Research

UW-Stout applies practical, creative, hands-on investigation to complex industry challenges.
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UW-Stout has earned a reputation for high-impact, transdisciplinary applied research that strengthens faculty and staff expertise and empowers students through real-world applications with industry and community partners.

Faculty, staff and students engage in applied, theoretical and creative research activities that advance knowledge and invention, and produce new works of literature, music, entertainment, and fine arts. 

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Student Research

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Graduate students propose design solutions for local museum

Students from UW-Stout's Master of Fine Arts in design program spent the spring semester collaborating with the Dunn County Historical Society to find design op

Entrepreneur students share innovative ideas as part of Research Day

A new type of trailer hitch, electronic tags to make sure food is eaten while it is still fresh and a virtual reality workout bicycle were some of the student r

Senior Show, Stout Game Expo premiere online May 15

The shows must go on.

Faculty Research

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‘Grief and Addiction’ asks counselors to address loss, pain in addiction recovery

Bates-Maves publishes book to help counselors expand healing options

Professor co-authors textbook on diversity, inclusion and cultural competency for family success

Kimmery Newsom, University of Wisconsin-Stout assistant professor and program director of human development and family studies, knew there needed to be a ...

Professor chronicles traditional pottery-making methods in India

In the village of Uttam Nagar, outside of New Delhi, India, families make pottery the way they have for generations.