Life, college is a gift for this grad

At one point Steve Romenesko didn’t think he would live long enough to graduate from high school. This May he graduated from college. “I’ve been able to see every day as a gift — college, I think, is the coolest…

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UW-L athletics update

The baseball team ranked in two different national polls as of April 25. The Eagles, 22-8 overall and 14-2 in the WIAC, won 11 straight games this season, following victories over some of the highest ranked Division III teams in…

Students invest in new student center, future

Students were making an investment in their alma mater when they overwhelmingly voted in favor of a new student center in April, says UW-L Senior Sam Gavic. “I think it’s fantastic that it passed with flying colors,” he says. “It…

Miss America’s mum is an alum

UW-La Crosse alumna Sue (Manderfeld) Kaeppeler is not Miss America, but sometimes the attention she draws makes it seem that way. “For awhile I couldn’t go into a grocery store without getting mobbed by people,” she jokes. “I would go…

UW-L to recognize alumni

An assistant director in the Multicultural Student Services Office will join two other graduates as the school’s top alumni for 2012. Thomas Harris, a 2001 graduate who has worked in the office since 2003, will receive the Rada Distinguished Alumnus…

Golf goes global

In case you haven’t heard, UW-La Crosse alumni from all over the world are invited to support UW-L by playing golf Aug. 8, 2012. Registration is $50 per person, which supports the legacy scholarships and includes a special edition UW-L…