Posts tagged with 'Increasing Community engagement':

In-clinic situations for UWL radiation therapy students may be just scenarios, but for them to be able to think on their feet in similar, real-life situations when they get on the job is critical. It’s one of the reasons the UWL program has been ranked among the top 15 programs in the country. No. 7 nationally Posted 5 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 28, 2021 Radiation Therapy Program combines classroom, clinical experiences Read more about No. 7 nationally Member Jacob Dunnum proudly shows the first catch of the day for the Ice-Fish-A-Thon 2021 on Lake Onalaska. Eight UW-La Crosse Sigma Tau Gamma members raised $3,610 for Special Olympics. Fishing for fun-ds Posted 8 a.m. Friday, Feb. 26, 2021 UWL fraternity finds creative way to fundraise Read more about Fishing for fun-ds UWL’s Adapted Physical Education Program holds programs for area children, like this one in 2018. Hands-on training programs like these for UWL graduate students are key for those learning the discipline. This spring two alums are earning the two national scholarships available to doctoral candidates in physical education. An Adapted distinction Posted 11:10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021 UW-La Crosse alums earn prestigious national scholarships Read more about An Adapted distinction 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 Peter Marina, an associate professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice at UW-La Crosse, has developed a six-week online course that will help local law enforcement embrace human rights policing. A better way to protect and serve Posted 11:25 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021 Course will help law enforcement uphold human rights Read more about A better way to protect and serve Three students working on the COVID-19 archive project at the Murphy Library Special Collections Area Research Center include, from left, Amber Boesel, Psychology and Art; Erin Spierings, Archaeology; Brittney DeChambeau, History Education. They are documenting what UWL alumni, students, faculty and staff have been experiencing during the pandemic. COVID collections Posted 1:57 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021 Wanted: Images, stories about COVID’s impact Read more about COVID collections Jen Barney, owner of Meringue Bakery & Café in downtown La Crosse, credits the UW-La Crosse Small Business Development Center for helping get her business off the ground amid COVID-19. Piece of cake Posted 9:11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 8, 2021 SBDC helps local baker launch her business Read more about Piece of cake UWL’s Community Engagement Council has released a Civic Action Plan detailing how the university aims to bolster student education and address critical issues throughout the community. “The purpose of the UWL CAP is to renew the university’s commitment to the Wisconsin Idea … which is a guiding philosophy that education should influence people’s lives beyond the classroom,” explains Lisa Klein, UWL’s community engagement coordinator. Committed to the community Posted 1:11 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29, 2021 Civic Action Plan details UWL community engagement efforts Read more about Committed to the community Winter 2021 Lantern exclusively online. Read more-> Exclusively online Posted 1:49 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 The Lantern: Alumni Association publishes latest news on campus, alums Read more about Exclusively online Economics Professors Lisa Giddings and Sheida Babakhani Teimouri recently shared their expertise with a pair of personal finance websites. Giddings discussed compound interest, while Teimouri answered questions related to secured credit cards. Economic expertise Posted 2:22 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021 Profs share insight on personal finance topics Read more about Economic expertise

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