UW-Stout News

Author of university history to sign copies of book April 8

March 29, 2017

The author of the seminal history of first 125 years of the University of Wisconsin-Stout will sign copies of the book from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, April 8. Read the full story

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Student lands summer internship with legislator in Washington, D.C.

March 29, 2017

Ever since she arrived at University of Wisconsin-Stout, Tonisha Hora has supported other students who have lived in foster homes. This summer she will get the chance to make a nationwide impact on issues affecting children in foster care. Read the full story

Human development and family studies student Tonisha Hora has been chosen to work with a federal legislator on child welfare policies during an internship this summer.

New university police chief Spetz realizes a childhood dream

March 28, 2017

In eighth grade in Minnesota, Jason Spetz wrote an essay about why he wanted to be a police officer when he grew up. Lots of children want to be police officers and firefighters, he noted recently, “but I followed through on it.” Read the full story

Jason Spetz

‘Seussical’ musical filled with familiar Dr. Seuss characters

March 27, 2017

The Cat in the Hat. Horton the Elephant. Yertle the Tertle. Those characters and many others from the popular children’s stories by Dr. Seuss, Theodor Seuss Geisel, will fill the stage at UW-Stout’s Harvey Hall Theatre. Read the full story

Rehearsing a scene, front to back, are Gus Johnson as Horton, Nikolas Zeller as Jo Jo and Theo Linder as Cat in the Hat.

Packaging students first, second with wet wipes, hot dog ideas

March 27, 2017

Innovative ideas of how to access wet wipes while traveling and how to microwave a hot dog have earned two teams of UW-Stout packaging students national recognition. Read the full story

The Wipes on Wheels package created by UW-Stout students won the Flexible Packaging Association national student design contest.

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