Chancellor's Blog: The Impact of Healthy Choices In the Midwest, we like to say that we “enjoy the four seasons.” Whether this is truly the case, or simply a strategy to convince ourselves to persevere through essentially five months of winter, the phrase seems to serve its purpose.
In trout projects, ‘restoration’ might not mean ‘natural’ or ‘rehabilitation’ When asked how restoration efforts along the Kinnickinnic River should be handled, students and residents in River Falls answered with roughly the same response: they want the river to be more “natural.” This response, however, leads to a different question: What do words such as “restoration” and “natural” really mean, and do definitions of the words match up with what is actually done to environments such as the Kinni?
Public invited to Opera Scenes Program performances at UW-River Falls November 9, 2017-- The Opera Techniques (Music 340) class at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls will present their Opera Scenes Program performances on Thursday, Nov. 16, at 3 p.m. and again at 7:30 p.m. in Abbott Concert Hall in the Kleinpell Fine Arts building. Both performances are free and open to the public.
Romines is Innovator in Residence speaker at UW-River Falls November 2, 2017--John Romines, vice president of seed sales with WinField United, Land O’Lakes, is the 2017 Innovator in Residence speaker at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. He will present “Growing a Brighter Future,” on Wednesday, Nov. 15, at 2 p.m. in the Riverview Ballroom in the University Center. The event is free and open to the public
UW-River Falls Masquers present 'Beyond Therapy' November 27, 2017-- The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Masquers Club will present “Beyond Therapy” by Christopher Durang December 5-9 at 7:30 p.m. in the Blanche Davis Theatre in the Kleinpell Fine Arts building. The play is open to the public.
UW-River Falls students take top honors at SASES Conference November 2, 2017--University of Wisconsin-River Falls students performed well against their peers from across the nation at the annual Students of Agronomy, Soils and Environmental Sciences (SASES) conference in Tampa, Fla., October 21-24.
Visiting professor at UW-River Falls to speak on the two Koreas November 6, 2017-- Fulbright Visiting Professor Won Jun Nam, Ph.D., will speak on “The Two Koreas” Thursday, Nov. 16, at 7 p.m. in the Kinnickinnic Theater in the University Center as part of the “Year of” program at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. His talk, “The Two Koreas: In the Eyes of a South Korean Temporarily Visiting America” is free and open to the public.