News

Jun 2015

Living history: Holocaust survivor Eva Schloss wants world to "never forget"

6/5/15By UW-Fond du Lac

Related story: Eva Schloss story very different from Anne Frank's

By Monica M. Walk

The atrocities happened seven decades ago, across an ocean, in other countries—but the Holocaust isn’t relegated to ancient history in Fond...

Eva Schloss personal Holocaust story very different from Anne Frank's

6/5/15By UW-Fond du Lac

After 40 years in the background as her mother and stepfather—Anne Frank’s father, Otto—dedicated their post-war lives to keeping the memory of Anne Frank alive, Eva Schloss found her own voice. 

Ironically, it was at an Anne Frank...

May 2015

Express Admission Day - June 10

5/21/15By UW-Fond du Lac

New and transfer students interested in attending UW-Fond du Lac for the fall semester can stop in anytime 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, June 10, and complete several steps in the admission process during Express Admission Day in the...

Popcorn machine donated to UW-FDL by Habitat ReStore

5/19/15By Laurie Krasin

Habitat for Humanity ReStore recently donated a popcorn machine to the UW-Fond du Lac Athletic Department for use at home games and other student activities.

Sampling the popcorn in the UW-Fond du Lac gym are (left to right):...

Professor Jurmu publishes article on service-learning

5/18/15By Laurie Krasin

UW-Fond du Lac Professor Michael Jurmu, geography and geology, recently had an article published in the Journal of Geography which focused on a service-learning partnership between his students and the Fond du Lac Boys & Girls Club.

UW...

Healing Paws on campus

5/15/15By UW-Fond du Lac

Healing Paws of Fond du Lac recently brought therapy animals to UW-Fond du Lac for some one-on-one time with students during a typically stressful time at the end of the semester. Several puppies, dogs, and even a goat, were on campus to...

UW-FDL welcomes new librarian

5/14/15By UW-Fond du Lac

Lee Wagner has recently joined the University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac staff as academic librarian.

In her role, Wagner will be responsible for an array of library services supporting the campus community...

Art Momentum Awards

5/13/15By UW-Fond du Lac

The UW-Fond du Lac Art Students League held its annual Art Momentum scholarship and art sale on May 8 in the University Center Commons.

The artwork was judged and awards presented to the top three students exhibiting their work....

Commencement speakers announced

5/12/15By UW-Fond du Lac

The University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac held its annual spring Honors and Commencement ceremony at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 21, in the Prairie Theater, 400 University Dr., Fond du Lac.

You can view a photo gallery online.

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Students Choice Teaching Award Presented to Richard Klein

5/8/15By Laurie Krasin

 The UW-Fond du Lac Student Government Association (SGA) recently presented the Student Choice Teaching Excellence Award to Richard Klein, English and communication/theater arts instructor.

The award was presented at the  end of...