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October 2021

UW-Stout: Interior design faculty, students become part of the safe, healthier buildings movement
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Oct. 25

Entertainment design senior, painting professor collaborate on short film
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Oct. 25

Art exhibit focuses on civil liberties
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 25

Engineering students win tug of war at Backwoods Baja competition (UW-Stout hosted the event)
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Ill., Oct. 25

Now Hiring: Nature's Way seeking about 30 people as it grows (UW-Stout alum Jacob Yang is quoted)
Spectrum 1 news, Madison, Wis.,  Oct. 25

Rafters announce newest front office manager
On Focus, Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., Oct. 25

Future of the arts in the Chippewa Valley topic of forum at UW-Stout
Our Community Now, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 24

The future of the arts in Chippewa Valley discussed
WEUX TV 48, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 24

Around Town Briefs (UW-Stout employee Emily Barth earned the Sept. University Staff Award)
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 25

New Blue from Blue Devil
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 21

UW-Stout: Civil liberties are focus of Gallery 209 student exhibition through Oct. 29
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Oct. 22

Future of arts in Chippewa Valley to be discussed at UW-Stout
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 22

Future of the arts in the Chippewa Valley topic of forum at UW-Stout
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 23

Two local teachers receive national teaching award, winning $50k each (Jay Abitz is a UW-Stout alum)
WFRV TV 5, Green Bay, Wis., Oct. 22

UW-Stout grad helps create first new blue pigment in 240 years
Yahoo News, Sunnyvale, Calif., Oct. 22

UW-Stout grad helps create first new blue pigment in 240 years
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 22

Over two decades of celebrating the written word continues
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 22

GFS bolsters leadership team with three vice presidents
After Market News, Akron, Ohio, Oct. 21

UW-Stout: Applied science alum accidentally created first new blue pigment in more than 240 years
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Oct. 21

UW-Stout: Applied mathematics and computer science student becomes U.S. citizen
Wisconsin Politics, Madison, Wis., Oct. 21

UW-Stout film screening: Candyman
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 22

Gov. Evers: Announces Wisconsin State Building Commission approves $124 million in key projects (UW-Stout South Hall to be renovated)
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Oct. 20

Expanding psychiatric, behavioral health services in Eau Claire, Marathon counties to help residents in 29 counties
WKBT TV 8, La Crosse, Wis., Oct. 20

Thorp native Geissler's philanthropic flame lives on through efforts of family, friends (Amanda Geissler was a UW-Stout alum)
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 20

State Building Commission OKs building projects in Chippewa Valley (UW-Stout South Hall renovation approved)
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 21

Global Finishing Solutions appoints three new vice presidents
Body Shop Business, Akron, Ohio, Oct. 21

Value Colleges releases rankings of the best online information technology programs in the U.S.
Cision PR Newswire, New York, N.Y.,  Oct. 19

Study abroad is coming back. But with hurdles (UW-Stout student Melissa Neumair is interviewed)
National Public Radio, Madison, Wis., Oct. 19

UW-River Falls reaches 70% threshold for student vaccinations
Journal, River Falls, Wis., Oct. 19

Study abroad is coming back. But with more hurdles
WWNO 89.9 FM, New Orleans, La., Oct. 19

Stout tackles sustainable solutions
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 18

UW-Stout: New course sponsored by Great Northern Corp. investigates sustainable solutions
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Oct. 18

Stout board approves revised mission statement, 10-year plan
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Oct. 18

Graphic memoirist to present at Stout virtual event
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Oct. 18

Nutrients for special dietary routines
EurekAlert, Washington, D.C., Oct. 18

Personnel news: Tennessee, Joliet, Wisconsin Rapids
Ballpark Digest, Middleton, Wis., Oct. 17

Last night’s third place win marks local man’s astonishing fourth showing in the finals for The New Yorker Cartoon Caption Contest (Paul Nesja is a UW-Stout alum)
Madison Magazine, Madison, Wis. Oct. 18

