From: Involvement Center
Date: March 8
Subject: Campus Life Today | Wednesday, March 8, 2023



Comedian Cam Bertrand

Wednesday, March 8
8:00pm - 9:00pm
MSC Terrace
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Blue Devil Productions is proud to bring stand-up comedian Cam Bertrand to campus! This is a free show that will be held in the MSC Terrace on March 8th at 8 pm.

Cam Bertrand (stand-up comedian originally from Tampa Florida) is one of the fastest-rising comedy stars in the country. He prides himself on being able to turn even the dumbest conversations into ones that will have you up late at night asking yourself “What is that .01% of germs that GermX can’t kill after all this time?!..” He’s opened for some of the biggest names in comedy today including Bert Kreischer, Joe Rogan, Pete Davidson, Michael Che, and Mike Epps. He was a contributing writer on two seasons of MTV’s Wild’N’Out (Seasons 11 and 12), has over 100 million views on TikTok (@camthecomic) and his recent Dry Bar Comedy special has been seen by millions online. In 2021 Cam became a finalist on season 16 of NBC’s America’s Got Talent!



*NEW DATE* SSA Sustainability & Diversity | Clothing Thrift Swap

Wednesday, March 8
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ballroom A
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In our goal to keep clothing out of the land fill and help everyone gain a new wardrobe. Come exchange your tickets for clothes! Tickets will get you a new, used item of clothing! Don't have tickets? No worries, we got you covered. Stop by and check in, and our desk assistance will let you know what can be done for you.

Don't want to use all your tickets? Don't feel like using your tickets at all but have stuff to donate? You're in luck! You can either donate your tickets to those that want tickets or use them to enter into a drawing for 2 campus gift cards OR a candy basket from C&J's Candy Store and Scoop Shoppe!

We are excited for this event and hope to see you there!



Celebrate Holi: the Festival of Colors

Wednesday, March 8
4:15pm - 6:00pm
MSC Terrace & South Lawn
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Join us for a celebration of Holi: the Festival of Colors on Wednesday, March 8! All are welcome and encouraged to participate!

This event opens in the MSC Terrace with a short presentation about Holi from UW-Stout students from 4:15-4:45pm. Traditional sweets will also be served.

A celebration of color will follow the presentation at 5:00pm on the MSC South Lawn. During the color celebration attendees should expect to be covered in powdered Holi colors (if you are not familiar with Holi, the colors are those used in color runs). Attendees are strongly advised to wear clothing that can be ruined as the color may not wash out. Óñ╣ÓÑïÓñ▓ÓÑÇ ÓñòÓÑÇ ÓñÂÓÑüÓñ¡ÓñòÓñ¥Óñ«Óñ¿Óñ¥ÓñÅÓñé!



Service Partner Madness

Thursday, March 9
11:00am - 1:00pm
Involvement Porch
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Join the Involvement Center as we bracket off our favorite service partners! Descriptions of each service partner will be provided and students will bracket off each of their own service partners. The winner will be determined by whichever student scores the most points via shooting a basketball into the hoop!



IEEE Xcel Energy Presentation (03/06)

Wednesday, March 8
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Private Location (sign in to display)
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Join us tonight for a presentation from Xcel Energy! Xcel Energy is a major U.S. regulated electric and natural gas delivery company. This event will be hosted in Fryklund Hall RM 201S. We hope to see you there!



GreenSense Ramen Cooking Night

Thursday, March 9
6:00pm - 8:00pm
244 Heritage Hall
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Join us in making ramen and learning how to incorporate veggies to make it delicious and nutritious!

Feel free to bring your own bowl if you have one.



Drop In Help for Orgs

Wednesday, March 8
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Involvement Center 107, 302 10th Avenue East 106 Memorial Student Center, Menomonie, WI 54751, United States
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Stop by and get your org questions answered by Involvement Staff. Online resources for orgs can also be found here:


Wellness Fair

Wednesday, April, 5 | 10am - 2pm 
Location: Multi Purpose Room (MPR), Sports and Fitness Center

Save the date for the 2023 Wellness Fair! Check out the exhibitors, enter for prizes, and get some free stuff!

