Category Archives: #UWEauClaire

A gender non-conforming writer and performance artist addresses societal gender constructs

By Nandini Parikh There is an uprising anti-transgender violence that is happening in society because gender is a construct, according to a gender non-conforming writer and performance artist. “You have the power to write your own reality,” Alok Vaid-Menon said. … Continue reading

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Racing Toward Justice with Trans Indian-American Alok Vaid-Menon

By Timika Miner A gender-nonconforming writer and performance artist joined UWEC’s Racing Toward Justice series on Tuesday evening to explore themes of gender, race, trauma, and belonging in an oppressive society. “I want to dedicate this event tonight to the … 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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Hella Buchheim- Raised in the Shadow of the Holocaust

By Samantha Geiger The horror, the pain and the stories that come from, The Holocaust. Photographer and daughter of parents who survived the Holocaust, Hella Buccheim digs deep into her parent’s painful past. Hella Buchheim spoke as part of UWEC-Barron … Continue reading

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Job Shadow: Assistant Athletic Director-Media Relations/Sports Information, Jill Millis

By Anna Sveiven As a student athlete at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire, I never thought about what goes into preparing for a typical game day. For Jill Millis, the assistant athletic director at the university, this is … Continue reading

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A Fun Night at McPhee

By Rachel Clepper McPhee Fun Night is celebrated every fall at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire hosted by the UW-Eau Claire Recreation to promote student involvement at McPhee Center. The event on Oct. 17 consisted of a Wellness and Sports … Continue reading

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Public Relations and Grant Writing Specialist Show the Power of [AND] in Action

By Rachel Clepper As graduation creeps closer for students, many frantically apply to any open positions in the hopes that they will have a job lined up for graduation. Annika Sorteberg was not one of those students. Sorteberg was a … Continue reading

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Owen Park of Eau Claire

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By Kiersten Clifford Owen Park is a staple for any outdoor lover in Eau Claire. Though not as frequently visited as it’s bigger neighbor Phoenix Park it still has a lot of offer. There is many things to do for … Continue reading

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Award-winning researcher finds evictions fuel poverty in U.S.

By Rachel Schmidt America is the richest democracy with the worst poverty and one in four Americans spend 70 percent of their income on housing, said an urban sociologist and 2017 Pulitzer Prize winner who is working to end poverty. … Continue reading

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Job shadow: Emily Miels, entertainment reporter

Since I can remember, I’ve wanted to become a journalist. Journalism has always been on my mind and it’s a dream come true that I can make a career out of writing. I knew that I wanted to do something … Continue reading

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