News

Apr 2015

Corks & Forks raises $27,000 for student scholarships

4/9/15By UW-Fond du Lac

UW-Fond du Lac’s recent Corks & Forks event held on March 26 raised $27,665 for student scholarships and the UW-Fond du Lac Foundation. The 200 guests enjoyed a four-course Caribbean-inspired dinner along with selected wines. The...

UW-FDL theater students receive recognition

4/1/15By UW-Fond du Lac

Three UW-Fond du Lac students were honored for their performances in the university’s recent spring theater production.

Cassandra Rusch and Alan Drake have been nominated to participate in the Iren Ryan acting scholarship competition at...

National Black Maria film festival in Prairie Theater on April 16

4/1/15By UW-Fond du Lac

Celebrating short films, the Black Maria Film & Video Festival national tour will make a stop at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 16 at UW-Fond du Lac’s Prairie Theater, 400 University Dr.

The community is invited to this free...

Mar 2015

Women's History Month: Geraldine Ferraro film shown on March 31

3/18/15By UW-Fond du Lac

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) and the University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac are sponsoring a free showing of the film “Geraldine Ferraro: Paving the Way” on Tuesday, Mar. 31 in the LGI Room (UC-113/114) at the university. The...

Geography/Geology Dept. receives historic engraving plates

3/6/15By UW-Fond du Lac

UW-Fond du Lac recently added two sets of copper engraving plates from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to its geography and geology department.

Shown with three of the plates in his lab is Dr. Michael Jurmu, UW-Fond du Lac...

Feb 2015

A conversation with Eva Schloss, Anne Frank's stepsister

2/27/15By UW-Fond du Lac

Eva Schloss, Holocaust survivor and Anne Frank’s stepsister and childhood friend, will give a presentation at UW-Fond du Lac on Thursday, Apr. 2, 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. in the Prairie Theater, 400 University Dr.

The community is invited to...

Student housing project delayed

2/23/15By UW-Fond du Lac

The on-campus housing project at UW-Fond du Lac scheduled to open for the fall semester 2015 has been delayed at the request of the developer, Bluffstone, LLC.

Last summer, Bluffstone and Fond du Lac County entered into an agreement to...

Jim and Ginny Gilmore are Spirit of Excellence Award Recipients

2/20/15By UW-Fond du Lac

Jim and Ginny Gilmore will receive UW-Fond du Lac’s 2015 Spirit of Excellence Award. They will be recognized at the university’s annual fundraising dinner Corks & Forks on March 26.

The Gilmores are being honored for their long...

Spring Play - A Sparrow Falls presented March 11-15

2/20/15By UW-Fond du Lac

The University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac will present the premiere of “A Sparrow Falls” by Richard Gustin, Mar. 11-15, in the Prairie Theater, 400 University Dr.  Show times are Wednesday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. with a Sunday matinee at 2 p....

UW-FDL Foundation announces scholarships

2/11/15By UW-Fond du Lac

The UW-Fond du Lac Foundation has scholarship funding available for both incoming and continuing students.

Two new scholarships this year are the Matthew Koenigs Awesome Scholarship and the Darlene Simonson Memorial Scholarship.

The...