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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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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.

Fall Family Weekend

All day event - Stout Campus

Fall Family Weekend

All day event - Stout Campus


All Chancellor News

Author to speak Oct. 21 as part of Chippewa Valley Book Festival

An emerging voice in Indian American literature will discuss his acclaimed short story collection at University of Wisconsin-Stout.

Homecoming lineup Oct. 5 includes four main campus events

Four main events will be the highlight of University of Wisconsin-Stout’s annual homecoming celebration Saturday, Oct. 5.

Krings receives September University Staff Appreciation Award

Sue Krings has received the University Staff Employee Appreciation Award for September at University of Wisconsin-Stout.