News

Jun 2015

Distinguished Alumni Award Presented to Michael A. Casper

6/8/15By UW-Fond du Lac

The University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac’s 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award will be presented to Michael A. Casper, writer and editor of the SCENE newspaper in Fond du Lac, Appleton, Green Bay, Oshkosh and Stevens Point. He is also...

Outstanding Student Achievement awards presented

6/8/15By UW-Fond du Lac

The University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac has awarded Outstanding Student Achievement honors to several students for the 2014-15 academic year. These awards are presented by the faculty to students deserving of this additional recognition.

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Students inducted into PTK national honor society

6/5/15By UW-Fond du Lac

UW-Fond du Lac recently inducted students into the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) National Honor Society. The mission of PTK is to recognize and encourage the academic achievements of two-year college students and provide opportunities for...

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...