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Recent News

UW-River Falls Named a ‘Top College’ by Educate to Career
October 2, 2014--The University of Wisconsin-River Falls has been named a "Top College" in the most recent Educate to Career (ETC) College Rankings Index. The ETC Index analyzes the profile of students when they enter a given college, the total costs related to attending the college, and the outcomes of the students when they enter the labor market.
 
Daymond John of ABC’s “Shark Tank” to Speak at UW-River Falls Scholarship Benefit
Daymond John, founder and CEO of the global lifestyle brand FUBU and star of ABC’s “Shark Tank,” will headline the Fourth Annual Scholarship Benefit Dinner on Friday, April 24, 2015, at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. Tickets for the event are now on sale.
 
News Engagement Topic of Panel Discussion at UW-River Falls
Whether news still matters in community affairs will be discussed during this semester's Working Journalists Seminar, sponsored by the Department of Journalism at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls on Oct. 7.
 
World Dairy Expo Event to Recognize Chinese Students’ Dairy Farm Safety Training at UW-River Falls
A ceremony to recognize visiting students from China Agricultural University (CAU) will be held Friday, Oct. 3, at the World Dairy Expo in Madison. The ceremony is scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m. in the Mendota 4 Room on the first floor of the Alliant Energy Center Expo Hall.
 
Masquers Student Theatre to Present 'Reckless'
Beginning Oct. 16, the University of Wisconsin-River Falls student theatre group, Masquers, will present Craig Lucas’s "Reckless," a play with the potential to have you laughing one moment and crying the next.
 
UW-River Falls Launches New Master of Science in Computer Science
A new master's program, a Master of Science in Computer Science (MSCS) will be offered through the College of Business and Economics (CBE) at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls beginning in fall 2015.
 
'First Mondays Under the Dome' Planetarium Presentations Offered
"First Mondays Under the Dome," a series of planetarium presentations about astronomy topics, will be offered the first Monday of the month (as indicated) at 7 p.m. at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. The presentations are free, open to the public, and suitable for all ages.
 
Susan Harwood Training Grant Awarded to UW-River Falls for Fourth Consecutive Year
The U. S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has awarded UW-River Falls $112,506 through the Susan Harwood Training Grant. The grant will be used to continue training programs for dairy producers and their employees through the Center for Dairy Farm Safety.