April 2019
A proposed new Science and Technology Innovation Center ( SciTech ) on campus would provide immersive high-impact learning experiences for our students and support productive collaborations with area businesses. Read more.
While the world recognized International Women’s Day last month, NASCAR has reason to celebrate the influence and impact of women in the sport every day. More than 100 women hold important positions throughout the industry, including UWRF alumna Julia Giese. Story and photo courtesy of Gwinnett Daily Post. Read more.
When Faye Perkins arrived at UW-River Falls in 1986, the campus softball field was nothing more than a dirt infield with a chain-link fence backstop. Story courtesy of Bob Burrows/River Falls Journal, April 16. Read more.
Wisconsin is losing dairy farms at a rapid rate, driven out by milk prices that often don't cover expenses. A cherished way of life rich in family traditions is at stake along with a livelihood that’s supported rural Wisconsin for more than a century. Story courtesy of USA Today Network. Read more.
In (and Out of) the Classroom:
March 11 was a big day for Lil Ruf Rider. After the long ride from California, he walked off the trailer at his new home at the Campus Farm and promptly stuck his nose in the deep snow. His eyes got big and it was obvious he did not quite know what to think. Read more.
Alumni Calendar
Golden Jubilee Class of 1969 Reunion
May 10 and 11

Alumni Award Reception
Friday, May 10

Green Bay Area Event
Tuesday, June 4

Madison Area Event
Thursday, June 27

Reflections of Italy Trip
October 7-16

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