Vernon, Halmstad, and Chancellor Schmidt tout the enormous value of the Confluence Project in major press event

Friday September 20, 2013

Press Event at the Volume One Gallery Bon Iver JAMF Zack Halmstead UWEC Chancellor James Schmidt

September 19 was a big day for the Confluence Project as a special press conference was held inside the Volume One Gallery featuring Grammy award winning local musician Justin Vernon (of Bon Iver, Volcano Choir, etc),
JAMF Software founder Zach Halmstad, and UWEC Chancellor Dr. James Schmidt gathered to discuss the project and its many benefits to the Eau Claire community.

Vernon and Halmstad also announced themselves as honorary co-chairs of the fundraising committee, which has already raised $3.5 million.

The press event was streamed live on, and you can watch the entire conference there and see the associated online discussion here:

Check out these media links below for the full story:

WQOW TV – w/ video

WEAU TV – w/ video


Volume One – w/ full video