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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 Read more →
Scholarships awarded Posted 9:54 a.m. Monday, Aug. 17, 2020 UWL Foundation allocates more than $1.2 million. Read more about Scholarships awarded Mattie Mae Krause, a biomedical major  on the pre-med track, has received the inaugural scholarship from the Tommy G. Thompson Center on Public Leadership. Krause was named Miss La Crosse Oktoberfest in 2016 and has been active in numerous campus and community organizations.
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A scholar leader Posted 4:10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, 2020 Student earns scholarship from Thompson Center on Public Leadership. Read more about A scholar leader The Applied HRM Service Learning Externship Team with its advisor. The team continues HR management outreach to non-profit organizations this semester. From left: Alexa Thurmes; Advisor Christa Kiersch; Ashley Smits; Kaitlyn Robbeloth; Jenna Lee and Morgan Brzank. The team earned an undergraduate research grant to continue their work during the spring 2020 semester.
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Connecting research to practice Posted 4:11 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, 2020 Students work on solutions to regional, non-profit human resources management challenges. Read more about Connecting research to practice Ethan Lucas, who plans to major in geography with a concentration in Geographic Information Systems, shares his personal and academic interests is in his scholarship applications, including his love of upper-level geography courses and his excitement about the potential of a GIS career path that will provide opportunities in diverse fields.
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UWL celebrates Maroon Tycoons Posted 1:53 p.m. Monday, Aug. 17, 2020 Group of 53 students earned $10,000 or more during the past year in scholarships. Read more about UWL celebrates Maroon Tycoons Carlos Galvez, Club Rotario Guatemala del Este member, and founder of La Chapina Bonita Stove Project stands with UWL student Kitt Drewiske.
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Opening hearts, improving homes Posted 4:12 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, 2020 Senior leads spring break service trip to Guatemala, receives $2,000 from Rada Award recipient. Read more about Opening hearts, improving homes 
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Top students Posted 4:12 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, 2020 Top seniors named; more than $1 million being awarded in scholarships. Read more about Top students Read more →
Macbeth Posted 4:12 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, 2020 UWL's actor-collaborated production offers a new take. Read more about Macbeth From left, Michael Szeszol, double major in psychology and English; and Joshua Barbara, biology major with minors in chemistry and psychology, both aim to continue research in graduate school. They prepare for that by conducting undergraduate research. Their project is related to a rare condition that affects how people perceive the world.
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Sensory experiment Posted 4:12 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, 2020 Undergraduate researchers develop test for rare condition where colors overlap with text, numbers. Read more about Sensory experiment UWL senior Rebekah Bain, who also works in Special Collections in UWL’s Murphy Library, developed a love for history at an early age. Now she is sharing that with those who ride La Crosse MTU. “I love history because everything that is happening today reflects what happened in the past,” she says. “I like learning about history and applying it to today.” 
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‘History on the Go’ Posted 4:12 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, 2020 UWL senior brings La Crosse history trivia to city bus riders. Read more about ‘History on the Go’

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