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Faculty member retires after 25 years of service

February 11, 2015

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Feb. 11, 2015 By Rumasa Noor From staying overtime to help students meet advising requirements to serving as a mentor to faculty, Freda Briscoe’s career has touched many lives in her 25 years. Briscoe decided to annou...

Event to attract art enthusiasts

February 11, 2015

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Feb. 11, 2015 By Rumasa Noor Since its inception, Whitewater Makerspace has been providing a place for people to socialize and work on common interests. Continuing with its creative success, Makerspace will hold FreezeFest...

Student startup takes off

February 4, 2015

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Feb. 5, 2015 By Rumasa Noor With increasing competition in the job market, internships are becoming more challenging to acquire. Intern Betas, a company originally founded by UW-Whitwater students Alec Tranel, Tyler Sadowski...

App Review: Duolingo

App Review: Duolingo

January 28, 2015

Online networking provides way to secure employment

January 21, 2015

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Jan. 21, 2015 By Rumasa Noor With increasing competition in the job market, it has become extremely vital for candidates to look for more than one ways to acquire employment. Networking is one of the more popular ways to...

App Review: Evernote

December 10, 2014

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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, 2014

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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, 2014

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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....

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