Public funding for higher ed: Expanding the discussion

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.


Schofield exterior renovation to run August-December

State of Wisconsin building improvement funds will support an exterior renovation of UW-Eau Claire’s Schofield Hall, the oldest building on campus, this fall.



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Blugold Successes

Excellence Awards 2015
Seven faculty and staff recognized for excellence

August 25, 2015 | Seven University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire faculty and staff members were recognized for excellence during the university's academic year opening meeting Aug. 25.

Joel Newman tutoring international student
making plays AND making a difference

August 24, 2015 | Senior Joel Newman shows Blugolds how to be a leader in athletics and in life, as he prepares for a career in teaching Spanish and English as a second language.

  • passion AND purpose

    August 20, 2015 | UW-Eau Claire senior Nichole Gervenak is passionate about health and fitness. She is an avid runner, tennis player and bicyclist, and even teaches Zumba. What most people don’t realize is that Nichole has epilepsy.

  • Service-learning with epilepsy group gives student the chance to give back

    August 3, 2015 | Growing up with epilepsy herself, Gervenak understands the challenges it presents. But instead of letting them defeat her, she has channeled her energy into helping others in the epilepsy community by joining the work of the Epilepsy Foundation.

2015-17 university budget updates

On Jan. 26, Gov. Scott Walker announced a UW System biennial budget proposal that includes reductions in state support while also providing the System with increased operational flexibilities.

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