Biology professor receives NSF funding to continue plant light response research
Dr. Derek Gingerich, an associate professor of biology, has received a three-year $214,510 grant from the National Science Foundation to continue a faculty-student collaborative research project related to how plants respond to light. > Full story.
Forum on campaign, election reforms set for April 7
Common Cause in Wisconsin will hold a free public forum titled 'What Ever Happened to Good Government in Wisconsin? And How Can We Fix It?' > Full story.
English professor, literacy program get civic engagement awards
Dr. Ruth Cronje has received WiCC's Sister Joel Read Civic Engagement Practitioners Award, which recognizes outstanding faculty and staff members who have made significant contributions to the area of civic engagement on their campuses. > Full story.
Fiction writer Phong Nguyen to read at UW-Eau Claire
The Blugold Visiting Writer Series announces that fiction writer Phong Nguyen will read in the Hibbard Penthouse at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 9. The reading is free and open to the public. > Full story.
Alumnus named curator for Packers Hall of Fame
Brent Hensel will use his skills and experience to help others understand the importance of the only community-owned professional sports franchise in the United States and the rich history of the team and National Football League. > Full story.
Women's Concert Chorale surprises Irish pub patrons
Singers from the UW-Eau-Claire Women's Concert Chorale surprised locals of Peadar O'Donnell's bar in Derry with their beautiful rendition of The Parting Glass. > Full story.
Economics graduate chosen to present research on Capitol Hill
Laurelyn Sandkamp, a 2013 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire economics graduate from Lake Geneva, is one out of 60 presenters chosen from more than 600 applications to present her research to top decision-makers in the nation's capital. > Full story.
Faculty spotlightDr. Derek Gingerich has received a National Science Foundation grant to study plant light response. > Full story.
David Strenke has received the Duncan Award for Best Paper in Philosophy. > Full story.