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Tip Sheet for the Week of Sept. 3, 2007

RELEASED: Sept. 4, 2007

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Erin House, a May UW-Eau Claire graduate and a 2003 graduate of Eau Claire North High School, leaves Sept. 16 for the University of Leipzig in Leipzig, Germany, where she will study German and conduct research for the next year with the support of a prestigious Fulbright grant. The grant, through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, provides one year of fully funded research and study, including airfare, health insurance and a monthly stipend. House, who received more than $30,000 in grants and awards while a student at UW-Eau Claire, will begin graduate studies in German linguistics at UW-Madison in fall 2008. House is available to talk about her upcoming year in Germany as a Fulbrighter. Contact her at 715- 864-3787 or houseeen@uwec.edu.

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Community businesses, area organizations such as neighborhood associations and churches, and city departments will showcase their resources, services and products for UW-Eau Claire students during the university's annual CONNECT! event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5, on the Central Campus Mall. In the event of rain, CONNECT! will be held in Zorn Arena. For more information about CONNECT!, contact Paula Stuettgen in UW-Eau Claire's Activities and Programs Office at 715-836-4803 or stuettpj@uwec.edu.

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The Noon Tunes concert series, featuring bands whose members include UW-Eau Claire faculty, staff and alumni, begins this Friday, Sept. 7. Additional performances will be on Monday, Sept. 10, Friday, Sept. 14, and Wednesday, Sept. 19. All concerts will take place on the Central Campus Mall. The Sept. 14 concert will include an appearance by a special campus guest. For the names of the bands participating and the university faculty, staff and alumni involved, read the recent University Bulletin. For more information about the concert series, contact Noon Tunes organizer Diane Bilderback at 715-836-2325 or bilderdm@uwec.edu.

Calendar note
UW-Eau Claire fall semester classes began at 8 a.m. today, Sept. 4.

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