Late Thorp native Geissler’s philanthropic flame lives on through efforts of family, friends(Gessler was a UW-Stout alum)
Tribune, La Crosse, Wis., Oct. 17

New chef on campus
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 14

The Spooktator: Local researcher Chad Lewis (Lewis is a UW-Stout alum)
Spectator, UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 14

Fewer cases of COVID-19 at UW-Eau Claire this year, compared to last fall’s surge
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 15

UW System: UW-River Falls reaches 70% threshold for student vaccinations
Wisconsin Politics, Madison, Wis., Oct. 14

UW-River Falls reaches 70% threshold for student COVID-19 vaccinations
WDJT TV 58, Milwaukee, Wis., Oct. 14

UW-Stout: Addresses student social media expression and hate speech with Free Speech Week
Wisconsin Politics, Madison, Wis., Oct. 13

The Best Colleges in Wisconsin in 2021
Best Value Schools, Oct. 12

Tommy Thompson helps students celebrate 70% vaccination rate
Bulletin, Baldwin, Wis., Oct. 13

‘ParityBlu’ team wins statewide WiSys APPStart Challenge (UW-Stout alum Emerson Kovacs finished in third place)
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Oct. 13

Wisconsin manufacturers resilient through pandemic challenges (Initial readout of 2021 Wisconsin Manufacturing Report will be at UW-Stout on Oct. 27)
BizTimes, Milwaukee, Wis., Oct. 13

Dakota County Technical College: National Transfer Student Week 2021
Patch, Apple Valley, Minn., Oct. 13

Blugolds rally past Blue Devils to win 'Battle of the Blues' trophy
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 13

Soapbox derby returns for UW-Stout Homecoming
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 12

Community members invited to attend UW-Stout speaker series
Menomonie Minute, Menomonie, Wis., Oct. 12

Meet the new teachers in the School District of River Falls
Journal, River Falls, Wis., Oct. 12

Creative community forum to discuss Chippewa Valley arts in the post-pandemic world
Menomonie Minute, Menomonie, Wis., Oct. 12

7 University of Wisconsin campuses hit 70% vaccination rate
Patch, Milwaukee, Wis., Oct. 12

Locals earn WIAC honors
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 12

Responding to the call: New co-response coordinator focuses on mental health needs in the Chippewa Valley (Lita Prorok is a UW-Stout alum)
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 12

UW-Stout grad creates animated short about a closeted teen
WKOW TV 27, Madison, Wis., Oct. 11

Expanded health care options set for UW-Stout students starting Jan. 1, through new arrangement with Prevea Health
Chippewa Valley Post, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 11

'Don't Stop Me Now': Nothing can keep UW-Stout's Abbey Filipiak, UW-Whitewater from upholding tradition as queens of WIAC Championship
Wisconsin Golf, Madison, Wis., Oct. 11

Homecoming is back, with celebration week kicking off Monday, Oct. 11
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Oct. 11

UW System interim president visits UW-Stout Monday
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 11

Thompson tours UW-Stout as school celebrates vaccination rate
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 11

UW-Stout hits goal, WI vaccinations dip
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 12

UW-Stout golfer Filipiak wins WIAC medalist honors
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 11

Weather to blame for lifeless fall colors
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 11

Democratic research analyzes party's losses in Midwest 
Yahoo News, Sunnydale, Calif., Oct. 11

Increase in catalytic converter theft leads to new legislation
Advocate, Spooner, Wis., Oct. 11

UW-Stout grad creates animated short about a closeted teen
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 11

Dunn County leaders urge action as transmission rate rises
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Oct. 11

Catalytic converter thefts prompt state legislation
Urban Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wis., Oct. 11

UW-Stout: Cabot executive program to feature president and CEO of Prevea Health
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Oct. 8

UW-Stout animation students help make a ‘Star Wars’ wish come true
All in Wisconsin, Madison, Wis., Oct. 8

UW-Stout: UW System President Tommy Thompson to visit Monday, Oct. 11
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Oct. 8

