UW-Eau Claire alumnus Brent Hafele was quoted in the Jan. 22 Leader-Telegram article "Economy drives up visits to free clinic 33 percent in 2009."
UW-Eau Claire student Alison Lau was featured in the Jan. 14 WQOW-TV story "Eau Claire family learns daughter is well after Haiti earthquake" and in the Jan. 15 Leader-Telegram article "Visiting UW-Eau Claire student safe in Haiti."
Stephanie Turner, English, was quoted in the Jan. 6 WCCO-TV story "AFT, Democrats Want UW System To Sign Union Deal," in the Jan. 7 Dubuque, Iowa, Telegraph Herald article "Wisconsin: Union, Democrats want UW System to sign deal" and in the Jan. 7 Leader-Telegram article "Push is on for UW faculty unions."
UW-Eau Claire's student health insurance plan was the subject of the Jan. 28 WQOW-TV story "UW-Eau Claire students invited to enroll in health insurance plan."
UW-Eau Claire students John Cayer, Mallory Swanson and David Jeske; and Dr. Marc Goulet, Dean of Students office, were quoted in the Jan. 26 Leader-Telegram article "Campus, community aid student fire victims." A related story, "Dozens of people donating items to students who lost their belongings in a house fire," also aired on WEAU-TV Jan. 26.
UW-Eau Claire student David Jeske was featured in the Jan. 27 Leader-Telegram article "Doyle applauds local veteran" the Jan. 27 WEAU-TV story "UWEC student veteran recognized during State of State speech" and the Jan. 26 WQOW-TV stories "Military vet from UWEC to be recognized during State of the State Address" and "Doyle gives final State of the State address; focuses on the economy and creating jobs."
The Blugold Commitment was the subject of the Jan. 26 Leader-Telegram article "Regents to consider UW-Eau Claire tuition increase." The article also ran Jan. 26 in the Chicago Tribune, the Janesville Gazette, the St. Paul Pioneer Press, on WAOW-TV and on KSTP-TV.
Dr. Gary Schwartzhoff, music and theatre arts, was featured in the Jan. 25 WQOW-TV story "UW-Eau Claire professor honored with Morris D. Hayes award."
Roger Kees, a former staff member in UW-Eau Claire’s College of Education and Human Sciences, was featured in the Jan. 24 Chippewa Herald article "Red Cross hero happy to serve" and in the Jan. 25 Leader-Telegram article "Volunteer heeds call in disasters' wake."
The UW-Eau Claire Players were featured in the Jan. 25 Volume One Magazine article "They're playin' with the Theater Scene ... in a good way."
Ned Gannon, art & design, was quoted in the Jan. 14 Volume One Magazine article "Genesis
illustration exhibition showcases popular film, book artists."
Dr. Gary Schwartzhoff, music and theatre arts, and UW-Eau Claire students Erica Cosson, Mike Jones, Nels Urtel and Deanna Schlies were quoted in the Jan. 20 Leader-Telegram article "UW-EC musical revue has movie theme." The show also was featured in the Jan. 21 Leader-Telegram review "Cabaret's movie theme lots of fun."
Lisa Coen, Children's Center, and Bill Hoepner, Learning and Technology Services, were interviewed for the Jan. 22 WEAU-TV story "Governor wants to rate child care providers to prevent fraud, help parents."
Shows at the L.E. Phillips Planetarium were featured in the Jan. 23 WQOW-TV story "UW-Eau Claire planetarium opens to public twice a week."
Kris Anderson, Admissions, was quoted in the news release "First-year retention rate for UWEC at all-time high," which was posted on the WQOW-TV Web site Jan. 21.
UW-Eau Claire alumus Justin Vernon was mentioned in the Jan. 21 Leader-Telegram article "RDA chooses Vernons' proposal for Barstow building."
UW-Eau Claire students Allison Lau and Susie Schuelke were featured in the Jan. 21 WEAU-TV story "Students offer new perspective on earthquake; say Haitians' faith is unshakable."
Dr. Don Mowry, Center for Service-Learning, was interviewed for the Jan. 20 WEAU-TV story "Area groups mobilize to donate and help Haiti earthquake victims."