Alice Ridge (emerita), communication and journalism, and John Ridge (emeritus), foundations of education, were quoted in the July 11 Chaska (Minn.) Herald article "Before 212, there was the Yellowstone."
Joel Pace, English, a member of the band Irie Sol was a guest on Wisconsin Public Radio's "Spectrum West" July 10. The show aired at 5 p.m. on WHWC, 88.3 FM. Irie Sol is scheduled to perform for the Music on the Mall concert July 14 at UW-Eau Claire.
Margaret Gilkison, political science, was quoted in the July 9 Chicago Tribune article "McCain goes after female vote with town hall event." Gilkison also was mentioned in a related story on WKBT-TV July 9.
UW-Eau Claire alumnus Greg Effertz was featured in the July 2 Business Wire article "Verisae Verisae Names Greg Effertz Chief Financial Officer."
Dwight C. Watson, College of Education and Human Sciences, was a guest on Wisconsin Public Radio's "The West Side" July 8. He discussed how UW-Eau Claire and the Eau Claire Area School District hope to improve cultural understanding among current and future teachers. The show aired at 5 p.m. on WHWC, 88.3 FM.