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UWL education student Samantha Griesbach raised $1,200 and donated 150 culturally responsive books to six schools near her hometown of Stratford, Wisconsin. Griesbach says she was inspired to act after watching social injustices dominate the news last summer. Doing her part Posted 8 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021 UWL student donates culturally responsive books to Wisconsin schools Read more about Doing her part Penny Kroening, '85, has received a 2020 Burt and Norma Altman Teacher Education Award for her remarkable career as a physical education teacher. “It’s always been my passion to meet kids where they are and help them feel empowered,” she says. Terrific teacher Posted 11:30 a.m. Monday, March 8, 2021 Alum recognized for outstanding career in physical education Read more about Terrific teacher Cindy Marten, '88, has been nominated to serve as deputy secretary of education in the Biden Administration. Marten has credited UWL for helping lay the foundation of her career in education. Alum nominated for role in Biden administration Posted 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021 Cindy Marten would serve as deputy secretary of education Read more about Alum nominated for role in Biden administration Michelle Griffin-Wenzel, ’06, was recently named Wisconsin’s Outstanding Biology Teacher of the Year. The Germantown High School teacher says she loves her job because no two days are the same. Best in biology Posted 2:36 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 10, 2020 Alum named Wisconsin’s Outstanding Biology Teacher of the Year Read more about Best in biology Aaron Scott, a 2007 alum of UW-La Crosse, was featured this fall on NBC's Finding his ‘Voice’ Posted 11:42 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020 Alum Aaron Scott stars on hit singing show Read more about Finding his ‘Voice’ Read more →
Eagle Edge Posted 3:13 p.m. Monday, Aug. 17, 2020 View the summer issue of the School of Education news Read more about Eagle Edge Meredith Conn, ‘03, has been named the new state command chief of the Wisconsin Air National Guard — the first woman to hold that position. “I think my contributions to the state leadership team and to our airmen will be less about my gender and more about the diversity I bring to the table,” she says.
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Serving her country, community Posted 8:36 a.m. Monday, Aug. 17, 2020 Meredith Conn named command chief of Wisconsin Air National Guard. Read more about Serving her country, community 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 Read more →
Scholarships awarded Posted 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 23, 2020 UWL Foundation allocates more than $1.2 million. Read more about Scholarships awarded Alice Svec, ’59, is giving back in her field of elementary education. She taught third and fourth grade in Janesville, Wisconsin, and South St. Paul, before becoming a nurses aide for 51 years.
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A woman of many hats Posted 3 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019 Alumna's estate gift will support future educators forever. Read more about A woman of many hats

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