Water Street bridge closed through fall 2016

One of the main bridges connecting our campus to the community is under construction until the fall of 2016. Please allow extra time when traveling to see us!

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The music of the powwow

December 1, 2015 | Rebecca Hom, a student taking a world music course, reflects on her experience attending the Honoring Education Powwow at UW-Eau Claire.

Two female UW-Eau Claire students
Haven’t picked a major yet?

December 1, 2015 | Here are some tips about how to find information and choose a career path.

  • How to best use MyBlugold CampS

    December 1, 2015 | It’s time to register for classes! Use these tips to use the tools of MyBlugold CampS to your planning advantage!

  • The politics of pop culture in presidential campaigns

    November 30, 2015 | What do Katy Perry, Mike Tyson, Kid Rock, George Clooney and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar have in common? All are using their celebrity power to try to help influence the 2016 presidential election, says a UW-Eau Claire political scientist.

  • Big rewards come with big risks

    November 30, 2015 | Meet Zulfikar Ali, an alumnus who came here from Bangladesh and ended up starting his own company and his own nonprofit.

  • Jazz alumnus finding his way home

    November 30, 2015 | If you haven’t experienced the exciting jazz scene in Eau Claire, you’re missing out on one of the city’s best-kept secrets.

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