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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We help organizations gather and use data to make decisions that lead to positive social change.
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University Archives

Archives & Area Research Cent

Access digital archives, indexes and area history
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Sustainability Sciences Institute

Sustainability Sciences Institute

Engaging students, faculty, community, and industry in collaborative, applied research.
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Student & Faculty Research

All Student & Faculty Research News
Travel opens broader world to students as they prepare for careers, college life Featured Image

Travel opens broader world to students as they prepare for careers, college life

Summer study abroad experiences include Sweden, Hawaii, Scotland and Botswana
Faculty members continue lifelong learning through sabbaticals, professorships Featured Image

Faculty members continue lifelong learning through sabbaticals, professorships

Seven professors earn awards for research, to improve teaching expertise through professional development
Master’s graduate Bernin has ‘awesome experience’ in WiSys Quick Pitch state finals Featured Image

Master’s graduate Bernin has ‘awesome experience’ in WiSys Quick Pitch state finals

Josh Bernin had a day to remember recently when he earned his master’s degree in May from UW-Stout. Then, he had another special moment two months later.

Faculty and Student Research

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School of Education impacts field of teacher education, develops instrument adapted by national colleagues  Featured Image

School of Education impacts field of teacher education, develops instrument adapted by national colleagues

Housed in Heritage Hall, teacher education programs address Wisconsin’s workforce needs
Faculty members continue lifelong learning through sabbaticals, professorships Featured Image

Faculty members continue lifelong learning through sabbaticals, professorships

Seven professors earn awards for research, to improve teaching expertise through professional development
Watershed monitoring program renewed with nearly $90,000 state grant Featured Image

Watershed monitoring program renewed with nearly $90,000 state grant

Professors and students at UW-Stout have contributed for many years to efforts to reduce toxic, blue-green algae blooms and improve water quality.