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Campus assists with financial emergencies

Bryce Gill, Assistant Biz & Tech Editor

November 18, 2019

In case of a financial emergency, all students can apply for the Warhawk Emergency fund. This fund is on campus for students who have run into a financial emergency. The grant does not have to be paid back and rewards up to a thous...

New book helps college students become entrepreneurs

Jessica Rawski, Biz & Tech Editor

November 18, 2019

Students come to college to figure out what to do with their lives and to get an education. Once students figure out what they want, what comes next? For some students, especially at UW-W, what they want is to start their own bus...

UW-W business classes collaborate internationally

Bryce Gill, Assistant Biz & Tech Editor

November 18, 2019

BEINDP is a mandatory business class for all students that are declared business majors. This is a three credit class that is offered every fall and spring semester. Fall 2018 was the first year that this course offered the o...

DECA gives back

Jessica Rawski, Biz & Tech Editor

November 11, 2019

As Halloween comes to a close and November pushes forward, some student organizations are already making plans for the holiday season. For one student organization, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), the holiday s...

Enactus lends a helping hand

Bryce Gill, Assistant Biz & Tech Editor

November 11, 2019

Enactus (short for entrepreneurial, action, and us) is a global organization that Dr. Choton Basu oversees on the UW-Whitewater campus. This organization collects students of all majors to join together to make a difference so...

Honoring Nonprofit Week

Carter Secor, Staff Reporter

November 11, 2019

Nonprofit Week was one of the many events happening on UW-Whitewater’s Campus this last week. This was the third annual installment run by the nonprofit management department on campus, and it is dedicated to informing students abou...

New program aims to assist students’ finances

Jessica Rawski, Biz & Tech Editor

November 4, 2019

The Financial Literacy Center (FLC) is an up and coming financial outreach program at UW-Whitewater that aims to educate students about how to manage their personal finances. They provide many unique services to students for ...

The Learning Technology Center furthers opportunities through adaptive learning

Bryce Gill, Assistant Biz & Tech Editor

November 4, 2019

There are technologies put in place to further advance the way students learn and the way teachers teach. Adaptive learning is technology that is used around the world and some of the best examples are Measure of Academic Prog...

New business analytics degree offered

Bryce Gill, Assistant Biz & Tech Editor

November 4, 2019

Next fall UW-Whitewater will be offering a new degree for business analytics. There is already a minor offered on campus but UW-W is the first Wisconsin public university to offer this degree program. Most business degrees alrea...

Forensics preps for upcoming season

Kylie Jacobs, Staff Reporter

November 4, 2019

Forensics isn’t just techniques used with solving crime, it’s also a way for students to perfect their public speaking skills in competitions nationwide. The forensics team at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater has already k...

CEO Elevator Pitch Competition finalists win big

October 28, 2019

The final round of the 2019 Elevator Pitch Competition for the Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization (CEO) took place Wednesday, Oct. 16. There, students competed for cash prizes, with each pitching an idea for a product or ...

Internet Access for all

Kylie Jacobs, Staff Reporter

October 28, 2019

Internet for school is just as important as electricity was to citizens in the 1940’s, at least, that’s what State Representative Don Vruwink is pushing. In a message sent out to those in Walworth County, including Whitewater, M...

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