Biology grad works to shape public policy for land management
Brielle Cummings was selected from students across the nation to take part in the student congress, which focused on three main topics regarding public lands and wilderness policy. > Full story.
Regents reaffirm Confluence Project support, request Towers renovation funding
The regents' capital budget request resolution reaffirmed the board's support for the Confluence Project and directed UW System President Ray Cross to work with the state Department of Administration to implement the project. > Full story.
Blugold Beginnings receives Great Lakes continuation grant
Blugold Beginnings is a program designed to give area youth access to higher education and support successful completion of a degree. > Full story.
Dr. Abraham Nahm receives Chuck Tomkovick teaching award
The award is named for Dr. Charles Tomkovick, a UW-Eau Claire marketing professor who passed away from cancer in July 2013. Recipients of the teaching award must demonstrate a passion for teaching, connection to alumni and a commitment to servant leadership. > Full story.
Grants support faculty-student research of polymeric materials
Current applications of polymers include adhesives, coatings, foams, packaging materials, textile and industrial fibers, composites, electronic devices, biomedical devices, and optical devices. > Full story.
Alumni land gift to be site of major events center
The approximately $10 million in land and money for a multipurpose events center that would accommodate at least 7,500 people and replace Zorn Arena as UW-Eau Claire's largest events venue. > Full story.
Alumni spotlightJournalism graduate Rachel Minske has received a national honor from the Society of Professional Journalists.> Full story.
Accounting student Matthew Adams has received a national scholarship. > Full story.
Dr. Martina Lindseth is awarded the Maxwell Schoenfeld Distinguished Professorship. Full story.