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Racing Toward Justice: In Conversation with Alok Vaid-Menon

By Michael Koehler Blending together different mediums to create a unique voice to expose and challenge the way society operates, and the gender views that have been implemented into many people for hundreds of years is how this activist uses … Continue reading

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Breaking the Binary

By Rosa Gómez Alok Vaid-Menon speaks with Dorothy Chan during the question and answer portion of an online forum with the UW-Eau Claire community for the “Racing Towards Justice” series, sponsored by the Center for Restorative Justice.  © 2020 Rosa … Continue reading

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Job Shadow: Theresa Gómez, Public Health Manager

By Rosa Gómez “Great childhoods begin at home,” said Theresa Gómez when she was describing the significance of the pinwheel in her profession. It symbolizes the home visiting model her program uses. Gómez is the Public Health Manager of Dakota … Continue reading

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Job shadow: Andee Erickson, news reporter on Duluth News Tribune

By Evelyn Nelson “One of the best things about being an introverted and sometimes shy, journalist with reticent curiosity and a vested interest in the lives of others is being forced to speak up and reach to learn the ways … Continue reading

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Job Shadow: Zach Brunner, FlurrySports

By Michael Koehler Zach Brunner is a fantasy football and sports betting writer who created the platform of FlurrySports. Brunner created this website because he was upset with how mainstream sports media was operating, and he wanted to share his … Continue reading

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Job Shadow: Evan Hong, WQOW Multimedia Journalist

By: Samantha Geiger There is no stopping UW-Eau Claire Alum and WQOW Multimedia Journalist, Evan Hong, not even a global pandemic, from doing what he loves. Reporting. Hong first started at WQOW a few years back as an intern. He … Continue reading

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Job Shadow: Steph Knutson, Speech Pathologist

By Dan Lau When majoring in the field of communications studies, you are prepared for a wide variety of jobs. Communication is so important for pretty much any job. For my job shadow, I decided to delve into a job … Continue reading

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Job Shadow: Taylor Pelissero, Account Director at Stokes Herzog

By Elizabeth Christenson Stokes Herzog is a full service marketing agency located in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. I conducted a virtual interview over Zoom with Taylor Pelissero, their account director, for insight on what it is like to work at a … Continue reading

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Randall Park block party unites UW-Eau Claire students, community

By Ali Mundth Eau Claire students and community members gathered in Randall Park on Thursday evening for a block party event organized by UW-Eau Claire’s Student Senate. The event, which featured free food, music, and games, was put together in … Continue reading

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Job Shadow: Aaron Rose, Leader-Telegram

By Riley Piket It’s a Friday night, and Aaron Rose is sitting at the scorer’s table in the middle of a packed gym at Chippewa Falls High School covering a high school basketball game. Although the small gym is a … Continue reading

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