Center for Innovation and Business Development Ribbon Cutting Set for April 8 A ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly renovated east office addition of the River Fall Municipal Power Plant has been scheduled for 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 8. The updated space will house the newly created UW-River Falls Center for Innovation and Business Development (CIBD) and relocated Small Business Development Center (SBDC).
Onan Honored with 2014 Friend of the County Agent Award Gary Onan, professor of animal and food science at UW-River Falls, recently received the 2014 Friend of the County Agent Award by the Wisconsin Association of County Agricultural Agents. The award recognizes individuals or organizations that provide support and assistance to the county-based extension programs.
UWRF IHSA Team Takes Championship at Regional The University of Wisconsin-River Falls (UWRF) Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Western Equestrian Team won the 2013-14 Regional Championship (Zone 7, Region 3) March 2 at the UWRF Campus Farm. They competed against eight other campuses to take the top honor.
UWRF Student Media Win Professional Recognition Student journalists for the campus newspaper and radio station at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls have been recognized for their work by Wisconsin's two leading professional media organizations.
UW-River Falls Bowls for Hope Event Raises $6,600 for Grow to Share, Inc The University of Wisconsin-River Falls hosted the fifth annual Bowls for Hope event March 12 in the University Center, raising $6,600 for Grow to Share, Inc. Each year, UWRF works with the community to raise funds through Bowls for Hope for a worthy organization that makes a difference in the St. Croix Valley.
UW-River Falls to Host Commissioned Composer Guy Klucevsek The University of Wisconsin-River Falls will host Composer Guy Klucevsek for a three-day residency April 1-3. The residency will conclude with a concert on Thursday, April 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the Abbott Concert Hall of the Kleinpell Fine Arts building.
UW-River Falls to Host International Bazaar The University of Wisconsin-River Falls will host its annual International Bazaar on Tuesday, April 1, from 6-9 p.m. in the University Center. The event is free and open to the public, but a ticket is needed to reserve your spot.
Wyman Series at UW-River Falls Presents One Voice Mixed Chorus A Wyman Series event will feature One Voice Mixed Chorus, Minnesota's LGBTA choir, on Saturday, March 29, at 7:30 p.m. in Abbott Concert Hall in the Kleinpell Fine Arts building at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. The event is free and open to the public.
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