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.
By UW-Stout Office of University Communications Ongoing efforts to reduce blue-green algae and improve water quality in the Red Cedar River watershed have received a major boost from the National Science Foundation (NSF), which has renewed financing for a summer research program hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Stout. The $303,427 grant will sustain the LAKES REU – […]
Chippewa Valley residents will have an opportunity on Saturday – Earth Day – to show their support for science and for action to slow down climate change. March for Science and Climate-Eau Claire will sponsor a march starting at 10 a.m. on the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire campus. It has been planned to show solidarity […]
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.
A Canadian expert on freedom of expression will discuss the subject several times on Monday (Mar. 27) at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. James Turk, director of the Centre for Free Expression at Ryerson University in Toronto, will speak from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in ballrooms A and B of the Memorial Student Center. The event is […]
By UW-Stout Office of University Communications Lisa Walter had never been to Menomonie when she drove north on Interstate 94 in 1993 to interview for a sergeant’s position at University of Wisconsin-Stout. If she got the job she certainly didn’t intend for it to be the last stop in her law enforcement career. Walter, a […]