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Leaving a legacy

Director of Recreation Sports and Facilities Gary Harms

Devin Ulrich, Assistant Sports Editor

September 27, 2020

Director Gary Harms spent 35 years leading Recreation Sports and Facilities at UW-Whitewater. He started as coordinator of intramural sports in 1985 and was named director of recreation sports and facilities in 1990. Harms looks back at his Whitewater with pride, and talks about what his future holds in ...

Pelzel LEARNs new role

Savannah Hernandez, Assistant News Editor

September 24, 2019

UW-Whitewater Learning Enhancement, Assessment and Research Network (LEARN) Center’s new director Heather Pelzel has many goals that she hopes to focus on during this academic year. “One of our goals for the year is trying to draw in new people,” Pelzel said. “We have participants from every...

New director steps into new role

LaDae'meona McDowell, Arts & Rec Editor

September 2, 2019

Young Auditorium’s new director is in bloom as Shannon Dozoryst steps into her new position. Dozoryst is passionate in showing the campus and community what the auditorium has to offer. Dozoryst, having spent 13 years working for the Young Auditorium, has goals of  increasing sponsorships and par...

Old World Wisconsin gives spooky haunt

Old World Wisconsin gives spooky haunt

October 29, 2014

Oct. 29, 2014 By Michael Riley Black Annis is rumored to have a blue face, black scraggly hair and sharp teeth with an appetite that would rival a tiger, said the guide to a family of four as he urged the group further down the forest’s path. He suddenly stops, slowly turns with his voice...

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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