Dr. Beth Hellwig, Student Affairs, Charles Farrell, University Centers, and UW-Eau Claire student Mitch Wenzel were quoted in the Sept. 16 Leader-Telegram article "Dining options altered for new UW-Eau Claire student center." A related story ran on WEAU-TV Sept. 15.
UW-Eau Claire student body president Dylan Jambrek was interviewed for the Sept. 15 WQOW-TV story "Plans for UW-Eau Claire's new student center underway."
Bob Baca, music and theatre arts, was featured in the Sept. 14 WEAU-TV story "Baca part of 'Wicked' orchestra in Minneapolis production."
UW-Eau Claire student Sarah Schmitt, who passed away Sept. 12 as a result of a car accident, was featured in the Sept. 14 WEAU-TV story "UW-Eau Claire Women's rugby players remember their teammate," the Sept. 14 Badger Herald article "UW Eau Claire junior dies in tragic car wreck" and the Sept. 16 Leader-Telegram article "Life Story: UW-EC student remembered for humor, serious side."
The Blugold Marching Band's Sept. 19 performance at the Vikings/Dolphins game was the subject of the Sept. 15 Volume One article "UWEC Marching Band a pretty big deal and the Sept. 15 WEAU-TV story "Blugold Marching Band to perform at Vikings home opener." The Leader-Telegram also created a slide show, which features photographs of a Sept. 16 Blugold Marching Band rehearsal.
UW-Eau Claire graduate Carla Rubeck was featured in the Sept. 8 Leader-Telegram article "Friends' kindness lessens family's cancer trauma." Carla's husband, Mike Rubeck, also a UW-Eau Claire graduate, was quoted in the article, as was Carla's niece, Sara Larsen, a UW-Eau Claire student.
The Aphasia Camp, held Sept. 10-12 at the Eau Claire YMCA's Camp Manitou, was the subject of the Sept. 11 WEAU-TV story "Camp brings courage and comfort to those with aphasia." Several UW-Eau Claire faculty members and many UW-Eau Claire students volunteered at the camp. More information.
Dr. Ali Abootalebi, political science, was interviewed for the Sept. 13 Leader-Telegram "Gimme 5" column "Professor: Policy work needed for improved U.S.-Muslim relations."