From: Involvement Center
Date: December 15, 2021
Subject: The Loop | Budget Hearings, Samuel E. Wood Medallion Award and more...

The Loop | Keeping student org leaders in-the-know
the loop DECEMBER 15, 2021 

Hi First_Name!

Happy Finals Week, Blue Devils!  As you wrap up your final exams, we want to take a few moments to share news in the student org world!

picture of Samuel E. Wood Medallion award

Apply for the Samuel E. Wood Medallion Award

Nominations are now being accepted for the Samuel E. Wood Medallion award, the highest non-academic award for UW-Stout students who have shown a commitment to their campus involvement.

Students must be graduating in the Spring of 2022 or Fall of 2022 to be eligible.

Application Deadline: Friday, March 11th at 11:59pm

Applicants will be notified of their selection in March/April and recipients will be honored during the Leadership Awards on Wednesday, May 4th.

For more information contactTsimnuj Xiong, VP Stout Student Association or visit our website

Annual Budget Hearing Registration is Now Open!

To register, sign up on one of the dates below:

February 2nd
February 3rd

Additional dates and times will open as slots fill up. REMEMBER to submit your budget requests and register for a hearing by February 1st @ Noon.

Hearing dates and CONNECT links can also be found in the blue information section on your CONNECT budgeting page.

If you have any questions, concerns, or trouble scheduling a hearing, please reach out to Director of Financial Affairs, Cody Gentz


Register for the spring Involvement Fair!  Save the date for Thursday, January 27th from 5-7pm.

Make your spring blanket reservation for recurring meetings in the MSC or Price Commons.  If you'd like to reserve a classroom in an academic building, email

As the semester is wrapping up, make sure to update your officer list so you can hit the ground running next semester. You are also able to create custom positions for your executive board and the officers will be displayed on your organization's home screen.

Learn more about managing your officers in this video or at the Help Center.