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Thursday, August 22, 2019
BAKKE NORMAN ATTORNEY CHOSEN FOR WI SUPREME COURT APPOINTMENT SELECTION COMMITTEE     Bakke Norman attorney Terry Dunst has been elected Chair of the Wisconsin Supreme Court Appointment Selection Committee (ASC). The ASC assists the Court in finding dedicated people of the highest integrity and commitment to serve on the various boards and committees to which the Court makes appointments. The ...read more
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Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Housing strives for sustainability with mattress recycling Repurposing 900 residence hall mattresses saves money, keeps them from landfill   Story Link FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 20, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — When University Housing replaced 900 twin mattresses in University of Wisconsin-Stout residence halls this month, all of them ended up being repurposed. The mattresses were sent to LRP ...read more
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Tuesday, August 20, 2019
With Meyer’s retirement, Guilfoile begins duties as interim chancellor Former provost starts day with Cabinet meeting, addressing new employees Story Link     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 19, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — A new era in the history of University of Wisconsin-Stout began at 8 a.m. Monday, Aug. 19, when Patrick Guilfoile started his first day as chancellor.    On Aug. 18, Chancellor ...read more
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Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Community Comes Together in Support of School Supply Drive   WESTERN WI—WESTconsin Credit Union held its annual School Supply Drive July 29 – August 10 to collect school supplies and monetary donations. WESTconsin employees and members, as well as members of the community collected over 4,300 supplies and raised $1,975. All proceeds were delivered by the credit union to local schools and ...read more
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Monday, August 19, 2019
NEWS RELEASE August 6, 2019 Supporting Farmers During Challenging Times Workshop With the challenging financial and emotional situation plaguing farm families in our communities, Extension in Chippewa, Dunn, and Eau Claire Counties will be hosting a half day meeting on Wednesday, September 18th, 2019. This meeting will assist agri-business professionals and agency staff in feeling more ...read more
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Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Support groups, classes and events in September at Mayo Clinic Health System sites in Northwest Wisconsin   EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — Explore the support groups, classes and events being held at Mayo Clinic Health System sites in Northwest Wisconsin. For more information and to register (if noted), search the Classes & Events page on Mayo Clinic Health System's website. Classes are free, unless ...read more
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Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Rimshots! on “Spectrum West” August 15, 2019     Minneapolis-based youth percussion group performing in Amery will be featured on “Spectrum West,” which airs at 10 a.m. on Thursday, August 15 on The Ideas Network stations 88.3 WHWC-FM/ Menomonie-Eau Claire and 88.7 WRFW-FM/ River Falls. The show also highlights the upcoming seasons of the Mable Tainter Center for the Arts in Menomonie and ...read more
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Monday, August 12, 2019
Students receive international award for assistive technology Mouth-operated mouse was created in first-year engineering class   Story Link   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 7, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — What started as a project to help build their resumes turned into an international award for three University of Wisconsin-Stout students from the Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive ...read more
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Monday, August 12, 2019
U.S. cheese safety, marketing could benefit from research project Graduate student, working with professor, wins statewide award for study Story Link FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 7, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — With more than 13 billion pounds of cheese produced in the U.S. each year — about a quarter of that in Wisconsin — it’s obvious that Americans love their cheddar, curds, mozzarella and ...read more
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Monday, August 05, 2019
Student teaches parenting skills to inmates for Literacy Chippewa Valley Humke developed class, held at Dunn County Jail, as part of independent study   Story Link FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 1, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — Aarica Humke, a University of Wisconsin-Stout human development and family studies student, encourages inmates at the Dunn County Jail to care about themselves and learn ways ...read more
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Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Student enjoying marketing internship at MGM Resorts in Las Vegas Nimsgern, business administration major, likes atmosphere at vacation destination   Story Link   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 30. 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Stout senior Megan Nimsgern does not want what happens in Las Vegas to stay in Vegas; she wants people to know it’s a great place to visit. The ...read more
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Monday, July 29, 2019
New STEPS for Girls class shows STEM is everywhere Industry volunteers teach, serve as role models for camp participants   Story Link FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 29, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — STEM is everywhere. From cooking to musical engineering, architecture, the apparel industry and physical therapy, all involve science, technology, engineering and mathematics. In a new class There’s ...read more
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Friday, July 26, 2019
New software gives students latest color management technologies CHROMiX donates two licenses of Curve4 software   Story Link FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 26, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — A gift in kind to the University of Wisconsin-Stout graphic communications department will allow students to work with the latest technologies for color management. CHROMiX Inc. of Seattle has donated two ...read more
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Thursday, July 25, 2019
Menomonie couple believe in supporting Fostering Success program Dr. Mark and Beverly Deyo-Svendsen named outstanding philanthropists Story Link FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 25, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — Dr. Mark and Beverly Deyo-Svendsen of Menomonie believe in supporting the four H’s: hunger, housing, health care and higher education. The Deyo-Svendsens were instrumental in providing ...read more
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Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Former professor’s research contributed to 1960s space race Kemp studied bone density, calcium levels in astronauts for Gemini, Apollo missions Story Link   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 24, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — During the recent 50th anniversary of U.S. astronauts becoming the first to walk on the moon, historians paid tribute to the accomplishment and memories were stirred by those ...read more
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Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Bakke Norman is pleased to announce that the Board of Governors of the State Bar of Wisconsin has approved the appointment of attorney Deanne M. Koll to the Wisconsin Trust Account Foundation Board (WisTAF). State Bar of Wisconsin President Christopher Rogers nominated Attorney Koll to this position. WisTAF was created in 1986 by the Wisconsin Supreme Court. It is dedicated to providing equal ...read more
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Tuesday, July 23, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 22, 2019 Menomonie, Wis. — A University of Wisconsin-Stout professor will be honored Tuesday, July 23, for her work in helping break down gender barriers for females in science, especially physics. The American Association of Physics Teachers will present Laura McCullough with the Homer L. Dodge Citation for Distinguished Service to AAPT. “It has been a pleasure to ...read more
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