By Judy Berthiaume, UW-Eau Claire Integrated Marketing and Communications After a decade of studying teens’ use and misuse of technology, UW-Eau Claire Prof. Justin Patchin did not think there was anything adolescents could do online that would surprise him. Turns out, his latest research showed he was wrong. That study was a first-of-its-kind look at […]
Jillian Weise, a nationally-known author, speaker and disability rights activist will be featured at UW-Eau Claire’s ninth annual Schneider Disability Issues Forum on Thursday (Oct. 26) in Phillips Recital Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. The program, “Permission and Provocation,” is scheduled for 5 p.m. It is free and open to the public. Weise […]
By David Gordon, Associate Editor The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire’s partnership with Mayo Clinic Health Systems “will be the most transformative thing we’ve seen” for the university, UW-EC chancellor James Schmidt told an emeriti faculty luncheon gathering on Tuesday. The partnership will strengthen research efforts at both Mayo and the university, Schmidt told some 65 […]
By Emma Koehn, CVPost Domestic violence, sexual assault, intimate partner violence, stalking. . . the Bolton Refuge House (BRH) has been providing free services to people victimized by these since 1976. Its services are open to anyone in the community, including University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire students. BRH offers services to students who need them, and […]
The 29th annual Senior Americans Day is scheduled for June 6 at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Davies Center. Registration for the event is open through May 22. Participants ages 55 and better will be able to choose from over 40 breakout sessions which will cover topics including local history, cultural diversity, health […]
In an age when anyone can post information online and social media can spread misinformation instantaneously, news consumers need to use care in selecting the sources they use to inform themselves, according to a quartet of journalists who took part in a panel discussion Tuesday evening on the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire campus.
The panelists included Rusty Cunningham, executive editor at the La Crosse Tribune; Dan Schillinger, news director