UW-Stout News

Business proposals, students sought for state Big Idea Tournament

October 17, 2014

UW-Stout is calling all students who have a good business idea or who are interested in entrepreneurship. Read the full story

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Student receives scholarship from national golf organization

October 17, 2014

A UW-Stout student has received a scholarship from the National Golf Course Owners Association. Read the full story

Severin Knutson

Innovative course project combines cinema, animation, game design

October 15, 2014

A classic game shrouded in mystery. A cold, deep west-central Wisconsin cave. Two professors who wanted to experiment a little. Read the full story

Sarah Moua films during the Zork project.

Students inspired by massive manufacturing technology event

October 14, 2014

McCormick Place, one of the largest exhibition halls in the country, was transformed into the manufacturing center of the world during the International Manufacturing Technology Show in September in Chicago. Read the full story

Courtney Schimek

Novelist to kick off Reading Event Series with Oct. 16 talk

October 13, 2014

The author of a book nominated for a fiction prize will be the first speaker for the 2014-15 Reading Event Series at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

P.S. Duffy

Community invited to Wisconsin Science Festival event Oct. 16

October 13, 2014

How is ice cream made? Should an old computer be upgraded instead of recycled? What does it take to create a video game? Read the full story

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Career Conference drawing employers from around the country

October 13, 2014

With more than 300 companies, 600 recruiters and 3,000 students, UW-Stout will become one of the busiest job-hunting sites in Wisconsin for two days. Read the full story

A student gets advice for the Career Conference at a conference

Student’s winning design could take a load off for consumers

October 10, 2014

For many people, picking up a large bag of dog food, garden soil or similar such bulky or heavy objects can be back-breaking or, at the least, require them to use a bear hug to hold on. Read the full story

Murphy Alexander

Professor named affiliated scholar of Center for Southeast Asian Studies

October 10, 2014

Mitch Ogden, an assistant professor in the English and philosophy department at University of Wisconsin-Stout, has been accepted as an affiliated scholar of the Center for Southeast Asian Studies at UW–Madison. Read the full story

Mitch Ogden

Career Conference, one of largest in Midwest, expects 300 employers

October 8, 2014

Lindsay Frank and Madison Ramberg will be a little busy next week. Make that a little busier. Read the full story

Bryan Barts talks with students at a Career Conference

Honeybees’ cells may offer clues to die-off, published study finds

October 7, 2014

By day Jim Burritt is an associate professor of biology at University of Wisconsin-Stout. By early morning, evening and weekends, he’s a beekeeper. Read the full story

A honeybee in a UW-Stout lab.

New band, the Blue Devil Jazz Project, will debut at homecoming

October 6, 2014

Homecoming promises to sound a little more lively at UW-Stout. Read the full story

The Blue Devil Jazz Project practices for homecoming.

Welcome sign will be out during Campus Preview Days, Stout Saturdays

October 6, 2014

The welcome sign is out for high school students who would like to know more about attending UW-Stout. Read the full story

Sara Keis, a UW-Stout student, gives a tour to Henry Frandle and his parents, Scott and Sarah, of Whitefish Bay, Thursday, Oct. 2

Leader in higher education innovation to speak Wednesday, Oct. 8

October 3, 2014

The executive director of the University Innovation Alliance will speak twice on Wednesday, Oct. 8, at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

Bridget Burns

‘Take 2’ news video, blogging team made up of seven students

October 3, 2014

A group of seven UW-Stout students will report news and write blogs as the “Take2” News Team during the 2014-15 academic year. Read the full story


Lipke receives Classified Employee Appreciation Award

October 3, 2014

Aimee Lipke has received the Classified Employee Appreciation Award for September at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

Aimee Lipke

Chinese acrobatic team to perform free show Tuesday, Oct. 7

October 3, 2014

The Fabulous Chinese Acrobats, a touring show, will perform at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7, in the Great Hall of the Memorial Student Center at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

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Special events set for Red, White and Blue Devils homecoming

October 2, 2014

Homecoming week Oct. 6-11 at University of Wisconsin-Stout kicks off with a carnival and wraps up with a football game, bookending a week of special events and activities. Read the full story

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Erin Hills internships help students, alumni set sights high

October 1, 2014

Suzan Schneider is in just her sophomore year at University of Wisconsin-Stout, but already she is envisioning how her summer internship could be pivotal when she graduates. Read the full story

The Erin Hills interns

Young graduates use ties to music industry to help establish businesses

September 30, 2014

Walk into Ambient Inks near downtown Eau Claire, and you enter a well-utilized, 1,700-square-foot space of big machines, silkscreens, boxes of T-shirts, racks of ink containers and framed music posters. Read the full story

The Ambient Inks crew.

Manufacturing conference to feature NASA showcase, scientists

September 26, 2014

NASA will make a landing Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 1-2, at UW-Stout. Read the full story

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Prejudice takes center stage with Wall of Hope, speaker

September 26, 2014

Prejudice and hope are the words of the week at UW-Stout, beginning Monday, Sept. 29, with two special events. Read the full story

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Alumnus, aka Positive Energy Guy, gets positive reviews for book

September 26, 2014

UW-Stout alumnus Brandon Johnson looks at life through rose-colored glasses. In fact, his positive outlook has become his profession. Read the full story

Brandon Johnson speaks at UW-Stout in 2013.

Harvey Hall Theatre added to registry of historic U.S. theaters

September 26, 2014

The city of Menomonie officially has a second historic theater. Read the full story

Harvey Hall Theatre

Management academy to visit campus for Baldrige living case study

September 24, 2014

Campus administrators will host a daylong living case study on the Baldrige award Thursday, Oct. 2, at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

Abel Adekola

Too many hits may affect brain function in football players, study shows

September 23, 2014

Fall is here and to many people that means football, either watching it on TV or from a bleacher on a cold, starry night. Read the full story

USC-Aiken student Emmanuella Otabor and UW-Stout student Jade Austin perform an auditory attention test on fellow researcher Nathan Olinger.

Veteran happy he chose UW-Stout, a Military Friendly school

September 23, 2014

When Tyler Fregine left the Navy and decided to return to school, he chose University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

Tyler Fregine is a veteran who attends UW-Stout.

Alumnus’ drawing in museum collection; students, faculty shine

September 22, 2014

A drawing by a University of Wisconsin-Stout alumnus recently was added to the permanent collection of the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Read the full story

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