Online version of UW-Eau Claire's magazine for alumni and friends  

View Spring 2009 features graphic

Justin Vernon outside his rural Fall Creek home.

The indie music sensation that is Bon Iver

Justin Vernon '04 is gaining international acclaim as founder of and frontman for indie band Bon Iver.

Jasmine Wiley and Richard St. Germaine

Fine fellows

Blugold Fellows find that early opportunities for collaborative research pave the way to their success.

UW-Eau Claire alumni Larry Vorpahl, Kurt Mueller and Tom Day

Bringing home the bacon

A partnership with Hormel Foods Corp. leads to training and career opportunities for business students.

Jodi Simek '97

Truly immersed

Immersion experiences offer students the chance to apply their classroom learning in life-changing ways.

Eau Claire Rivermen graphic

The origin of the Blugold

Throughout UW-Eau Claire's history, members of the campus community and others have asked, "What is a Blugold?"

Excellence. Our Measure. Our Motto. Our Goal.