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. 

Office of Research and Sponsored Programs

Guiding UW-Stout through the pre-award funding process and offering support in proposal development, budget development
applied research center staff

Catalyst

We help organizations gather and use data to make decisions that lead to positive social change.
Make research easy
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.
Research with SSI

Student & Faculty Research

All Student & Faculty Research News
First-generation McNair Scholars present research at national conference Featured Image

First-generation McNair Scholars present research at national conference

U.S. Department of Education grant, totaling $1.31 million, allows students more opportunities
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

Faculty and Student Research

All Faculty and Student Research News
Environmental science student Nguyen gains lab experience through Freshwater Collaborative Featured Image

Environmental science student Nguyen gains lab experience through Freshwater Collaborative

Through the Freshwater Collaborative of Wisconsin, An Nguyen completed an internship this past summer with other UW System students.
Professor Williams re-creates area landscape features to inspire award-winning digital art Featured Image

Professor Williams re-creates area landscape features to inspire award-winning digital art

The natural environment of west-central Wisconsin helped inspire an award-winning piece of 3D art created by a UW-Stout professor.
First-generation McNair Scholars present research at national conference Featured Image

First-generation McNair Scholars present research at national conference

U.S. Department of Education grant, totaling $1.31 million, allows students more opportunities