Run with the Cops for Special Olympics

UW-Eau Claire athletes are featured in the Oct. 21 WEAU-TV 13 story "Run with the Cops for Special Olympics."

10 Real Local Haunts

UW-Eau Claire's Kjer Theatre is mentioned in the Oct. 20 Volume One story "10 Real Local Haunts."

UW-EC teaching grads dominate in Eau Claire schools


Alumnus Lars Long and Dr. Rose Battalio, special education and education studies, were quoted in the Oct. 19 Leader-Telegram story "UW-EC teaching grads dominate in Eau Claire schools."

Index with local ties declines

Students Jisu Kim, Ben Halliday and Ryan Schorbahn were quoted in the Oct. 19 Leader-Telegram story "Index with local ties declines" about the Eau Claire Area Stock Basket project of the Chippewa Valley Center for Economic Research and Development at UW-Eau Claire. Dr. Eric Jamelske, economics, and students Jacob Raleigh, Patrick Lemke and Abel Tan also were mentioned in the story, which was reprinted on BusinessWeek.com.

Just Read It: John Hildebrand

John Hildebrand, professor emeritus of English, was featured in the Oct. 19 "Just Read It" feature in the Wisconsin State Journal.

A Swing and a Hit: Sport Warehouse offers indoor sporting space

Jodi Thesing-Ritter, Dean of Students Office, is quoted and Leslie Huntington, athletics, is mentioned in the Oct. 16 Volume One story "A Swing and a Hit: Sport Warehouse offers indoor sporting space."

UWEC Alum Joins Cast of "Homeland" in New Season

Blugold alumna Laila Robbins was featured in the Oct. 16 Volume One story "UWEC Alum Joins Cast of "Homeland" in New Season."

Survey aimed at understanding veterans' needs

Miranda Cross-Schindler, Records and Registration, was interviewed for the Oct. 16 WEAU-TV 13 story "Survey aimed at understanding veterans' needs."

The Forum: Pulitzer Prize winner shares stories of oppression, triumph

The Oct. 16 UW-Eau Claire Forum presentation by Sheryl WuDunn was featured in the Oct. 17 Leader-Telegram story "The Forum: Pulitzer Prize winner shares stories of oppression, triumph." UW-Eau Claire students Lote Larmane and Tym Hanson were quoted in the story.

How to deal with cyberbullying: Tips for parents

Dr. Justin Patchin, political science, is quoted in the Oct. 16 post from Tween Us blog on chicagonow.com. titled "How to deal with cyberbullying: Tips for parents."

UW-EC tackles issue of sexual assault in upcoming play

Jennifer Chapman, music and theatre arts, and students Seth Cahill and Laura Schlicting, are featured in the Oct. 16 Leader-Telegram story "UW-EC tackles issue of sexual assault in upcoming play."

Blugolds football trying to play more consistent

Head coach Todd Glaser and junior Cody Taubman are featured in the Oct. 15 WEAU-TV 13 story "Blugolds football trying to play more consistent."

Substitute teacher shortage in the Chippewa Falls school district

Dr. Carmen Manning, college of education and human sciences, is interviewed for the Oct. 15 WQOW-TV 18 story "Substitute teacher shortage in the Chippewa Falls school district."  

Blugold Beginnings mentors help with robotics program

Jodi Thesing-Ritter, student affairs, is featured in the Oct. 16 Leader-Telegram story "Program building robots aims to help students develop critical thinking, problem solving skills."  The program was also featured in the WEAU-TV 13 story "After-school robotics program aims to boost problem solving skills."

UW-EC students dive into lessons about marine life on Fla. trip

Dr. Todd Wellnitz, biology, and students Ali Ban-Herr, Alyssa Colwitz and Ally Hillstrom are featured in the Oct. 13 Leader-Telegram story "UW-EC students dive into lessons about marine life on Fla. trip."

Museum brings the past back to life with re-enactment

Graduate student Dustyn Dubuque is featured in the Oct. 12 Leader-Telegram story "Museum brings the past back to life with re-enactment."

High school students selected to perform with honors ensembles at Grand Ole Opry

Bob Baca, music and theatre arts, is mentioned in the Oct. 13 New Jersey Independent Press story "Six Millburn H.S. students selected to perform with All National Honors Ensembles at Grand Ole Opry."

Student group cleans up Mount Simon

UW-Eau Claire students Wade Schenck, Tim Bortner and Kelsey Czelatdko are quoted in the Oct. 12 Leader-Telegram story "Student group cleans up Mount Simon."

'Dust On My Boots' exhibit featured

Fine arts student Phillip Schladweiler is featured in a two part Oct. 8 interview on WEAU-TV 13. View interviews Part 1 and Part 2 here.

Wisconsin university honours Professor Onwueme

Dr. Tess Onwueme, English, is featured in the Oct. 13 Nigerian Tribune article "Wisconsin varsity honours Professor Onwueme." The same article also appeared on the Nigerian website Vanguard and in The Daily Independent Nigeria newspaper.

The first step in fighting bullying? Define 'bullying'

Dr. Justin Patchin, political science and the Cyberbullying Research Center, is featured in the Oct. 10 Christian Science Monitor article "The first step in fighting bullying? Define 'bullying'."

Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra celebrates 40 years

Nobuyoshi Yasuda, music and theatre arts, is featured in the Oct. 9 Leader-Telegram story "Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra celebrates 40 years."

Faculty and emeriti guests on WPR on Oct. 9

Gary Schwartzhoff, music and theatre arts, will be a guest of All Ross on Spectrum West for WHWC-FM 88.3/ Menomonie-Eau Claire this Thursday, Oct. 9 at 10:00 a.m. John Hildebrand, emeritus, will also be interviewed by Jim Oliver. Listen to live or archived show here.

Fall foliage flares to life

Dr. Wilson Taylor, biology, is quoted in the Oct. 8 Leader-Telegram story "Fall foliage flares to life."