Meal plan signup is online through Sunday, January 12. If you are living on campus, you must choose a meal plan each semester. Everyone who resides in a residence hall other than Chancellors Hall or The Priory must have a meal plan. You may choose any of the four available meal plans regardless of where you live on campus. If you do not select a meal plan by the signup deadline, you will be assigned the Upper Campus Meal Plan. Meal plans cannot be changed after the signup deadline.
Chancellors Roundtable discussion December 11
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire students will have an opportunity to address issues directly with Chancellor James C. Schmidt and members of his cabinet at a Chancellor's Roundtable Wednesday, December 11. The discussion will take place from noon to 1 p.m. in the Council Oak Room, Davies Center 260. Free pizza, punch and desserts will be available. Admission is free and open to all. The program is sponsored by the University Activities Commission of the Student Senate, and hosted by the leadership honor society Mortar Board.
Presented by the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Alumni Association, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Foundation and the University Centers, the University Student Excellence Awards recognize outstanding accomplishments in areas that reflect the core values of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. The students honored reflect the university’s living vision to be the premier undergraduate learning community in the Upper Midwest. Award recipients are recognized at the annual University Student Excellence Awards reception. All UW-Eau Claire faculty, staff and students are invited to submit nominations; nominations are open through February 28.
A total of 4,960 pounds of food and $872 in cash was collected and donated to the Feed My People Food Bank through the Helping Hands Across America food drive. Blugold Dining sponsored the food drive November 19 at all campus dining locations. In addition to individual donations, six campus groups collected more than 400 pounds of food and $515 in cash, in response to Blugold Dining’s challenge for group participation. The Putnam Hall staff was the campus group that collected the most food per person. With UW-Eau Claire's donation, Feed My People will be able to provide 7,967 meals to our neighbors in need.
The UW-Eau Claire chapter of Golden Key International Honor Society was named Student Organization of the Month for October 2013. The organization worked on numerous events to enhance campus life, including the Color'em Blugold Run that kicked off Homecoming Weekend, the Graduate and Professional School Fair (cosponsored by Career Services) and a Make a Difference Day of service at the Community Table. As an international honor society with more than 400 chapters at colleges and universities around the world, Golden Key is committed to a high standard of scholastic achievement, and an ethos of integrity, innovation, respect, collaboration and diversity. The UW-Eau Claire chapter was formed in 1998.