From: Involvement Center
Date: February 1
Subject: Campus Life Today | Monday, February 1, 2021



MONDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2021

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Monday Meet Up | Personality Quizzes

Monday, February 1
7:00pm - 8:00pm
MSC, Great Hall
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Monday Meet Ups are a series of collaborative, various themed evening events that allow you to get to know other Blue Devils and take some time to refresh. This week's theme is about learning about you by taking and discussing personality quizzes like Myers Briggs, Love Languages, Enneagram, and Cliffton Strengths.

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J.B. Hunt: Virtual Career Trek 

Wednesday, February 3
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Microsoft Teams
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Attending a Virtual Career trek is an opportunity:  

  • to engage with industry professionals  
  • expand your network  
  • increase your awareness of career possibilities    
You can build connections that will help with your job search AND discover potential career paths that you might not have considered.  

Learn more and see the schedule here:
UW System Career Treks
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Virtual Baking with Coltan

Saturday, February 6
7:00pm - 8:30pm
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The Involvement Center is proud to announce a fabulous virtual baking event co-sponsored by the Qube and Blue Devil Productions. Warm your apartments by turning on the ovens and whip up cupcakes with UW-Stout alumnus, Coltan! They'll teach you how to create Rainbow Confetti Cupcakes, a tasty favorite from their must-have book Spread Love (and buttercream).

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Hot Chocolate Thursdays

Thursday, February 4
9:00am - 2:00pm
Involvement Center, MSC
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Brr...it's cold outside. Visit the Involvement Center to warm up with a sweet and toasty cup of Hot Chocolate. Feel free to ask our Involvement Specialists questions on how to get involved or about any of our upcoming events while you sip on your cocoa!

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Submit your Art and Literature to be Published in Prometheus 2021!

Monday, January 25 at 8:00am
to Friday, February 12 at 11:55pm
Online Submission
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Get Published in UW-Stout's Creative Arts Journal!    Prometheus is UW-Stout's annual creative arts anthology of student work. All selected works are judged independently and anonymously by UW-Stout professors. Submissions due February 12, 11:55PM.

LINK TO SUBMISSION: https://bit.ly/39Fgszx

• SUBMIT UP TO THE FOLLOWING:
• Art: 0-3 Submissions
• Literature: 0-2 Submissions

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J.B. Hunt: Virtual Career Trek 

Wednesday, February 3
2:00pm - 3:00pm
VIRTUAL EVENT
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This event is part of the UW System Spring 2021 Virtual Career Trek series, and is hosted by UW Superior. All UW System students are invited to attend!

Attending a Virtual Career trek is an opportunity:
• to engage with industry professionals
• expand your network
• increase your awareness of career possibilities

You can build connections that will help with your job search AND discover potential career paths that you might not have considered. 

Learn more and see the schedule

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Virtual Bingo

Wednesday, February 3
7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Are you a Bingo fan? We have bingo nights happening every Wednesday of the semester. Join us on Teams to play virtually. Those lucky enough to get a BINGO (or two) can win virtual giftcards and prizes. Join us alongside your other fellow Blue Devils for a night of *virtual* fun!

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Networking & Professional Social Media- LinkedIn

Wednesday, February 3
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Jarvis Science Wing, Room 112
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SRA will be presenting tips and tricks on how to create a professional social media network and review LinkedIn as a professional tool for your success!

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Grand Traverse Resort and Spa | Employer in Residence

Thursday, February 4
11:00am - 2:00pm
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Employer in Residence is an opportunity to engage with industry professionals, expand your network and increase your awareness of career possibilities.    

Grand Traverse Resort and Spa is hosting:  

VIRTUAL INFORMATION SESSION | 11:00am – 12:00pm Link
Employer to provide company overview and recruitment of UW-Stout students for Co-op/Internship or Professional Positions.    

VIRTUAL OFFICE HOURS | 1:00pm – 2:00pm Link 
Employer to coach students on interviewing skills.

Grand Traverse Resort Website

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Study Abroad FAMILY Info Session

Monday, February 8
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Microsoft Teams
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Are you thinking about studying abroad as part of your education at UW-Stout? Have you started discussing it with family members and they have questions that you can't answer? Or, are you waiting to discuss it with them because you think they will have concerns or objections? We received great feedback from the last Study Abroad Fair that an info session for family members could be very helpful - you've asked, we've answered!

