News & Media

22 Articles in "UW Institution Work" and "UW-Eau Claire"

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 11, 2017

Minneapolis company that formed at UW-Eau Claire to launch nation's largest youth sports directory

SportsEngine, Inc. of Minneapolis, a company that originated in a dorm room at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, is about to launch what will be the largest youth sports directory in the nation.

Jul 6, 2017

Mayo Clinic Health System, UW-Eau Claire announce collaborative research agreement

Mayo Clinic Health System and UW-Eau Claire on June 28th announced a new research agreement between the two institutions.

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.

Jun 20, 2017

UW-Eau Claire alumnus creates music-fueled workout app

UW-Eau Claire alumnus Jeffrey Kern has developed a workout application that combines elements of encouragement and music to make running more enjoyable.

Mar 31, 2017

UW-Eau Claire research team involved in significant Holocaust history discovery

A research team from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire was on hand to take part in research on a recently discovered notable piece of Holocaust history.