Posts tagged with 'Sustainability':

Andrew Ericson, a May 2022 graduate, was recently named UWL's first sustainability program manager. “I’m very excited to be here, but more broadly, I think the creation of this position is an excellent step for the university, Sustainability starter Posted 4 p.m. Friday, July 29, 2022 Alum Andrew Ericson hopes to engage campus in new role Read more about Sustainability starter UW-La Crosse farmers market How to eat sustainably Posted 8:49 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021 Eight tips to find food that is good for the Earth, health, workers and cultures Read more about How to eat sustainably Story from Currents Pablo San Emeterio, ’18, is in his second year of a three-year environmental law program at Lewis & Clark Law School in Portland, Oregon. He credits his earth science minor at UWL for giving him a deeper understanding of the cases he's studying.  Back to earth (science) Posted 12:30 p.m. Friday, April 30, 2021 Alum’s minor proves useful in law school Read more about Back to earth (science) Jade Wahlgren, a senior majoring in archaeological studies, has received the inaugural Prairie Springs Environmental Leadership Award for students. The award recognizes a UWL student who is taking environmental action in the community and inspiring others to do the same. Promoting environmental justice Posted 9:39 a.m. Friday, Nov. 19, 2021 Wahlgren wins inaugural Prairie Springs Environmental Leadership Award for students Read more about Promoting environmental justice Kelly Sultzbach, an associate professor of English at UWL, has received the inaugural Prairie Springs Environmental Leadership Award for faculty. The award recognizes a UWL faculty member who is taking environmental action in the community and inspiring others to do the same. Environmental educator Posted 11:54 a.m. Tuesday, May 4, 2021 Sultzbach receives inaugural Prairie Springs Environmental Leadership Award for faculty Read more about Environmental educator UWL's Environmental Studies Program uses field trips — like this 2017 trip to the La Crosse River Marsh — to highlight the fundamental connections between human and nature. The program has seen a roughly 50% increase in enrollment over the past five years. Embracing the environment Posted 8:53 a.m. Monday, April 12, 2021 Environmental Studies minor attracts students of all majors Read more about Embracing the environment UW-La Crosse grad student Courtney Baker investigates microplastics in the Mississippi River in this 2019 photo. Through the Freshwater Collaborative, UWL students and faculty will continue to be global leaders in freshwater science and critical aquatic issues. River research Posted noon Tuesday, March 2, 2021 UWL, UW campuses aim to be global leaders in freshwater science Read more about River research A view of the La Crosse River Marsh from Miller Bluff. Applications now accepted for inaugural award Posted 9:43 a.m. Friday, Dec. 18, 2020 Two, $1,000 Prairie Springs Excellence awards will be given to a UWL undergraduate and a UWL instructor   Read more about Applications now accepted for inaugural award Cathy Van Maren tends to the volunteer-run victory garden at Aptiv Inc. — one of four in La Crosse. Van Maren, a longtime employee in UW-La Crosse's Upward Bound program, says the process of growing your own food allows people to save money, eat healthy and take back control of their lives. Fruits of their labor Posted 10:20 a.m. Monday, Jan. 25, 2021 La Crosse’s victory gardens reach end of successful first year Read more about Fruits of their labor

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