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Part of a Greater Community

At UW-Stout, we're proud to be woven into the small-town community of Menomonie, Wisconsin. We love this vibrant place, nestled among picturesque rolling hills with a thriving downtown scene. You'll feel at home with local shops and retailers within walking distance, and the nearby cities of Minneapolis-St. Paul and Eau Claire are under an hour's drive away.

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Fall 2019 Youth Climbing League

9:30 AM to 2:00 PM - Room 56 Sports & Fitness Center: Youth Climbing League is a program for Menomonie area youth. The climbing league provides 8 weeks of rock climbing instruction in a safe and fun environment.

Blue Devil Run

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM - Memorial Student Center: 15th Annual 5K-10K Run/Walk

Neel Patel: Making the Unseen, Seen: Giving Voice to Diverse Characters in Fiction and Beyond

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM - Memorial Student Center - Ballrooms: The Literature Committee of UW-Stout and the Chippewa Valley Book Festival present author Neel Patel reading and discussing from his recent work. Neel Patel is the author of the short story collection, If You See Me, Don't Say Hi (2018) which was the New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice and the NPR Best Book of the Year.Patel will discuss the importance of turning peripheral characters into primary ones, both its challenges and delights. This event is free and open to the public.


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Businesses urged to help drive change in higher education

Businesses can’t just tell universities what they need in graduates and walk away.

Teacher certification, sports information employees receive awards

Nine faculty and staff members have been recognized by University of Wisconsin-Stout.

Polytechnic Summit returns to campus 10 years after start

The Polytechnic Summit is returning to its roots 10 years after it began at University of Wisconsin-Stout.