Posts tagged with 'Exercise & Sport Science':

UWL alums Amy Kiefer, ’10, left, and Abby Green, have started numerous initiatives to help women through the challenging changes of pregnancy, motherhood and more. One is the HERself podcast. Helping HERself Posted 10:31 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021 Alums offer advice, help for women Read more about Helping HERself As director of sports sales and events at the La Crosse County Convention & Visitors Bureau, Jeremiah Burish, ’12, convinces organizations from across the country to hold their events in the Coulee Region. In La Crosse, he says, “there really is something for everyone.” ‘Something for everyone’ Posted 12:55 p.m. Wednesday, June 9, 2021 Alum helps bring sporting events to Coulee Region Read more about ‘Something for everyone’ Senior Connor Lisowski's advice to other transfer students is to put yourself out there. Attracted by a ‘top-notch’ program Posted 8:59 a.m. Friday, Oct. 23, 2020 Part 2 in a series of stories celebrating UWL transfer students Read more about Attracted by a ‘top-notch’ program Junior Kira Greenfield left her previous college because it wasn't a good match with her career path. After coming to UWL for a campus tour, she says, ‘The place I needed to be’ Posted 9 a.m. Friday, Oct. 23, 2020 Part 1 in a series of stories celebrating UWL transfer students Read more about ‘The place I needed to be’ 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 Michele Thorman, retired director of UWL’s Physical Therapy program, started the Thorman Family Pay It Forward Scholarship supporting PT students who have overcome adversity. Thorman also served on the UWL Foundation Board of Directors for nine years and chaired its scholarship. PT shot in the arm Posted 6 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2020 Leaving a Legacy: Family scholarship supports students overcoming adversity Read more about PT shot in the arm Carl Foster, an exercise and sport science professor at UW-La Crosse, has been named to the U.S. Speed Skating Hall of Fame. Foster is being inducted as a contributor to the sport after spending three decades as an exercise physiologist for Team USA.
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A Hall of Fame career — on ice Posted 2:32 p.m. Monday, Aug. 17, 2020 UWL’s Carl Foster honored for scientific contributions to speed skating Read more about A Hall of Fame career — on ice Great Value Colleges ranked UWL No. 16 among its 100 Most Affordable Public Schools with the Highest ROI.
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Top ROI Posted 2:32 p.m. Monday, Aug. 17, 2020 UWL ranked high nationally and is state’s top ranked Read more about Top ROI A view of the fieldhouse project from the bleachers of Roger Harring Stadium at Veterans Memorial Field Sports Complex.
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Fieldhouse gets green light Posted 2:32 p.m. Monday, Aug. 17, 2020 State Building Commission approves project, construction begins in August Read more about Fieldhouse gets green light

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