Dr. Gary Schwartzhoff, music and theatre arts, and UW-Eau Claire student Lauren Schell were quoted in the Jan. 19 Leader-Telegram article "'Cabaret' a valuable experience for students."
UW-Eau Claire students Kathy Staats and Kaysee Schmidt were quoted in the Jan. 19 Leader-Telegram article "'Chaos and Casserole' takes humorous look at Midwestern family life." Student Eddie Neve also was mentioned in the article.
UW-Eau Claire student Marcus Fonger was mentioned in the Nov. 10, 2010, Madison.com article "Curling: UW-laden Team Morton competes for World University Games berth." Fonger and his curling teammates will represent the United States at the 2011 Winter World University Games Jan. 27-Feb. 6 in Erzurum, Turkey.
Dr. Nicholas Phillips and Dr. Ethan Wickman, music and theatre arts, will be guests on Wisconsin Public Radio's "Spectrum West" Jan. 21 to discuss their recently-released CD, "Portals and Passages." In addition, the Eau Claire Chamber Orchestra's music director, Ivar Lunde Jr. (emeritus), music and theatre arts, will discuss ECCO's upcoming family concert. More information.
Dr. Oscar Chamberlain, history, was quoted in the Jan. 16 PolitiFact Wisconsin article "Political vitriol is bad these days, but experts say it’s been worse."
UW-Eau Claire international students Ellina Romanova and Visit Chin and Amber Allen, ECLIPSE program, were quoted in the Jan. 17 Leader-Telegram article "Students honor King through volunteering." View an online slide show of students volunteering Jan. 17 at the Feed My People food bank.
UW-Eau Claire was mentioned in the Jan. 10 Wisconsin State Journal article "On Campus: University of Wisconsin-Madison rankings roundup."
UW-Eau Claire's Jan. 31 Financial Aid Night was featured in the Jan. 10 WQOW-TV story "UWEC's Financial Aid Night slated for Jan. 31 at Memorial HS."
Brian Carlisle, Dean of Students office, was interviewed for the Jan. 12 WEAU-TV story "How area universities plan to deal with mental health risks."
Service activities led by UW-Eau Claire groups in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day were featured in the Jan. 11 WQOW-TV story "UWEC will hold Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service."
UW-Eau Claire student Jeffrey Quednow and Kelly Wonder, English, were mentioned in the January Snowshoe Magazine article "Wisconsin's Whitetail Ridge Qualifier a Wild Winter Ride."
UW-Eau Claire alumna Liz Kuntz was listed in the January Minnesota Business magazine article "Minnesota Chapter of Legal Marketing Association Elects 2011 Board of Directors."
UW-Eau Claire's latest ranking in Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine was the subject of the Jan. 10 Leader-Telegram article "UW-Eau Claire makes list of magazine's 'Best Values.'"
UW-Eau Claire's WYSP program was featured in the Jan. 7 WQOW-TV story "UWEC Fundraising effort aims to keep WYSP program up and running."
An album by UW-Eau Claire alumnus Justin Vernon was named to the No. 6 spot on National Public Radio's "All Songs Considered" list of top 10 albums of 2010. More information.
UW-Eau Claire alumna Robin Doerr was featured in the Jan. 5 Aurora (Colo.) Sentinel article "New communications chief named at Children's Hospital."