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Peter Wilker, associate professor of microbiology, lectures during an immunology class at UW-La Crosse. Q & A addresses vaccine concerns, misconceptions Posted 8:37 a.m. Tuesday, April 13, 2021 UW-La Crosse infectious disease expert answers common questions about vaccine safety, efficacy and more Read more about Q & A addresses vaccine concerns, misconceptions Teachers participate in a 2017 workshop at UW-La Crosse where they built robots and learned about new ways to incorporate STEM — or science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts — in their classrooms. Physics doesn’t have to be hard! Posted 10:51 a.m. Tuesday, April 13, 2021 Five strategies every physics teacher should know Read more about Physics doesn’t have to be hard! Laptop computer on a desk. Monitor has the words: remote work. Will work from home become the norm? Posted 2:01 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021 UWL expert explains telecommuting benefits, challenges and the future of work Read more about Will work from home become the norm? 2019 photo of students walking on a campus sidewalk, recently cleared of snow. The best ice melt Posted 10:51 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021 Chemist explains what he buys for a slip-free winter  Read more about The best ice melt Graduation cap with words, Virtual graduation party ideas Posted 7:54 a.m. Monday, Dec. 7, 2020 8 ways to make your big day extra special — even at a distance Read more about Virtual graduation party ideas Political Science Professor Tim Dale shared How to talk politics with friends Posted 10:25 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020 With intense political polarization, these tips can keep conversations friendly and productive   Read more about How to talk politics with friends Red maple leaf with a hint of yellow and orange. Concentrations of diverse molecules in a leaf can make it appear multiple colors. Why do fall leaves change color? Posted 12:25 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, 2020 Chemist explains the basic science behind the beauty  Read more about Why do fall leaves change color? UW-La Crosse graduate Maria Lee discovered physical therapy after volunteering at a local hospital and job shadowing. College advisors recommend learning about health careers in an active way like this. What are the best healthcare degrees? Posted 4:01 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020 Five tips to finding your path in healthcare from our pre-health career expert Read more about What are the best healthcare degrees? Pair an app with a hiking trail for added fun and challenge. Fun outdoor activities to do while social distancing Posted 3:25 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, 2020 Looking for things to do near you? Here are 8 creative ideas courtesy of recreation specialists Read more about Fun outdoor activities to do while social distancing Thermal images of bees. Buzzworthy study on bee sleep Posted 3:17 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020 Back to the basics on bees: Study distinguishes sleep from other activities inside the honeycomb Read more about Buzzworthy study on bee sleep