Thomas Waalkens began service as buildings and grounds superintendent at the University of Wisconsin-Richland on Sept. 1.
Dr. John Cleveland has joined the University of Wisconsin-Richland faculty this fall as an assistant professor of mathematics.
These students recently earned the Associate of Arts & Science degree from the University of Wisconsin–Richland:
Jennifer Baldwin, Ontario;
Rebecca Kaul, Spring Green;
William (Billy) Page, Muscoda;
Shelbi Stowers and Loren Tock are helping Japanese students navigate a crash course intended to enhance their English-speaking skills and understanding of American culture. The Japanese students were on the University of Wisconsin-Richland Center campus July 30 through Aug. 8.
For a group of 81 Japanese teens, Richland Center and UW-Richland figure significantly into their first impressions of the USA. The students are on campus July 30 - August 8, taking part in a crash course to enhance their English speaking skills and understanding of American culture.
Last spring, UW-Richland students named her “Roadrunner of the Year,” in recognition of her support of campus activities, accessibility to students, and a positive attitude toward UW-Richland. She’s taught classes for five years at the University of Wisconsin-Richland.
Dr. Karen McLeer, University of Wisconsin-Richland associate professor of English, was chosen as the University of Wisconsin Colleges Teaching Scholar for 2013-2014. Her application was selected from among all professors of the 13-campus institution who applied.
Annette Hackbarth-Onson will join the University of Wisconsin-Richland staff on July 15. She will serve as assistant campus dean for student affairs, filling the position previously held by John Poole, who recently retired.
The University of Wisconsin-Richland Alumni Association has named two individuals to be honored as “Outstanding Alumni of 2013.” Educator and community leader Eileen Eberle, Spring Green, and Westby Coop Credit Union President and community leader Kevin Hauser, Richland Center will be honored dur
Three UW-Richland faculty members are among those engaged in the University of Wisconsin System Faculty College, which this year for the 14th time brought about 100 UW faculty to the Richland Center UW campus. The focus for the May 28-31 program is effective and innovative teaching to