|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.
|Outdoor Art Installations at UW-River Falls Oct 1-2|
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Art Department announces the 23rd Annual Outdoor Art Installations October 1-2. Art students will be creating temporary outdoor installations designed to highlight a specific site on the UWRF campus grounds.
|Homecoming and Family Weekend Celebrations Combined at UW-River Falls|
UW-River Falls will welcome alumni, parents, families, and students to campus October 3-5 for the annual Homecoming celebration.
|Faculty and Staff Award Recipients Announced by UWRF College of Business and Economics|
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls College of Business and Economics (CBE) have announced the recipients of three annual advising, teaching, and research awards for outstanding CBE faculty and staff.
|U.S. News Names UW-River Falls a Best Regional Public and Best Midwestern University|
U.S. News & World Report has named the University of Wisconsin-River Falls a Best Regional Public University and a Best Regional University-Midwest for 2015. UWRF's most recent ranking appears in the U.S. News & World Report's 2015 edition of Best Colleges, released earlier this week.
|Temple Grandin to Speak at UW-River Falls|
Temple Grandin will deliver a lecture, “The World Needs all Kinds of Minds," at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 24, in the Riverview Ballroom. Grandin is one of the most respected experts on humane animal handling in the world and an advocate for individuals on the autism spectrum.
|Xcel Energy Grant Supports Future Teachers at UW-River Falls|
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls College of Education and Professional Studies has received a $3,000 scholarship grant from Xcel Energy. The grant money will be awarded to two teacher education students in the UW-River Falls "We Teach!" program.
|Fall 2014 Observatory Viewing Sessions Set at UW-River Falls|
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Physics Department begins its fall season of free, public observatory viewings and astronomy discussions on Sept. 24.