From: Involvement Center
Date: February 21
Subject: Campus Life Today | Monday, February 21, 2022



MONDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2022

EVENT

JUST Move: An Afternoon of Music and Storytelling About Race and Culture

Monday, February 21
2:30pm - 4:30pm
MSC, Ballrooms A & B
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Please join us for an afternoon with facilitators Joe Davis and Dave Scherer. Through this interactive workshop, Joe and Dave use music, poetry, and storytelling to inspire people into deeper conversations about race and culture, and provide participants with helpful language and tools to build bridges across cultural and racial differences.

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Sally Ann Hall

Wednesday, February 23
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Terrace - MSC
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We're trying this again!
Sally Ann Hall is coming to UW Stout, this time for real!

Inspired by the fiery volcanoes of Alaska and the swampy potato marshes of Idaho from which she hails, Sally Ann Hall has a comedic style that combines wit and charm with childlike bladder control. She is the winner of both the 2018 Laughing Devil Comedy Festival and the 2017 She Devil Comedy Festival in New York City, where she is based. She’s also performed at the 2018 Women in Comedy Festival, NC Comedy Festival and the Laughing Skull Festival in Atlanta and is a regular performer at Comic Strip Live, LOL Comedy Club, The Stand, New York Comedy Club, Greenwich Comedy Club, Eastville, and Gotham.

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EVENT

Duplicity Bingo

Tuesday, February 22
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Memorial Student Center, Great Hall
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Come and join us in the Terrace for BINGO for a super special duplicity BINGO. There will be 2 winners per round in honor of Two’s Day! Win FREE Prizes either solo or with friends! This event is first come first serve, so come early to secure your spot! Rsvp's do not guarantee your spot.

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EVENT

Supporting Military-Affiliated Students

Tuesday, February 22
11:15am - 12:15pm
MSC, Ballroom C
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This workshop aims to foster improved understanding of and support for the military affiliated student population at UW-Stout to enable their success. Military service members and veterans are one of the fastest growing groups of non-traditional students in U.S. colleges and universities. They bring unique perspectives and valuable experiences but may face challenges as students. Additionally, the spouses and children of veterans and military service members comprise a segment of the student population. Participants of this workshop will gain insight and tools benefitting this student group and the UW-Stout community.

For accommodations, please contact disability services by February 10th.

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EVENT

TNO - Stay Outside with Genevieve Heyward

Thursday, February 24
8:00pm - 10:00pm
MSC Terrace
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Stay Outside is an indie rock project from the heartland formed by childhood friends Aaron Becker and Garrett Johnston. The quartet writes transparent, emotive tunes with expansive, anthemic crescendos.

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EVENT

Ghostbusters: Afterlife

Friday, February 25
6:00pm - 11:00pm
APPA 210
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Blue Devil Productions is proud to present Ghostbusters: Afterlife for students, staff, and the public on February 25th. There will be two showings available, 6 pm and 9 pm, in Applied Arts 210.

Ghosterbusters: Afterlife is a supernatural comedy that released in 2021, and is a continuation of the original Ghostbusters movies.
When a single mom and her two kids arrive in a small town, they begin to discover their connection to the original Ghostbusters and the secret legacy their grandfather left behind.

This movie is FREE for everyone! Masks are required.

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EVENT

Log Cabin Ski & Snowshoe

Saturday, February 26 at 7:00am
to Sunday, February 27 at 4:00pm
Sandstone, MN
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Join Stout Adventures on one of their Spring 2022 Trips!

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Appropriation, Assimilation, and Appreciation

Monday, February 21
5:00pm - 6:00pm
MSC, Ballrooms A & B
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Join us for an evening with Black Student Union and Latinos Unidos. Through this workshop, BSU & LU will touch the difference between appropriation vs. assimilation and ways to appreciate without appropriating races and/or culture.

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EVENT

Black Entrepreneurship

Tuesday, February 22
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Sorensen 205, Bowman Hall 312
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Meet & Greet: 4:00 PM
Panel: 4:30-5:30 PM

Featuring panelists Frank Brown, Keenan Grenell, Charles Ross (virtual), and Tamisha Butler
This event is available in-person or virtually.

