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Grants mean books for kids

November 11, 2015

By Kimberly Wethal Nov. 11, 2015 It’s the mission of two teachers at UW-Whitewater’s Children’s Center  to make books a part of daily life – and now a monetary grant is making that mission possible. Childcare teachers and UW-Whitewater alumni Jenna Kenny and Elizabeth Backes, each re...

A thriving ‘center’ of the University: The UW-Whitewater Children’s Center serves student and faculty families, and trains future teachers, too

October 23, 2014

Oct. 22, 2014 By Vesna Brajkovic In the depths of the Roseman Building there’s a school within a school, catering to a set of students who bring a new meaning to the word ‘nontraditional.’ The UW-Whitewater Children’s Center is am accredited year-round school and care center for children...

Students gain experience, service hours at local schools

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February 6, 2013

  America Reads provides students with an “eye opening experience,” according to junior Katelyn Wurtz, former student coordinator of American Reads. UW-Whitewater offers students the chance to earn valuable experience and gain community service hours through the national volunteer program,...

Children’s Center constructs new play area

October 3, 2012

It has been said that it takes a village to raise a child, but according to Holly McFaul, director of UW-Whitewater Children’s Center, “it takes a campus to raise a child.” The children’s playground on campus has been demolished and awaits a total remodel. The Children’s Center is looking...

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