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January 2022

Former Stevens Point native working towards sustainability (Brandon Moore is a UW-Stout alum)
City Times, Stevens Point, Wis., Jan. 13

'To positively impact lives': Meet Menomonee Falls Humanitarian of the Year, Mike Moore (Moore is a UW-Stout alum)
Journal Sentinel, Milwaukee, Wis., Jan. 13

UW-Stout: Expanded lab, new printers help bring art, design students’ work to life
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Jan. 10

State-of-the-art digital process lab comes to UW-Stout
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Jan. 10

Gift from alum spearheads state-of-the-art expanded lab, new sprinters to aid students’ work
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Jan. 10

Works of the ‘dream team’: Four UW-Stout alumni at DreamWorks Animation help bring laughter, joy to millions
Tribune, La Crosse, Wis., Jan. 9

Mother, son graduate together from UW-Stout
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Jan. 7

UW-Stout lab renovations include new maker space for fashion, engineering students
All in Wisconsin, Madison, Wis., Jan. 6

UW-Stout Alumni Roger Connell working at Footprint to change the world
Gateway News, Spring Valley, Wis., Jan. 6

Mother, son graduate together from UW-Stout
Yahoo News, Sunnyvale, Calif., Jan 6

Creative After 10: New full-service media company after Ten Agency opens in Chippewa Falls (Owners Mike Neary and Allie Larsen are UW-Stout alumni)
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Jan. 7

UW-Stout: Mom and son earn bachelor’s degrees at same time
Wisconsin Politics, Madison, Wis., Jan. 5

Trex Commercial appoints new U.S. regional sales representatives
Yahoo Finance, Sunnyvale, Calif., Jan. 5

UW-Stout: Graduate added to education with study abroad, co-op, lab, research experiences
Our Community Now, Jan. 4

Making the Dream Work: UW-Stout grads bring joy to millions at Dream Works Animation
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Jan. 5

UW-Stout’s Sorensen named WIAC athlete of the week
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Jan. 4

UW-Stout: Graduate added to education with study abroad, co-op, lab, research experiences
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Jan. 3

Works of the ‘dream team’: Four alumni at DreamWorks Animation help brig laughter and joy to millions
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Jan. 3

UW-Stout alumni at DreamWorks Animation bring laughter and joy to millions
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis.,  Jan. 4

Auditions open in January for Menomonie Singers (Rehearsals are returning to UW-Stout)
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Dec. 27

Some questions remain as UW-Stout health care transitions to Prevea on Monday
Chippewa Valley Post, Eau Claire, Wis., Jan. 2

Around Town Briefs (Kyle Kuester earns the UW-Stout University Staff Appreciation Award for December)
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Jan. 3

December 2021

After the COVID-19 pandemic threw her a curveball, Prescott's Liz Rohl embraced golf's pitch and now will play it in college at UW-Stout
Wisconsin Golf, Madison, Wis., Dec. 29

School of Hospitality Leadership students get ‘red carpet’ treatment at leading state resorts
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Dec. 27

Graphic design student wins city’s Let’s Paint the Town logo contest, inspired by Clock Tower
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Dec. 27

Area student demonstrates invention spirit at the STEM student expo
News, Stevens Point, Wis., Dec. 28

COVID-19 boosts teacher retirements, putting Wisconsin school districts in a bind,
Wisconsin State Journal, Madison, Wis., Dec. 27

Rethinking office spaces
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 27

Victory vaults Smith to Player of Year honor
Wisconsin.Golf, Madison, Wis., Dec. 28

Hopkins teacher named MBITE Secondary Teacher of the Year
Sun Sailor, Dec. 23

Campus Notes: Waterford student on (engineering) team
Racine Journal Times, Dec. 26

Area students receive scholarships
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis.,Dec. 27


Student ambassadors; employee appreciation award
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 27

Krista Hoglund named Security Health Plan’s chief executive officer
Point/Plover Metro Wire, Portage, Wis., Dec. 20 
Wisconsin’s academic R&D footprint includes energy and sustainability
Watertown Daily Times, Watertown, Wis., Dec. 20

Merkel hired to lead new women’s lacrosse program
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire Wis., Dec. 21

Professor nationally recognized for research on stereotypes in relationships,
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Dec. 20

UW Stout: Graphic design student wins city’s Let’s Paint the Town logo contest, inspired by Clock Tower
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Dec. 17

Menomonie shows its colors
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 17

UW-Stout student’s long journey toward bachelor’s degree ends Saturday
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 16

Stout Game Expo, fall Senior Show premieres online
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Dec. 16

UW-Stout: Fall Senior Show to include in-person event Dec. 17
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Dec. 16

UW-Stout: Animators and game designers recognized as top artists in regional competition
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Dec. 16

Spectrum West (UW-Stout’s Tanya Gunkel, a librarian in the Educational Materials Center, talks about resources available there)
Wisconsin Public Radio, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 16

Fall Senior Show to include in-person event Dec. 17
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Dec. 16

UW-Stout Game Expo virtual event
Menomonie Minute, Menomonie, Wis., Dec. 1

UW-Stout’s Teach Day encourages high school students to explore teaching career
All In Wisconsin, Madison, Wis., Dec. 15

Men’s college baskeball: UW-Stout’s Williams taking things to new level on and off the court
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 17

UW-Stout donates over 12,500 textbooks to Books for Africa
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 14

STEMM event returns in person after two years
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Dec. 14

