Posts tagged with 'COVID-19 pandemic':

UW System Interim President Tommy Thompson discusses the importance of vaccinations Wednesday during a picnic attended by UWL students, faculty and staff. On Wednesday, UWL became the first comprehensive campus in the System to achieve a 70% student vaccination rate. A vaccine victory Posted 3:44 p.m. Friday, Sept. 3, 2021 UWL hits 70% student vaccination goal, pledges to go beyond Read more about A vaccine victory At UW-La Crosse, like most college campuses, face masks are mandatory in all public spaces. Top 7 items to add to your college packing list during COVID-19 Posted 9:23 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2021 Get started early and pack in shifts, watching for deals as you go Read more about Top 7 items to add to your college packing list during COVID-19 Story from Currents Student holds a sticker reading Q & A: The Delta variant and coronaviruses Posted 10:22 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021 Immunology expert discusses vaccine efficacy, future boosters and concerns about the Delta variant Read more about Q & A: The Delta variant and coronaviruses Story from Currents Valerie Krage, a lecturer in the Educational Studies Department, is the recipient of a 2021 Eagle Excellence in Academic Advising Award. Admired advisor Posted 9:23 a.m. Monday, Aug. 2, 2021 Valerie Krage wins 2021 Eagle Excellence in Academic Advising Award Read more about Admired advisor UWL students who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Oct. 15 can be entered into drawings for UWL prizes and scholarships. To become eligible, students must complete a short survey and grant UWL’s Student Health Center permission to confirm their vaccination status.  'Let's do this!' Posted 11:36 a.m. Monday, July 26, 2021 UWL launches incentive program to boost student vaccination rates Read more about 'Let's do this!' UWL Art Professor Jennifer Williams paints a portrait of Tami Plourde, co-owner and director of sales and marketing at Pearl Street Brewery. Williams visited some La Crosse business owners during the pandemic to put them on canvas to provide an insight into what people went through during the early days of the pandemic. ‘Painting us Forward’ Posted 4:52 p.m. Monday, July 19, 2021 Professor’s images of pandemic despair, hope on display Read more about ‘Painting us Forward’ Nico Lang and Cullen Schull, both May 2021 graduates, found success adapting their biochemistry research amid COVID-19. Resilient researchers Posted 10:21 a.m. Monday, July 19, 2021 Students adapt their research amid COVID-19 Read more about Resilient researchers The La Crosse Normal School band outside of what is now Wittich Hall. The university closed in mid-October 1918 due to the 1918 flu epidemic. Photo taken from the 1919 yearbook, courtesy of UWL Murphy Library Special Collections. How do pandemics change society? Posted 8:45 a.m. Monday, June 21, 2021 Professors share history lessons that could predict shifts in our post-pandemic lives Read more about How do pandemics change society? Story from Currents UW System Interim President Tommy Thompson received the 2020-21 Higher Education Advocate Award from the UWL Student Association on Friday. “I’ve never received an award from students in my whole life,” Thompson said. “This is very, very, very special.” An ardent advocate Posted 9:11 p.m. Monday, May 17, 2021 President Thompson receives UWL Student Association’s Higher Education Advocate Award Read more about An ardent advocate Chancellor Joe Gow shared the following column in the La Crosse Tribune. Reflecting on COVID-19 Posted 2:26 p.m. Tuesday, April 20, 2021 At UWL, pandemic has sparked ingenuity, partnerships, reflection Read more about Reflecting on COVID-19

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