From: Involvement Center
Date: April 7
Subject: Campus Life Today | Thursday, April 7th, 2022



THURSDAY, APRIL 7, 2022

EVENT

The story of your life: Writing your forgotten past

Wednesday, April 13
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Harvey Hall Theatre
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Join author B.J. Hollars for a series of generative writing prompts and workshop sure to spur your memory, bring your past to the present, and help you write your life’s story.

Please bring pens and paper or your laptops.

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EVENT

VCR Party

Friday, April 8
8:00pm - 9:00pm
MSC - Great Hall
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In the VCR Party, comedians Joe Pickett (The Onion) and Nick Prueher (Late Show with David Letterman) present a hilarious guided tour through their unbelievable VHS collection. As featured on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, America’s Got Talent, Tosh.0, TruTV, and Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Joe and Nick resurrect these forgotten video treasures and serve them up in the funniest, most jaw-dropping show on the college circuit. VCR Party was founded in New York City in 2004 and has gone on to sell out hundreds of shows around the world, including the HBO Comedy Festival, Just For Laughs and Bonnaroo.

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EVENT

On Campus Interviews | Odyssey Hotels

Thursday, April 14
12:00pm - 3:30pm
Career Services Office, Room 103 Administration Building
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Hotel Operations Internship with Odyssey Hotels
Date: 4/14/22 Location: Career Services, 103 Administration Building
Time: 12:00pm – 3:30pm (30 minute interviews)
Apply via HANDSHAKE
 

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EVENT

Easter egg decorating

Wednesday, April 13
6:00pm - 8:00pm
North Hall Basement
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We will have supplies for students to paint eggs, make cards and other arts and crafts to do with easter.

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EVENT

On Campus Interviews | Wayne Pallets

Tuesday, April 19
8:00am - 3:15pm
Career Services Office, Room 103 Administration Building
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Wayne Pallets is HIRING for a PRODUCTION MANAGER!

Position Overview:
We are seeking a full time Production Manager who wants to make a difference versus being a number to join our team and lead the Production Operation. The position requires a high regard for safety, quality, productivity, team engagement and customer service for success in leading the operation. Training will be provided as well as the opportunity for company ownership as the owner transitions to retirement.

Apply via Handshake

Career Services, 103 Administration Building.
 

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Blue Devil Market Specials for Family Weekend

Stop by the Blue Devil Market with your friends and family for a $1 off all Frappuccinos at Brew Devils, any slice of pizza at Fire & Stone or any sub at Buns & Bowls. Specials start at 3 pm on Friday, April 8 and end at 5 pm on Sunday, April 10

Sponsored by: University Dining Service
For more information contact: Anna Dalka

Inside Stout University Podcast

New Volunteering Club

Service Club at Stout is a brand new club all about volunteering and friendship. We offer service opportunities for people to make new friends while also making a difference in their community.

Sponsored by: Service Club at Stout
For more information contact: Hannah Bautch
Phone: 763-221-2294
CONNECT Page

Week of Service

Stout Week of Service - April 18-22

We are looking for faculty, staff and students to volunteer for Stout’s Week of Service, April 18-22, 2022.The EDI office has partnered with the United Way to celebrate National Volunteer Week. During this week we have organized five volunteer opportunities for UW-Stout community members to support our local community. We are looking for volunteers each day to support local organizations: 

• Monday, April 18 – Positive Alternatives

• Tuesday, April 19 – Menomonie Area Senior Center 

• Wednesday, April 20 – West CAP  

• Thursday, April 21 – United Way of Dunn County 

• Friday, April 22 – Bridge to Hope

Interested participants should complete the Stout’s Week of Service registration form. Faculty and staff do not have to take leave to participate; however, supervisor permission is needed. Questions should be sent to the EDI office.

Sponsored by: EDI Office
For more information contact: Dominique Vargas
Participation Form

Qube Hiring

Now Hiring: Qube Student Staff!

The Qube is hiring for the 2022-23 academic year! Student Staff at the Qube primarily work our front desk, staff our events like Craft Nights and Gaymer Nights, and table for the Qube at Campus Preview Days. The starting rate is $9.75/hour and the average time commitment is 8-10 hours/week. Apply on Connect by this Sunday, April 10th at 11:59pm!

