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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.


All Chancellor News

State science, technology symposium July 22-23 on campus

The 12th annual Wisconsin Science and Technology Symposium will be held Monday and Tuesday, July 22-23, at UW-Stout.

Made at UW-Stout mugs designed to delight visitors

University of Wisconsin-Stout is known for its hands-on learning, so giving two groups of conference attendees a homemade gift seemed like a natural fit.

Board of Regents resolution honors retiring chancellor

The University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents honored UW-Stout Chancellor Bob Meyer on Friday, July 12, for his 32 years of service to the university.