Posts tagged with 'College of Arts, Social Sciences & Humanities':

UW-La Crosse's Jail Literacy Program has received the State Public Defender Board's Eisenberg Award, given each year to a person or program that has had a substantial impact on criminal justice and the indigent defense community.  Creative citation Posted 10:19 a.m. Monday, Jan. 25, 2021 UWL Jail Literacy Program wins state award Read more about Creative citation Brock McMullen, director of UWL’s Adapted Physical Education Teacher Preparation Program, works with a La Crosse area youth during an on-campus adapted sports program in 2019. UWL has received a $1.25 million U.S. Department of Education grant to help improve educational services for children with disabilities throughout the country by empowering the university’s Adapted Physical Education and School Psychology graduate programs. $1.25 million grant Posted 4:07 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020 Funds will make UWL’s reputable adapted phy ed, school psyc programs even better Read more about $1.25 million grant Former UWL Eagles baseball players Trevor Burmeister and Seth Feldman put together Woodside Sandlot at the Wisconsin Dells Woodside Complex in Mauston to allow high school, collegiate and minor league baseball players to play despite challenges with COVID-19. Play ball! Posted 7 a.m. Friday, Aug. 28, 2020 Pair of baseball alums lead summer program Read more about Play ball! Story from UWL Athletics UW-La Crosse Art Professor Jennifer Williams paints a portrait of Tami Plourde, co-owner and director of sales and marketing at Pearl Street Brewery. Williams is visiting La Crosse business owners to put them on canvas to provide an  insight into what people are going through during the pandemic. Her project is called, “Painting us Forward.” Pandemic paintings Posted 9:49 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020 Professor captures images of despair, hope Read more about Pandemic paintings Archaeology professor David Anderson, seen in this 2018 photo, has created 3D scans of ancient ruins and artifacts. The American Research Center in Egypt is using these scans to provide virtual tours of Egyptian tombs amid COVID-19. ‘It’s almost like you’re there’ Posted 4:50 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21, 2020 Prof’s 3D scans bring ancient Egypt to your living room Read more about ‘It’s almost like you’re there’ From left to right: UWL English faculty Ryan Friesen, Kelly Sultzbach and Matt Cashion are among nine UWL English instructors working with La Crosse County Jail inmates through the university’s Jail Literacy Program. “I don’t really see them as inmates anymore,” one professor says. “I see them as students.”
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Sharing stories while serving time Posted 12:06 p.m. Monday, Aug. 17, 2020 Program helps inmates harness the power of literature Read more about Sharing stories while serving time The Summer 2020 issue of the UWL Lantern. 
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Alum allure Posted 12:15 p.m. Monday, Aug. 17, 2020 Summer Lantern now online Read more about Alum allure Along with her research, UWL English Professor Kelly Sultzbach went on several, all-day, 10-mile hikes with a club made up of Liverpudlians.
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Global experiences Posted 3:07 p.m. Monday, Aug. 17, 2020 College of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities students and faculty make connections across the world Read more about Global experiences Tyler McDiarmid, ’03, primarily works as a music engineer which includes mixing both live and recorded music to create the best sound quality possible.
He’s on the team of music engineers tasked with overseeing the sound quality of “Saturday Night Live’s” visiting artists.
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‘Live from New York, it’s Saturday night!’ Posted 12:55 p.m. Monday, Aug. 17, 2020 Alum works behind the scenes for iconic sketch comedy show Read more about ‘Live from New York, it’s Saturday night!’ Gary Jon Isakson, ’81, has donated $1.325 million to the UWL Foundation to  create scholarships in the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities. A lasting legacy Posted 5:51 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2000 Unexpected gift touching generations Read more about A lasting legacy

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