Jul 2012

Community Leaders Meet to Discuss Work Force Development Initiatives

7/16/12By UW-Fond du Lac

Can the Fond du Lac region successfully meet the challenges of future work force development? More than 50 community, business and education leaders examined this question at a special work force development breakfast briefing held at the...

Jun 2012

Moraine Park and UW-Fond du Lac Host Work Force Briefing

6/26/12By UW-Fond du Lac

Ensuring that Wisconsin develops and trains an exceptional work force will be the focus of a regional briefing session for area business, labor, civic and academic leaders, 7:30-9 a.m. on Thursday, July 12, in the University of Wisconsin-Fond du...

Students Build Local and National Community with Habitat for Humanity

6/21/12By UW-Fond du Lac

Building instead of beaches—that was the uncommon 2012 spring break choice made by eight UW-Fond du Lac students in March.

In a rented Chevy Suburban decorated with drawings of the Falcon mascot and the words “Georgia, here we come,” the...

UW-Fond du Lac Professor Receives UW System Teaching Award

6/4/12By UW-Fond du Lac

Michael Jurmu, Ph.D., a University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac geography and geology professor, is one of four recipients of the UW System’s 2012 Alliant Energy Underkofler Excellence in Teaching Award.

This prestigious award recognizes...

May 2012

UW-Fond du Lac Habitat for Humanity Club Helps at Local Build Site

5/31/12By UW-Fond du Lac

The UW-Fond du Lac Habitat for Humanity Club members recently spent a day assisting with the siding at the new home of Nora Wehner. The student club will remain active throughout the summer and will assist with two more Habitat build dates on...

Outstanding Student Achievement Awards Presented at UW-Fond du Lac

5/24/12By UW-Fond du Lac

The University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac has awarded Outstanding Student Achievement honors to these students for the 2011-12 academic year.

Business – Sara Chapin, Fond du Lac

Geography – Nicholas Kaufman, Fond du Lac


UW-Fond du Lac Selects Chief William Lamb as 2012 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient

5/16/12By UW-Fond du Lac

The University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac has selected City of Fond du Lac Police Chief William (Bill) Lamb to receive its 2012 Distinguished Alumni Award.

Lamb is a 23-year veteran of the law enforcement profession. On June 30, 2011, Lamb...

UW-Fond du Lac students Awarded Transfer Scholarships

5/11/12By UW-Fond du Lac

Two University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac students have been awarded $1,000 transfer scholarships by UW-Oshkosh.

Jessica Plasky, Fond du Lac, and Eliza Wagner-Kinyon, Cascade, are the recipients of this annual scholarship for students...

Two UW-Fond du Lac Students Nominated for Acting Scholarship

5/11/12By UW-Fond du Lac

UW-Fond du Lac students Lindsey Talbot, Fond du Lac, and Evan Warnke, Fond du Lac, have been nominated to compete for the Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship at their regional festival next January....

UW-Fond du Lac to Partner with Fond du Lac School District on Evaluating Impact of Computing Initiative

5/10/12By UW-Fond du Lac

A team of faculty and staff from the University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac will be partnering with the Fond du Lac School District to conduct research and evaluate the impact of the 1:1 computing initiative at Fond du Lac High School.