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Tobacco information session hopes to open dialouge

Shannon Columb, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016


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The topic of the University of Whitewater-Wisconsin becoming one of the 25 tobacco-free UW campuses is a controversial one. The proposed plan didn’t pass last year because only one of the four governing bodies supported it, even though surveys showed student support. On Wednesday, Nov. 16, University Heal...

A survivor’s journey

A survivor’s journey

November 20, 2013


Filed under Lifestyle

Colleges Against Cancer president recalls personal experience with illness   Nov. 20, 2013 By Kayla Edgar   Derrick Hoverson was just like any other high school freshman starting at a new school in 2008, until one summer day his life changed forever. Hoverson was diagnosed wi...

Celebrating survivors: Relay for Life raises money for American Cancer Society

April 24, 2013


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Fairy tales and dreams. That is the theme for this year’s UW-Whitewater Relay for Life. The relay, hosted by Colleges Against Cancer, is a 12-hour event where teams walk and participate in games and activities to raise money for the American Cancer Society. This year, the relay will take place...

Get to know your campus assistants

November 20, 2012


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  Campus Assistants are an asset when it comes to bringing in new Warhawks. They give tours to prospective students and are known for walking backward in purple coats. Get to know these four CAs and the lives they lead outside of giving campus tours.   Kelley Agnew   Year:...

Colleges Against Cancer raises more than $25,000 at annual Relay for Life

May 2, 2012


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The UW-Whitewater chapter of American Cancer Society affiliate, Colleges Against Cancer, hosted its annual Relay for Life event from 5 p.m. through 5 a.m. last Saturday night at the Kachel Fieldhouse. During the annual event, participants worked in teams to raise money for the American Cancer Society...

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