By Megan Roth, CVPost Intern As online classes at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire have increased, a key question has become whether they offer the best educational option for college students. That question has become more pertinent for students, faculty members and administrators as the school has increased the number of online course options. There will be […]
(PHOTO FEATURE) Seventeen members of the Chippewa Valley After Hours Rotary Club participated in assembling and delivering Thanksgiving meals to 30 local families in need last week.
After working several hours to assemble the meals, a dozen Rotary Club members also took time to make sure the meals were delivered, according to Andy Neborak, the group’s president. For more photos of this effort, follow the link on the inside page continuation for this story.
By Judy Berthiaume, UW-Eau Claire News Bureau A UW-Eau Claire freshman trumpet player — Dawson Redenius — is the youngest member of pianist Lorie Line’s Pop Chamber Orchestra. He is currently on the road with Line’s annual holiday tour, performing multiple nights a week at venues throughout the Midwest. The popular entertainer’s show, “King of […]
By Jerry Poling, UW-Stout News Bureau Like many west-central Wisconsin residents, Thomas Pearson became aware of frac sand mining as a citizen who attended meetings out of concern about a new industry that threatened to alter lives and landscapes. As he watched the drama unfold, that concern grew into a research project and then, over […]
By Rachel Helgeson, Reporting Intern This year’s expansion of a University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire program pairing international and American students appears to have benefitted all of its participants. Participation in the UW-EC Buddy Program increased more than four-fold this year after it was opened to all students currently on campus and all incoming international students. […]
Sunday’s groundbreaking ceremony for Plymouth Congregational UCC’s new building was followed by the start of site preparation work on Monday. The church is rebuilding at the 2010 Moholt Dr. location of the structure destroyed by fire in September, 2016. That blaze was ignited by a lightning strike. Marawood Construction Services, Inc. is the general contractor […]