Posts tagged with 'Community Engagement':

A UW-La Crosse class will hold a drive-by food drop off Friday, April 23. Food drive Posted 11:09 a.m. Thursday, April 15, 2021 UW-La Crosse sets drive-by food drop off Read more about Food drive Read more-> New spin on a tasty tradition Posted 1:37 p.m. Thursday, April 1, 2021 International Banquet goes virtual with take-home meal kits Read more about New spin on a tasty tradition Students in Dan Plunkett’s REC 351 class are working with city officials and other local stakeholders to gauge public opinion toward plans for an indoor tennis complex at Green Island Park. The partnership is a kickoff to UWL’s new Community Engaged Learning program, which matches faculty experts and their students with organizations working to address issues in the community. Class lends time, talents to city tennis project Posted 8 a.m. Monday, March 22, 2021 Community engaged learning puts ball in students’ court Read more about Class lends time, talents to city tennis project La Crosse is fortunate to have a vast and vibrant business community — with stores, restaurants, events and activities that will appeal to students and families of all interests. UWL supports small businesses Posted 10:57 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021 Shopping locally even more important amid COVID-19 Read more about UWL supports small businesses UW-La Crosse Associate Professor John Kovari has spearheaded a study that explores La Crosse area communities sharing fire and EMS services. Community collaboration? Posted 9 a.m. Monday, Dec. 21, 2020 UWL prof spearheads study about fire, EMS cooperation Read more about Community collaboration? Rotary Lights entrance, 2016. The display uses more than 3 million lights to illuminate La Crosse's Riverside Park and has raised more than 4 million food items for local food pantries since 1995. Video: Students work security at Rotary Lights Posted 10:08 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020 UWL fraternity, Delta Sigma Phi, volunteers for holiday lights display since inception Read more about Video: Students work security at Rotary Lights Economics professor Mary Hamman has partnered with UWL Extended Learning to offer a series of free online workshops promoting data literacy among business owners and entrepreneurs. The project is part of Hamman's Swenson Baier Engaged Faculty Fellowship. Digging into data Posted 8:11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020 Online workshops to promote data literacy among businesses, entrepreneurs Read more about Digging into data Lisa Klein, UWL's community engagement coordinator, shows off the Queen of the cans Posted 1:40 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020 Klein’s structure wins Best Original Design in Canstruction® contest Read more about Queen of the cans UW-La Crosse senior Elyse Weber enjoyed painting in the outdoors earlier in October in rural La Crosse County when the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration opened the gate to 200 acres in Saint Joseph. The visit, along with others from UWL faculty and students, initiated future classes on the land, opening a new collaboration between the university and FSPA. Country class Posted 6 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020 Students head to rural La Crosse County for COVID safe haven Read more about Country class Lisa Klein, UWL's community engagement coordinator, helped create the university's signature A masterpiece made of meals Posted 2:16 p.m. Monday, Nov. 30, 2020 UWL Canstruction® project to support local food pantries Read more about A masterpiece made of meals

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