How to cover – or ignore – “fake news” will be the focus of an ethics panel discussion at 6 p.m. this evening (Tuesday, April 25) on the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire campus. The program, hosted by the student chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ), will be held in Hibbard Hall 102. It […]
The tension between maintaining a group’s cultural identity and becoming part of the larger United States society will be the focus of the 27th annual Culture Core event on Saturday (April 15) at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. The program, “Siv Peb Lub Suab: Deconstructing the Dominant Narrative,” is scheduled to run from noon to […]
A 30-year friendship will be on display at Eau Claire’s L. E. Phillips Memorial Pubic Library on the evening of April 24th . . . and the public is invited. Friends of the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library will celebrate its 30th anniversary at the group’s annual meeting at 7 p.m. that day, in the […]
Plans for the next phase of the Eau Claire County Poverty Summit will be announced on Thursday evening (April 6) as the project moves from its planning stage to the implementation of its action plans. The project’s nine action teams will outline what they plan to do over the next 20 months to address the […]
Jason Spetz has been named police chief at the University of Wisconsin-Stout, succeeding Lisa Walter, who retired in January.
Spetz, a UW-Stout police employee since 2008, is just the second sworn police chief in the university’s history. He served as interim chief since Walter’s retirement.
The conflict in Syria and peace efforts in that war-torn nation will be the topic of this year’s Arab World Lecture by Randa Slim, scheduled for 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday (Mar. 29) on the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire campus. Slim is the senior Middle East fellow with New America’s International Security Program and founding director […]