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Chancellor James Schmidt in faculty forum
Public funding for higher ed: Expanding the discussion

July 31, 2015 | UW-Eau Claire has started a national conversation about the very real impact on public regional universities of state budget cuts like those recently passed in Wisconsin.

Katherine Schneider and her Seeing Eye dog, Luna
Enlarging freedom for 25 years

July 31, 2015 | Dr. Katherine Schneider reflects on how the Americans with Disabilities Act has vastly enhanced her life since its inception 25 years ago.

  • Blugolds take on the 'summer slide'

    July 24, 2015 | When given the chance to help their community, Blugolds do it. This summer, undergraduate students are reaching out to area children to help combat the "summer slide" and improve reading skills.

  • What would Atticus do?

    July 22, 2015 | Dr. Charles Hanson, professor emeritus of English, who teaches an Honors course in Southern American literature, examines a current debate in race relations in the southern U.S. through the eyes of literature.

  • Blugolds explore equality in sustainability

    July 21, 2015 | Dr. David Soll’s course in sustainable cities explores the relationship between the environmental and social factors that affect citywide sustainability efforts.

  • 10 things I learned in college that have nothing to do with my GPA

    July 20, 2015 | Aaron shares some tips on how to get the most out of your college experience outside of the classroom.

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