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If members of the media have interviewed you, e-mail Liz Wolf Green at, so she may share the news with University Bulletin readers. Following are examples of UW-Eau Claire people and programs that recently appeared in the media.

NOTE: Some newspapers, including the Leader-Telegram, require free registration.

Harry Jol, geography and anthropology, was quoted in the Jan. 31 Leader-Telegram article "A path into the past," about his investigative work at archaeological sites in Israel. Geography major Bryan Frenz, a junior who accompanied Jol on a trip to Nazareth, Israel, also was quoted. Jol also was quoted in the Jan. 8 issue of The Star News in an article titled "Getting to the bottom of it," about Jol's involvement in the analysis of the base of Rib Lake using ground penetrating radar equipment. Go to top of page

Katherine Schneider, Counseling Services, was quoted in the Jan. 28 Leader-Telegram article "Great Garlyn! — Class impressed with woman's Seeing Eye dog."

Jodi Thesing-Ritter, Housing and Residence Life, was quoted in the Jan. 27 Leader-Telegram article "Milk jug igloo a cool place," about an igloo made out of empty milk jugs that Thesing-Ritter and others created for Sherman School in Eau Claire. The igloo serves as a reading station in the school's media center. Go to top of page

Karen Witt, emerita, nursing systems; and Geoff Peterson, political science, was quoted in the Jan. 26 Leader-Telegram article "To your health (I) — Reforming U.S. medical system a top priority in upcoming election." Go to top of page

Kris Anderson, Admissions, was quoted in the Jan. 24 Leader-Telegram article "The early shift — Some high school students graduate after less than four years." Go to top of page

Doug Olson, allied health professions, appeared on WEAU-TV Jan. 30 to discuss what to look for in a long-term health care facility. He was also quoted in the Jan. 12 issue of McKnight's Long-Term Care News in an article titled "DON study sheds new light on old challenges, perceptions" about his work on a two-state study to better define the nursing director's role. Go to top of page

Chuck Tomkovick and Rama Yelkur, management and marketing, received extensive attention from national and regional media this month for their Super Bowl advertising research. Among the media featuring Tomkovick and Yelkur’s research are: Fortune magazine; Forbes magazine; the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel; the St. Paul Pioneer Press; The Washington Times; the News-Tribune from Puget Sound, Wash.; National Public Radio; Wisconsin Public Radio; The Spectator; the Eau Claire Leader-Telegram; WEAU-TV 13; WQOW-TV 18; WMYX, WBOG, WTMB radio of Tomah; WAXX and WAYY radio of Eau Claire and WWIB of Chippewa Falls. They’ve also talked with journalists from CNBC and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Go to top of page

Eric Jamelske, economics, was quoted in the Jan. 18 Leader-Telegram article "Domestic job assault — Candidates' stands on free trade are important this election year as more U.S. work heads overseas." Go to top of page

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University Bulletin • Vol. 51, No. 18 • Second Week • Spring Semester • Feb. 2, 2004

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Liz Wolf Green, Editor, UW-Eau Claire News Bureau, Schofield 201, (715) 836-4741
Diane Walkoff, Editorial Assistant.
Updated: February 4, 2004

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