Service in small Costa Rican fishing village shapes students' thinking, future plans
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.
Input sought into future of the grounds at the Priory
Individuals and organizations in the Eau Claire area are invited to join University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire students, faculty and staff in providing input into the future of the grounds at The Priory. > Full story.
Alumni take on campus spruce-up project through employer's outreach program
Several UW-Eau Claire alumni who now work in management for Sherwin-Williams in Eau Claire have found a way to give back to their alma mater through their employer's annual community outreach initiative. > 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.