Category Archives: Featured MINDS@UW-River Falls Item of the Week

Featured MINDS@UW-River Falls Item of the Week

This week’s featured MINDS@UW-River Falls item is the 2011 CRSCA Booklet.  This year marks the 10th anniversary of CRSCA, an annual event honoring the academic and creative output of UWRF faculty and staff.  The celebration includes exhibits throughout Chalmer Davee Library from Monday, March 26 to Friday, April 13, and a reception in the library atrium on Tuesday, March 27, from 3:30-5 p.m.  Clarke Garry, Biology Department emeritus, and artist Gaylord Schanilec will be guest speakers, giving a presentation in the library’s upper level breezeway at 4 pm.  Garry and Schanilec authored and illustrated “Mayflies of the Driftless Region.”  UWRF student and classical guitarist, Elliot Novak, will be performing during the reception.  Members of the campus community as well as the general public are encouraged to attend.  Please join us for music, refreshments, and exhibits as we celebrate the work of the faculty and staff of UWRF and don’t forget to stop by the MINDS table in the library on Tuesday, March 27,  to find out more about the project.  Click here (http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1793/60817) to view the 2011 CRSCA Booklet in MINDS@UW-River Falls.  To see other items in the MINDS@UW-River Falls repository, visit http://minds.wisconsin.edu/handle/1793/209

For more information on MINDS@UW-River Falls, contact Heidi Southworth (mailto:heidi.southworth@uwrf.edu) or visit the project home page at: http://www.uwrf.edu/Library/Minds.cfm

Featured MINDS@UW-River Falls Item of the Week

This week’s featured MINDS@UW-River Falls item is Drifting Cuyuna tourmaline by UWRF Geology Professor Bill Cordua.  Dr. Cordua’s article appeared in the Leaverite News newsletter of the St. Croix Rockhounds in Stillwater, MN in 1999 and is one of the many articles found in the William S. Cordua, Ph.D. collection in the UWRF Geology community.  Click here (http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1793/11593) to view the item in MINDS@UW-River Falls.  To see other items in the MINDS@UW-River Falls repository, visit http://minds.wisconsin.edu/handle/1793/209

For more information on MINDS@UW-River Falls, contact Heidi Southworth (mailto:heidi.southworth@uwrf.edu) or visit the project home page at: http://www.uwrf.edu/Library/Minds.cfm

Featured MINDS@UW-River Falls Item of the Week

This week’s featured MINDS@UW-River Falls item is the 72 page survey report – Assessment of globalization efforts at UW-River Falls: strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats conducted by David Trechter and Shelly Hadley of the UWRF Survey Research Center.    The survey, which assessed the degree to which the campus had institutionalized internationalization/globalization efforts and what the strengths, weaknesses opportunities and threats were with respect to this strategic priority, is part of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls Reports collection in the UWRF Survey Research Center community .  Click here (http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1793/35387) to view the item in MINDS@UW-River Falls.  To see other items in the MINDS@UW-River Falls repository, visit http://minds.wisconsin.edu/handle/1793/209

For more information on MINDS@UW-River Falls, contact Heidi Southworth (mailto:heidi.southworth@uwrf.edu) or visit the project home page at: http://www.uwrf.edu/Library/Minds.cfm

Featured MINDS@UW-River Falls Item of the Week

This week’s featured MINDS@UW-River Falls item is Wild Child by UWRF student Abigail Hubbard.  Abigail’s piece appeared in the 2009 edition of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls literature and art magazine, Prologue and is part of the English Department’s Prologue collection in MINDS@UW-River Falls.  Click here (http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1793/43547) to view Abigail’s item in MINDS@UW-River Falls.  To see other items in the MINDS@UW-River Falls repository, visit http://minds.wisconsin.edu/handle/1793/209

For more information on MINDS@UW-River Falls, contact Heidi Southworth (mailto:heidi.southworth@uwrf.edu) or visit the project home page at: http://www.uwrf.edu/Library/Minds.cfm

Featured MINDS@UW-River Falls Item of the Week

This week’s featured MINDS@UW-River Falls item is Increasing stakes in testing: the impact on test anxiety in middle school students by UWRF student Matthew Samelian.  Matthew’s paper is part of the UWRF School Psychology Program Directed Research Projects.   Click here (http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1793/38996) to view Matthew’s paper in MINDS@UW-River Falls.   To see other items in the MINDS@UW-River Falls repository, visit http://minds.wisconsin.edu/handle/1793/209

For more information on MINDS@UW-River Falls, contact Heidi Southworth (mailto:heidi.southworth@uwrf.edu) or visit the project home page at: http://www.uwrf.edu/Library/Minds.cfm

Featured MINDS@UW-River Falls Item of the Week

This week’s featured MINDS@UW-River Falls item is the color poster titled Case for using locally grown food on campus by UWRF student Justin Townsend.  Justin’s poster is part of the RSCA Day collection in the UWRF Office of Grants & Research community.   Click here (http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1793/24572) to view Justin’s poster in MINDS@UW-River Falls.   To see other items in the MINDS@UW-River Falls repository, visit http://minds.wisconsin.edu/handle/1793/209

For more information on MINDS@UW-River Falls, contact Heidi Southworth (mailto:heidi.southworth@uwrf.edu) or visit the project home page at: http://www.uwrf.edu/Library/Minds.cfm

Featured MINDS@UW-River Falls Item of the Week

This week’s featured MINDS@UW-River Falls item is the 1959 Meletean.  The Meletean is the yearbook of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.  It was first published in 1912 and it was last published in 1969. It resumed publication briefly from 1991 to 1992.  Meletean is Latin for Badger, which is the Wisconsin school mascot.  The 1959 Meletean includes a 45 rpm, 7 inch vinyl record which has been converted to digital format along with the 160 page yearbook.   Click here (http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1793/34380) to view the 1959 Meletean in MINDS@UW-River Falls.   To see other items in the MINDS@UW-River Falls repository, visit http://minds.wisconsin.edu/handle/1793/209

For more information on MINDS@UW-River Falls, contact Heidi Southworth (mailto:heidi.southworth@uwrf.edu) or visit the project home page at: http://www.uwrf.edu/Library/Minds.cfm