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LEAP workshops teach students, staff tools for success

January 21, 2019

During winter break, some students and staff took a unique opportunity to expand upon their own knowledge through the Liberal Education and America’s Promise run workshops held right on campus. The organization, also known as LEAP, focuses on empowering students and giving students the necessary too...

Former U.N. Ambassador speaks to UW-Whitewater

Former U.N. Ambassador speaks to UW-Whitewater

February 26, 2014

Feb. 26, 2014   By Michael Riley   Sichan Siv escaped Cambodian genocide in 1976 off the back of a truck with his mother’s scarf, an empty bag of rice and $2. Exactly 13 years to the day, Siv began to serve as deputy assistant to President George H.W. Bush in the White House. ...

LEAP program lets students, faculty make changes to campus

LEAP program lets students, faculty make changes to campus

November 13, 2013

By Lucas Wimmer Carmen McCray’s expectation in coming to UW-Whitewater was to have school change her, not for her to change the school. That is exactly what happened to McCray, however, with the help of the Liberal Education and America’s Promise (LEAP) program. The LEAP program is campus...

LEAP looks to prepare students for future careers

February 29, 2012

A group is hoping to capitalize on Leap Day by hosting several programs to help students better prepare their knowledge and skills for future careers. Liberal Education and America’s Promise is a national effort to develop learning and teaching. Events will be held from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in...

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