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UW-Stout has earned a reputation for high-impact, transdisciplinary applied research that strengthens faculty and staff expertise and empowers students through real-world applications with industry and community partners.

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Student Research

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Entrepreneur students share innovative ideas as part of Research Day

A new type of trailer hitch, electronic tags to make sure food is eaten while it is still fresh and a virtual reality workout bicycle were some of the student r

Senior Show, Stout Game Expo premiere online May 15

The shows must go on.

Annual university research event to take place online May 5-12

University of Wisconsin-Stout will host its first-ever online annual Research Day and expand it to a week to allow more people to view student and faculty resea

Faculty Research

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Professor creates crash course in alternative learning teaching

When University of Wisconsin-Stout Associate Professor Kevin W. Tharp learned all classes would be going to alternative learning methods because of the COVID-19

History professor publishes book on African-American soldiers

As he crawled through the Arizona desert, both legs wounded from gunshots, Corp. Isaiah Mays knew his fellow soldiers were counting on him. He kept thinking, “I

Band director is part of duo releasing CD on Feb. 13

The band director at University of Wisconsin-Stout will release a five-song instrumental CD that he and another local musician have recorded.