Aug 2015

Fulfillment and exhaustion apparent as Japanese Youth Program wraps

8/10/15By UW-Richland

While planning by University of Wisconsin-Richland’s Continuing Education staff began more than a year ago, for the 55 international high school students involved in the Japanese Youth Program, it largely starts with flights from Japan into...

UW-Richland geologist Emerson promoted to professor

8/5/15By UW-Richland

University of Wisconsin-Richland geologist Dr. Norlene Emerson was promoted in July to the rank of full professor.  Dr. Emerson is a native of Richland Center and alum of UW-Richland.  She joined the campus staff in 2002 where she teaches a...

Jul 2015

Dr. Norlene Emerson awarded $360K grant from National Science Foundation

7/29/15By UW-Richland

University of Wisconsin-Richland’s Dr. Norlene Emerson was awarded a $360K, four-year grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support geoscience education at community colleges nationwide.  The award is part of a larger $3 million...

Apply now for college this fall at UW-Richland

7/24/15By UW-Richland

Those considering college this fall at the University of Wisconsin-Richland will want to take action soon as fall classes begin Wednesday, September 2.  Applying for admission is easy - look for a big red button on the UW-Richland website home...

Incoming freshman train to become IT staff at UW Colleges

7/23/15By UW-Richland

University of Wisconsin Colleges Student Information Technology Training Program is being hosted this week on the University of Wisconsin-Richland campus.  Information Technology (IT) staffers from six UW campuses and 10 student-trainees...

Music Department offers opportunity to join Campus/Community Choir

7/22/15By UW-Richland

University of Wisconsin-Richland Music Director, Toby Shucha, is offering community members in the area a new opportunity to participate in a concert choir.  Formal experience or not, anyone of high school age or older is encouraged to join...

College for Kids and Middle School U at UW-Richland

7/16/15By UW-Richland

JULY 16, 2015

They built robots that visited the valleys, craters and volcanoes of Mars, experienced high-tech treasure hunting with geocaching, got FIT with food, found their way with orienteering, had hands-on cooking, chemistry, and...

At UW-Richland: Kelpinski joins Campus View student housing staff

7/14/15By UW-Richland

Lindsay Kelpinski has joined the staff of Campus View - housing for University of Wisconsin-Richland students. A full-time employee who lives on-site, as residence hall director she works under the supervision of the executive director. Her...

UW-Richland Precollege connects students to college life and one another

7/9/15By UW-Richland

The University of Wisconsin-Richland Precollege Program 2015 on-campus week, held July 6-10, helped to prepare 65 Wisconsin and Illinois middle and high-school students to meet the challenges of going to college while gaining confidence and a...

Connor joins UW-Richland staff as marketing & communications director

7/7/15By UW-Richland

Shawna Connor, Viola, began service as interim director of marketing and communications at the University of Wisconsin-Richland on July 7.

Connor is responsible for developing and implementing the campus marketing plan, overseeing all...