Thursday, September 1, 2011

T. Rowe Price to host webinar Sept. 13

UW System employees are invited to participate in a free, one-hour webinar titled "Getting To and Through Retirement: How Investing in a T. Rowe Price Retirement Fund Can Help" at noon and 6 p.m. (Central time) Sept. 13. T. Rowe Price is one of the investment companies in the UW System tax-sheltered annuity 403(b) program. Wyatt Lee, associate portfolio manager for T. Rowe Price, will lead the webinar, which will include a question-and-answer session. Those interested in participating are asked to register online.


Condolences to Jim Folstad, Mail Services, whose mother, Lucille Folstad, passed away Aug. 30 in Altoona. Full obituary.

Wednesday, August 31, 2011


Condolences to the family of Luanne Coy. Coy, widow of the late Dr. Richard Coy, UW-Eau Claire professor emeritus of history, passed away Aug. 30 in Eau Claire. Full obituary.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Ameriprise representative on campus Sept. 21

Andrew Court, a financial adviser for Ameriprise, will be available to share information with UW-Eau Claire staff members about 403(b) accounts and other financial topics relevant to today's market from 10 a.m.-noon Sept. 21 in the Birchwood Room of Davies Center. Those interested in meeting privately with Court are asked to contact him at 715-834-7280 or Walk-ins also are welcome. More information.

Monday, August 29, 2011

WAGE Center announces name change

The name of the Women's and Gender Equity Center (known as the WAGE Center) at UW-Eau Claire has been changed to better reflect the inclusion of programming and services to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer communities. The center's name now is the Women's and LGBTQ Resource Center. The Women's and LGBTQ Resource Center advocates for the welfare of women as well as the LGBTQ community. The staff provides resources, information and programming in coordination with academic departments, advisory committees and other organizations that address challenges faced by women and the LGBTQ campus community. Full story.