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UWL transfer student Lee Xiong once doubted that a college degree was in her future. Then she overcame the odds at UWL. Finding a home at UWL Posted 12:08 p.m. Friday, Oct. 23, 2020 Part 3 in a series of stories celebrating UWL transfer students Read more about Finding a home at UWL 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’ Khadel King, ‘19, is helping lead COVID-19 testing efforts at Hennepin Healthcare in the Twin Cities. King credits UWL’s Clinical Laboratory Science program for helping spark his career in medicine. Put to the test Posted 9 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020 Alum helps spearhead COVID testing at Minneapolis hospital Read more about Put to the test 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 $1.25 million grant In her photographic research essay, Going out on a limb Posted 2:59 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18, 2020 Grad’s project examines what trees can teach us Read more about Going out on a limb This is a sample caption. Video: A community partner Posted 1:20 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020 Community Engaged Learning is a mutually beneficial partnership between UWL and the community Read more about Video: A community partner UW-La Crosse’s Academic Advising Center and Career Services shared best practices to help nail the virtual interview during a UW-La Crosse Alumni Association What’s New Wednesdays virtual event in August. How to nail a virtual interview Posted 4:09 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020 Career advising expert shares the dos and don’ts of virtual interviewing Read more about How to nail a virtual interview Amanda Gasper, right, a senior student services coordinator in the UW-La Crosse Financial Aid Office, participates in an It Make$ Cents financial literacy program on campus prior to COVID-19. Gasper has received the national 2020 CashCourse Financial Educator of the Year Award, which honors an educator going above and beyond to promote financial literacy on their campus. Cash kudos Posted 12:42 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020 Campus financial helper finding success assisting students Read more about Cash kudos Career Services offices across the UW System have teamed up to offer virtual Career Treks beginning Wednesday, Sept. 9. Considering careers during COVID-19 Posted 11:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 4, 2020 UW System launches virtual career fair program Read more about Considering careers during COVID-19

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