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App Review: Evernote

December 10

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Dec. 10, 2014 By Rumasa Noor Evernote, as the name suggests, is a note-taking application, but that’s not all it does. It’s note-taking feature allows users to not only add text, but they also can add a reminder,...

Online shopping changes Black Friday purchasing trends

December 3

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Dec. 3, 2014 By Rumasa Noor Retailers saw relatively low consumer traffic in stores on Black Friday this year. Most major media outlets reported that the retailers saw a significant decrease in sales this year. Consumer...

Five reasons to consider being an entrepreneur

November 19

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Nov. 19, 2014 By Rumasa Noor Some people say you have to lose something in order to gain something else. It is true in case of entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs might be some of the hardest working people you will ever meet....

Students meet experts at IMA Conference

November 19

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Nov. 19, 2014 By Rumasa Noor Sixteen students from UW-Whitewater’s chapter of Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) took a three-day road trip to IMA’s 15th Annual Student Leadership Conference. It was held in I...

Business org shines at CEO National Conference

November 12

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Nov. 12, 2014 By Rumasa Noor Since its inception in 2006, UW-Whitewater’s Collegiate Entrepreneurship Organization (CEO) has been participating in the CEO National Conference and almost every year, it brings home several...

Student fosters wastewater solutions

November 6

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Nov. 5, 2014 By Rumasa Noor The issue of wastewater management is faced by a multitude of cities in the world, especially the ones with a rapid population growth. Earlier this year, UW-Whitewater students Chesten Kesselhon...

Doctoral program keeps bar high

October 23

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Oct 23, 2014 By Natasha Hillman With a program already ranked #48 in the country, according to Consumer Reports, UW-Whitewater’s College of Business and Economics (COBE)  has embarked on a new project to expand its offerings:...

Senior pursues passion

October 15

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Oct. 15, 2014 By Rumasa Noor A love for hunting can cross generations – all it takes is an enjoyment of the outdoors. For UW-Whitewater senior Derric Francis, hunting is not just an activity – it’s a passion. This...

New social networking site a threat to Facebook?

October 8

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Oct. 8, 2014 By Rumasa Noor Social networking websites have become increasingly popular in the past few years. They have become a major medium of communication as more and more people are using them to connect with other...

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