Event Services News
The Fire Ball 2020, 'Pride Is a Riot,' set for Feb. 28-29
The must-see celebration will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the Ojibwe Grand Ballroom of Davies Center at UW-Eau Claire with a pride theme meant to elevate important topics and voices in the LGBTQ+ community.
Not your average summer job: Summer concerts operations manager
Senior music education major Maria DeRidder created an exciting summer job for herself: coordinator of UW-Eau Claire's revived summer concert series, "Sunset Sounds." The experience will support her role as a future K-12 music educator.
Twelfth annual Chalkfest to fill campus mall July 27
For a dozen summers now, July has brought a fun and family-friendly day of art to the heart of the city. Chalkfest returns to the UW-Eau Claire campus mall July 27 and promises fun for all ages while showcasing jaw-dropping artistic talent.
27th annual student research celebration: CERCA 2019
UW-Eau Claire will host the 27th annual Celebration of Excellence in Research and Creative Activity from April 29-May 3 in Davies Center. Hundreds of students will present their projects at various events throughout the week.
Calling all writers: Retreat at The Priory sure to spark creativity
The Chippewa Valley Writers Guild has announced the inaugural Priory Writers’ Retreat, to be held July 18-21 at The Priory, UW-Eau Claire’s scenic property just three miles south of the university’s main campus.
UW-Eau Claire to host North Central Council of Latin Americanists Conference
UW-Eau Claire's Latin American Studies Program will host the North Central Council of Latin Americanists Conference Oct. 12-13 on the third floor of Davies Center.
UW-Eau Claire to host 44th annual Viennese Ball April 13-14
Thousands of visitors will come to UW-Eau Claire’s campus this weekend wearing elegant gowns and tuxedos as they take in the spectacular music and fine cuisine that has made the Viennese Ball a popular event for more than four decades.
Davies Center: A Model of Sustainable Design
In keeping with UW-Eau Claire’s strategic goals of stewardship and sustainability, the Davies Center incorporates hundreds of eco-friendly elements.
Blugold gets firsthand experience at Eaux Claires festival
Over the last three years, Event Production Crew has been assisting Clearwing Productions with all the set-up and clean-up of the Eaux Claires festival. John Jonas, a UW-Eau Claire business major who graduated this spring, has been a part of all three festivals, and it is something he looks forward to every year.
Blugolds band together to make Fire Ball something special
The 2016 theme of Fire Ball was PULSE, in recognition of the 2016 hate crime massacre at an Orlando night club of the same name. Gender & Sexuality Resource Director Chris Jorgenson said the event embodied a sense of community, resistance, and activism.