October 2018
If it’s true as some say that ice cream makes you happy, then UWRF students are very happy with the opening of a new storefront for Falcon Foods called Freddy’s Dairy Bar. A grand opening celebration was Oct. 10 during Homecoming week. Read more.
“I have wanted to be a teacher since I was in second grade, and I've always wanted to work with young children" said Chatfield Elementary School’s new second grade instructor and UWRF graduate Kelsey Gwidt. Story and photo courtesy of Chatfield News.   Read more.
The UW System Board of Regents recently approved a change to the UWRF mission statement that better aligns with the university’s strategic plan, Pathway to Distinction.   Read more.
John Bryant “Bry” Wyman, M.D., a long-time supporter of UWRF, has made a $168,700 gift to the UW-River Falls Foundation. Read more.
The UWRF Dairy Judging Team captured top honors October 1 at the National Intercollegiate Dairy Judging Contest at World Dairy Expo in Madison. UWRF hasn’t won the national title in more than two decades.   Read more.
Alumni Calendar
Science Museum of Minnesota
Saturday, Nov. 3

WRFW 50th Reunion Celebration
Saturday, Nov. 3

UWRF basketball game at U.S. Bank Stadium
Friday, Nov. 30

'Elf The Musical' at the Ordway
Saturday, Dec. 8

American Swedish Institute Tour
Thursday, Dec. 20

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