From: Involvement Center
Date: February 23, 2022
Subject: Campus Life Today | Wednesday, February 23, 2022



Intersectional Spaces: Unpacking the Complexities of Oppression - Race and Gender

Wednesday, February 23
12:20pm - 1:20pm
Ballroom A, MSC
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This workshop is centered on the experience of women of color in regard to racial and gender oppression. The main idea of this workshop is to acknowledge and unpack the unique way in which women of color navigate life and specifically university life with an emphasis on gendered racial oppression. The primary goal for this workshop is to help the Stout community recognize the unique experience of women of color at Stout; and furthermore equipping them with tools to help minimize and mitigate the effects of this inimitable experience!
This workshop will be rooted in discussion and building upon the “wisdom of the room”! With that said, this topic may be difficult for some to discuss openly and may create some level of discomfort…as with any discussion or workshop the goal is not to cause harm but to enrich individual experiences and Stout’s culture!



TNO - Stay Outside with Genevieve Heyward

Thursday, February 24
8:00pm - 10:00pm
Terrace, MSC
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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.



It ain't a Workout till you Twerkout

Saturday, February 26
10:15am - 11:30am
Ballrooms B & C, MSC
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Join Black Student Union and Boss Chicks Dance workouts in an instructor led workout/dance class where you will learn the art of Twerking. Discover that twerking is more than just booty shaking but also a great workout.

We hope to have you join us to feel the burn in your glutes and quad or just come and learn to twerk that BOOTY!!

To learn more about Boss Chicks Dance Workouts visit them at:

Registration is required and NO spectators allowed, all in the room must be participating. This event is a liberating activity that helps you embrace the booty that you were given.



Student Workshop: Campus Free Speech Cases - You Decide

Tuesday, March 8
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Harvey Hall 273/Bowman Hall 312
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Students that attend the workshop receive a $100 stipend! Only 16 students will be accepted, so don't wait to apply!

Discuss with other students about current events around free speech on campus. Facilitated by Tim Shiell, MCSII Director. Registration is required (see flyer for details). Applications are due by March 1st.



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 does not guarantee you a seat and supplies. Supplies for for 70 people!



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.



Stout Retail Association How to Prepare for an Internship

Wednesday, February 23
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Oakwood Room, MSC
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Come hear from our speaker, Alyssa Harmsen from Von Maur, on how to prepare for an internship!



Jackbox Games

Saturday, February 26
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Great Hall, MSC
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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 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.



Engineering Career Conference Prep

Wednesday, February 23
6:45pm - 7:45pm
Jarvis RM 150
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Join UW-Stout’s IEEE and ASME to prep for the Engineering and Manufacturing career fair (Tuesday, March 1st), along with the virtual career fair (March 4th). There will be a presentation by career services covering the topics of:

-How to navigate career conference week
-Career conference tips
-Exploring Handshake
-Resume tips

There will also be a Q&A session along with opportunities to learn more about the engineering orgs like IEEE and ASME.


Summer and Junior STEAM Experience Camps

Camps run June 12 to 16, 2022. and June 19 - 23, 2022.
Location: On campus 

If you're a fun, caring, and motivated person who loves working with teenagers, join us for one or two weeks at UW-Stout for the Summer STEAM Experience and the Junior STEAM Experience. Professional Education Programs and Services is seeking face to face counselors, teaching assistants, and head counselors for the Summer STEAM Experience Camp June 12 to 16, 2022; and for the Junior STEAM Experience Camp June 19 to 23, 2022. 

To apply for these positions please visit Handshake and search for job # 5979930 to apply for the teaching assistant positions, job # 5979664 for the head counselor positions and job # 5979296 for the counselor positions.
For more information click here.

Sponsored by: Professional Education Programs and Services
For more information contact: Rebecca Thacker

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: UW-Stout Career Services 
For more information contact: Career Services
Learn more

Nearby Research Experience for Undergraduates accepting applications through March 18

Applications are open for a 10-week summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) at UW – Eau Claire. Research areas include computer science, geography/GIS, biomedical engineering, chemistry/biochemistry, and physics. There is no cost; accepted students receive a $6,000 stipend, free housing, and more. Learn more at ORSP’s SharePoint page and apply by March 18.

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

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 more information, click here.

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

Register for Research Day

Research Day registration deadline extended to March 15

The registration deadline for Research Day has been extended to March 15. You can register for one or more presentation types:
      (1) In-Person Poster/Visual Art on May 3 
      (2) In-Person Oral Presentation on May 3 and/or
      (3) Virtual Canvas Presentation May 2-6 (video and Q&A required).

Register alone or as a group. Register or learn more here.

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

Feature Stream: Muhammad Ali 

Did you know you can stream feature films and more thanks to the University Library?
This week's feature stream is about some legendary Black figures in United States sporting history. Click the blog link to learn more.

Sponsored by: University Library 
For more information contact: Zach Weekes

Wednesday, February 23
Start End   Event         Location
10:00am 1:00pm Hot Chocolate Wednesdays The Qube, 121 Price Commons
10:00am 11:30am International Student Coffee Hour MSC near Brew Devils
12:00pm 1:00pm UW System Career Trek: Kellogg PEAK Initiative Online Event
12:20pm 1:20pm Intersectional Spaces: Unpacking the Complexities of Oppression - Race and Gender MSC, Ballroom A
2:30pm 3:30pm Pronouns/Neopronouns & Gender-Inclusive Language Training Ballroom A (Memorial Student Center)
3:00pm 4:30pm SSS Wellness Wednesdays RSLC (Library) Room 211
4:45pm 5:45pm Career Studio | Who should I talk to at Career Conference? AA201
5:00pm 5:50pm Yoga MSC Ballroom C
5:00pm 7:00pm Boxing Club Practice Mat Room 221
5:45pm 7:00pm Stout Packaging Association Meeting Javis Room 112
6:00pm 8:00pm SSS Weekly Meeting Harvey Hall 141
6:00pm 7:00pm Running Club Applied Arts Building
6:00pm 7:00pm BCSA Weekly Meeting Brewery Nonic
6:00pm 6:50pm Butts n' Guts MSC Ballroom C
6:00pm 7:00pm STS Meeting Communication Technologies Room 202
6:00pm 7:00pm EWB Weekly Meeting Fryklund 114
6:00pm 8:00pm Card Gamers of Stout Weekly Meeting White Pine - MSC
6:30pm 7:30pm IREM Club Meeting 419 Heritage Hall (Weidner Center)
6:45pm 7:45pm Engineering Career Conference Prep Jarvis RM 150
7:00pm 9:00pm Men's Rugby Practice MPR Courts
7:00pm 9:00pm Sally Ann Hall Terrace - MSC
7:00pm 8:00pm Stout Retail Association How to Prepare for an Internship Oakwood Room, MSC
7:30pm 9:30pm Stout Swing Club Weekly Meeting MSC Ballroom C
7:30pm 9:00pm Foundations Weekly Meeting JHSW 114
9:00pm 11:00pm Men's Volleyball Practice Johnson Fieldhouse
Career Ready Wednesday

Not only are there in-person career fairs next week, don’t forget to also sign up for the All Major Virtual Fair!

Virtual Career Fair scheduling is now open – Sign up to meet with recruiters one-on-one or in groups (All students wanting to participate in the Virtual All Majors Career Fair must sign up for sessions)

Handshake How-To: Preparing for Virtual Career Fairs

Sponsored by: Career Services
For more information: or StoutCloud
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