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  • 2017 Excellence Awards recipients
    Seven faculty and staff recognized for excellence
    Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017

    Seven UW-Eau Claire faculty and staff members were recognized for excellence during the university's academic year opening meeting Aug. 22.

  • Sophie Topper, 9, is building her math skills and confidence through her work with school psychology graduate student Jill Heitman.
    Summer program helps kids overcome math struggles
    Friday, July 21, 2017

    Math has never been at the top of Sophie Topper’s list of favorite things to do. Yet this summer the 9-year-old is eager to get to her math class every morning and she talks nonstop about what she learned all the way home. Why the sudden interest in story problems, math facts and fractions? The fourth-grader is one of a handful of youth participating in UW-Eau Claire’s summer math intervention program. The program pairs kids — typically elementary school students who need extra help with math — with school psychology graduate students to work on math skills.

  • Dr. Michael Carney and graduates of the China 1-2-1 program.
    Eleven students graduate from China 1+2+1 program
    Monday, July 17, 2017

    Eleven students graduated with dual degrees from UW-Eau Claire and their home universities in China through the unique China 1+2+1 program. UW-Eau Claire is one of 17 U.S. universities participating in this program.

  • Proposed graduate curricular changes in College of Arts and Sciences
    Monday, July 3, 2017

    The following courses have been proposed as revised course offerings in the graduate curriculum.

  • Chemistry students in lab with Dr. Hati
    UW-Eau Claire, Mayo Clinic Health System announce research agreement
    Wednesday, June 28, 2017

    UW-Eau Claire and Mayo Clinic Health System have announced a new agreement that will increase opportunities for research collaboration between the two institutions, create new avenues of learning for UW-Eau Claire students, and make way for projects that will lead to improved health and wellness in the community.

  • Students Molly McIlquham and Kyle Geib
    Research team works to improve air quality near Lake Michigan
    Friday, June 23, 2017

    A UW-Eau Claire faculty-student research team is helping scientists better understand how ozone is produced over Lake Michigan, findings that could help communities and industries in three states identify strategies for improving air quality. Dr. Patricia Cleary, an assistant professor of chemistry at UW-Eau Claire, is working with a team of six students on the project, which involves university researchers from multiple schools and federal and local agencies.

  • Dr. Joseph Hupy
    Business donates drone to support UWEC geospatial program
    Friday, June 23, 2017

    A Wisconsin business owner is investing in UW-Eau Claire because its graduates have the hard-to-find geospatial technology skills that he needs to grow his industry. Peter A. Menet, president and CEO of Milwaukee-based Menet Aero recently donated a high-end drone to the geography department.

  • College of Education students working together
    UW-Eau Claire's master of education in professional development: A powerful learning adventure
    Tuesday, June 13, 2017

    UW-Eau Claire's master of education in professional development is a blended weekend and online program designed specifically for busy educators seeking a meaningful master’s degree that will have a lasting, positive impact on student learning.

  • UW-Eau Claire geography students and faculty.
    Studying tourism geography in Scotland
    Monday, June 5, 2017

    When a dozen Blugolds visited popular tourist destinations in Scotland this spring, they were doing much more than sightseeing. The UW-Eau Claire geography majors, along with two of their professors, were gathering information and other data necessary to analyze how effectively Scotland is marketing itself to visitors from abroad, specifically millennials.

  • Human Sciences and Services building
    UW-Eau Claire signs agreements for NTC, WITC social work transfers
    Monday, May 22, 2017

    Students holding an associate's degree in from two area technical colleges now have improved options for transferring to UW-Eau Claire and pursuing a bachelor's in social work, thanks to newly signed articulation agreements.

  • Dr. Paula Kleintjes Neff
    Researchers find value in using literature to teach science
    Friday, May 19, 2017

    Biology professor Paula Kleintjes Neff introduces literature into classes in addition to textbooks and scientific papers — and finds the innovative teaching strategy makes a difference for students.

  • Dr. Ezra Zeitler
    Geography professor wins prestigious national teaching award
    Thursday, May 18, 2017

    A University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire geography professor with a talent and passion for creating learning experiences in his classroom and around the world has received a prestigious national teaching award. Dr. Ezra Zeitler, an associate professor of geography and anthropology, is the recipient of the 2017 Higher Education Distinguished Teaching Award from the National Council for Geographic Education.

  • Cassie Ott, second from right
    Life's challenges help new grad find career path
    Tuesday, May 9, 2017

    They say that when life gives you lemons, you make lemonade. Cassondra (Cassi) Ott has made a lot of lemonade during her years as a Blugold. A psychology major who will earn her degree from UW-Eau Claire in May, Cassi has battled health issues and has suffered the loss of several loved ones during her time in school, and is choosing a career helping others with similar challenges.

  • Proposed graduate curricular changes in College of Arts and Sciences
    Friday, May 5, 2017

    The following courses have been proposed as new or revised graduate course offerings in the graduate curriculum.

  • Spring campus shot with flowers.
    Academics, diplomats to debate peace and security in Eurasia
    Tuesday, May 2, 2017

    Academics and diplomats from the United States and Europe will gather this week at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire to debate how peace and security can best be achieved in Eurasia — a region that includes Europe and Asia — and what policies the U.S. should adopt to promote those actions. The Lazda Symposium on Global Issues will host the two-day event, titled “U.S. Foreign Policy and the Future of Eurasian Security.” The symposium, free and open to the public, will include a series of discussions Friday and Saturday, May 5-6, in Hibbard Hall and Schneider Hall on UW-Eau Claire’s lower campus.

  • Hannah (left) and Lisa (Knuppel) Olejniczak
    New grad follows in her mother's footsteps
    Monday, May 1, 2017

    Hannah and Lisa (Knuppel) Olejniczak are proving that there might just be something to the old adage about the apple not falling far from the tree. After all, when Hannah graduates this spring from UW-Eau Claire — her mother’s alma mater — both will be Blugold alumni, and the mother-daughter duo will have each earned a degree in health care administration.

  • Kelsey Meter
    Nursing grad puts skills to use in hometown
    Monday, May 1, 2017

    What is the best thing about earning a doctorate of nursing practice degree from UW-Eau Claire? The chance to put her medical skills to use in her hometown, says Kelsey Meyer, who will serve as a primary care provider for Prevea Health in Cornell, where she grew up and still lives. Kelsey, who earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from UW-Eau Claire in 2013, will graduate May 20 with her DNP.

  • Woman pointing to a large computer screen with colorful charts.
    Enrollments surge in UW-Eau Claire's Master of Science in Data Science Program
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017

    Professionals preparing for the fast-growing field of data science are finding their future in big data with UW-Eau Claire’s online Master of Science in Data Science (MSDS) Program. Since the program’s launch two years ago, more than 90 students have started their journey toward a career as a data scientist.

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