From: Involvement Center
Date: February 19
Subject: Campus Life Today | Friday, February 19, 2021



FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2021

EVENT

5th Annual Peace March | Your Turn, Stout

Friday, February 19
12:30pm - 2:00pm
MSC Amphitheater
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This nonviolent peace march is to come together as a student body by standing in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement and all marginalized communities. We want to send a message to our community that says that we will not stand for racism, misogyny, homophobia, and other forms of oppression. We will march unafraid.

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EVENT

Just Mercy (Movie)

Friday, February 19
6:00pm - 11:30pm
APPA 210 (extra seating available)
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Blue Devil Productions is proud to present the film “Just Mercy” at the University of Wisconsin-Stout on Friday, February 19th at 6:00 pm and 9:00 pm in Applied Arts, Room 210.  The film is first-come-first serve so if you want seats we recommend showing up a few minutes early!

To reach this event virtually use this link

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EVENT

Soundbyte Trivia (and Pizza!)

Saturday, February 20
7:00pm - 8:00pm
MSC, Great Hall
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Join us for Soundbyte Trivia this Saturday night for an intense filled game of teamwork to see who can identify famous movie quotes, song lyrics and beats, TV show lines, and more! We'll be giving away great prizes! Work with a partner or group and stop by to see which team is the expert on identifying those sounds!

The Blue Devil Market is also having a pizza deal to commemorate: $5 for a 12" pizza! Make sure to stop there before or after this event.  Please no food during the event.

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EVENT

MICHELLE Live Show

Monday, February 15 at 1:00pm
to Monday, March 1 at 1:00pm
Streaming Link
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Blue Devil Productions are proud to present MICHELLE! This live show will be available for UW-Stout students from Monday, February 15th, 2021 to Monday, March 1st, 2021 and is password protected. This show is available on our website and can be accessed with a student login.

MICHELLE is a six-piece pop/R&B group based in New York City. MICHELLE is made up of six 21-year-olds who were raised across Manhattan and Brooklyn.

THE BOTTOM
SUNRISE (feat. Arlo Parks)

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EVENT

Work Party at Colfax Red Cedar Preserve and Recreation Area (CRCPRA)

Saturday, February 20
11:00am - 2:00pm
Colfax Park and Boat Launch, 45.008413,-91.733013
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We will continue to work on removing the invasive species buckthorn, honeysuckle, and siberian elm.  We will provide all of the necessary tools. All you need to bring is yourself, a sturdy pair of shoes, some water to keep hydrated, and an old outer layer that won't be ruined if you catch an ember from the brush fire. People are free to bring snowshoes or skis to take a trip around the trails. If nothing else, the area makes for great hiking! 😊

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Alumni Exhibit Opening: Can I Sit Here? 

Friday, February 19th - Friday, March 26th | 10:00am - 5:00pm 
Location: Furlong Gallery- Micheels Hall 177

UW-Stout SOAD Alumni Exhibit "Can I Sit Here?" is open now to the Stout Community.  Featuring a variety of works and mediums that were produced by Stout Alumni post graduation.  Artists are; Dustin Steuck, Tiffany Lange, Andy Wieland, Claire Kayser, and Jake Docksey.

Sponsored by: SOAD
For more information contact: Renee Carrell

EVENT

Jackbox Games | Virtual

Saturday, February 20
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Teams
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Join us virtually for an afternoon of Jackbox Games. We will be playing through Teams. In the Teams meeting we will share the game codes, go over rules, and meet other Blue Devils! You can vote in the chat to determine which games you want to play and get the chance to play several rounds. We recommend signing onto a computer and splitting your screen with Teams and the jackbox.tv site or playing the game on your phone!

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EVENT

Makers Night | Geometric Coasters

Sunday, February 21
7:00pm - 8:00pm
MSC, Great Hall
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Gather all Makers for our second Makers Night of the semester. This month's craft is painting and decorating Geometric Coasters. We will be sharing techniques, ideas, and of course the supplies!

We'll have a limited number of spots for students to attend in-person along with a virtual opportunity.

Be sure to register and choose which one works best with you!

