UW-Stout News

Staff members honored by state Academic Advising Association

August 28, 2015

Angela Swenson-Holzinger and Jessica Wekkin of UW-Stout have received awards from the Wisconsin Academic Advising Association. Read the full story

Jessica Wekkin

English instructor examines contrasts in new Harper Lee novel

August 26, 2015

When “To Kill a Mockingbird” was published in 1960, it quickly became a classic piece of American literature, earning a Pulitzer Prize, serving as the basis of an Oscar-winning film adaptation and eventually selling 40 million copies. Read the full story

Peter Olson with a copy of

Veterans Club receives grant for Military and Veteran Resource Center

August 24, 2015

The Veterans Club at University of Wisconsin-Stout is a recipient of the national Vet Center Initiative grant. Read the full story

John Bensend, left, UW-Stout military education benefits coordinator, and student veteran Matthias Eiserman share thoughts about the center that opened in February.

Discovery Center helps new business bring products to market

August 20, 2015

When Kay Widule was a young mom, her baby daughter had a painful diaper rash. Widule and her mother tried several over-the-counter and prescription products with no luck and even adverse effects. Read the full story

Aunt K's Powders

Students dig into sustainability at UW-Sprout Campus Garden

August 19, 2015

On a recent summer morning, sun shining, University of Wisconsin-Stout students picked cucumbers, patty pan summer squash, dragon tongue bush beans, parsley and other items from a well-tended row garden on north campus. Read the full story

Laura Donovan works in the garden.

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