From: Involvement Center
Date: May 1, 2020
Subject: Campus Life Today | Friday, May 1st, 2020

FRIDAY,  MAY 1, 2020

Virtual Connections

Earth Week Pop-Up Shop

April 20th – May 4th  

To celebrate Earth Week, UW-Stout has partnered with Focus on Energy to offer a virtual pop-up shop with energy-efficient light bulbs and products from April 20th to May 4th. Check out the pop-up shop to get great deals on lights that will save you money on your energy bill! All orders will be shipped to your home for free. The event is available for UW-Stout students who live in Wisconsin.

Sponsored by: Sustainability Office and Campus-Wide Energy Committee
For more information contact: Sarah Rykal
Shop here


UW-Stout Leadership Awards

Wednesday, May 6
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Private Location (rsvp to display)
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Join us as we celebrate our student leaders from across all of campus for the annual UW-Stout Leadership Awards. We'll be recognizing and honoring nominees and recipients for a variety of awards and winners will be announced that evening.

We invite you take review all of the nominees and award recipients being recognized that night and send them your own message of congratulations. And while you're tuning in, don't forget to post on social using #StoutProud.
2020 Nominees and Recipients

Supporting Resources

Counseling Center Newsletter

Make sure to check out the UW-Stout's Counseling Center's weekly newsletter with more resources. This week's issue covers healthy boundaries.

UW-Stout Library Feature Stream: Cesar Chavez

Civil-rights activist Cesar Chavez battles social injustice in Cesar Chavez: An American Hero.   
This selection, one of the 100,000+ titles in your Video Streaming Library, is brought to you by Swank Digital Campus.

Sponsored by: UW-Stout Library
For more information contact: Cory Mitchell
Stream Here

Stoutonia: Declassified College Survival Guide

After moving our newsroom online, The Stoutonia has been working hard to share the voices of the University of Wisconsin—Stout campus. Although our campus is spread far and wide, your voices are heard on the subjects that matter to you.    Jump into the issue to read insight on self-care during the stay-at-home orders, an interview with a UW-Stout Alumna featured at the Oscars, the story behind the cancelled Keg Krawl and more content that matters to the UW-Stout community.

Sponsored by: The Stoutonia
For more information contact: Bryce Parr
Read Here

Reminder: May 1 deadline for CR/NC decisions

Students who wish to take advantage of the Credit/No Credit option approved for Spring 2020 classes must submit a request to by 11:59 p.m. on Friday May 1, 2020. See the links below for more details.

Policy Adjustments

Sponsored by: Dean of Students Office
For more information contact: Dean of Students Office

Feedback requested on Stout’s COVID-19 response

All faculty, staff and students are invited to participate in a survey regarding UW-Stout's response to the COVID-19 crisis. Your input is critical to help us with the recovery process and to promote continuous improvement. The results will be used by the pandemic planning team to improve our emergency preparedness procedures and identify gaps we need to fill. The results will also be used by the Strategic Planning Group to inform discussion at the 2020 Stakeholder Visioning Session.  

Your response is appreciated by noon on Tuesday, May 5th.

Sponsored by: Planning, Assessment, Research and Quality Office
For more information contact: Meridith Wentz
Give Feedback Here


Mini Info Session: Concept Art in Japan

OIE is offering Virtual Info Sessions about 2021 study abroad opportunities. Today our feature is “Concept Art in Japan,” led by Kimberly Delain. This program is great for Animation, Comics & Digital Cinema, GDD-ART, & all Studio Art majors. Hear from the faculty leader, see photos & get details in the video & learn more at the website!

Sponsored by: The Office of International Education
For more information contact: Chela Cea
Watch Video Here


Open forum videos posted

Open forums hosted by Chancellor Katherine P. Frank and the Pandemic Planning Team earlier this months are now available to view online. Find employee and student forums on the Chancellor’s Office webpage under activities and updates.

Sponsored by: Chancellor's Office
For more information contact: Julie Zack
Watch Here


WiSys Quick Pitch @ Home

WiSys Quick Pitch is a student “pitch” competition that inspires UW System students from all  academic disciplines to communicate their research, along with its broader impact in layman's terms,  in three minutes or less. The first-place winner will receive a cash prize of $300 and the chance to  compete in the Quick Pitch State Final, which may also be held virtually later this summer.  Registration closes May 1, 2020.

Sponsored by: WiSys / Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
For more information contact: Ray French
Register Here

Stout Proud Friday

Look behind me! On top of the bell tower!! The quill is back where it belongs! #runlindsayrun #stoutproud #runwisco #rungoodr #runhappy #uwstout #findsomerunhappy

COVID-19 Coronavirus Planning and Preparedness Website

Stay Informed

With the ever-changing COVID-19 coronavirus situation, UW-Stout continues to evaluate the situation daily.

Students should continue to stay up-to-date with the COVID-19 Coronavirus Planning and Preparedness website at