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Jun 2013

Professor Michael Jurmu receives Student's Choice Teaching Excellence Award

6/17/13By UW-Fond du Lac

The UW-Fond du Lac Student Government Association (SGA) president Jessica Frame (right) recently presented the Student Choice Teaching Excellence Award to Michael Jurmu, geography and geology professor.

Other faculty members...

UW-Fond du Lac art students raise $1,000 for scholarship fund

6/17/13By UW-Fond du Lac

UW-Fond du Lac students receiving top awards at Art Momentum are Joseph Malson (left), Best of Show; Arianna McCormick, Meritorious; and Kaitlin Weber, Honorable Mention. Over $1,000 was raised for art scholarships through the event. Art Momentum...

UW-Fond du Lac Falcon Congratulates Students at Commencement

6/17/13By UW-Fond du Lac

UW-Fond du Lac held its 2013 commencement ceremony on May 23 in the Prairie Theater. UW-Fond du Lac Dean John Short (left) and student speaker Victoria Vegter join the Falcon mascot in the University Center Commons during a reception following...

Outstanding Student Achievement awards presented at UW-Fond du Lac

6/14/13By UW-Fond du Lac

The University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac has awarded Outstanding Student Achievement honors to these students for the 2012-13 academic year.

Biology – Ann Davis, Fond du Lac

English – Lacey Bauer, Fond du Lac

Geography –...

Apr 2013

UW-Fond du Lac professor crosses marathon finish line minutes before bombs explode

4/20/13By Fond du Lac Reporter

University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac Professor Carey Woodward said 12 minutes may have made the difference between life and death.

Woodward crossed the finish line of the Boston Marathon in three hours and 55 minutes — a time that initially...

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...