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Faculty Senate seeks budget solutions

Faculty Senate seeks budget solutions
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...

We are in this together

Interim Vice Chancellor of Administrative Affairs Taryn Carothers speaks during the Oct. 29 university budget town hall.
UW-W Cabinet encourages engagement in budget discussion
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...

University tightens belt on budget

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

Fall Forum presents budget and new undergrad cybersecurity program

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

Off-campus does not have to mean off-budget

Off-campus does not have to mean off-budget
September 3, 2015

Save the Piggy Bank By Ashley McCallum Lifestyle Editor The lease is signed. You have reassured your landlord  you know when garbage day is and you understand “no pets” does include small hamsters....

Student org funding finalized for 2014-15

November 20, 2013

Nov. 20, 2013 By Lucas Wimmer Every student who pays tuition at UW-Whitewater also pays Segregated University Fees, which is something that not all students might be aware of. A portion of every...

Tips for finance and self investment

Wojcik
April 24, 2013

  Ever since I have acquired my position as the Royal Purple Business Editor, I have had a desire to enlighten students about money management and present opportunities to clarify misperceptions...

Tuition raised to ensure high standards of education

August 29, 2012

For the sixth consecutive year tuition will increase by 5.5 percent for the 2012-2013 academic year. James Bronson, associate professor of Management, has noticed students working longer hours at part-time...

Budget unlikely to hurt students, academics

May 1, 2012

In order to help pay the $2 million owed toward the mid-year $250 million budget lapse, UW-Whitewater has delayed different projects around campus. The university owes the money for the fiscal year...

State budget could limit spending at university

May 11, 2011

Wisconsin’s proposed budget for 2011-2012 could cost UW-Whitewater to cut $4.3 million from its base budget. Faculty met last week at the senate meeting to discuss the potential outcomes of UW-Whitewater,...

Public hearing addresses budget cuts

May 11, 2011

In the wake of Gov. Scott Walker’s budget proposal, employers around Whitewater are readying for challenging economic times and changes in their staffing and services. The important thing for the...

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