Volume One Special Coverage: Pulling Together While Staying Apart


Undeclared? Who Cares?

the coolest, most interesting four-year schedule of college in the Chippewa Valley*

Emily Albrent

I ain't declaring nothing.
"I ain't declarin' nothing."

Does staring at the course catalog leave you feeling that something is lacking? Sure, there are plenty of practical (i.e., boring-sounding) classes that you should take to set yourself on a path toward a specific major. What’s the fun in that? Yes, it will ...

First semester

Geography 365: Tourism Geographies (UWEC)
Peace Studies 201: Introduction to Applied Peace Studies (Stout)
Kinesiology 115: Ultimate Frisbee (UWEC)
Basic Motorcycle Rider (CVTC)
Music 111: Folk Music in the U.S. (UWEC)

Second semester

Anthropology 630: Ojibwe Lifeways (Stout)
Forklift Operator-Train Trainer (CVTC)
Geography 369: Geography of Food (UWEC)
Marketing 331: Buyer Behavior (UWEC)
Hospitality and Tourism 330: Resort Planning and Operation (Stout)

Third semester

Blueprint Reading (CVTC)
History 392: History of Mad Science (Stout)
American Indian Studies/Art
History 337: Art of Tawantinsuyu (UWEC)
Health 296 C: Stress Management (Stout)
Religions 348: Religious Themes in Literature  (UWEC)

Fourth semester

History 480: History of Wisconsin (UWEC)
Risk Control 301: Current Issues in Traffic Safety Education (Stout)
Music 112: History of Rock and Pop (UWEC)
Haircutting 1 (CVTC)
Criminal Justice 359: Teen Technology Use (UWEC)

Fifth semester

Literature 308: Alice Walker: Beyond Purple (Stout)
Biology 331: Trees and Shrubs (UWEC)
Introduction to College Life (CVTC)
English 351: Chaucer and His Age (UWEC)
Military Science and Leadership 302: Leadership Under Fire (Stout)

Sixth semester

Salon Science (CVTC)
Apparel 101: Introduction to Apparel Design and Development (Stout)
Communication and Journalism 370: Magazine Editing and Design (UWEC)
Literature 280: Best-Sellers (Stout)
Chinese 102: Beginning Chinese (UWEC)

Seventh semester

Robotic Welding (CVTC)
Photography 441: Fashion and Glamour Photography (Stout)
French 482: The Theater in France (UWEC)
Food and Nutrition 244: Farm to Fork: Food Issues (Stout)
Women’s Studies 440: Lesbian Lives and Cultures (UWEC)

Eighth semester

Design 320: Furniture Design (Stout)
Nursing 300: Travelers’ Health (UWEC)
Psychology of Human Relations (CVTC)
Geography 280: Introduction to Cartography (UWEC)
Food and Nutrition 210: Issues and Ethics in Food and Nutrition (Stout)

Super-Senior work

Communication and Journalism 406/606: Persuasion (UWEC)
Sociology 275: Sociology of Gender Roles (Stout)
Geology 303: Rocky Mountain Field Studies (UWEC)
Apparel Design/ Manufacturing 211: History of Fashion – 19th Century to Present (Stout)
Speech Communication 414: Interviewing (Stout)
Theater 351: Advanced Costume Shop Practicum (UWEC)

* class schedule does not take into account pre-requisites, enrollment, or the desire to at some point graduate with a degree in something.

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Pulling Together Partners

The following organizations are currently supporting Volume One’s work in the community during the pandemic:

Lasker Jewelers

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, Eau Claire

Downtown Eau Claire Inc DECI

University of Wisconsin Eau Claire

Pablo Group

Wisconsin Independent Network

Middle West Management

Bon Iver

Royal Credit Union

Silver Spring

Evergreen Surgical

Charter Bank

Chippewa Valley Technical College

The Murty Henriksen Family

The Larry and Marie Past Family

The Dan and Kerry Kincaid Family

Anton and Rae Schilling-Smets

Brady and Jeanne Foust

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