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47 Articles in "UW-Stout"

Apr 19, 2017

UW-Stout faculty newcomer helps send students to business tournament in Madison

New UW-Stout faculty member Mary Spaeth is already doing big things at the school.

Apr 18, 2017

UW-Baraboo sends a record number of students to Research in the Rotunda

Nine students among six teams represented UW-Baraboo/Sauk County in Madison at last week's Research in the Rotunda event at the state capitol.

Apr 4, 2017

Teams from UW-Stout get 1st, 2nd place in national packaging competition

The Flexible Packaging Association, hosts of FPA 2017 Student Flexible Design Challenge, has announced the winners of the competition.

Mar 31, 2017

Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament gives student entrepreneurs opportunity to win up to $54,000 for their business ideas

This year, WiSys Technology Foundation partnered with the UW-Extension to expand and enhance the Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament (WBIT), a UW System student entrepreneurship competition where the winner goes on to compete on an international stage. The competition will be held April 22 at the Discovery Building in Madison and is open to the public.

Mar 28, 2017

UW-Stout anthropologists track impact of clean water project in Ecuador

UW-Stout associate professor Tina Lee and her student researcher, senior social science major Damien Adamski, recently returned from a trip to Ecuador, where they accompanied a group of UW-Madison engineers installing a clean water system in the village of Tabuga.

Mar 8, 2017

UW-Stout team wins a top honor at annual Game Developer's Conference Intel University contest

A game developed by a team of students at UW-Stout won a top honor in a national competition last week.

Feb 1, 2017

UW-Stout receives one of 11 WEDC entrepreneurship grants

Late last month, the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) announced that 11 organizations will receive a combined nearly $500,000 in grants to develop or expand entrepreneurship programs across the state.

Jan 3, 2017

WiSys Innovators launch crowdfunding efforts to supply pain-free wheelchairs to veterans

Husband and wife team Jim and Teresa Maerzke recently launched a special campaign aimed at providing injured veterans with their technology for a new, "pain-free" wheelchair.