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Garfield Avenue project affects travel on lower campus.

The project is expected to be completed in fall 2018, and the footbridge will be closed from late May to late August in both 2017 and 2018.

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  • Drone shot of Garfield Avenue project progress
    UW-Eau Claire construction update: Aug. 1, 2017
    Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017

    UW-Eau Claire overviews the work completed on the Garfield Avenue redevelopment project as of Aug. 1, 2017.

  • Katie Albin, a fifth-grade teacher at an Eau Claire elementary school, was one of three teachers who were part of this summer’s Blugold Beginnings coding camp. She hopes to incorporate coding into her classroom.
    Area students, teachers learn coding at summer camp
    Thursday, July 27, 2017

    Students and teachers from Eau Claire schools spent a week learning coding as part of UW-Eau Claire’s coding camp, a summer program that introduces campers to computer science. Blugold Beginnings has offered the coding camp for several years, but this year for the first time three Eau Claire Area School District teachers are joining the 50 Chippewa Valley 6th-12th graders who participate. The teachers hope to learn how they can incorporate coding into their own teaching, something they say would be valuable given the level of interest their students have in technology.

  • Sophie Topper, 9, is building her math skills and confidence through her work with school psychology graduate student Jill Heitman.
    Summer program helps kids overcome math struggles
    Friday, July 21, 2017

    Math has never been at the top of Sophie Topper’s list of favorite things to do. Yet this summer the 9-year-old is eager to get to her math class every morning and she talks nonstop about what she learned all the way home. Why the sudden interest in story problems, math facts and fractions? The fourth-grader is one of a handful of youth participating in UW-Eau Claire’s summer math intervention program. The program pairs kids — typically elementary school students who need extra help with math — with school psychology graduate students to work on math skills.

  • Students walking on campus
    MONEY ranks UW-Eau Claire high for quality, affordability and outcomes
    Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    UW-Eau Claire ranks in the top 10 percent of U.S. universities in terms of educational quality, affordability and alumni success, according to MONEY’s 2017 “Best Colleges for Your Money” rankings.

  • Patti See
    See shares Circles of Change experience in essay
    Monday, July 10, 2017

    Wondering what it’s like to spend hours with a dozen people — mostly strangers — talking about race relations at UW-Eau Claire and in the Chippewa Valley? In a recent Volume One essay, Patti See shares her powerful experience as a part of a pilot Circles of Change discussion group.

  • Construction work along Garfield Avenue at UW-Eau Claire, June 30, 2017
    UW-Eau Claire construction update: July 1, 2017
    Monday, July 3, 2017

    UW-Eau Claire overviews the work completed on the Garfield Avenue redevelopment project as of July 2017.

  • Children tinkering, building and playing in a MakerSpace.
    UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education announces July program offerings
    Friday, June 30, 2017

    Check out the creative opportunities for your children with UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education programs. Offerings include Summer Institute, MakerSpace Summer Camp and ACT Test Preparation.

  • Confluence Arts Center final design
    Alumnus named Confluence Arts Center executive director
    Thursday, June 29, 2017

    Kevin Miller, a UW-Eau Claire alumnus, has been named the executive director of the Confluence Arts Center in Eau Claire following a national search.

  • New UW-Eau Claire residence hall concept drawing
    State Building Commission approves new UW-Eau Claire residence hall
    Wednesday, June 28, 2017

    At its June 28 meeting, the State of Wisconsin Building Commission unanimously approved the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire’s request for authority to construct a new residence hall on upper campus.

  • Chemistry students in lab with Dr. Hati
    UW-Eau Claire, Mayo Clinic Health System announce research agreement
    Wednesday, June 28, 2017

    UW-Eau Claire and Mayo Clinic Health System have announced a new agreement that will increase opportunities for research collaboration between the two institutions, create new avenues of learning for UW-Eau Claire students, and make way for projects that will lead to improved health and wellness in the community.

  • Dr. Joseph Hupy
    Business donates drone to support UWEC geospatial program
    Friday, June 23, 2017

    A Wisconsin business owner is investing in UW-Eau Claire because its graduates have the hard-to-find geospatial technology skills that he needs to grow his industry. Peter A. Menet, president and CEO of Milwaukee-based Menet Aero recently donated a high-end drone to the geography department.

  • College of Education students working together
    UW-Eau Claire's master of education in professional development: A powerful learning adventure
    Tuesday, June 13, 2017

    UW-Eau Claire's master of education in professional development is a blended weekend and online program designed specifically for busy educators seeking a meaningful master’s degree that will have a lasting, positive impact on student learning.

  • Eau Claire's Juneteenth celebration
    Local Juneteenth event to celebrate enrichment through diversity
    Friday, June 9, 2017

    Eau Claire's Juneteenth celebration, commemorating African American freedom and emphasizing education and achievement, will begin at 5:30 p.m. June 19 at Carson Park's Pine Pavilion.

  • Dave Kochendorfer (left) and Luke Kempen accept Wisconsin's 2017 Small Business Development Center of Excellence and Innovation Award.
    UW-Eau Claire SBDC celebrates client's success in state contest
    Thursday, June 8, 2017

    The UW-Eau Claire Small Business Development Center is celebrating the success of one of its clients, North Star Fire, an Eau Claire startup that is the grand prizewinner in the 2017 Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest.

  • Flowering tree in front of Centennial Hall
    Media shine spotlight on Eau Claire
    Wednesday, June 7, 2017

    Last summer, it was Time magazine shining a spotlight on Eau Claire in a story about the impact that the arts and local development is having on the city, as well as the role Blugolds are playing in shaping the Chippewa Valley’s future. This spring, Milwaukee Magazine, Madison Magazine, Minnesota Monthly and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel all have shared stories that highlight many of the awesome things that we know make Eau Claire such a great place to live, work, visit and study.

  • Downtown Eau Claire
    Blugold Radio sponsors 'Prex Claires,' a pre-festival downtown celebration
    Wednesday, June 7, 2017

    Blugold Radio and other area sponsors have created an exciting event in anticipation of the Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival, so be sure to check out the "night before" festivities. A celebration of local music and artists will take place throughout downtown Eau Claire on the evening of June 15. Don't miss out on this nod to Chippewa Valley musicians.

  • Children painting
    Continuing Education announces June program offerings
    Friday, June 2, 2017

    Check out the opportunities to grow professionally and personally through UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education programs. Offerings include personal enrichment, Summer Institute, Supervisory Management and a Geriatric Mental Health program.

  • Aerial photo of UW-Eau Claire Garfield Avenue redevelopment project, May 24, 2017
    UW-Eau Claire construction update: June 1, 2017
    Thursday, June 1, 2017

    UW-Eau Claire overviews the work completed on the Garfield Avenue redevelopment project as of June 1, 2017.

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