Sponsored by: The Qube
For more information contact: Nakkiah Doreen Stampfli
Phone: 715-232-2692
Application

SSA Survey

Academic Experience Survey

Stout Student Association is requesting feedback from you on your Academic Experience at UW-Stout. Click here to take the survey that will help us gain valuable information about how you, the student, of UW-Stout truly feel about campus topics ranging from Advisement Day to Evaluation Week, and other topics in between. We are seeking to gain insight to make a change on several different topics and your input is invaluable in making these changes.

Please provide us with your thoughts on one category or all categories, it is up to you. We look forward to hearing from you.

Sponsored by: Stout Student Association - SSA
For more information contact: Domonique Sturrup
Phone: 401-479-0316
Survey

Thursday, April 7
Start End   Event         Location
9:00am 10:00am Sustainability Council Online Event
10:00am 2:00pm Spring 2022 Grad Fair Ballrooms, MSC
11:00am 1:00pm Social Justice Events: Environmental Justice Involvement Center
4:30pm 5:30pm Equity Diversity and Inclusion Council Online Event
5:00pm 7:00pm Wrestling Practice Mat Room 221
5:00pm 8:00pm Antqiue Auto | Shop Nights TBD
5:00pm 6:00pm Academic Life Committee Involvement Center 107
5:30pm 6:30pm Service Club at Stout | Campus Cleanup Outside Involvement Center
5:30pm 8:00pm AFS | Open Pour & Election meeting Fryklund 13 / Foundry Lab
6:00pm 7:30pm StoutCatholic Campus Ministry Event The Ministry
6:00pm 7:00pm Financial Wellness Club Budget Boot Camp Jarvis Hall Science Wing(JHSW) Room 113
6:00pm 7:00pm Running Club Applied Arts Building
6:00pm 7:00pm Print Club | Steamroller Meetings Printmaking Lab APPA 202
6:00pm 7:00pm Art Therapy: Exploring Identity through Art-Making Workshop with Speaker Nancy Xiong Oakwood Room, MSC
6:00pm 7:00pm AIGA Meeting Jarvis Room 112
6:00pm 7:00pm AEW | Elections Part 2 Birch
6:00pm 8:00pm Gaymer Night: Boardgames Gilbert Creek, Price Commons
6:00pm 7:30pm BSU Weekly Meeting Willow/Walnut (MSC)
6:30pm 10:00pm Cru Weekly Meeting Applied Arts 210
7:00pm 9:00pm Come watch anime with us! Jarvis Hall Science Wing 146
7:00pm 8:00pm Climbing Club Practice Stout Adventures
7:00pm 8:00pm Sigma Sigma Sigma Cedar Maple MSC

Psychological Benefits of Spending Time in Nature

Now that it’s getting warmer out, this is why you should go out and enjoy it!
 

  1. Increases energy - the sounds and feeling of nature naturally gives you energy and motivation
  2. Improve your mood - people that spend more time in nature are naturally happier people
  3. Reduces feelings of stress or anger - if you’re upset, try a nice walk outside!
  4. Positively affects the way you treat others - people that spend more time in nature are more caring and positive
  5. Helps you take time out and feel more relaxed - a break in nature will help you refresh, restart, and clear you mind
  6. Improves your physical health - can’t forget about the positive physical impacts
  7. Improves your confidence and self-esteem
  8. Helps with the grief process - exposure to nature helps with coping, improved self-awareness, and positively affected mood
  9.  Improves creative thinking - proximity to green space restores capacity for concentration and and attention
  10.  Reduces symptoms of irritability, insomnia, tension headaches, and indigestion, and ADHD - for real, try it out
 

UW-Stout Counseling Center
410 Bowman Hall (Clocktower Building)
Office: 715-232-2468   Hours: 8AM-4:30PM
We are currently providing both in-person (masked) and virtual Telehealth services to meet with Stout students.  As always, these sessions are confidential and at no additional cost to enrolled students. You can schedule an appointment by calling the above office number.
Check out the following for more information on ways to have a great semester:
Emergency and Crisis Resources: Call 911 if you are experiencing an emergency. Other mental health crisis options that are available 24/7 include:
  • Northwest Connections: 1-888-552-6642 (local area, Western WI)
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-825