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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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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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Photo Cutline Slideshow – UWEC Lacrosse visits Madison

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Fixing climate change means learning to talk about it

By Anna Sveiven Uncommon snow fall and icy conditions on an April day set the scene for a speech about global warming from an atmospheric scientist. “Climate change effects where we live,” said Katharine Hayhoe, a political science professor at … Continue reading

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Job Shadow – Ali Mundth

Job shadow: UWEC graduate returns to Eau Claire campus as study abroad coordinator By Ali Mundth What comes to mind at the mention of the words “study abroad”? Most college students probably think of glamorous destinations, exotic food, and, of … Continue reading

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UW-Eau Claire women’s volleyball hosts Fall Classic

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By Rachel Schmidt The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire hosted the Nike/Eastbay Fall Classic Sept. 15-16 at McPhee Physical Education Center. Seven teams participated including the Blugolds.  

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Job Shadow- Matt Peterson

By Rachel Schmidt The person that I shadowed was Matt Peterson. His official title is the Digital and Broadcast Programs Manager at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He is employed by four different departments throughout the university. Peterson works with Housing, … Continue reading

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Job Shadow: Tom Giffey, Managing Editor: Volume One

Volume One Magazine is a culture and entertainment magazine in the Chippewa. They keep the community updated on music, events, restaurants, and more online and in a print magazine that comes out every two weeks. They release a magazine full … Continue reading

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Job shadow: Amanda Obenhoffer, graphic designer

By Angel Vang From creating posters and booklets to coupons and banners, university graphics designer, Amanda Obenhoffer, from the Integrated Marketing Communications Department, has been creating content for the university for almost six years now. Obenhoffer received both her Bachelor of Fine Arts from UW-Eau Claire. She … Continue reading

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