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Online master’s in vocational rehabilitation ranked nationally

January 26, 2015

The Master of Science program in vocational rehabilitation at UW-Stout has been ranked in the top 15 in the U.S. among online counseling programs. Read the full story

DeLeana Strohl

Furlong art exhibit features 15 faculty; alumni in Minnesota exhibits

January 26, 2015

An art exhibit featuring about 30 works by 15 faculty members from the School of Art and Design opened Monday, Jan. 26, at UW-Stout. Read the full story

Renee Carrell, right, and Karlaya Lee set up the exhibit.

STEPS program receives grants from county, Packers foundations

January 23, 2015

STEPS for Girls at UW-Stout has received two grants totaling $7,500 to support the summer 2015 program. Read the full story

From left, Lindsay Draz, Packers President Mark Murphy and Jo Hopp.

County Board supports proposal for additional engineering programs

January 22, 2015

An effort by three University of Wisconsin System campuses to add engineering programs in northwest Wisconsin to address critical employer needs received a major boost Wednesday, Jan. 21. Read the full story

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Two alumni lead new Boys & Girls Club in Menomonie

January 22, 2015

For two University of Wisconsin-Stout alumni, the joys of working with community youth at the new Boys & Girls Club in Menomonie far outnumber the challenges. Read the full story

UW-Stout alumni Ashley DeMuth and Josh Sales lead the Menomonie chapter of the Boys & Girls Club of the Greater Chippewa Valley.

Chancellor updates campus on engineering, enrollment, state budget

January 20, 2015

Chancellor Bob Meyer talked about engineering, enrollment and the state budget as he addressed faculty and staff Tuesday morning, Jan. 20, at the Memorial Student Center to kick off the spring semester at UW-Stout. Classes begin Monday, Jan. 26. Read the full story

Chancellor Bob Meyer addresses faculty and staff Tuesday, Jan. 20, at the student center.

Drag musical-comedy group to perform Jan. 28 at student center

January 16, 2015

The Kinsey Sicks, who have been making people laugh with their music and offbeat comedy for more than 20 years, will perform at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, in the Great Hall of UW-Stout’s Memorial Student Center. Read the full story

The Kinsey Sicks

Senior packaging student awarded national scholarship

January 16, 2015

UW-Stout senior Oliver Ballinger has been awarded the 2014 Enercon Bill Zito Packaging Education Scholarship. Read the full story

Oliver Ballinger

High school students qualify for state DECA competition

January 15, 2015

Holmen High School students took seven first places to lead 16 schools in the 43rd annual DECA District One Career Development Conference Saturday, Jan. 10, at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

Students compete in the quick serve restaurant management division.

Adobe partnership benefits technical communication students

January 13, 2015

For the second year, Adobe Systems Inc. is partnering with University of Wisconsin-Stout to offer students the chance to get hands-on experience with the industry-standard Adobe Technical Communication Suite in their advanced classes. Read the full story

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Komro receives Classified Employee Appreciation Award

January 13, 2015

Laurie Komro received the Classified Employee Appreciation Award for December at UW-Stout. Read the full story

Laurie Komro

Project takes AIM at teacher support, retention through the arts

January 12, 2015

During the next two years, University of Wisconsin-Stout will launch Arts Integration Menomonie to support teacher candidates and retain early career teachers in the Menomonie school district. Read the full story

UW-Stout student Jonnise Hazuka helps children with an art project.

Symphonic Singers, Chamber Choir on two-state tour Jan. 21-23

January 8, 2015

University of Wisconsin-Stout’s Symphonic Singers and Chamber Choir, conducted by Jerry Hui, will embark on a tour Jan. 21 to Jan. 23 in South Dakota and Minnesota. Read the full story

The Symphonic Singers

Peace, justice are themes for Menomonie MLK Day event Jan. 19

January 8, 2015

Peace and justice will be the themes for a community program to mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, Jan. 19, in Menomonie. Read the full story

Shelby Schuppe

Vorpahl receives Classified Employee Appreciation Award

January 7, 2015

Tom Vorpahl received the Classified Employee Appreciation Award for November at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

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Student-athletes to host second Kids Night Out Jan. 16

January 7, 2015

The second annual Kids Night Out at University of Wisconsin-Stout will be held from 6 t0 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 16, at the Sports and Fitness Center. Read the full story

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Health, wellness, fitness major interns with QB’s off-season trainer

January 6, 2015

As a health, wellness and fitness major at University of Wisconsin-Stout, Timothy Dyllan Smith is hoping someday to operate his own fitness center and train his own clients. Read the full story

Timothy Dyllan Smith, left, and Angelo Poli, right, at Whole Body Fitness in Chico, Calif.

2014 brought new leader, engineering push, record enrollment

December 30, 2014

At University of Wisconsin-Stout, 2014 was a historic year involving leaders, students, academic programs and academic buildings. Read the full story

Blaze greets Bob Meyer during Meyer's first day on the job as chancellor.

Four hospitality students awarded scholarships by national organization

December 30, 2014

Four undergraduate students at University of Wisconsin-Stout were awarded scholarships of $1,000 each at the Club Managers Association of America Upper Midwest chapter recognition dinner Dec. 9 in Minneapolis. Read the full story

Front row from left are Suzan Schneider, Chelsie Hetke and Lisa Lofrano. Back row from left to right are Andy Veith; Mark Bado, general manager at the Kansas City Country Club and CMAA national board member; and Michael Bohnert, assistant general manager at Brackett's Crossing Country Club and 2015 CMAA Upper Midwest president.

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