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August 2021

Student View: One physicist’s reflections on her experience with imposter syndrome
St. Olaf College News, Northfield, Minn., Aug. 3

‘Empty Bowls’ on sale at Menomonie Farmers Market 
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., Aug. 2

Business people
New Mexican, Santa Fe, N.M., Aug. 3

Around Town: Empty Bowls
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug. 2

University of Wisconsin-Stout unveils vaccine incentive to ‘Smash COVID’
WLAX TV 48, Eau Claire, Wis., July 30

Von Pinnon: Forum welcomes new Readers Board members
Inforum, Fargo, N.D., July 30

The West Side (Dean of Students Sandra Scott is a guest talking about changes in campus COVID=19 safety protocols and planned fall events)
Wisconsin Public Radio, Eau Claire, Wis., July 30

Mosinee crash victim’s family starts scholarship foundation
WSAW TV 7, Wausau, Wis., July 30

3rd annual Red Cedar Film Festival
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., Aug 1

July 2021

UW-System unveils vaccine incentives to ‘Smash COVID’
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., July 29

Unreal reality: Stout students create augmented reality app to explore the arts
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., July 29

Property managers with Minnesota’s Clarity Commercial reach career milestones
RE Journals, Minneapolis, Minn., July 29

Empty Bowls fill space at farmer’s market
715 Newsroom, Eau Claire, Wis., July 29

Menomonie’s Red Cedar Film Festival returns in person
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., July 29

Family mourns Mosinee teen killed in wrong-way crash, pushes for technology to prevent similar tragedies 
Daily Herald, Wausau, Wis., July 30

Rotary Teacher of the Month
Daily News, Beloit, Wis., July 30

The creator of CashTrap – Matthew Thayer talks about everything he experienced in his journey to success 
Daily Scanner, New York, N.Y., July 30

Wisconsin’s 24 most influential Native American leaders, part 3
Madison 365, Madison, Wis., July 28

Our View: Vaccination incentives the right move as COVID persists
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 28

Hey UWEC and UW-Stout students! If you get the COVID-19 vaccine, you could win scholarships, prizes
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., July 27

SportScene 13
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., July 27

Area roundup: Several local athletes earn academic honors
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 27

2021's Best Places to Flip Houses – WalletHub study
Patch, Farmington, Mich., July 28

Post from Community: Alverno will host workshop on freedom of speech 
Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, Milwaukee, Wis., July 27

Stout vaccination push includes scholarships, prizes, coinciding with UW System 70-for-70
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., July 26

Alverno College will host workshop on freedom of speech 
Patch, Greenfield, Wis., July 26

Area roundup: Stout softball coach steps down
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 26

UW-EC, Stout offer prized and scholarships to vaccinated students
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 26

Hutchinson's Erika Tillmann crowned Aquatennial Queen of the Lakes
Leader, Hutchinson, Minn., July 26

Best places to flip houses
WalletHub, Washington, D.C., July 27

UW System schools offer extra incentives to get students vaccinated
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., July 26

UW System schools offer added incentives for vaccination
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., July 26

The meaning of the Cleveland Indians becoming Cleveland Guardians at the end of 2021 season 
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., July 23

New podcast celebrates Menomonie 
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., July 24

New Chippewa Falls clinical practice serves law enforcement and first responders
WEAU TV 13, Eau Claire, Wis., July 24

MLB: Vavra adjusting to first summer away from baseball in 40 years
Herald, Chippewa Falls, Wis., July 25

Menomonie: More than 50 films to be featured at Red Cedar Film Festival July 29-Aug. 1
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 22

50+ films featured at Red Cedar Film Festival July 29-Aug. 1
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., July 22

Our View: Olympics may hold clues to fall semester
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 22

Spectrum West (Professor Peter Galante and Tiffani Taggart, outreach program manager talk about the Red Cedar Film Festival)
Wisconsin Public Radio, Eau Claire, Wis., July 22

Food safety workshop (UW-Stout outreach program)
Journal, River Falls, Wis., July 22

Get your film fix at Menomonie’s Red Cedar Film Festival
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., July 22

First-generation UW-Stout graduates, brothers hired before graduation make their family proud
All in Wisconsin, Madison, Wis., July 21

Start your own distillery with this new board game (UW-Stout professors Dave Beck and Erik Evensen created the game)
Volume One, Eau Claire, Wis., July 22

Cybersecurity expert talks university of Wisconsin program
Government Technology, Folsom, Calif., July 19

