From: Involvement Center
Date: October 29, 2021
Subject: Campus Life Today | Friday, October 29, 2021



FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2021

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Weekend Series: Halloween Weekend!

Friday, October 29th - Sunday, October 31st | 12:55pm - 1:55pm
Location: Terrace, MSC

Join the Involvement Center for their special edition of their Weekend Series, just in time for Halloween. Take part in a (sorta) scary pictionary night, a little spooky doll creation and pizza specials in the Blue Devil Market. We're also partnering with Latinos Unidos for a traditional game of Loteria!  Learn more and register on CONNECT.

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

 

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Lotería with Latinos Unidos

Saturday, October 30
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Terrace, MSC
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Do you love bingo? If yes, we have a treat for you this Halloween weekend. Latinos Unidos (LUs) is collaborating with the Involvement Center to host an afternoon of Lotería, which means 'lottery' in Spanish. Although this is similar to bingo, there are key differences, including colorful images on the 'bingo' cards. Come on out for free treats and a chance to win prizes. The LU's will teach us all to play!

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Spooky Work Day at Dobbs Landing

Saturday, October 30
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Dobbs Landing, 7573 850th Ave,, Colfax, WI 54730, United States
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Join us for a Halloween weekend work day at Dobbs Landing!
We will be meeting at the Dobbs Landing Parking area at 1 PM on Saturday (10/26). We will either be removing invasive plants, such as buckthorn and honeysuckle, collecting native seeds, or hiking/doing some mapping depending on what needs to get done. So, if any of those things interests you, come join us.

Please remember to wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty and sturdy shoes. Also remember to bring water to keep yourself hydrated.

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Sorta Scary Pictionary

Saturday, October 30
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Terrace, MSC
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Ready for a spooky night of fun? Register for the event and be assigned to a team to compete with. Candy will be sent home with all participants.

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Adulting 101 | Vehicle Basics

Wednesday, November 3
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Jarvis Tech Wing 172
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Come learn the basics of a car with presentation by Darrin Witucki!

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Makers Night l Spooky Dolls

Sunday, October 31
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Terrace, MSC
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Gather all makers to spend this Halloween piecing together your very own spooky little friends. We will be sharing techniques, ideas, and of course the supplies! Register early to save your spot.

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Tea Time

Monday, November 1
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Price Commons, Gilbert Creek
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Join Mai Khou Xiong and Dominique Vargas for afternoon tea and conversation centering historically excluded populations.

Sponsored by the EDI office & Multicultural Student Services.

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Know Your Rights When... Interacting With the Police

Monday, November 1
4:00pm - 5:30pm
MSC Oakwood
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Join public defender Kirby Harless for a presentation and discussion on your individual rights when interacting with the police. Topics covered will focus on your rights as granted by the 4th and 5th amendments of the United States constitution.

Part of the Involvement Center’s social justice programming series.
Contact Josie Koenigs with any questions.

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Society of Women Engineers - Personality Colors

Monday, November 1
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Fryklund 114
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Hey SWEsters! You're invited to the Society of Women Engineers personality colors event. This personality test will show individuals the strengths that enable them to determine where their talents are best served. We hope to see you there!

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Día de los Muertos

Tuesday, November 2
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Willow Walnut, MSC
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Come celebrate Day of the Dead with Latinos Unidos! We will be breaking open Pinatas, eating traditional Pan de Muertos, and learning all about this 3-day celebration!

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Mary Santora w/ Evan Wecksell

Wednesday, November 3
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Great Hall, MSC
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There are two comedians, Evan Wecksell as the opener, and Mary Santora as the headliner. The opener will start at 7PM, and for an hour; the headliner will start at 8PM, and for an hour as well. The event will run from 7PM-9PM. It is not ticketed.

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Makers Night l Tote Bag Decorating

Sunday, November 7
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Great Hall, MSC
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Join us for our Makers Night series as we paint and decorate your own custom tote bag!

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Brainfuse

Brainfuse

Introducting Brainfuse - On Demand, Anytime, Anywhere eLearning.  Brainfuse offers live tutoring 24/7 in a variety of subjects (math, statistics, finance, etc.). Brainfuse also provides writing support (for essays, papers, and research projects).

Sponsored by: Learning and Information Technology
For more information contact: Heidi Catlin

The winner of Stout's Favorite Pizza is...

