A community ceremony commemorating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Monday (Jan. 15) at St. James the Greater Catholic Church, 2502 11th St. in Eau Claire. The public is invited to attend the Martin Luther King Day observance. Event sponsors include the University of Wisconsin-Eau […]
Kimberly Dickman believes sexual assault can be stopped. Dickman, a sexual assault program analyst for the U.S Air Force Academy, will speak at 7 p.m. Monday (Dec. 4) in the Great Hall of the Memorial Student Center at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Her topic will be “It Takes a Campus: Stopping Sexual Assault and Building […]
By Jerry Poling, UW-Stout News Bureau Like many west-central Wisconsin residents, Thomas Pearson became aware of frac sand mining as a citizen who attended meetings out of concern about a new industry that threatened to alter lives and landscapes. As he watched the drama unfold, that concern grew into a research project and then, over […]
By David Gordon, Associate Editor and Board Chair Writing the current “Editor’s Pick” article on Free Speech Week events at UW-Stout raised a number of questions about what to include and what to emphasize. Most arose because the UW-Stout’s Center for the Study of Institutions and Innovation (CSII), which is sponsoring those events, is funded […]
By David Gordon, Associate Editor Free Speech Week events at the University of Wisconsin-Stout will continue this evening (Oct. 19) with a panel discussion presenting “Three Perspectives on Confederate Monuments, Flags and Symbolism.” This will be the final panel discussion on the week’s schedule. It will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in Micheels 290. […]
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.