Ask questions about disability and employment 
EurekAlert!, Washington D.C., Oct. 8

Thompson plans UW-Stout visit
714 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 8

Three former Badger High School athletes to be inducted into Wall of Fame 
News, Lake Geneva, Wis., Oct. 10

Stout's Filipiak wins WIAC individual golf title
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 10

Democratic research analyzes party's losses in Midwest
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 11

Increase in catalytic converter theft leads to new legislation
Wisconsin Public Radio, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 11

UW System interim president to visit UW-Stout Monday
 WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 8

UW-Stout: Three Fellows announced by new Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Office
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Oct. 7

Reflections on hope: Two staff members published in book on perseverance in a pandemic
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Oct. 7

Animation students help make a ‘Star Wars’ wish come true
Dunn County New, Menomonie, Wis., Oct. 7

UW System celebrates 50th anniversary of its founding
University of Wisconsin System, Madison, Wis., Oct. 7

Kiss and tell (UW-Stout alum Courtney Padjen is the owner and director of the Centre for Sexual Wellness)
Lavender Magazine, Eden, Minn., Oct. 7

College football: Twice-broken trophy in good shape as UW-Eau Claire, UW-Stout renew War on I-94
Yahoo News, Sunnydale, Calif., Oct. 8

Keldric Stokes of Thorp named Packers High School Coach of the Week (Stokes is a UW-Stout alum and former coach)
Packers, Green Bay, Wis., Oct. 6

Thorp’s Stokes named Packers High School Coach of the Week
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 7

UW study abroad programs ramp back up following year of COVID-19 cancellations
Wisconsin Public Radio, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 6

Local students use ‘force’ for good
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 5

Dunn County urges measures to stop spread
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 5

UW System tuition, program revenue balances up nearly $189M from 2020 levels
Wisconsin Public Radio, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 4

Stout senior learns about sustainable farming at local fishery
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Oct. 4

UW-Stout grad’s work goes viral
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 5

UW-Stout golf's Gaby jumps from 10th to 1st
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 5

Regents announce University Staff Excellence Awards for 2021
Urban Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wis., Oct. 4

UW System Board of Regents: Announce University Staff Excellence Awards for 2021
Wisconsin Politics, Madison, Wis., Oct. 4

Amery alum Stout student adds Ryder Cup to resume
Free Press, Amery, Wis., Oct. 1

Freshwater research: A collaborative summer at ERIC
All in Wisconsin, Madison, Wis., Oct. 1

UW-Stout presents Fed official, economist
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Oct. 4

UW-Stout grad redesigns iconic company logos and now they’ve gone Tik Tok viral
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 30

UW-Stout: Reaches 70% threshold for student vaccinations
Wisconsin Politics, Madison, Wis., Sept. 30

COVID-19 daily update (UW-Stout hits 70% student vaccinations)
WEUX TV 48, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 30

Prevea, UW-Stout partner to provide on-campus care
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Sept. 30

Socially-minded advertising: Alums comedic redesigns of iconic company logos are a hit on Tik Tok
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Sept. 30

September 2021

UW-Stout becomes latest UW System school to reach 70% vaccination
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 29

UW-Stout becomes latest UW System school to reach 70% vaccination
WMTV 15, Madison, Wis., Sept. 29

UW-Stout reaches 70% threshold for student vaccinations
Urban Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wis., Sept. 29

Another UW System school reaches 70% COVID-19 vaccination rate among students
WKOW TV 27, Madison, Wis., Sept. 29

UW-Stout student body hits 70% vaccination rate goal
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 30

UW-Stout’s Haydon Miller a semifinalist for Campbell Trophy
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 29

UW-Stout, Prevea partnership aims to expand care options without raising costs for students
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Sept. 29

PMMI awards six Pack Expo Scholarship winners
What They Think, Sept. 29

UW-Stout, Prevea Health to partner on health support for students
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 29

Navigating family disputes takes willingness to listen
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 29

UW-Stout partners with Prevea Health
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Sept. 29