This year's list of participants for Stout's Favorite Pizza included: University Dining, Toppers, Domino's, Little Caesars, and Pizza Hut! Taking fifth place this year, we have Pizza Hut. Domino's followed close behind in fourth place. Little Caesars is making waves by taking third place. Finally, our last two vendors for this year were Toppers and University Dining. It was a tough showing, but University Dining took second place. Rounding out the top of our list, we can definitively say that Toppers has been voted as Stout's Favorite Pizza of 2021! Congratulations to everyone involved in the competition this year!

Sponsored by: University Housing | Student Leadership Assistants
For more information contact: Michael Wilson

Inside Stout: Fright Films

In the latest Inside Stout podcast, hear from Michael Heagle, interim director of the animation and digital media program and an assistant professor in the design department, as he shares his love of spooky movies. Just in time for Halloween, Heagle shares his favorite fright films and talks about the 1980s when horror films were a booming business and some of the most memorable scary film franchises were born. Inside Stout is UW-Stout’s official universitywide podcast.    
The episode and future episodes can be found on the Inside Stout page at Buzzsprout, a podcast platform. Episodes also will be archived on Buzzsprout.  

Sponsored by: MarCom
For more information contact: Pam Powers

Writing Center Weekend and Evening E-Tutoring

The UW-Stout Writing Center now offers weekend and evening e-tutoring consultations on Microsoft Teams Sunday through Wednesday evenings. The Writing Center also offers in-person consultations in Harvey Hall, e-tutoring consultations on Microsoft Teams, and email consultations during regular business hours. Students should plan ahead and request appointments early on the Writing Center’s scheduling site.    

Contact the UW-Stout Writing Center:  715-232-5284  
Harvey Hall, Room 174  

Sponsored by: UW-Stout Writing Center
For more information contact: Kim Blomquist

Last Call: Fall Round of Student Research Grant Proposals

Last Call: Fall Round of Student Research Grant Proposals

UW-Stout offers funding for Student RESEARCH (≤$2,000) and Student Research DISSEMINATION (≤$1,000). Enrolled Stout undergraduates who have a faculty research advisor and will start research between 11/2/21 and 2/15/22 are eligible to apply by the Nov. 1 deadline! Expand your knowledge, find academic/career direction, enhance a resume, collaborate with faculty and peers!

Sponsored by: Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
For more information contact: Chela Cea
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Deadline Extension: Journal of Student Research 

The submission deadline for the Journal of Student Research is extended to Nov. 5! JSR is an annual, peer-reviewed publication that accepts submissions from enrolled grad/undergrad students or recent graduates (w-in 1 year) who did student-faculty research, honors contracts, independent studies, etc. Build communication skills, enhance a resume, improve a grad school app by publishing!

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

UW-System Graduate School Fair

UW-System Graduate School Fair

The virtual Graduate School Fair is an excellent way for students to network with representatives from a variety of graduate schools form around the UW-System.  The fair will take place in Handshake on Thursday, November 4th from 10am-1pm.

Sponsored by: UW-Stout Graduate School
For more information contact: Maria Alm

Friday, October 29
Start End   Event         Location
10:00am 10:10am 10 minute meditation Library Room 217
10:00am 3:00pm Minnesota Government Non Profit Career Fair Coffman Great Hall, Ground Floor, Coffman Memorial Union Bldg, University of Minnesota, 300 Washington Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455
11:15am 12:15pm Grad School Workshop Series | Financial Aid Literacy Workshop Virtual
3:00pm 9:00pm Halloween Climb Stout Adventures' Climbing Wall
7:00pm 9:00pm Halloween Night Hike Hoffman Hills
7:00pm 10:00pm Men's Hockey vs. Bethel University Don Fanetti Ice Arena
Saturday, October 30
9:00am 4:00pm Fall 2021 Brew Day Cedar Café Corner 3
1:00pm 3:00pm Spooky Work Day at Dobbs Landing Dobbs Landing
2:00pm 5:30pm Men's Football vs. UW-Oshkosh Don and Nona Williams Stadium
3:00pm 4:00pm Lotería with Latinos Unidos Terrace, MSC
5:00pm 7:00pm Trunk or Treat EXA Sports, Menomonie, WI
7:00pm 10:00pm Men's Hockey vs. Concordia University Don Fanetti Ice Arena
7:00pm 9:00pm Sorta Scary Pictionary Terrace, MSC
Stout Proud Friday

Sunrise behind Bowman just hits different... 😍 #StoutProud #UWStout