Sponsored by: Wellness Committee - UREC
For more information contact: Britta Miller

Infusing Baldridge

Wednesday, March 22nd | 2PM-3PM
Location: MSC Northwoods Room

The Baldrige Team will host an informal conversation about how UW-Stout applies the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award framework to promote continuous improvement and performance excellence.  The event is open to all faculty, staff and students, including those who are new to Baldrige and those who are familiar with the framework.  This event is part of a series of events hosted by members of the Chancellor’s Cabinet to increase opportunities to connect with faculty and staff.

For more information contact: Dianne Sinz
Website for more details

Conversations with Cabinet: Student Meet and Greet

Tuesday, March 28th | 2PM-4PM
Location: Harvey Hall

Learn about a typical day for a student athlete and a performer in the upcoming spring musical production, "Be More Chill," the first live theater production on campus in three years. Join Athletic Director Duey Naatz, Theatre Director Audric Buhr, student athletes and cast and crew members of "Be More Chill" for a fun look at athletics and the arts. Tour Harvey Hall Theatre and meet and greet members of the performing arts department and Athletics.

For more information contact: Dianne Sinz
Website for more details

Last Call for Leadership Awards Nominations

Leadership Awards nominations close this Friday, March 10th at 11:59PM. Make sure to submit your nominations on CONNECT for the following award categories:    
-Outstanding Student Leader of the Year  
-Student Employee of the Year  
-Student Staff Team of the Year  
-Student Org Event of the Year  
-Student Org of the Year
-Bill Siedlecki Advisor of the Year

Sponsored by: Involvement Center
For more information contact: Nicole Eastman-Frazier

Student Centers Social Media Team | We're Hiring!

Are you interested in interest in social media marketing? The MSC social media team in hiring!

We're hiring a few positions for our social media team, including:  
- Social Media Lead  
- Content Creator
- Photographer  
- Videographer    

Check out full position descriptions and applications with this link! We look forward to hearing from you, and good luck!

Sponsored by: Involvement Center
For more information contact: Phoebe Kukura

Orientation is Hiring!

Orientation is hiring outstanding student leaders to work over the summer as Orientation and Registration Assistants or, in the fall as Week One Orientation (WOO) Leaders. Both positions would work directly with new students and their supporters as they transition to our college campus. We are looking for students who are Stout Proud, are team players, and enjoy helping others succeed. If this sounds like you, please consider applying. Applications for both positions are due Friday, March 17th. For full job descriptions please check handshake.
To apply:    

Orientation and Registration Assistant (ORA) – works June – August. Email your cover letter and resume to Britta Miller,    

Week One Orientation (WOO) Leader – works August 30 – September 5, application 

Sponsored by: Orientation
For more information contact: Britta Miller

Feature Stream: Daughter of a Lost Bird

Did you know you can watch movies for free with your university library access? Watch Daughter of a Lost Bird by following the blog link

Sponsored by: University Library
For more information contact: Zach Weekes

Stout Adventures Spring Break Rental Promo

Stout Adventures Spring Break Rental Promo

50% off rentals for Spring Break 

Sponsored by: University Recreation
For more information contact: Samantha Carney-Sandleback

Enroll Now in the Co-op and Internship Program!

Students planning to earn credit through the Co-op & Internship Program should enroll now!  If you have landed a job and plan to earn credit during your work experience, please act now. There is no need to wait, Career Services is currently enrolling students in all 2023 semesters (Spring, Summer, and Fall)!  Get started on the 100% online course enrollment process today by logging into the Co-op & Internship Portal (click Add Co-op & Internship and complete the form).  Visit our website to learn more about the Co-op & Internship Program enrollment process and student FAQs.

Sponsored by: Career Services
For more information contact: Samantha Nelson and Morgan Leon
Learn more 

Quick Pitch competition registration closes April 7

WiSys Quick Pitch is a cash-prize competition open to all majors, undergraduate and graduate students. This research-focused 3-minute pitch competition, which takes place on Research Day (May 2), offers training and experience to learn how to effectively communicate research to a general audience. Register here by April 7.

