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Community Engaged Learning proposals now being accepted for spring 2023

Does your course fit the Community Engaged Learning (CEL) program criteria for undergraduate or graduate programs? Find out how to receive a CEL designation on your course section by reviewing this brief Community Engaged Learning program process infographic. Learn more about the program by visiting the Community Engagement for Instructors webpage. Find community partners on the UWL Community Idea Exchange. The deadline to apply is Sept. 15, 2022.


University of Wisconsin La Crosse Surplus Auction ending August 15 2022

UW-La Crosse will conduct a sale of surplus property in partnership with the online auctions site through Aug. 15. Pre-registration and a bidder number is required prior to submitting bids. Terms and conditions of sale, along with contact information can be found on the auction's website. This auction is located under UW System Multi Locations auction number 22-873, lots 85977 - 86004. Items include: weight benches, training equipment, taekwondo equipment, mats and much more.


Jeans Day for Charity

UWL is one of many local organizations that participates in “Jeans Day” each month and is sponsored by the La Crosse Tribune. Donations go to designated local, non-profit charities or organizations each month. The charity this month is ARC of La Crosse. Locate your building contact person on the list below, contribute, and collect your Jeans Day sticker. (It is not necessary to wear jeans to participate.) This is a great way to unite our campus in supporting local non-profit organizations in the Greater La Crosse area. Thank you for being part of UWL's support of this local charity! 

Building contacts:

  • Maegan Ames, Cleary Alumni & Friends Center
  • Tony Hansen, 1010 Eagle Hall
  • Faith Bergin, 149 Graff Main Hall
  • Karen Brandt, 2229 Wittich Hall
  • Karen Daniel, 3230 Student Union
  • Leah Davis, 235 Morris Hall
  • Laura Garves, 4300 Centennial Hall
  • Lori Hanson, 4004 Cowley Hall
  • Ingrid Iverson, 111 Murphy Library
  • Bonnie Jancik, 114 Archaeology Center Lab
  • Jamie Schrader, 1091 Health Science Center
  • Ann Reman, 103 Maintenance Building
  • Jeanne Voss, 124 Mitchell Hall
  • Maureen Spencer, 240 Wing Technology Center

UWL Dining

Final Patio Days set for Aug. 10

The final Patio Days lunch at the Student Union is set for Wednesday, Aug. 10. Lunch will be served from 11a.m. - 1 p.m. The cost is $6.50 and includes an entree, two side items, and a beverage. Check out the menu. See you for lunch!


UWL In the News


UW-La Crosse hires first sustainability program manager, La Crosse Tribune, July 29

LA CROSSE TALK PM: How many chicken sandwiches an hour would it take for you to work in fast food? (Interview with UWL professor), WIZM News, July 31


UW-La Crosse professor earns state innovation honor, La Crosse Tribune, Aug. 1Wednesday

Cultural Entomology: Insects in Our Lives (Presentation by UWL faculty member), PBS Wisconsin, Aug. 2Thursday

Recent UWL graduate hired as university’s first sustainability program manager, WKBT News 8, Aug. 3

After clearing Democratic field in US Senate Race, Mandela Barnes faces toughest battle of political career (UWL professor is a source), Wisconsin Public Radio, Aug. 4

Primaries Bring Big Losses For Incumbent GOP State Lawmakers (UWL professor is a source), Associated Press, Aug. 4Friday

With one last campaign corn roast, US Rep. Ron Kind thanks supporters for his 2 decades in Congress (UWL professor emeritus is a source), Wisconsin Public Radio, Aug. 5


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