Mercury studies have UW-L links

UW-La Crosse faculty contribute to Great Lakes mercury report An extensive scientific research report on mercury in the Great Lakes region being released in Detroit this week has La Crosse ties. Four University of Wisconsin-La Crosse faculty researchers played key…

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…