WIAA girls state golf tournament preview: Rob Hernandez's 2021 Division 1 regional preview, predictions
Wisconsin Golf, Madison, Wis., Sept. 29

PMMI awards six Pack Expo Scholarship winners
Modern Materials Handling, Morganville, N.J., Sept. 28

‘Closet Combat’ brings to light struggles of teens seeking to come out
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Sept. 27

Graphic memoir inspires talks on LGBTQIA+ representation, censorship, comics
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Sept. 27

Devil’s Punchbowl
Atlas Obscura, Brooklyn, N.Y., Sept. 27

The paintings we’ve lost to campus cancel culture
College Fix, Hillsdale, Mich., Sept. 28

Professor calls Americans 'the hands...holding the bloody knife that has wounded the USA' in graphic class assignment
Campus Reform, Arlington, Va., Sept. 24

507 Featured Artist: Debra D'Souza
507 Magazine, Rochester, Minn., Sept 27

Stout’s Gaby sets school record with 7-under 65
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 26

Medcalf: Minnesota’s ‘teen whisperer’ humbled by support he’s received during cancer fight (Jason Clopton is a UW-Stout alumnus)
Eminetra, Malkapur Maharashtra, Sept. 26

Almost three-quarters of Blugolds are vaccinated, UW System says (UW-Stout is at 65%)
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 24

Governor Whitmer makes appointments to board and commissions
Michigan.gov, Lansing, Mich., Sept. 24

A doggone good idea: UW-Stout grad’s invention places in national design competition
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 23

UW-Stout golf management program alum, students add Ryder Cup to résumés
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 23

Nick Bohl of Oconto Falls named Packers High School Coach of the Week
Press-Gazette, Green Bay, Wis, Sept. 22

The Economics of Water (UW-Stout associate professor Zach Raff analyzes cost-benefit of water quality trading programs)
Freshwater Collaborative of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wis., Fall 2021

A Collaborative Summer at ERIC
Freshwater Collaborative of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wis., Fall 2021

UW-La Crosse football: Alt named WIAC defensive athlete of the week
Tribune, La Crosse, Wis., Sept. 21

UW-Stout to add women’s lacrosse starting in spring 2023
Yahoo News, Sunnyvale, Calif., Sept. 22

UW-Stout to add women’s lacrosse, competition to begin spring 2023
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 22

Local connection at Ryder Cup
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept.  22

UW-Stout to add women's lacrosse starting in spring 2023
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 22

McIntosh Memorial Library of Viroqua Book Buzz
Vernon County Times, Viroqua, Wis., Sept. 22

Nick Bohl of Oconto Falls named Packers High School Coach of the Week
Green Bay Packers, Green Bay, Wis., Sept. 22

Stout student opens the closet door
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 21

University garden thriving again after yearlong COVID shutdown
Hortidaily, Tholen, Netherlands, Sept. 21

Campus events will mark Hispanic Heritage Month
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 21

Vaccination rates vary widely on UW System campuses
WMTV TV 15, Madison, Wis., Sept. 20

Majority of UW System classes have returned to in-person this fall
Channel 3000, Madison, Wis., Sept. 21

Back in class: 85% of UW courses in-person, reaching pre-pandemic levels
WFRV TV 5, Green Bay, Wis., Sept. 21

Honors roll in for UW-Stout RB Graham
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 21

Stout VB earns WIAC win
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 21

UW-Sprout! University garden thriving again after yearlong COVID shutdown
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Sept. 20

Art education students, Menomonie teachers collab in Fine Arts Camp
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Sept. 20

Stout students awarded scholarships to study abroad in Belgium, Greece and Italy
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Sept. 20

Keeping hopes up (UW-Stout English professor Lopamudra Basu submitted to collection of essays and poems)
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 20

Scholarships for vaccinated students
UW System, Madison, Wis., Sept. 16

What is the student vaccination rate at your UW System campus?
Wisconsin State Journal, Madison, Wis., Sept 19