Sponsored by: Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
For more information contact: Chela Cea
Learn more 

Art & Design Week

Throughout the week of March 20th- March 24th there will be daily presentations or panels on presenting your portfolio, creating your brand on LinkedIn, entrepreneurship and contract work, and graduate school.  If you have a desire to work in art and design, attend the events to improve your presentation skills and connect with Stout alumni and industry professionals!

Sponsored by: Career Services
For more information contact: Career Services
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Additional Mental Health Services Available for Students

UW Stout students now have access to increased free round-the-clock mental health resources through a new web based platform.   The new enhanced online services are available due to the generosity of federal funding and the State of Wisconsin. The services are available to all students, including Customized Instruction students.      

The YOU platform ( increases mental health services and crisis support services, while also connecting students to existing campus resources.  Students log in with their Stout credentials.    

A snapshot of services offered on the new platform include:  
•    24/7 Crisis line which is available via call or text (888) 531-2142; or chat with a counselor.    
•    Clinically informed and culturally responsive teletherapy and telepsychiatry support available during the day, evenings and weekends through Mantra Health. Stout students can connect with the teletherapy services directly through the website or via help from the Counseling Center staff who can answer questions or schedule support. Those who are interested in the telepsychiatry services should contact the Counseling Center for a referral.  
 •    The confidential platform offers independent goal setting, skill building, assessments, evidence-based content covering a wide variety of topics, and links to campus resources.        

Questions regarding teletherapy and telepsychiatry services as well as the 24/7 UW Mental Health Support crisis line can be directed to the counseling center: or by calling 7152322468.    

Questions regarding the platform can be directed to Lisa Raethke  

Sponsored by: Student Life & Services
For more information contact: Lisa Raethke
Learn more 

Getting Real on Wednesdays

During Women’s History Month let’s reflect on how life would be without things created by women. Which woman-made product could you not live without? Who invented it and when? Every answer will be entering into the drawing for a prize.

Enter your answer here

Wednesday, March 8
Start End   Event         Location
10:00am 1:00pm Hot Chocolate Wednesdays The Qube (121 PRCM)
12:00pm 2:00pm LIT Tabling Memorial Student Center
12:30pm 1:00pm March SSASP Meeting Birch Room, MSC
1:00pm 8:00pm Blue Devil Bow Hunters Table Table, #2, First floor MSC
1:00pm 1:00pm TEECA attending WTEA Conference Chula Vista Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI
3:00pm 4:00pm Drop In Help for Orgs Involvement Center 107
4:00pm 5:00pm Tax Talk Elk Creek, Price Commons
4:15pm 6:00pm Celebrate Holi: the Festival of Colors MSC Terrace & South Lawn
5:00pm 6:00pm Aerospace Club Meeting Jarvis Hall Science Wing Room 150
5:00pm 6:00pm Blue Devil Lifting Club | Weekly Meeting & Group Lift Sports and Fitness Center Room 247A
5:00pm 6:00pm Butts & Guts West Gym
5:15pm 6:30pm Stout Packaging Association Meeting Jarvis Hall 112
6:00pm 9:00pm Card Gamers of Stout Weekly Meeting White Pine Room of MSC
6:00pm 8:00pm EWB Weekly Meeting Fryklund 114b
6:00pm 8:00pm *NEW DATE* SSA Sustainability & Diversity | Clothing Thrift Swap Ballroom A
6:00pm 7:00pm Club Lacrosse Meeting Badger Room
6:00pm 7:00pm CMAA Meeting (Club Management Association of America) Ballroom A
7:00pm 9:00pm Swing Club's - WTF Series MSC Ballrooms B&C
7:00pm 8:00pm Team Meeting Price Commons-Elk Creek Room
7:00pm 8:00pm Advanced Climbing Technique Stout Adventures, Room 56 SFC
7:00pm 8:00pm SRA volunteer event- food and clothing donations oakwood room msc
8:00pm 9:00pm Panhellenic Meeting 110 Jarvis
8:00pm 9:00pm Comedian Cam Bertrand MSC Terrace
9:00pm 11:00pm Women's Volleyball Practice  Johnson Fieldhouse
9:00pm 11:00pm Bowling | Competitive and Recreational Practice  Broadway Bowl
9:00pm 11:00pm Men's Volleyball Pod Match vs UWEC B  Johnson Fieldhouse