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September 2021

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

August 2021

UW-Eau Claire, UW-Stout set to return to fall competition this week
Leader-Telegram,  Eau Claire, Wis., Aug 30

School District of Tomahawk welcomes new staff
Leader, Tomahawk, Wis., Aug. 30

The story of Ron and Toby Gardenhire: Two skippers passing in the night
Pioneer Press, St. Paul, Minn., Aug. 27

Sports gambler steps out of the shadows to help other bettors (Dennis Van Rhinevault attended UW-Stout)
Sun Times, Chicago, Ill., Aug. 28

Blue Devils focused on finishing
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 29

Around Town Briefs
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 30

People in Business
Mass Live, Springfield, Mass., Aug. 30

Get back into the academic groove with these superior study spots
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 30

Thursday marks ‘Women’s Equality Day’ (Professor Rickie-Ann Legleitner is interviewed)
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 26

Joe Toonen and Scott Graf join Worzalla Board of Directors
Whattheythink, Aug. 27

Menomonie school board votes down proposed mask requirement
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 25

UW-Whitewater tabbed to win WIAC
Gazette, Whitewater, Wis., Aug. 25

Stepping Stones ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser nearing end
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 25

New ISD 518 teachers ready to welcome students
Globe, Worthington, Minn., Aug. 24

College football: UW-Stout picked 5th, UW-Eau Claire 7th in WIAC poll
Leader-Telegram,  Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 24

Scholarships for vaccinated students
UW System, Madison, Wis., Aug. 24

Unvaccinated nursing students face concern over meeting graduation requirements
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 24

UW-Stout professor fired for not wearing mask on campus
News, Kenosha, Wis., Aug. 25

Eleven new educators join Belle Plaine School District
Herald, Belle Plaine, Minn., Aug. 24

UW-Stout professor fired for not wearing mask on campus
Herald, Chippewa Falls, Wis., Aug. 25

Mascot Smackdown: Sizing up university mascots Blaze and Blu
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug 24

Eminent alumni: Famous faces who went to school around here
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 24

Student overcomes cancer, obstacles of COVID-19 to earn doctorate,
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 23

COVID-19 Roundup: Division over safety protocols
Inside Higher Ed, Washington, D.C., Aug. 20

UW-Stout providing financial support for new Illinois students
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 19

Area education institutions require masks indoors for start of fall classes
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 23

UW-Stout welcomes new Blue Devils
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 16

1,000 new faces: Stout welcomes incoming freshmen
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Aug. 16

All UW campuses enact mask requirements, expectations
WPR, Eau Claire, Wis.,  Aug. 16

Online psychology major follows in mom’s footsteps
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Aug. 16

Huron native authors book, ‘Hydraulics for Kids”
Huron Daily Plainsman, Huron, Wis., Aug. 17

Here’s the COVID-19 parameters for fall sports fans of UW-Eau Claire and UW-Stout
WQOW-TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 17

Here’s what you need to know about local school and college COVID-19 guidelines
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 16

UW-Stout professor explains superstition behind Friday the 13th
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 13

Esko invests in future generations of packaging workforce with further technology donation
Whattheythink.com, Aug. 16

Six award-winning films at the Red Cedar Film Festival
Infacia Deportiva, Aug. 12

Pawsitively genius
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 12

Interior design graduate receives diploma 70 years after her grandma
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Aug. 11

DriSteem hires two new engineers
Products Finishing, Cincinnati, Ohio, Aug. 12

Southeastern Wisconsin has teacher shortage 
Urban Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wis., Aug. 11

In Photos: Scenes from Rep. Ron Kind’s visits to region
Tribune, La Crosse, Wis., Aug. 10

In Photos: Scenes from Rep. Ron Kind’s visits to region 
Voice, Alexandria, Minn., Aug. 10

Shift change at the station: Menomonie firefighter promoted to chief
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 12

Blue Devils earn honors
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 10

Clinical practice aims to help law enforcement officers handle on-the-job stressors 
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 11

Report: There are more teaching jobs in southeast Wisconsin than grads to fill them 
Wisconsin Public Radio, Madison, Wis., Aug. 11

All UW-Oshkosh campuses now require masks indoors regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status
Northwestern, Oshkosh, Wis., Aug. 10

State Debate: Don't tie chancellors' hands on COVID, Eau Claire columnist tells state legislators
Capital Times, Madison, Wis., Aug. 9

The Menomonie Singers return from COVID-19 hiatus
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Aug. 9

UW-La Crosse, Stout & Eau Claire modify mask policies for fall semester
WEUX TV 48, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 6


UW-Stout student's film wins festival award
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis.,  Aug. 5

'Safe and prudent': UW-Green Bay, UW-Stevens Point join other schools in requiring indoor masking
Journal Sentinal, Milwaukee, Wis., Aug. 6

State employees required to wear masks in state building regardless of vaccinations
Wisconsin Public Radio, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 5

Our View: A couple quick thoughts(Editorial on UW-Stout encouraging mask use on campus)
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 9

UW-Eau Claire, UW-Stout to encourage indoor mask wearing beginning Monday, UW-La Crosse recommendation goes into effect Wednesday
WSAW TV 7, Wausau, Wis., Aug. 5

IT SEEEMS TO ME: Local control of virus measures key 
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 6

UW-Eau Claire, UW-Stout to require masks beginning Monday
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug 5

Masks will be ‘expected’ indoors at UWEC & Stout
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 5

UW-EC, UW-Stout reinstate mask requirements starting Monday
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 5

Support for COVID measures builds as UW-Eau Claire, UW-Stout, UW-La Crosse now 'expect' masks
Journal Sentinel, Milwaukee, Wis., Aug. 5

The Crossing hosts exhibit
Dispatch, Brainerd, Minn., Aug. 4

Meet Matthew Thayer – Creator of ‘CashTrap’ strategy (Thayer is a UW-Stout alumnus)
Now Entertainment Magazine, Gordon, Ga., Aug. 4

Student View: One physicist’s reflections on her experience with imposter syndrome
St. Olaf College News, Northfield, Minn., Aug. 3

‘Empty Bowls’ on sale at Menomonie Farmers Market 
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Aug. 2

Business people
New Mexican, Santa Fe, N.M., Aug. 3

Around Town: Empty Bowls
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 2

University of Wisconsin-Stout unveils vaccine incentive to ‘Smash COVID’
WLAX TV 48, Eau Claire, Wis., July 30

Von Pinnon: Forum welcomes new Readers Board members
Inforum, Fargo, N.D., July 30

The West Side (Dean of Students Sandra Scott is a guest talking about changes in campus COVID=19 safety protocols and planned fall events)
Wisconsin Public Radio, Eau Claire, Wis., July 30

Mosinee crash victim’s family starts scholarship foundation
WSAW TV 7, Wausau, Wis., July 30

3rd annual Red Cedar Film Festival
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug 1