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National organization to move headquarters to Hyland Hall

National organization to move headquarters to Hyland Hall

February 20, 2013

UW-Whitewater was recently chosen as the new location for the headquarters of the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Assistant professor of the Management Department from the College of Business and Economics, Jeff Vanevenhoven said this move “changes the profile of the universit...

Brains, beauty and talent

December 5, 2012

  Beauty, brains and talents will be on display Dec. 7 at the 35th Miss Black and Gold “I’m Every Woman” Scholarship Pageant at UW-Whitewater. The Zeta Iota Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated is the host of the pageant. “This pageant is a way for girls to build confidence,...

UW-Whitewater’s Cable 19 gains ‘Point of View’

November 28, 2012

  What can Bugs Bunny, Buster Bunny, and Jerry the Mouse offer you? Their point of view, of course. There is a lot going on in college and life, but at UW-Whitewater, three individuals have come together to offer you their viewpoint. Rick Daniels, advisor for Greeks and Associate Lecturer...

Local high schools + PIE = college credit

November 14, 2012

  Whoever thought pie could be educational? On the UW-Whitewater campus, Partners In Education or PIE, is a partnership between UW-Whitewater and regional high schools. The program offers credit-bearing college classes to high school seniors. “[PIE] allows high school students to earn...

Nanoscience symposium offers workshops, career panel

October 25, 2012

  UW-Whitewater's Nanoscience Symposium was a great success, according to Eric Brown, assistant professor of biological sciences. The symposium consisted of nanoscience workshops focusing on physics, chemistry, and biology, a career panel and a keynote presentation. The symposium drew in mor...

Nanoscience Symposium looks to prepare next generation of scientists

October 10, 2012

Nanoscience is the study of atoms, molecules and objects whose sizes are on the nanometer scale. Exactly what this is and how it works can be learned at the Nanoscience Symposium taking place from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Oct. 12th in Upham Hall. This year’s event, which is open to anyone, is themed...

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...

New Student Programs takes place of merged departments

September 19, 2012

  First year students can expect a new experience at UW-Whitewater this year with the creation of the New Student Programs department. The First Year Experience Program and Learning Communities have merged and newly hired Adrianna Guram will take the reins. Guram was selected as director...

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