Apr 2013

Corks and Forks event raises over $18,000 for student scholarships

4/18/13By UW-Fond du Lac

UW-Fond du Lac’s recent Corks and Forks event raised $18,165 for student scholarships and the UW-Fond du Lac Foundation. The 173 guests at the fundraiser held on March 21 enjoyed a five course Italian dinner and wines from the region. The event...

UW-Fond du Lac Theater Production Earns Awards

4/4/13By UW-Fond du Lac

UW-Fond du Lac student Emily Stewart, Eden, has been nominated to compete for the Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship at their regional festival next January.

She was selected as the...

Mar 2013

UW-Fond du Lac Presents Spirit of Excellence Award to Judith Berger O'Brien

3/28/13By UW-Fond du Lac

UW-Fond du Lac Dean John Short presented the 2013 Spirit of Excellence Award to Judith Berger O’Brien at the Corks and Forks event held at the university on March 21.

This award honors individuals who have made exceptional commitment of...

UW-Fond du Lac Names Students to Dean's List for Fall 2012 Semester

3/20/13By UW-Fond du Lac

The University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac has named students to the Dean’s List for the fall 2012 semester. Highest honors represent a grade point average of 4.00, high honors are awarded for a grade point average of 3.75 to 3.99 and honors are...

UW-Fond du Lac to Host Conversation About State of Politics in America

3/13/13By UW-Fond du Lac

Forum features Congressman Tom Petri and retired Congressman David Obey

Topics include:
Why has there been such an impasse in Congress in recent years?
What are some of the major tensions in public policy today?
Where is...

UW-Fond du Lac Receives Continuing Accreditation

3/6/13By UW-Fond du Lac

The University of Wisconsin Colleges, the parent organization of UW-Fond du Lac, has received continuing accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

The HLC is an independent organization which accredits degree-granting post-...

Feb 2013

UW-Fond du Lac Foundation Names Patty Brandl Executive Director

2/21/13By UW-Fond du Lac

The University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac Foundation Board of Directors has named Patty Brandl executive director of the organization.

A Fond du Lac native, Brandl attended UW-Fond du Lac from 1999-2002 as a returning adult student and went...

Learning to Relate - Campus Love Stories

2/14/13By UW-Fond du Lac

Time and again, students meet and pair up at UW-Fond du Lac, proving it is the best start for the life they want together!

Student ambassadors continue partnership beyond campus

Who: Krystal Brown Buhler from Mayville and Mark...

AAUW Presents GESM Scholarship

2/8/13By UW-Fond du Lac

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) awarded a $550 scholarship to Emily Chaltry of Fond du Lac High School. Presenting the scholarship were Valerie Graczyk, UW-Fond du Lac Continuing Education interim director and Dolores Mick,...

UW-Fond du Lac professor Receives International Appointment with African Union

2/6/13By UW-Fond du Lac

Dr. Eric Boos with Sister Helena Ntambulwa, a Catholic nun who he and his wife sponsored to attend Edgewood College in Madison from 2000 to 2004. She is the director of the albino home in Lamadi, Tanzania, and takes care of 30 albino children and...