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The WIAA State High School Track & Field Meet brings thousands to the La Crosse area each spring. This was the event in 2019. The WIAA has  agreed to five-year contracts with UWL and Explore La Crosse to host the State Track and Field Championships in La Crosse through 2026. Still running Posted 10:35 a.m. Thursday, May 19, 2022 Agreements keep WIAA state track meet at UWL Read more about Still running UW-La Crosse alum Brian Gutekunst is entering his fifth season as general manager of the Green Bay Packers. His time at UWL, including a stint as a student assistant football coach, was crucial to his development as a talent evaluator. PHOTO CREDIT: Evan Siegle, Leader of the Pack Posted 8:06 a.m. Sunday, April 24, 2022 Brian Gutekunst’s path from UW-La Crosse to general manager in Titletown Read more about Leader of the Pack The UW-La Crosse Men’s Track and Field team, along with physical education faculty, hosted six sport camps to keep young children active during the first week of January. Photo by U.S. Army. Photo by Spc. Caitlin Wilkins, 50th Public Affairs Detachment. Welcoming our new neighbors Posted 11:36 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2022 UWL community engagement creates local partnerships to service and support the needs of Afghan people Read more about Welcoming our new neighbors Cassandra Berger, UWL's women's lacrosse coach and a Kwik Trip superfan, visited each of the chain's 457 Wisconsin stores in 2021. “I love that it’s a one-stop shop. I can go there for gas, for groceries — even Christmas gifts,” she says. “I can go on and on about the things I love about Kwik Trip.” PHOTO CREDIT: Tatum Miller Photography ‘Obsession is the right word’ Posted 9:10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022 UWL’s Cassandra Berger visits 457 Kwik Trips in one year Read more about ‘Obsession is the right word’ Spencer Reichart, a junior sprinter at UWL, tosses a ball to a child during the youth sports camps at Fort McCoy. The camps are intended to engage Afghan child evacuees while giving UWL students valuable experience working with children. UWL volunteers bring sports camps to Fort McCoy Posted 8:46 a.m. Monday, Jan. 10, 2022 Programs will support Afghan child evacuees Read more about UWL volunteers bring sports camps to Fort McCoy UW-La Crosse football player Rusty Murphy was worried about the impact of COVID-19 on local K-12 student-athletes. So, he co-founded Rising Athletes, a non-profit that strives to help youth sports programs by organizing, creating and sustaining opportunities for K-12 students. Rising Athletes Posted 3:08 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021 UW-La Crosse student creates non-profit benefitting K-12 athletes Read more about Rising Athletes Jackie Berube-Black, ’96, is the 15th woman to enter the USA Weightlifting Hall of Fame as an athlete. “This is special for me in a lot of ways. It gives a lot of purpose to all the years I spent chasing that dream.” World-class weightlifter Posted 3:05 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021 Jackie Berube-Black inducted into USA Weightlifting Hall of Fame Read more about World-class weightlifter Roger Harring, '58 & '62, coached UWL to three national championships between 1985 and 1995. Roger Harring Stadium at Veterans Memorial Field Sports Complex was later named in his honor. Hall of Fame football coach Roger Harring dies at 88 Posted 8:04 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2021 Harring led UWL for 31 seasons Read more about Hall of Fame football coach Roger Harring dies at 88 UWL Chancellor Joe Gow, second from right, and Paul Mueller, regional vice president for Mayo Clinic Health System, third from right, talk with UWL students in a Prairie Springs Science Center Lab following the research agreement announcement in November 2019. The two organizations have released the first projects in the Collaborative Seed Grant Program. Seed grants Posted 10:09 a.m. Wednesday, July 21, 2021 UWL, Mayo program funds new research projects Read more about Seed grants The 2020 transfer student award recipients from left to right: Karley Everson, Members of UWL's Records & Registration Office, Kira Greenfield, Natalie Jamison, Maija Tanberg and Hannah Trautsch UWL honors transfer students with annual awards Posted 11:23 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020 Awards recognize accomplishments in academics, athletics and more Read more about UWL honors transfer students with annual awards

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