Students step up as leaders

When James Hill was elected the first president of the UW-La Crosse Student Association in 1975, it was a tumultuous time. Students had been drafted to fight in the Vietnam War and anti-war protests were occurring across the country, including…

UW-L fire prevention video wins state award

The UW-La Crosse Department of Theatre Arts and UW-L Information Technology Services received a state award for the development and dissemination of “Peter’s Story,” a documentary on former UW-L student Peter Talen who died in a house fire on the…