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Chancellor Corey B. King addresses the University as the new Chancellor, Spring 2024.

Steps forward in strategic budgeting

Katie Popp, Campus Editor April 14, 2024

Over the past eight months, UW-Whitewater and other universities within the Universities of Wisconsin have been working with Deloitte to look further into university financials.  With the reports being...

Director of the learning technology center Eric Loepp discusses UW-Whitewater’s advancements in artificial intelligence education for faculty  during the Fall All Faculty meeting on Oct. 17, 2023.

Faculty meetings talk university safety and budget cuts

Katie Popp, Campus Editor October 22, 2023

With the topics of state-wide budget cuts, campus safety and the use of artificial intelligence in mind, the Fall Faculty was held Oct. 17 in the University Center. An active shooter threat occurring...


Act 12 reshapes Milwaukee’s city budge outlook in 2024

Wisconsin Policy Forum October 8, 2023

Weekly Fiscal Facts are provided to Wisconsin Newspaper Association members by the Wisconsin Policy Forum, the state’s leading resource for nonpartisan state and local government research and...

State agencies seeking at least $3.5 billion GPR boost

State agencies seeking at least $3.5 billion GPR boost, Contributor September 25, 2022

The Capitol Report, produced by — a nonpartisan, Madison-based news service that specializes in coverage of government and politics — provides a weekly analysis of issues being debated...

Records shed light on DNR board shenanigans

Records shed light on DNR board shenanigans

Tony Wilkin Gibart, Contributor November 14, 2021

The Natural Resources Board, an all-volunteer body that guides policy for the Department of Natural Resources, is part of Wisconsin’s tradition of open government. The idea to empower volunteers  —...

Interim Chancellor Jim Henderson explain the budget situation to the campus Thursday, Sept. 23.

Budget town hall provides optimism for future

Carina Lopez, Assistant News Editor September 26, 2021

UW-Whitewater’s budget, as explained by Interim Chancellor Jim Henderson, outlined the financial picture the institution currently finds itself in and projections of where the university is headed in...

Money on the mind

Money on the mind

Alicia Dougherty, Assistant News Editor April 4, 2021

Over a $110.4 million budget initiative was discussed in Tuesday’s All Faculty Spring Meeting.  Chancellor Dwight Watson hopes for a reconstructed budget with the state legislature and the Joint...

Faculty Senate seeks budget solutions

Faculty Senate seeks budget solutions

Samantha Butzen, Journalist December 13, 2020

The Faculty Senate discussed alternative actions to accommodate the university’s budget during its final meeting of the semester Tuesday, Dec. 7. No one wants to discuss the cutting of things that...

Interim Vice Chancellor of Administrative Affairs Taryn Carothers speaks during the Oct. 29 university budget town hall.

We are in this together

Carina Lopez, News Editor November 1, 2020

Strategies and teamwork to alleviate the current budget situation at UW-Whitewater were the focus of the university town hall meeting Thursday, Oct. 29.  The Chancellor's Cabinet gathered to move forward...

Maple leaves catch the afternoon sun outside Hyer Hall on the UW-Whitewater campus on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018. (UW-Whitewater photo/Craig Schreiner)

University tightens belt on budget

Carina Lopez, News Editor October 25, 2020

UW-Whitewater will be cutting back on expenses for the foreseeable future while also looking for revenue growth opportunities. Chancellor Dwight Watson and university leadership hosted a town hall meeting...

Interim Provost Greg Cook addresses faculty and staff online at the 2020 Fall Forum

Fall Forum presents budget and new undergrad cybersecurity program

Katie Childs, Assistant Campus News Editor August 30, 2020

Interim Provost Greg Cook and a panel of speakers presented an online Fall Forum Tuesday, Aug. 25 for faculty and staff featuring an analysis of the university budget and a presentation about the new cybersecurity...

Letter to the Editor: Online degrees create competition for colleges

October 6, 2015

Oct. 6, 2015 I find myself asking the question of what would I do if my college education was not paid for by someone else, and how would I be able to survive and support my family? I say this because...

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