Stout breaks school scoring record in win over Greenville
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 14

Athlete of the Week: Lovell Williams/UW-Stout Men’s Basketball
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 14

UW-Stout: Student expo features nearly 100 research projects, including ice fishing gadget
Wisconsin Politics, Madison, Wis., Dec. 14

Men's college basketball: UW-Stout breaks school record with 125 points in win over Greenville
Yahoo News, Sunnyvale, Calif., Dec. 14

UW-Stout: Three commencement ceremonies scheduled Dec. 18 for 560 graduates
Wisconsin Politics, Madison, Wis., Dec. 14

UW-Stout welcomes grads back to stage
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 13

Stout tech education students learn collaboration in building, competing with battle bots
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis, Dec. 13

UW-Stout: Graduate from Montana finishes degree to help her local school keep life skills classes
Wisconsin Politics, Madison, Wis., Dec. 13

A walk along the Lakebank: Stout student studies history of trail, looks to improve accessibility
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Dec. 13

University graduations getting closer to normal
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 13

ECASD holding invite-only teacher interviews (District works with UW-Stout, other area universities)
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 13

Men's college basketball: UW-Stout breaks school record with 125 points in win over Greenville
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 13

Three commencement ceremonies scheduled Dec. 18 for 560 graduates
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Dec. 13

Leading the fight for fairness 
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 9

UW-Whitewater offers cybersecurity bachelors degree (UW-Stout offers the degree)
Spectrum News 1, Milwaukee, Wis., Dec. 12

UW regent panel OKs out-of-state, graduate tuition increase
WMSN TV 47, Madison, Wis., Dec. 9

Stout library donates more than 12,500 books to Books for Africa program
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Dec. 9

How to develop diversity at home (UW-Stout resources are listed)
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 9

UW-Stout’s Hamer named to all-region team
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 10

Engaging all ages in financial education
CUNA, Annapolis Junction, Md., Dec. 9

Rising Young Professionals of  2021: Addie Kubitz
Finance and Commerce, Minneapolis, Minn., Dec. 10

Rising Young Professionals of  2021: Josh Carr
Finance and Commerce, Minneapolis, Minn., Dec. 10

Citing campus outbreaks, elsewhere, universities urge students to get flu vaccine
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 9

UW-Stout student’s research may lead to revival of Menomonie trail
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 9

Watch now: How students of color are reflecting, re-centering and pushing past a year of loss at the 2021 Wisconsin Leadership Summit (UW-Stout student Eleanore Falck was a panelist)
Madison 365, Madison, Wis., Dec. 7

UW-Stout: Technology education students learn collaboration as they build, compete with battle bots
Wisconsin Politics, Madison, Wis., Dec. 8

Panera taps viral TikTok creator to help with ‘Ugly Holiday Cup’ designs (Emily Zugay is a UW-Stout alum)
KFOR TV 4, Oklahoma City, Okl., Dec. 8

Lund Opsahl (Renae Nelson is a UW-Stout alum)
Daily Journal of Commerce, Seattle, Wash., Dec. 8

UW regents to consider out-of-state, grad tuition increase
AP News, Madison, Wis., Dec. 9

UW-Stout fund supports former foster care students
Yahoo News, Sunnyvale, Calif., Dec. 6

Stout alum’s inspiring legacy will continue with scholarship, professorship in his name
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Dec. 5

Two faculty fellows announced by Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Office
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Dec. 5

UW-Stout: Student studies history, improving accessibility of city trail
Wisconsin Business, Madison, Wis., Dec. 5

UW-Stout art exhibit highlights land and water issues
WEUX TV 48, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 6

Teacher material: Education resource center is popular growing and adding bilingual collection
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Dec. 5

Panera taps viral TikTok creator to help with ‘Ugly Holiday Cup’ designs
KXAN TV, Austin, Texas, Dec. 5

UW-Stout fund supports former foster care students
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 6

To Hold The Land: Exploring land and water ownership through art
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 5

Around Town Briefs
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 6

Panera taps viral TikTok creator to help with ‘Ugly Holiday Cup’ designs
WOWK TV 13, Huntington, W.V., Dec. 5

UW-Stout: Alum’s inspiring legacy will continue with scholarship, professorship in his name
Wisconsin Politics, Madison, Wis., Dec. 3

Panera taps viral TikTok creator to help with ‘Ugly Holiday Cup’ designs (Emily Zugay is a UW-Stout alum)
WEUX TV 48, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 2

Fostering Success: Endowment aims to create sense of community for former foster care students
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Dec. 2

Three file papers for M-T school Board
Greater Milwaukee News and Events, Milwaukee, Wis., Dec. 2

UW-Stout gives back to the Menomonie community
WEUX TV 48, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 1

ISU graduate student Danielle Fairchild identified as victim of fatal Monday car accident
Vidette, Bloomington, Ill., Dec. 1

Pedestrian killed was ISU student, police say
Pantagraph, Bloomington, Ill., Dec. 1, 2021

Power in Pride: UW-Stout names new provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Nov. 29

UW-Stout hosts ‘Stout Gives Back’ day Tuesday
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., Nov. 30

Enrollment down again at UW-EC, UW-Stout, systemwide
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 1

Best online hospitality management degrees 2021: Top picks
ZD Net, Nov. 30

Transgender care concerns remain as January start approaches for UW-Stout-Prevea partnership, with student government action likely
Chippewa Valley Post, Eau Claire, Wis., Dec. 1