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July 2021

50+ films featured at Red Cedar Film Festival July 29-Aug. 1
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., July 22

Our View: Olympics may hold clues to fall semester
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 22

Spectrum West (Professor Peter Galante and Tiffani Taggart, outreach program manager talk about the Red Cedar Film Festival)
Wisconsin Public Radio, Eau Claire, Wis., July 22

Food safety workshop (UW-Stout outreach program)
Journal, River Falls, Wis., July 22

Get your film fix at Menomonie’s Red Cedar Film Festival
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., July 22

First-generation UW-Stout graduates, brothers hired before graduation make their family proud
All in Wisconsin, Madison, Wis., July 21

Start your own distillery with this new board game (UW-Stout professors Dave Beck and Erik Evensen created the game)
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., July 22

Cybersecurity expert talks university of Wisconsin program
Government Technology, Folsom, Calif., July 19

Stout mentored research focuses on cancer, alternative ethanol resources
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., July 19

UW-Eau Claire, UW-Stout volleyball teams earn academic honor
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 19

From network marketing to conquering the trading world – Mathew Thayer is impacting thousands of lives (Thayer is a UW-Stout alumnus)
Good Men Project, Pasadena, Calif., July 20

Henry Repeating Arms announces a new company president
American Rifleman, Fairfax, Va.,  July 20

UW-Stout alum works to protect companies from cyberattacks
Yahoo News, Sunnyvale, Calif., July 18

UW-Stout alum works to protect companies from cyberattacks
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 18

CashTrap creator Matt Thayer changes thousands of lives with his training (UW-Stout alumnus)
South African, Cape Town, South Africa, July 19

The Red Cedar Film Festival
Wisconsin Public Radio, Eau Claire, Wis., July 19

What you can learn from the creator of CashTrap, Mathew Thayer (UW-Stout alumnus)
Post, Bangkok, Thailand, July 16

Blue Devils earn academic honor
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 15

Henry Repeating Arms announces next company president
American Hunter, Fairfax, Va., July 15

College + industry = success for grads
AI Technology Insights, Hawthorne, Calif., July 14

Catching up with ... A Q&A with Ripon High School graduate Hunter Merrill
Press, Ripon, Wis., July 14, 2021

Area roundup: Stout tennis players honored
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 14

Dave Kinsler retires as Monona Grove hockey coach
Herald-Independent, Monona, Wis., July 15

College + industry = success for grads
Markets Insider, Hartford, Conn., July 13

30 colleges that have strong links to America’s prospering industries: These colleges help students enter America’s most thriving sector
College Values Online, Hartford, Conn., July 13

Henry Repeating Arms announces next company president
WFMZ TV 69, Allentown, Pa., July 13

Specright raises $30 million Series B funding
Farm Journal, Kansas City, Kansas, July 13

Board of Regents approves promotions, tenure for 28 faculty
Herald, Chippewa Falls, Wis., July 12

Director with Minneapolis’ Kraus-Anderson named to board of AchieveMpls
RE Journals, Minneapolis, Minn., July 13

Specright raises $30 million series B to support explosive growth
Cision PR Newswire, New York, N.Y.,  July 13

Denise Schultz: Appointed senior director of sales and marketing at Grand View Lodge
Hospitality Net, Boschcour, The Netherlands, July 13

Specright raises $30 million series B to support explosive growth
Associated Press, Tustin, Calif., July 13, 2021

UW Regents start presidential search again with larger, more diverse committee
News, Kenosha, Wis., July 10

Francis joins Coldwell Banker Realty
Independent, Sun City West, Az., July 10

UW System Presidential Search Committee named
Journal, River Falls, Wis., July 9

Gary Trenda joins Sound Devices
Worship AVL, Kent, United Kingdom,  July 12

UW-Stout graphic design major’s GOAT Milk? concept gets national acclaim
All in Wisconsin, Madison, Wis., July 7

Board approves UW System’s 2021-22 Annual Operating Budget
University of Wisconsin System, Madison, Wis., July 8

Foreign students flock to UW-Stout
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., July 8

Area roundup: UW-Stout's Carroll named Academic All-District
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 8

Resilient alum chef bouncing back from ‘horrible year’ with pandemic, Napa Valley wildfire
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., July 7

Sharing STEM, building confidence and engaging youth
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., July 7

Our View (UW-Stout’s Bowman Hall receives Wisconsin Masonry Alliance award)
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 7

PMSE industry specialist joins Sound Devices
Flagship Media Group, Belfast, Ireland, July 7

Faces: Scholarship winners
News Tribune, Duluth, Minn., July 7

Malicious Code: Some UW institutions raced to protect system potentially compromised by Russian hackers
Independent, Milwaukee, Wis., July 8

Dodgeland graduate learning from the ground up
Daily Times, Watertown, Wis., July 7

Area roundup: Local college, prep golfers earn honors
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 6

36 years later, mother still seeks justice in daughter’s unsolved murder
Sun, Apple Valley, Minn., July 2

Anderson family to celebrate 150 years on Lake Park farm, July 17
Tribune, Detroit Lakes, Minn., July 3

University of Wisconsin campuses keep start date on Jewish holiday, despite pushback
WLS TV 7, Chicago, Ill., July 6

