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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.


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Meyer thankful for campus support during his years as chancellor

Speaker after speaker — seven in all — cited Chancellor Bob Meyer’s personal and professional skills as they looked back at his career at the University of Wisc

Athletes honored in alternative commencement ceremony

University of Wisconsin-Stout may well have had the quickest commencement ceremony ever Tuesday, May 7.

Chancellor Meyer delivers his final commencement address

UW-Stout Chancellor Bob Meyer delivered his final commencement address Saturday, May 4, to more than 1,300 graduates.