Co-sponsored by: Black Student Union and UW-Stout School of Management

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EVENT

Latinx Craft Night with Latinos Unidos

Tuesday, February 22
5:00pm - 6:00pm
MSC, Ballroom C
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Join Latinos Unidos to learn about different Latinx cultures and create crafts such as Mexican Calaveras, Panamanian Mola Art, and Guatemalan Paper Quetzals. Snacks and all supplies will be provided.

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EVENT

Closet Combat Screening with Gus Hinton

Thursday, February 24
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Gilbert Creek, Price Commons
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Join the Qube and Gus Hinton, an animator and alum of Stout, for a screening of Closet Combat.

Gus Hinton is an animator based in Minneapolis. Born, raised, and educated in Wisconsin, he grew up with a strong sense of practicality, hard work ethic, and affinity for dairy products. He's sought video and animation since birth, enjoying movies, video games, and drawing awesome stick figure action comics. He has made a career out of telling stories through movement.

Gus now works full time as a freelance animator and motion designer for clients across a variety of industries from healthcare, to tech, to non profit. His most recent passion project animation, Closet Combat, was recognized in 7 film festivals and has begun Gus' journey as a web series creator.

Livestream link access once you RSVP.

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EVENT

Jackbox Games

Saturday, February 26
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Memorial Student Center, Great Hall
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Come and join us in the Great Hall for Jack box games! We will play a variety of games of your choosing. RSVP's does not guarantee your spot, so come early. Either come as a group or make some new friends! FREE prizes will go to the winner of each round.

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Maker's Night | Animal Plushies

Sunday, February 27
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Terrace, MSC
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Join us for Maker's Night | Mini Animal Plushies!
Using kits you will be creating your own animal plushie. Each animal comes with their own set of instructions and materials. RSVP's do not guarantee you a seat and supplies. Supplies for for 60 people!

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Registration to virtually attend National Conference on Undergraduate Research is Open !

Registration to virtually attend The National Conference for Undergraduate Research is Open!

The National Conference on Undergraduate Research hosts 4,000 students from across the globe to present research from all disciplines. It is the largest symposium of its kind. Students may register to attend NCUR2022@Home (virtual April 4-8) by Mar. 21. There are limited funds for attendees’ registration fees, so visit the website by March 1st to learn how to apply for your fees to be covered.

Sponsored by: Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
For more information contact: Chela Cea
NCUR2022@Home

Register to present at UW System Symposium by March 1

Register to present at UW System Symposium by March 1

Registration is open for the UW System Symposium, to be held at UW-Whitewater on April 22. This event invites undergraduates from all academic disciplines to share their research, creativity, achievement, and/or service-learning. Presentation options include a poster, visual art, oral presentation, or performing art. Learn more here and register by March 1.

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

Are you interested in going to Graduate School and would you like to do Summer Research?

The McNair Scholars Program is designed to help guide and educate students as they explore graduate schools. Some of the benefits of the program are paid summer research, visits to graduate schools, and individual coaching and support.  We are currently accepting new scholars, if interested fill out an application

Sponsored by: McNair Scholars Program
For more information contact: Jennifer Giesking
Apply here

Career Conference

Career Conference Week Feb. 28-March 4

Career Conference Week is fast approaching!  Our Spring event is hybrid; Career Services is hosting 4 days of in person industry specific Career Fairs in the Memorial Student Center and 1 virtual all major Career Fair in the Handshake platform.      

  • Open to students, alumni and faculty/staff
  • Access the Career Fair Prep Course in Canvas
  • Attend Prep Week events, Feb. 21-25
  • Activate your Handshake Account  

Sponsored by: Career Services
For more information contact: UW-Stout Career Services
Full Schedule

UW-Stout's TRIO Student Support Services is now accepting applications for our FREE Program & Services!

UW-Stout's TRIO Student Support Services is now accepting applications for our FREE Program & Services!

TRIO SSS offers free supplemental services including, but not limited to:  

  • Peer-Tutoring  
  • Financial Wellness Coach  
  • Events & Workshops  
  • Two Tuition-Waived Courses  
  • TRDIS 120 Strategies for Academic Success  
  • TRDIS 121 Strategies for Career Development  
  • Peer-Mentoring  
  • Math & Writing Specialists  

Sponsored by: TRIO Student Support Services
For more information contact: TRIO SSS Office
Website 

Open Call for Comics by Stout StudentsServices is now accepting applications for our FREE Program & Services!