June 2021

Stout's Safe Space training teaches inclusivity, creates allies
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., June 28

Graphic design major’s ad concept receives national acclaim
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., June 28

Former UW-Stout student part of groundbreaking female marine platoon
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., June 28

Meet the new assistant principals at Sabish, Woodworth Middle Schools
Reporter, Fond du Lac, Wis., June 25

Artist Talk: Painting the present with Tim Tozer (Tozer teaches at UW-Stout)
Boreal Community Media, Lutsen, Minn., June 26

Project SEARCH supporting area young adults to start at UW-Stout
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., June 24

Restoration of Bowman Hall, built in 1897, receives recognition
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., June 24

No use crying…
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., June 24

Esports become mainstay in Dane County during pandemic
WKOW TV 27, Madison, Wis., June 24

Thirty-five years of tech ed
Waupaca County News, Waupaca, Wis., June 23

Bob Koenig named fire department chief at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport 
Aviation Pros, Fort Atkinson, Wis., June 23

Tonya Wagner named dean of Viterbo College of Business, Leadership, and Ethics
Tribune, La Crosse, Wis., June 22

Stout students look forward to normalcy after adapting during freshman year
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., June 21

Kasey Bass named to two all-region teams
Star, Sun Prairie, Wis., June 20

Food science alum starts own cheese platter company
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., June 17

Kathryn Feuerhelm has priority on technical, career learning
Star-Observer, Hudson, Wis., June 16

UW-Stout: Scholars look forward to normal fall semester after 1 ½ years of adapting to pandemic
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., June 15

Two new SROs chosen for schools in Eau Claire
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., June 16

UW-Stout students look ahead to college, campus, connection
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., June 15

Pulaski's Kevin Ruechel reflects on record-breaking throw at DIII national championship
Press Gazette, Green Bay, Wis., June 15

UW-Stout names Menards inaugural Career Services Employer of the Year
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., June 10

Kubacki provides locals with tips for living a healthy life
Daily Journal, Antigo, Wis., June 14

10 top tips for today’s Chippewa Valley job hunters
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., June 10

UW-Stout fashion student creates clothing line for global company
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., June 12

UW-Stout fashion student creates clothing line for global company
Yahoo News, Sunnyvale, Calif., June 12

Center’s interim leader gets director job
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., June 14

Stout fashion student designs spring collection for global retailer SHEIN
Tribune, La Crosse, Wis., June 10

Hooks Institute offers discussion on critical race theory
Daily Memphian, Memphis, Tenn., June 10

Stout alumna wins national family and consumer sciences award
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., June 9

Do taking vitamins truly help human health?
Cision PR Newswire, New York, N.Y., June 8

Red Cedar Watershed project wins Impact Award
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., June 7

Tuesday A.M. News (Red Cedar Watershed award)
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., June 8

Research shows economic losses to Wisconsin waters from large-scale animal farms
St. Croix 360, May Township, Minn., June 4

Doctors 'need to prescribe sex robots' to cure 'digisexual illnesses', experts urge
Daily Star, London, United Kingdom, June 4

COVID-19, gender and science, Physics Today
Fior Reports, Pune, Maharashtra, India, June 6

COVID-19, gender, and science
Physics Today, College Park, Md., June 4

Hannah Gostonczik named Sunny Harris Hutchinson PGA WORKS fellow for Carolinas PGA Section
Yes Weekly, Greensboro, N.C., June 6

Around Town Briefs: Arts-based business program
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., June 4

Dose of Droids: Doctors ‘need to prescribe sex robots to cure digisexual illness’ experts urge
Sun, New York, N.Y., June 3

UW-Stout, system relax requirements for vaccinated individuals
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., June 3

5 things you might not know: University of Wisconsin ID found 50 years later
Rivertowns, Red Wing, Minn., June 2

Local colleges receive eight figures in federal COVID aid
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., June 3

From the Files
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., June 2

A UW-Stout student locates his missing student ID – 52 years later
Spectrum News 1, Milwaukee, Wis., June 2

Three bachelor’s degrees in four years — no problem for motivated, first-generation UW-Stout student
All in Wisconsin, Madison, Wis., June 1

Area roundup: UW-Stout baseball players make all-region teams
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., June 1

Two new school resource officers selected by ECASD (UW-Stout alumnus Tom Xiong)
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., June 1

After decades with School District of Tomahawk, seven staff members say farewell (UW-Stout alumna Marion Kohl)
Leader, Tomahawk, Wis., June 1

College Track & Field
Yahoo News, Sunnyvale, Calif., May 29

UW-Stout picks up six All-American Honors at DIII Championships
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., May 29

Stout alumna hosts podcast on analyzing, utilizing white privilege
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., May 31

Sun power to the people: Green Fees fund generation of 8% of Price Commons needs
Herald, Chippewa Falls, Wis., May 31

Schmelzer heading to UW-Stout
Door County Pulse, Baileys Harbor, Wis., May 28

Navy pilot remembered 53 years after his death
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., May 31

College Track & Field: UW-Eau Claire, UW-Stout get individual NCAA titles, Blugolds take 2nd
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., May 30

Dunn County hosts promotions during June Dairy Month
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., May 31