Tell you family members to join Interim Assistant Director of Study Abroad Andria Morse for a virtual info session via Teams on February 8th! The Director of the Office of International Education Scott Pierson will also be there to answer any questions.

Please pass on these details to them (you can join too)!
WHAT: Education Abroad Opportunities for Stout Students: A Family Info Session
WHERE: Microsoft Teams
WHEN: Monday, February 8th from 6 pm to 7 pm
HOW: Go to http://bit.ly/StoutFamily on Feb. 8th @ 6 pm and it will prompt your family members to get to the Teams meeting

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Student Research Grants Available

Student Research Grants are available for students who need funding for research and development on projects inside and outside of the classroom. Awards range from $10 to $2,000. Applications can be submitted until Monday, Feb. 15. Awardees will be notified. For more information regarding student research grants, click here.

Sponsored by: Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
For more information contact: Stephen Eibes


Writing Center Online Tutoring

The UW-Stout Writing Center offers online support to UW-Stout students with projects like papers, reports, resumes, and personal statements. Students may reserve a Live Chat virtual meeting or submit documents for an Email Tutorial. 

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



February Edition of the Quill is Ready!

This is a collaborative newsletter brought to you by the Dean of Students Office, Disability Services, Fostering Success, the Involvement Center, McNair, Multicultural Student Services, The Qube, Student Support Services and Veteran's Services. Check it out!

Sponsored by: Dean of Students
For more information contact: Dominique Vargas
February Newsletter



Coming Soon - Campus Climate Survey

We want to hear about your experiences at UW-Stout. Complete the survey between February 8th and April 2nd for your chance to win one of over 100 $25 Amazon gift cards. For more information click here

Sponsored by: Dean of Students
For more information contact: Dominique Vargas



Qubie Gayla Nominations

The 8th Annual Qubie Gayla Award Nominations are now open. Nominate faculty, staff, students, and community members for their work in the LGBTQIA+ community on Connect. Nominations are due by Sunday, February 21st.

Sponsored by: Qube
For more information contact: Nicole Eastman
Nominate Here



Fall 2021 Housing Jobs Available

University Housing is now accepting applications for all Fall 2021 student staff positions.  Applications are on the Housing Gateway and the priority deadline is Sunday, February 7 at 11:59 PM.  All positions include free housing and a meal plan.

Sponsored by: University Housing
For more information contact: Sarah Snyder
Apply Here

Monday, February 1
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12:30pm 1:15pm MBEA Member Kickoff Meeting Gilbert Creek Room, Merle Price Commons
4:30pm 8:30pm SSA | Annual Budget Hearing Meeting https://bit.ly/36mB5Ay
5:00pm 6:00pm Street Level Ministries - Weekly Meeting Elk Creek Room - Merle Price Commons
5:00pm 6:30pm Open Door -
5:00pm 6:00pm Entrepreneurship Club First Meeting of the Semester TBD
6:00pm 7:00pm FLIGHT Club Meeting Northwoods (MSC)
6:00pm 7:00pm Tea Time Animation Weekly Meeting Discord
6:00pm 7:00pm Lutheran Campus Ministry Connect Night The Ministry located in the Clock Tower Plaza, next to Harvey Hall
6:00pm 7:00pm BDP General Meeting Cedar/Maple Room
6:00pm 7:00pm SSDA Member Meeting Online Meeting
7:00pm 8:00pm Monday Meet Up | Personality Quizzes MSC, Great Hall
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! 

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University Student Senate 51.16

Tuesday, February 2
7:00pm - 10:00pm
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Please join us for this week's meeting of University Student Senate! All are welcome to attend virtually through the meeting link, call-in number, or by tuning into the SSA Facebook page. Access the meeting materials here.

Anyone in need of accommodations should contact the Director of Communications in advance at ssacommunications@uwstout.edu.

Want to learn more about the Stout Student Association? Click here!

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Thursday, February 4
Start End   Event         Location
6:00pm 8:00pm Executive Board Committee Elk Creek Room, Merle Price Commons
Thursday, February 11
6:00pm 8:00pm Executive Board Committee Elk Creek Room, Merle Price Commons
Thursday, February 18
6:00pm 8:00pm Executive Board Committee Elk Creek Room, Merle Price Commons