Stout mentored research focuses on cancer, alternative ethanol resources
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., July 19

UW-Eau Claire, UW-Stout volleyball teams earn academic honor
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 19

From network marketing to conquering the trading world – Mathew Thayer is impacting thousands of lives (Thayer is a UW-Stout alumnus)
Good Men Project, Pasadena, Calif., July 20

Henry Repeating Arms announces a new company president
American Rifleman, Fairfax, Va.,  July 20

UW-Stout alum works to protect companies from cyberattacks
Yahoo News, Sunnyvale, Calif., July 18

UW-Stout alum works to protect companies from cyberattacks
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 18

CashTrap creator Matt Thayer changes thousands of lives with his training (UW-Stout alumnus)
South African, Cape Town, South Africa, July 19

The Red Cedar Film Festival
Wisconsin Public Radio, Eau Claire, Wis., July 19

What you can learn from the creator of CashTrap, Mathew Thayer (UW-Stout alumnus)
Post, Bangkok, Thailand, July 16

Blue Devils earn academic honor
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 15

Henry Repeating Arms announces next company president
American Hunter, Fairfax, Va., July 15

College + industry = success for grads
AI Technology Insights, Hawthorne, Calif., July 14

Catching up with ... A Q&A with Ripon High School graduate Hunter Merrill
Press, Ripon, Wis., July 14, 2021

Area roundup: Stout tennis players honored
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 14

Dave Kinsler retires as Monona Grove hockey coach
Herald-Independent, Monona, Wis., July 15

College + industry = success for grads
Markets Insider, Hartford, Conn., July 13

30 colleges that have strong links to America’s prospering industries: These colleges help students enter America’s most thriving sector
College Values Online, Hartford, Conn., July 13

Henry Repeating Arms announces next company president
WFMZ TV 69, Allentown, Pa., July 13

Specright raises $30 million Series B funding
Farm Journal, Kansas City, Kansas, July 13

Board of Regents approves promotions, tenure for 28 faculty
Herald, Chippewa Falls, Wis., July 12

Director with Minneapolis’ Kraus-Anderson named to board of AchieveMpls
RE Journals, Minneapolis, Minn., July 13

Specright raises $30 million series B to support explosive growth
Cision PR Newswire, New York, N.Y.,  July 13

Denise Schultz: Appointed senior director of sales and marketing at Grand View Lodge
Hospitality Net, Boschcour, The Netherlands, July 13

Specright raises $30 million series B to support explosive growth
Associated Press, Tustin, Calif., July 13, 2021

UW Regents start presidential search again with larger, more diverse committee
News, Kenosha, Wis., July 10

Francis joins Coldwell Banker Realty
Independent, Sun City West, Az., July 10

UW System Presidential Search Committee named
Journal, River Falls, Wis., July 9

Gary Trenda joins Sound Devices
Worship AVL, Kent, United Kingdom,  July 12

UW-Stout graphic design major’s GOAT Milk? concept gets national acclaim
All in Wisconsin, Madison, Wis., July 7

Board approves UW System’s 2021-22 Annual Operating Budget
University of Wisconsin System, Madison, Wis., July 8

Foreign students flock to UW-Stout
WQOW TV 18, Eau Claire, Wis., July 8

Area roundup: UW-Stout's Carroll named Academic All-District
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 8

Resilient alum chef bouncing back from ‘horrible year’ with pandemic, Napa Valley wildfire
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., July 7

Sharing STEM, building confidence and engaging youth
Dunn County News, Menomonie, Wis., July 7

Our View (UW-Stout’s Bowman Hall receives Wisconsin Masonry Alliance award)
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 7

PMSE industry specialist joins Sound Devices
Flagship Media Group, Belfast, Ireland, July 7

Faces: Scholarship winners
News Tribune, Duluth, Minn., July 7

Malicious Code: Some UW institutions raced to protect system potentially compromised by Russian hackers
Independent, Milwaukee, Wis., July 8

Dodgeland graduate learning from the ground up
Daily Times, Watertown, Wis., July 7

Area roundup: Local college, prep golfers earn honors
Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wis., July 6

36 years later, mother still seeks justice in daughter’s unsolved murder
Sun, Apple Valley, Minn., July 2

Anderson family to celebrate 150 years on Lake Park farm, July 17
Tribune, Detroit Lakes, Minn., July 3

University of Wisconsin campuses keep start date on Jewish holiday, despite pushback
WLS TV 7, Chicago, Ill., July 6