Winter 2011-12 Magazine

Open publication Pg Story 4 UW-L: No. 2 in the Midwest 17 New buildings on campus 4 There’s an app for that 20 Courtyard honors professor 5 Research happens year-round 21 2 UW-L coaches retire 6 Hands-on archaeology experience 21…

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…

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…