Charity Pink Game returns to UW-Stevens Point 
WJFW TV 12, Rhinelander, Wis., Sept 17

Stoutward Bound gives first-year multicultural students an early start to the semester
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Sept. 16

Chippewa Valley residents become U.S. Citizens (Kayleigh Neil is a UW-Stout student and a specialist with the Wisconsin National Guard)
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 16

Pages from the Past
Tribune, La Crosse, Wis., Sept. 16

College football: Chi-Hi graduate Meyer's decision to kick at UW-Stout proves mutually beneficial
Yahoo News, Sunnyvale, Calif., Sept. 16

Behling joins Sun Prairie Chamber of Commerce staff
Star, Sun Prairie, Wis., Sept. 15

Break out the pink clothes; it’s Pink Week at UW-Stevens Point
WAOW TV 9, Wausau, Wis., Sept. 15

UWSP named one of the Best Public Universities in the Midwest
WASU, 95.1 FM, Wausau, Wis., Sept. 15

Locals earn WIAC honors
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 15

Morton inducted into Coyotes Hall of Fame
Daily News, Norfolk, Neb, Sept. 14

U.S. News and World Report rankings
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 13

9/11 remembered across the Chippewa Valley
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 11

Flags at UW-Stout honor the victims of 9/11
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 11

Flags at UW-Stout honor the victims of 9/11
MSN, Redmond, Va., Sept 12

Memorial foundation benefit in honor of Kaytlyn Thomas 
WAOW TV 9, Wausau, Wis., Sept. 12

Throwback Thursday: UW-Stout opens Williams Stadium with win in 2001
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 9

Stout freshman welcomed back to campus with Blue Rah celebration
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Sept. 9

The center of attention; Morton to enter Hall of Fame
UW-Stout Dakota Athletics, Vermillion, S.D., Sept. 9

Area athletes nominated for WIAC Kwik Trip weekly awards
Times-Tribune, DeForest, Wis., Sept. 9

From the Files 
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Sept. 8

LSBE welcomes New Professional Sales program director
University of Minnesota-Duluth, Duluth, Minn., Sept. 8

Wisconsin Remembers: A face to every name comes to Dunn County
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 3

Labor Day history: How did it come to be? 
WXOW TV 19, La Crosse, Wis., Sept. 6

Labor Day history: How did it come to be? 
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 5

UW-Stout alum named finalist for national counseling award
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Sept. 5

Knock and Talk 
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 6

Labor Day history: How did it come to be?
WREX TV 13, Rockford, Ill., Sept. 6

UW-Stout's McNamar nets shutouts in 1st goalie experience
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 6

Stout welcomes students
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 2

CCAI presents 2021 student scholarships
Coatings World, Sept. 2

Stout students moving in, preparing for academic year
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Sept. 2

College football: Loaded aerial attack returns to lead UW-Stout
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 2

There is nothing cheddar than this new cheese business
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 2

D’Ambrosio takes reigns at Amery Intermediate School
Free Press, Amery, Wis., Sept. 2

Friday AM News: Wisconsin Business
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Sept. 3

Tuttle announces candidacy for county sheriff
Advocate, Spooner, Wis., Sept. 1

Incoming UW System students hope vaccinations will bring a more ‘normal’ school year
Wisconsin Public Radio, Eau Claire, Wis., Sept. 2

Paw-fect idea: UW-Stout recent grad places in national Student Design Competition with pet product
UW System, Madison, Wis., Sept. 1

Meet the new Hudson District teachers
Star-Observer, Hudson, Wis., Sept. 1

From the Files
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Sept. 1

Looking at the lasting impacts of the Afghan war 
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 31

New coach, new approach working for River Falls soccer
Journal, River Falls, Wis., Aug. 31

UW Board of Regents eye changes to chancellor search committees
Tribune, La Crosse, Wis., Sept. 1

UW Board of Regents eye changes to chancellor search committees
Wisconsin State Journal, Madison, Wis., Sept. 1