Option 1 | Register to attend in person with our limited capacity seating. We provide the supplies
Option 2 | Register and attend virtually; pick up your supplies from the Involvement Center before the event
Option 3 | Register and attend virtually; we will send you a supply list and you purchase your own supplies

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EVENT

Sassy Lassy USO Game Show

Tuesday, February 23
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
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Sassy Lassy Interactive Events bring curated, hilarious experiences to groups all across the local region. They meticulously handcraft their version of popular game shows, incorporating both the themes and the lucky group (in this case, Stout) into the show. Join us as they present a wonderful USO Tour themed night of Survey Says and Trivia while learning about the eclectic folks that make up our Armed Forces as well as the Veterans here at Stout.

Zoom link for participants/audience (Survey/Trivia): [TBA]

Streaming link for observers

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EVENT

LGBTQIA+ Career Panel

Thursday, March 4
7:00pm - 8:00pm
TBD
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Join us for a panel with LGBTQIA+ people working at UW-Stout and in the community. Hear about their experiences and find out about resources for your own job search!

Teams link

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EVENT

Meet Some Gammas & Play Jackbox Games

Friday, February 19
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Teams
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We are putting on a chill evening event of signing onto Teams and playing Jackbox with our members and people interested in our organization.

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Open Forum Video Recording Image

Student Open Forum Recordings Available

The Student and Families Open Forums that were hosted this week have now been published on the Students & Families COVID page. Students are encouraged to watch the forums.

Sponsored by: Campus Recovery Team
For more information: covid19update@uwstout.edu or Website

University Court is Recruiting

University Court is accepting applications!

Would you like to be more involved on campus and get involved in student government? University Court is accepting applications! If you have any questions please email Chief Justice King.

Sponsored by: University Court 
For more information contact: Chief Justice King 

Diversity Week Next Week

Diversity Week Next Week!

All students, faculty and staff are invited to participate in more than a dozen Diversity Week events February 22 through February 26. Throughout the week we will celebrate our differences and learn about visible and invisible identities. Join us for the this week of opportunities for exploration and reflection. All events are free. 

Sponsored by: Dean of Students
For more information contact: Dominique Vargas
Website

Campus Race to Zero Waste Competition - Week Two Results

UW-Stout is competing in Campus Race to Zero Waste (formerly known as Recyclemania), an eight-week waste reduction competition until March 27. Our cumulative results for weeks 1-2 are:
* Recycling:  23% of total waste (14,880 lbs)  
* Compost: 16% of total waste (10,700 lbs)  
* Trash: 61% of total waste (39,340 lbs)    
Last year, we placed #1 in the UW System. You can help us stay #1 by reducing, reusing, composting and recycling as much as possible.

Sponsored by: Sustainability Office 
For more information contact: Sarah Rykal

Friday, February 19
Start End   Event         Location
10:30am 11:30am International Student Coffee Hour MS Teams
12:30pm 2:00pm 5th Annual Peace March | Your Turn, Stout MSC Amphitheater
1:00pm 1:00pm Comic Creators | In Person Meeting MSC Oakwood
2:15pm 4:00pm Peace March Debriefing Ballrooms A&B, Memorial Student Center
4:00pm 4:00pm PONG February "LAN" (Space-lan) Virtual Discord.gg/pong
 
6:00pm 11:30pm Just Mercy (Movie) APPA 210 (extra seating available)
6:00pm 7:00pm Meet Some Gammas & Play Jackbox Games Teams
7:00pm 8:00pm Kahoot Night Teams Meeting
Saturday, February 20
11:00am 2:00pm Work Party at Colfax Red Cedar Preserve and Recreation Area (CRCPRA) Colfax Park and Boat Launch
1:00pm 2:00pm Jackbox Games | Virtual Teams
7:00pm 8:00pm Soundbyte Trivia (and Pizza!) MSC, Great Hall
Sunday, February 21
3:00pm 9:00pm Boulder Bash | URec Stout Adventures
7:00pm 8:00pm Makers Night | Geometric Coasters MSC, Great Hall
Stout Proud Friday

Our wonderful social media team captured this beautiful sunrise and shared it on our Facebook for all to enjoy!