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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 Studying the website of the school where you are applying is a great way to prepare. How to write a college essay Posted 2:57 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6, 2020 Admissions counselors offer 11 tips to help your application essay stand out Read more about How to write a college essay 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 At UW-La Crosse, like most college campuses, face masks are mandatory in all public spaces. Top 7 items to add to your college packing list during COVID-19 Posted 3:15 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, 2020 Get started early and pack in shifts, watching for deals as you go Read more about Top 7 items to add to your college packing list during COVID-19