Alumnus Jack Herum had a lot of dreams growing up. Depending on the season, he dreamed about playing big-time college football, or pitching in the major leagues, or winning an NBA championship. Story and photo courtesy of River Falls Journal. Read more.
For a Wisconsin football coach, the pinnacle of your profession is reached when the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association comes calling with an invitation to join its hall of fame. Story courtesy of The Janesville Gazette. Read more.
Welcome home alumni, it’s been long enough! Share in the exciting and memorable experiences of Homecoming September 27-October 3. Check out the 2021 Homecoming event lineup. Let’s go Falcons! Read more.
In July, Gov. Tony Evers signed into law the 2021-23 state budget. In it was $111.73 million in capital funds for the newest addition to UWRF: the Science and Technology Innovation Center (SciTech). Rep. Shannon Zimmerman shares the impact SciTech will have on graduates and the community. View video here.
Check out what all the buzz is about as UWRF is now a certified Bee Campus. The UWRF Bee Club raised funds for the Bee Campus USA application and the grounds maintenance and facilities departments helped make campus as bee-friendly as possible.Read more.
Kate Creutzinger, Grace Lewis and Luis Peña-Lévano represent the first tenure-track faculty on campus funded by the Dairy Innovation Hub. The new positions are 60% research and outreach and 40% teaching. Read more.