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Family and Consumer Sciences Day proclaimed Dec. 3 in Menomonie

November 21, 2014

Invite your family and friends, make out a menu and head to the grocery store. The American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences is encouraging you to dine in Wednesday, Dec. 3. Read the full story

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Professor’s safety tips will help prevent food-borne illnesses during holidays

November 21, 2014

It’s that time of year when food takes center stage in our homes, at parties and in the workplace. A UW-Stout professor has a list of food preparation and serving tips to help keep you and your guests healthy. Read the full story

Naveen Chikthimmah talks with a student in a food lab.

Research Services awards grants to 22 students

November 21, 2014

Research Services at University of Wisconsin-Stout has awarded 15 grants to 22 students for the 2014-15 academic year. Read the full story

Lucas Feldkamp presents his research with adviser Tina Lee at the national honors conference in Denver.

Chancellor releases statement on death of UW-Stout administrator

November 20, 2014

University of Wisconsin-Stout Chancellor Bob Meyer released the following statement concerning the death of Kay Schnur, director of enterprise information systems, in a traffic accident Wednesday: Read the full story

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Golf program transfer agreement signed with Lakeshore Tech

November 20, 2014

Students from eastern Wisconsin who are interested in earning a four-year degree in golf management have a new in-state option. Read the full story

Kris Schoonover teaches a GEM class in Heritage Hall.

University sets enrollment record with 9,371 students

November 19, 2014

The University of Wisconsin-Stout has set an enrollment record for the 2014-15 academic year, Chancellor Bob Meyer announced Wednesday, Nov. 19. Read the full story

Jackie Weissenburger

Student uncovers history in architectural details of her college town

November 18, 2014

University of Wisconsin-Stout honors student Maria Lewis combined her photographic hobby with an academic assignment and learned a lot about the architecture and the history of the buildings in downtown Menomonie. Read the full story

Honors student Maria Lewis stands in front of the Mabel Tainter Theater holding her self-published booklet.

Stout Vocational Rehabilitation Institute has new director

November 17, 2014

Cayte Anderson has been named executive director of Stout Vocational Rehabilitation Institute at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

From left, John Lui, Cayte Anderson and John Wesolek.

New Pick One! program encourages students to get involved

November 17, 2014

Students at UW-Stout have a vast array of ways to get involved in campus life. A new program is bringing attention to all those opportunities by encouraging them to at least pick one. Read the full story

The Pick One! mascot outside the student center.

Packaging students place in contest; art student’s work in exhibit

November 14, 2014

Several UW-Stout packaging students fared well in a national competition while an art student had her work selected for an exhibit in Atlanta. Read the full story

Darcy Petersen's exhibit

Student jazz musicians to perform Nov. 19 at Mabel Tainter

November 14, 2014

Music by George Gershwin, Henry Mancini, Glenn Miller and others will be performed by the Blue Devil Jazz Orchestra at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, at the Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts. Read the full story

Andy Uchytil

UW-Stout to offer unique graduate program in hospitality strategy

November 13, 2014

University of Wisconsin-Stout is about to launch a unique master’s degree program to give established managers in the hospitality industry a chance to advance their careers. Read the full story

Eric Brey

Art exhibit, CHROMA(A)CHROMA, opens at Furlong Gallery

November 11, 2014

An exhibit featuring three artists opened Monday, Nov. 10, at Furlong Gallery at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

A Robert Atwell painting in the exhibit.

Alumni in three states receive teaching, design awards

November 10, 2014

Three UW-Stout alumni recently received awards for their work, two in the teaching field and another for work in design. Read the full story

Veronica McCracken, left, at Fashion + Fusion.

