From: Involvement Center
Date: October 15, 2021
Subject: Campus Life Today | Friday, October 15, 2021



Surveying the Diaspora: The Moors

Friday, October 15
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Price Cranberry Creek, 302 10th Avenue East, 106 Memorial Student Center, Menomonie, WI 54751, United States
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Surveying the Diaspora: The Moors is a workshop that will delve into the contributions and history of the people known as The Moors. The Moors are North African people who influenced and helped usher in the modern western world. This workshop is to highlight this group and their contributions while having a discussion around the significance to the modern world.



Homecoming LAN

Friday, October 15 at 8:00pm
to Saturday, October 16 at 12:00am
Ballrooms, MSC, 302 10th Avenue East, 106 Memorial Student Center, Menomonie, WI 54751, United States
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Come on out for a night of geeky revelry to cap off our amazing week's worth of gaming-related events. There will be as many different types of games and consoles are there are tastes of the gamers who enjoy them, alongside prizes and a friendly, inclusive atmosphere. This event is free and open to all who decide to attend (we'll even have boardgames for those who prefer a more "unplugged" adventure).

To see up to date scores and other fun Homecoming information check out our website:



Executive Board Committee

Friday, October 15
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Birch Room, Memorial Student Center
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The Executive Board Committee is comprised of the leadership of the Stout Student Association as well as its various standing committees.  Each week, the executive board meets to discuss upcoming senate business as well as new developments across the organization.  In addition, the executive board serves as an opportunity for executives to receive tips and promote collaboration.

Find the meeting materials here.



Financial Affairs Committee

Monday, October 18
2:00pm - 3:00pm
White Pine Room, MSC
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Join us for a meeting of the SSA Financial Affairs Committee. Register here for a Contingency hearing timeslot. Note: You must register for a hearing by 12pm on the Friday before the meeting. Otherwise, you will not be placed on the agenda. 

Click here for Meeting Materials.

Anyone in need of accommodations should contact the Director of Communications in advance at

Reminder of Student Research Grant and Journal Deadlines

Reminder of Student Research Grant and Journal Deadlines

Don’t miss these opportunities. Students who completed research may submit an article to the Journal of Student Research by Oct. 22 and/or apply to compete at the 2022 National Conference for Undergraduate Research by Oct. 20. Students interested in starting research between Nov. 2 and Feb. 15 with a faculty research advisor may submit a grant proposal until Nov. 1.

Sponsored by: Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
For more information contact: Chela Cea
Deadline Dates and More information can be found here.

In Person Commencement Ceremonies

Commencement ceremonies for students graduating in the Fall and Winterm will be held on Saturday, December 18th. Ceremonies will be in-person and each student will be allowed 4 tickets. Guest seating will be in pods of 4, socially distanced at 3 feet apart. Extra tickets will not be available. The event will be livestreamed and individuals may view the ceremony from either the Commencement website or on campus in the Memorial Student Center. More details will be forthcoming. The deadline to apply and be included in the Commencement program is Friday, October 22nd.

Sponsored by: Commencement
For more information contact: Britta Miller
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Notetaker needed for student in CHEM 135

Disability Services is looking for a peer note-taker!  A peer note taker is needed for a student enrolled in CHEM 135 that meets Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday each week from 9:05am-10:00am.  The pay is $10.00 per hour.  This is what we are looking for:  *You must have good note-taking skills, legible handwriting, and be dependable.  A GPA of 3.0 and above is preferred.  *You will be required to get the notes to the student on the same day as the class meets.  *If you miss class, it is your responsibility to find a replacement note-taker for that class session.  If you are interested, please contact the Disability Services Office located in room 120 of the RSSLC (University Library)  

Sponsored by: Disability Services
For more information contact: Tamara Giljohann

Friday, October 15
Start End   Event         Location
10:00am 11:00am OPT Workshop TBD
10:30am 12:30pm SCFR Bake Sale Fundraiser Sales/Info Table #1 on Lower Level of the MSC
2:00pm 3:30pm Executive Board Committee Birch Room, Memorial Student Center
4:00pm 5:00pm Surveying the Diaspora: The Moors Price Cranberry Creek
7:00pm 9:30pm Women's Volleyball vs. UW-Oshkosh Johnson Fieldhouse
Saturday, October 16
10:00am 4:00pm Paddle the Red Cedar Red Cedar River
1:00pm 4:30pm HOMECOMING || Men's Football vs. UW-Stevens Point Don and Nona Williams Stadium
2:00pm 4:00pm Women's Soccer vs UW-La Crosse Johnson Fieldhouse
4:00pm 5:00pm W - Ice Hockey Game Menomonie Ice Rink
Sunday, October 17
9:00am 10:00am W - Ice Hockey Game 2 Menomonie Ice Rink
10:00am 11:00am Campus Garden Harvesting TBD
10:15am 7:30pm Fall Retreat St Joseph's Catholic Church
Stout Proud Friday

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