Posts tagged with 'Transformational education':

A UWL mindfulness classes practices meditation outdoors on the UWL campus greens. The benefit of doing less Posted 3:48 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18, 2022 Rec Professor shares tips to do less and be more productive Read more about The benefit of doing less Story from Currents UWL's inaugural Community Engaged Fellows (from left to right): Avery Frankl, Gretta Kraus and Samantha Meister. All three say their fellowship experience has provided many valuable lessons. Fantastic fellows Posted 8 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022 Community Engaged Fellowships a win-win for students, nonprofits Read more about Fantastic fellows Linda Kastantin, ’91, is one of many Wisconsin residents 60 or older taking advantage of a state program that allows them to audit college classes for free. Kastantin is auditing a constitutional law course at UWL — something she has always wanted to do. Back to school Posted 8 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2022 Retirees enjoy opportunity to hit the books — at no cost Read more about Back to school William Savinkova and his father, Dimitri. William is following in his father’s footsteps by attending UWL as an exchange student this fall. A family tradition Posted 8 a.m. Monday, Oct. 31, 2022 Exchange student traces father’s footsteps by attending UWL Read more about A family tradition Dr. Shuma Iwai teaches in the Race, Gender and Sexuality Studies program. The program takes an intersectional approach – combining the insights of scholars in different fields regarding inequalities related to race, gender and sexuality, and class. Learning and living social justice Posted 8 a.m. Friday, Oct. 7, 2022 New Race, Gender and Sexuality Studies Department courses reflect on society’s ‘hidden histories’ and how students can bring about change Read more about Learning and living social justice Ashley Dobrogosz is the lead faculty member of UWL's new dance minor, part of the recently renamed Department of Theatre and Dance. 'Meant to move’ Posted 8 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022 Students, faculty embrace new dance minor Read more about 'Meant to move’ UW-La Crosse's new major in business analytics is set to launch in January 2023. Professor Peter Haried, the program's lead faculty member, says the major will cover an array of disciplines and provide students with experiential learning opportunities. New major meets big need Posted 8 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022 Business analytics major set to launch in January Read more about New major meets big need Andrea Hansen has focused her efforts on the intersecting issues of gender violence, anti-racism, economic justice, aging and care work, and community responses to immigration and the climate crisis. Living and Liberating Posted 7:05 a.m. Monday, Oct. 3, 2022 From eighth grade basketball to aging care, Hansen joins grassroots efforts to liberate and connect   Read more about Living and Liberating  LASO members pose for a photo during the 2021-22 academic year. ‘A community I could connect and relate to’ Posted 2:36 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022 UWL’s Latin American Student Organization provides clarity, community and cultural awareness  Read more about ‘A community I could connect and relate to’ An altar created for El Día  de Los Muertos celebration on campus in fall 2021. The event was organized by Latin American Student Organization (LASO). LASO is planning another Día  de Los Muertos celebration this fall. Hispanic Heritage Month events Posted 11:06 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022 Celebrate this year's Hispanic Heritage Month with UW-La Crosse activities Read more about Hispanic Heritage Month events

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