Forest restoration research

Meredith Thomsen trudges ahead, her mud boots sinking into black sludge. On a trail east of Goose Island, the UW-La Crosse biology professor can’t help but point to something new every few feet: a tree seedling’s red leaves, an over-sized…

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…