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43 Articles in "Event News" or "News" and "UW-River Falls"

Jun 13, 2024

2024 Carl E. Gulbrandsen Innovator of the Year Award: Dr. Grace Lewis and students

WiSys has named University of Wisconsin-River Falls Assistant Professor Dr. Grace Lewis and her student team as Carl E. Gulbrandsen Innovators of the Year. 

Apr 22, 2024

Emma Hamilton wins UW-River Falls 2024 WiSys Quick Pitch competition

UW-River Falls students Emma Hamilton and Alli Matzek were recognized for their research and presentation skills at the WiSys Quick Pitch competition on Wednesday, March 27.

Aug 24, 2023

PHOTOS: 2023 WiSys SPARK Symposium at UW Oshkosh

Scenes from WiSys' annual summer celebration of research, innovation and entrepreneurship in the UW System.

Jun 29, 2023

Clean tech expert George Willis Huber will keynote WiSys SPARK Symposium

The symposium, which celebrates research, innovation and entrepreneurship in the UW System, will take place at UW Oshkosh, Aug. 6-8. You can register for the event at wisys.org/spark.

Apr 11, 2023

UW-Whitewater to host WiSys’ statewide student entrepreneurship competition on April 22

The competition was established to connect the Wisconsin entrepreneurial ecosystem to University of Wisconsin students with the goal to help students think critically about their business ideas and implement lean business methodologies. Leading up to this statewide competition, students received mentorship from campus and statewide entrepreneurship experts.

Mar 9, 2023

Devon Mares, Jordan Cioni recognized for research communication skills during the WiSys Quick Pitch @ UW-River Falls

The student “pitch” competition inspires UW System students to consider the impact of their research and effectively communicate it to the public. Students have three minutes to impress a panel of judges with their pitch.

Mar 9, 2023

PHOTOS: WiSys Quick Pitch @ UW-River Falls 2023

Scenes from the WiSys student research communication competition at UW-River Falls on March 1, 2023.

Jan 19, 2023

Get your research off the ground with 2023 WiSys Spark Grants

The WiSys Spark Grant program, with awards of $500 to $10,000 per project, supports faculty, academic staff and student research projects at regional UW System campuses.

Sep 28, 2022

WiSys announces 2022-2023 grant writing webinar series

WiSys encourages UW System grantseekers to cultivate their grant writing skills, connect with experts and create opportunities through the organization’s latest 10-part grant writing webinar series.