|Brazilian Program Fuels Record International Student Enrollment at UW-River Falls|
As part of its current strategic plan, Pathway to Distinction, the University of Wisconsin-River Falls set a goal of enrolling 147 international students by 2017. The goal was ambitious as less than 90 international students were attending UW-River Falls in fall 2012. UW-River Falls achieved its goal by the fall 2013 semester and has nearly doubled the goal with a fall 2014 international student enrollment of 285.
|UW-River Falls Seeks Entrepreneurs to Serve as Judges for the New Venture Competition|
Since mid-October, teams of University of Wisconsin-River Falls students, coached by a faculty or staff member, have been developing ideas and plans for new businesses as part of the first ever New Venture Competition.
|UW-River Falls Theatre Production of 'Peter/Wendy' Will Have You Believing in Fairies|
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls University Theatre will perform Jeremy Bloom’s whimsical tale of "Peter/Wendy" Dec. 4-6 and 11-13 at 7:30 p.m. in the Blanche Davis Theatre in the Kleinpell Fine Arts building.
|UW-River Falls Professor Named to Latvian Research Center's Advisory Council|
Andris Straumanis, an associate professor in the Department of Journalism at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, has been appointed to the advisory council of the recently created Diaspora and Migration Research Center at the University of Latvia.
|UWRF Experiential Learning Course Seeks Projects for Spring 2015 Semester|
The College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences (CAFES) at UW-River Falls is seeking businesses and organizations which have projects that they would like teams of university students to tackle, under the guidance of faculty mentors, as part of an Experiential Learning course.
|Record Setting Number of Scholarships and Total Dollars Distributed at UW-River Falls|
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Foundation hosted its annual Scholarship Reception Oct. 26 bringing together scholarship donors and their respective student-recipients. This year, more than 850 scholarships were awarded, totaling more than $925,000 in financial support to students of all backgrounds.
|UW-River Falls Named a 2014 Top Sales School as New Professional Sales Program is Introduced|
The College of Business and Economics at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls was recently named a 2014 Top North American Sales School by the Sales Education Foundation (SEF) in the 2014 edition of "Sales Education Annual."
|UW-River Falls English Professor Steven Luebke Publishes First Novel|
In “Steps of the Sun,” UW-River Falls English Professor Steven Luebke tells the fictional story of social proponents in a large Midwestern university community in the early 1980’s.
|Week of Events Honoring Veterans Scheduled at UW-River Falls|
With Veterans Day next week, the University of Wisconsin-River Falls invites the community to attend a week’s worth of events honoring and supporting veterans and active duty members of the military.
|UWRF College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences Announces New Academic Offerings|
The College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences (CAFES) at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls has recently added three new programs to its academic array