Get Back Into the Academic Groove With These Superior Study Spots

Looking for a fresh place to study? Check out these popular study spots near UWEC, CVTC, and UW-Stout

It’s that time of year again: school supply wastelands in Target and last-minute scrambles to the bookstore. It’s a stressful time, we know. We’re here to help ease your transition back into study groups and procrastination-induced all-nighters with the best study spots on these local campuses ...

MASCOT SMACKDOWN: Sizing Up University Mascots Blaze and Blu

They’re blue, made of foam, and spirited. But which mascot is the baddest of all?

Step onto the campuses of UW-Eau Claire or UW-Stout, and you’re likely to see one of these giant-headed but good-natured creatures. Here’s a rundown ...

Here’s What You Need to Know About Local School and College COVID-19 Guidelines

a roundup of tips to staying safe at school this fall, thanks to local school districts and campuses

We hope you’re all rested and ready from a relaxing summer, because the first day of school – whether that means kindergarten or college – is right around the corner. The last school year was a maze of frequently changing pandemic guidelines, and the coming school year will likely be the same ...

Reaching for Equity: New Grant Program In E.C. Public Schools Focuses On Diversity, Inclusion

Eau Claire Public Schools Foundation’s new grant program offers new learning opportunities for staff, students

Students and staff in the Eau Claire Area School District will get an opportunity to engage in projects that promote equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) through a special new grant program announced recently by the Eau Claire Public Schools Foundation ...

Gear Up for School With These Events

organizations offer tips, resources on navigating transition back to school

Feeling the jitters when it comes to the upcoming school year? Who isn’t?! Between the COVID-19 Delta variant and a completely unprecedented return to in-person schooling, this year is sure to be a doozy ...

From Immigrant to President: The Path of CVTC’s New Leader

Sunem Beaton-Garcia’s childhood shaped how she fosters a culture of learning

When Sunem Beaton-Garcia took over as president of Chippewa Valley Technical College on July 1, she broke the mold, the glass ceiling, and new ground as she walked through the door. It’s not difficult to see that the ...

UW-Stout Launches Esports Program

Building a competitive intercollegiate program from scratch is no small feat, but that is just what Andrew Cleveland and Matthew Gunderson are doing at UW-Stout. Cleveland, the assistant director of ...