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LAKES students research value of restoring wild rice beds

With the changing climate and more big rain events in the area, wild rice beds in northern Wisconsin are threatened.

Student finishing NASA internship, headed for second one fall semester

University of Wisconsin-Stout senior Taylor Thomas believes in shooting for the stars and keeping an eye toward innovation.

Mechanical engineering major awarded $5,000 industry scholarship

A University of Wisconsin-Stout mechanical engineering student has been awarded a $5,000 scholarship.

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Design professor’s work featured in Tennessee art exhibit

University of Wisconsin-Stout Associate Professor Erik Evensen is used to creating artwork for items people use and consume, but now some of his work will appea

Have the struggles of retailing been greatly exaggerated?

Since 2017 the list of retail companies closing stores, laying off employees or going out of business altogether reads like a business hall of fame.

University helping develop national benchmarking project

Universities everywhere have one overriding goal that guides their existence — helping students earn a higher education degree.

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Job landscape changing with more contract workers, robots

With an increase in contract workers and robots, the work landscape is ever changing.

Food safety workshop helps educate processors, protect consumers

One in six Americans or roughly 48 million every year get sick from foodborne illnesses, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Packaging graduates take first, honorable mention in Ameristar competition

Three University of Wisconsin-Stout packaging graduates took first place in the student design category of the 2018 Ameristar Package Awards competition

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Food science major gains international experience with internship

When she returns to classes this fall, Samantha Bibbs will have a different perspective on coffee, mushrooms and Italy.

Mechanical engineering major awarded $5,000 industry scholarship

A University of Wisconsin-Stout mechanical engineering student has been awarded a $5,000 scholarship.

Robotics REU helps students from around U.S. gain valuable experience

Eating with a spoon seems like a simple task. However, it takes many small movements with hands and wrists and is difficult to replicate in robotic arms.