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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.More information
Towers Hall, UW-Eau Claire's largest residence hall, became Karlgaard Towers on Sept. 29 in recognition of Marilyn and David Karlgaard, Blugold alumni whose history of giving to the UW-Eau Claire Foundation includes the largest sum in support of student scholarships in university history.
The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Foundation Board of Directors recently elected new officers, welcomed new members and honored outgoing members.
Demolition and remediation work is beginning on the riverfront property site that is the future home of the Sonnentag Event and Recreation Complex.
UW-Eau Claire is again ranked among the top five public regional universities in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report in its 2018 Best Colleges rankings.
The welcome mat will be rolled out in an even bigger way for University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire prospective students, alumni and other campus visitors when a new University Welcome Center opens in 2020.
From on-campus organizations to international associations, our faculty and staff have been recognized for their outstanding teaching, advising, scholarship, and service. View the various awards and honors that our faculty and staff have received.
Chancellor James Schmidt overviews the measures he and UW System President Ray Cross have taken to advocate for DACA recipients following the Sept. 5 decision by President Donald Trump’s administration to end the program following a six-month delay.
Seven UW-Eau Claire faculty and staff members were recognized for excellence during the university's academic year opening meeting Aug. 22.
Following the horror of the violent events that unfolded in Charlottesville in recent days, Chancellor James Schmidt reiterates he will work to to preserve UW-Eau Claire's mission and values, and that our diversity is integral to the spirit of our campus community.
A new mixed-use building at 222 Water St. in Eau Claire has been named for three local individuals in recognition of their gifts of more than $1 million in support of people, programs and facilities at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
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.
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.
Long after they graduate, Blugolds continue to embrace opportunities to immerse themselves in cultural experiences throughout the world.The Rev. Tom Lindner, a 1982 journalism graduate and former newspaper editor who left journalism 25+ years ago for the priesthood, recently returned from a 200-mile hike across northern Spain. He shares his story of following a famous pilgrimage path, known as the Camino de Santiago.
Even though Sona Mehring realized long ago that nursing was not her thing, she still found a way to help millions of people around the world during their health crises. Sona — a 1983 UW-Eau Claire computer science graduate — retired in June from CaringBridge, a website she founded 20 years ago to help patients’ families and friends easily connect and communicate during a medical crisis.
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.
Passionate, innovative, determined, inspiring. These are all words that people have used to describe UW-Eau Claire information systems alumna Beatris Mendez-Gandica, who is doing her part to inspire the next generation of women to enter the STEM fields.
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.
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.
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