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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 the CEL program works 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. 1.


21st annual Multicultural Scholarship Golf Outing set for June 6

The 21st annual Multicultural Student Scholarship Golf Outing will take place at noon, Monday, June 6, at Pine Creek Golf Course, in La Crescent, MN

Over the last 21 years, the university has hosted the event to support scholarships for multicultural students who want to achieve their academic goals at UWL.

Through involvement and generosity, numerous students who received the scholarship have graduated and gone on to serve as ambassadors for UWL in their communities.

Connect with colleagues, make new friends and support students.


UWL surplus auction ending May 31

UWL will conduct a sale of surplus property in partnership with the online auction site running through May 31. Pre-registration and a bidder number are 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 under UW System Multi Locations auction number 22-595.  A few items include: Stage lights, refrigerator, concrete blocks, tables and desks.


Murphy Library Notes

Summer library hours, resources and services

Summer is a great time to use Murphy Library. Enjoy all the great resources the library offers in an environment that is quieter and more relaxed than during the regular semesters. 

Summer hours May 23 through Aug. 12: 

      Sunday: 2-8 p.m.

      Monday through Wednesday: 7:30 a.m.-8:00 p.m.

      Thursday through Friday: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

      Saturday: closed

More information about hours and services for the library, Reference Services, Special Collections/Area Research Center and Murphy Learning Center is available on the blog.


UWL In the News


WATCH NOW: Moon Tunes to mark 10th anniversary season, (UWL Screaming Eagles to perform in September), La Crosse Tribune, May 14. 

Kennan Timm, longtime UWO sports information director, to retire  (Timm's term included years at UW-La Crosse with the promotion of four national championship teams. UW Oshkosh Today, May 13. 

UW-L Hosts the MVC conference track and field championships, May 14. 

UW-La Crosse pushes for Phase II of Prairie Springs Science Center, La Crosse Tribune, May 15. 

CAMPUS CONNECTION: UW-La Crosse senior receives Hoeschler Award for Excellence, La Crosse Tribune, May 15.  

More than 1,500 graduates celebrate at UW-La Crosse 2022 commencement ceremony, WKBT-TV, May 15.  

UW-L celebrates the graduating class of 2022, WXOW-TV, May 15.  


UW-La Crosse plans police memorial ceremony, WKBT, May 16. 

'Here & Now' Highlights: State Rep. Barbara Dittrich, State Sen. Kelda Roys, Anne Hlavacka (Hlavacka is UWL Small Business Development Center director) PBS Wisconsin, May 16.  

Tackling Debt: Advice from La Crosse, Onalaska experts to achieve financial peace  (Features UWL Loan Program Coordinator Terry Micks) WKBT-TV, May 16.  

With the spring semester over move out begins, WXOW-TV, May 16.  


UW-L hosts La Crosse County memorial ceremony for law enforcement, WIZM News, May 19.  

UW-La Crosse hosts 20th annual La Crosse County law enforcement memorial 

WKBT TV 8, May 19. 

UWL helped honor law enforcement officers, WXOW-TV 19, May 19. 


WIAA keeping State Track Meet in La Crosse through 2026,  WXOW-TV 19, May 20. 

High school sports: WIAA extends state track and field agreement with UW-La Crosse through 2026, La Crosse Tribune, May 20. 

La Crosse will continue to host WIAA state track & field meet through 2026, WIZM News, May 20. 

Fort McCoy observes May as Asian-American, Pacific Islander Heritage Month with observance, (UWL professor is source), The Defense Visual Information Distribution Service, May 20.  

La Crosse to remain State Track host through 2026, WISC-TV, May 20.  

DeForest graduate Kopplin named state's best teacher (Kopplin is UWL alum), DeForst Times Tribune, May 20. 

Kennedy Center hosts American College Theatre Festival National Awards, (UWL received numerous honors),, May 20. 



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Jenn Taylor, RMTR Department thanks the team who planned the 2022 UWL Research & Creativity Symposium

Thanks to the team who planned the 2022 UWL Research & Creativity Symposium for undergraduates, graduate students and faculty in the Union on May 6. Presentations showcased the innovative research on campus and in the community. I really appreciate the time, work, and attention to detail put into this great event.
— Jenn Taylor, RMTR Department

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