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If members of the media have interviewed you, e-mail Julie Poquette at poquetjm@uwec.edu, 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.

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The UW System Board of Regents’ resolutions to lower nonresident student tuition and to adjust executive salaries were discussed in the Feb. 10 Badger Herald article "Nonresident tuition may decrease." Go to top of page

Gov. Doyle's Wisconsin Covenant college financial aid plan was the subject of the Feb. 9 WQOW-TV story "Pledge Price Tag Could Reach $63 Million." Go to top of page

The Feb. 8 Leader-Telegram article "Alcohol a community woe — Speakers say everyone affected" discussed presentations by Tom Workman about reducing alcohol abuse among minors and college students. Workman spoke in Eau Claire and at UW-Eau Claire Feb. 7 and 8. Go to top of page

UW-Eau Claire's Internship Mania was the subject of the Feb. 8 WEAU-TV story "Getting an Internship." Go to top of page

Jeanne Skoug, Career Services, and UW-Eau Claire student Becky Hoppe were interviewed for the Feb. 6 WQOW-TV story "Facebook: Changing the Face of Job Hiring." She also discussed UW-Eau Claire's Internship Mania Feb. 8 and the trend that over the past 10 years the number of UW-Eau Claire students remaining in the Chippewa Valley after graduation has almost doubled. Go to top of page

Jodi Thesing-Ritter, Student Development and Diversity , was interviewed for the Feb. 6 Wisconsin Public Radio story "Surveying the Cheating Landscape on Campus."

Mary Farrell, Health Services, and UW-Eau Claire student Mark Frie were interviewed for the WEAU-TV story "Study: 'Freshman 15' is All in Your Head." Go to top of page

Rep. Ron Kind's visit to UW-Eau Claire Feb. 6 was the subject of the WEAU-TV story "Student Aid Cuts." Go to top of page

The UW-Eau Claire news release "Internship, Apprenticeship Breakfast Offers 'Sweet Deal' Feb. 14" was reprinted online Feb. 3 at wisbusiness.com. Go to top of page


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University Bulletin • Vol. 53, No. 21• Fourth Week • Spring Semester • Feb. 13, 2006

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Julie Poquette, Editor, UW-Eau Claire News Bureau, Schofield 201, (715) 836-4741
Diane Walkoff, Editorial Assistant.
Updated: February 10, 2006

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