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20 Articles in "UW Institution Work" and "UW-River Falls"

Oct 13, 2017

Restructuring of UW campuses bolsters education opportunities

UW System President Ray Cross stated that he will propose a UW College-UW four year institutions merge before the Board of Regents in November; Cross is introducing this proposal in hopes of expanding education opportunities in a time where there are dramatic declines in demographics at UW schools. In integrating the various 13 two-year institutions into the four-year institutions state wide, Cross's goal is to amplify access and fortify educational opportunities across the state. 

Read more about the proposal here

Aug 28, 2017

UW-River Falls assistant professor receives funding from first year of national research initiative

Assistant Professor of Agricultural Engineering Matthew Digman, of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, has been awarded a grant as part of the U.S. Alfalfa Farmer Research Initiative.

Jun 20, 2017

SBA Small Business Innovation National Road Tour coming to Wisconsin

The SBIR Road Tour will give small businesses in Wisconsin the coveted opportunity to learn more about America's largest seed fund for research and development when it makes a stop in the state on July 18.

Mar 28, 2017

Team VetNex wins 2017 Innovation Challenge held at UW-River Falls

Team Vetnex won the Innovation Challenge held at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.

Mar 28, 2017

UW-River Falls Chancellor named to state investment committee

UW-River Falls Chancellor Dean Van Galen has been named as the UW Chancellor member of the Ideavance Advancement Committee.

Feb 7, 2017

UW-River Falls SBDC graduates first class of entrepreneurs

The first 10 students graduated from the UW-River Falls Small Business Development Development Center's Entrepreneurial Training Program in December.

Jan 16, 2017

UW-River Falls students travel to South Pole for research

Two UW-River Falls physics students will soon begin researching cosmic rays at the South Pole as part of the longest continuously running experiment in Antarctica.

Dec 14, 2016

UW-River Falls holds annual Fall Gala

UW-River Falls held its annual fall showcase to celebrate research, scholarly and creative activity at the university.