Open Call for Comics by Stout Students

Work submissions can include short comics, original drawn pages, crafted books, reproduced pages, and other visual narrative artworks.
For information, visit.

Sponsored by: University Library
For more information contact: Mary Climes
Website

Monday, February 21
Start End   Event         Location
10:00am 12:00pm Monday Tabling with the Qube: Aromantic Awareness Week MSC First Floor
2:30pm 4:30pm JUST Move: An Afternoon of Music and Storytelling About Race and Culture MSC, Ballrooms A & B
4:00pm 5:00pm Congressional Committee Birch Room, MSC
5:00pm 6:00pm Street Level Campus Meeting TBD
5:00pm 5:50pm Yoga MSC Ballroom C
5:00pm 6:30pm Open Door Support Group 121 Price Commons
5:00pm 6:00pm Appropriation, Assimilation, and Appreciation MSC, Ballrooms A & B
5:00pm 6:00pm We Are Hiring - Interview Prep Session Gilbert Creek, Price Commons
5:00pm 7:00pm Boxing Club Practice Mat Room 221
6:00pm 7:00pm Tea Time Weekly Meeting Micheels 290
6:00pm 7:00pm Running Club Applied Arts Building
6:00pm 9:00pm Tabletop Games Weekly Meeting! 2nd Floor of the Library
6:00pm 7:30pm Lutheran Campus Ministry Connect Night The Ministry located in the Clock Tower Plaza, next to Harvey Hall
6:00pm 6:50pm Butts n' Guts MSC Ballroom C
6:00pm 7:00pm BDP Meetings Northwoods Room, MSC
6:30pm 8:00pm International Mother Language Day Celebration Great Hall, Memorial Student Center
7:00pm 8:00pm HSMAI General Meeting Elk Creek Room, Merle Price Commons
7:00pm 8:00pm Graco inc. Industry Speaker Online Event
7:00pm 7:45pm ASL Club Biweekly Meeting JHSW 214 or Virtual via Microsoft Teams
7:00pm 8:00pm Innovative Digital Marketing Association Weekly Meeting Cranberry Creek Room, Merle Price Commons
9:00pm 11:00pm Men's Volleyball Practice Johnson Fieldhouse
9:00pm 11:00pm Women's Club Volleyball Johnson Field House

 

News From The Stout Student Association

Stay informed with the Stout Student Association. University Student Senate meetings are held weekly on Tuesdays with standing committee meetings throughout the week! 

EVENT

University Student Senate 52.19

Tuesday, February 22
6:30pm - 10:00pm
Cedar Maple Room, MSC
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Please join us for this week's meeting of the University Student Senate!

The University Student Senate is the legislative body of the Stout Student Association and meets weekly to discuss university policy and shared governance, allocate fees, hear from campus leaders and promote new initiatives in support of the students.

The agenda will be posted at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting and can be accessed here. Anyone in need of accommodations should contact the Director of Communications in advance at .

Want to learn more about the Stout Student Association? Click here to learn more about our organization, how we serve students, and how YOU can get involved!

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Monday, February 21
Start End   Event         Location
4:00pm 5:00pm Congressional Committee Birch Room, MSC
5:00pm 6:00pm Student Wage Review Committee Involvement Center
Tuesday, February 22
3:30pm 5:30pm Bylaws Redrafting Committee Memorial Student Center (MSC) Conference Room 107
5:00pm 6:00pm Financial Affairs Committee White Pine Room, MSC
6:30pm 10:00pm University Student Senate 52.19 Cedar Maple Room, MSC
Thursday, February 24
9:00am 10:00am Sustainability Council Online Event
Friday, February 25
2:30pm 3:30pm Student Technology Committee Memorial Student Center (MSC) Badger Room
2:30pm 3:30pm Organizational Affairs Committee Birch Room, MSC
3:30pm 4:30pm Executive Board Meeting Birch Room, Memorial Student Center
Civics On Monday - Presidents Day!

Civics On Monday - Presidents Day!

Time to test your knowledge! Let us know who the 17th president is for a chance to win a prize!

Submit your answers here.


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