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UW-W in the Bahamas

Shannan Lojeski, Assistant News Editor

December 10, 2018

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A global gathering of over 500 participants attended the International Conference on Urban Education (ICUE) in Nassau, Bahamas Nov. 8-10. A group of 10 faculty members, staff and students represented UW-Whitewater. One of the 10 repres...

Student organizations stand up against mental health stigma

Charlie Fries, Assistant Lifestyle Editor

December 10, 2018

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Though the fall semester is drawing to a close, student organizations have no intention of stopping their generosity, and Active Minds at UW-Whitewater, a nonprofit organization supporting mental health awareness, is no differe...

Spring semester brings new course options

Charlie Fries, Assistant Lifestyle Editor

December 4, 2018

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As the spring semester approaches, students will find new course options added to the catalog. Many new courses available for students during the spring semester are diversity or minority related, such as Queering American Histo...

Sustainability office puts new initiatives into play

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor

November 28, 2018

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From plumbing to electricity to the food in the dining halls, running a college takes a lot of natural resources. “We really strive to address the idea of sustainability holistically,” said Wesley Enterline, Sustainability...

A stress outlet for students

Charlie Fries, Assistant Lifestyle Editor

November 28, 2018

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For most students, campus libraries are a place for hours of stress-filled studying, but this year Andersen Library has decided to break that common stereotype and to help students find stress relief. “Creativity Tuesdays” is a free, monthly...

Non-trad students thank support systems

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor

November 12, 2018

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For most students, college is a big adjustment. Between the extra homework and moving away from home, it can take a bit of getting used to. But for Colleen Hermes, a 35-year-old graduating senior, the process proved to be even mo...

Educators risk a rappel

Educators risk a rappel

November 7, 2018

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