International Week features Maasai speaker, exhibits, cultural show

November 7, 2014

International Week at UW-Stout will be celebrated Tuesday, Nov. 11, through Thursday, Nov. 13, with two special presentations and the annual cultural exhibits and show. Read the full story

Felix Nkaru

Growth of online, distance education to be celebrated Nov. 10-14

November 7, 2014

A nontraditional form of learning that has grown rapidly will be celebrated the week of Nov. 10-14 at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

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Chancellor says demand exists for more engineering programs

November 6, 2014

How will the University of Wisconsin System help meet the workforce needs of the state in the near future and in the decades to come? Read the full story

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University recognizes 90 employees for their years of service

November 5, 2014

A total of 90 University of Wisconsin-Stout employees have been recognized for their many years of service to the university, including four who have been on staff for 40 years. Read the full story

From left, 40-year honorees Mary Stasieluk, Debra Tenorio and Janice Rasmussen.

Tuschl receives Classified Employee Appreciation Award

November 5, 2014

Dani Tuschl received the Classified Employee Appreciation Award for October at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

Dani Tuschl

St. Paul author to discuss his book, ‘Sugarhouse,’ Nov. 13

November 5, 2014

A St. Paul, Minn., author will be the second speaker for the 2014-15 Reading Event Series at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

Matthew Batt

Cedar Valley Brass Quintet to perform Nov. 9 on campus

November 4, 2014

The Cedar Valley Brass Quintet will perform at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, in room 210 of the Applied Arts Building, 415 13th Ave. E., at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

The Cedar Valley Brass Quintet

Address by professor, flag display planned for Veterans Day

November 4, 2014

A professor who served in the U.S. Navy for eight years will speak Tuesday, Nov. 11, to mark Veterans Day at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

David Plum

Entertainment design students volunteer at Flyway Film Festival

November 3, 2014

A group of UW-Stout students in the entertainment design program took advantage of a chance to rub elbows recently with professionals in the filmmaking industry. Read the full story

From left, Sara Westman, Rachel Verdeja, Gus Hinton and Macy Thomas gather on the red carpet.

After three-day hike, alumni reunite atop Machu Picchu in Peru

November 3, 2014

The University of Wisconsin-Stout Alumni Association picked a special place for an alumni reunion recently: the mountains of Peru. Read the full story

UW-Stout alumni gather above Machu Picchu in Peru.

Students design, present game at international conference

October 31, 2014

Interaction was the keyword for two UW-Stout students who presented at the Computer-Human Interaction in Play — CHI PLAY — Conference in October in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Read the full story

Ian Pommer, left, and Michael Flaherty at the CHI PLAY Conference.

Staff member receives UW System award for LGBTQ work

October 30, 2014

A University of Wisconsin-Stout staff member has been honored with a state award for her work with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning communities. Read the full story

Julie Miller

Cabot executives offer career advice to management students

October 29, 2014

Marcia Anderson, standing tall and proud in her military uniform, told a standing-room-only crowd of mostly management students at University of Wisconsin-Stout how far she has come in life. Read the full story

From left, Chancellor Bob Meyer, Scott Cabot and Abel Adekola dedicate the Cabot Wall of Honor.

More than 100 students make a difference with volunteer work

October 28, 2014

They raked yards for elderly Menomonie residents and at the Dunn County Humane Society. They ushered at a play and helped at a Menomonie Public Library book sale. They helped build gardens at Wakanda and Oaklawn elementary schools. Read the full story

From left, Marissa Odell, Emily Jones and Brenna Freiermuth removed flags at Evergreen Cemetery.

Tickets on sale for ‘The Good Doctor’ play, We the Kings concert

October 27, 2014

Tickets are on sale for two special entertainment events, a play and a rock concert, coming up at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Read the full story

We the Kings

Student’s research paper quest leads to former secretary of state

October 24, 2014

For most students, basic research during the Information Age can be logistically simple and low-stress, thanks to the Internet and to libraries with multiple online search platforms. Read the full story

Cheyne Taylor with Madeleine Albright

Halloween events Oct. 29 on north campus, Wilson Place Mansion

October 24, 2014

UW-Stout will hold its annual trick-or-treat celebration for children in the community, and a new event has been added this year at Wilson Place Mansion, both on Wednesday, Oct. 29. Read the full story

A student gives out candy to a princess in 2013 at the north campus residence halls.

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