New studies on the Red Cedar River watershed by students enrolled in a University of Wisconsin-Stout summer research program will be presented in early August at public forums in Menomonie and Chetek. The 13 student researchers included two from UW-Stout and one from UW-La Crosse. The students will discuss their summer research findings in Menomonie on Wednesday, Aug. 2 in Chetek on Friday, Aug. 4.
The 10th annual “Just Us for Justice” Run is scheduled for 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday (July 19) in Carson Park. This year’s event is under the direction of Fierce Freedom, an Eau Claire nonprofit organization that combats human trafficking. The theme for the 2017 race is “Do It Justice,” according to a press release […]
Eau Claire’s 2017 Juneteenth celebration will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, June 19 at Carson Park’s Pine Pavilion. This will be the 18th annual observance in Eau Claire. The event is designed to bring together area residents to celebrate their commitment to a more united community enriched by its diversity. The event’s theme this […]
Fifteen students from University of Wisconsin-Stout’s School of Art and Design have collaborated to create an animated art installation for a Twin Cities festival this weekend. The project, “Myccorhizae,” is an abstract sculpture based on a fungus by the same name. The fungus forms a symbiotic or pathogenic relationship on and between plant roots, improving […]
Ways to deal with bullying at school and in the workplace will be the focus of a presentation on Tuesday (June 6) in Chippewa Falls. The free program will run from 3 to 5 p.m. at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital’s L.E. Phillips-Libertas Treatment Center, 2301 County Highway I. Andrea Hess, a counselor on the treatment […]
Eau Claire will be among the first cities in the United States to show an internationally acclaimed documentary film that depicts the horrors of sex trafficking. Fierce Freedom, an Eau Claire nonprofit organization that combats human trafficking, has organized a one night screening of the movie “I am Jane Doe,” which was released this past […]