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Halloween around the world

October 29, 2014

Oct. 29, 2014 By Amber Levenhagen Halloween is an American holiday by tradition, however, many cultures celebrate in their own way. What started as an ancient religious ritual is now a day celebrated...

UW-W hosts bands from around the world

UW-W hosts bands from around the world

September 18, 2013

By Elise McArdle   Want to travel the world without leaving campus? On Sept. 18, three diverse bands from different countries will perform at the World Music Festival in the Young Auditorium. Playing...

International Education Week celebrates common ground

International Education Week celebrates ‘common ground’

February 27, 2013

  Students who are interested in studying abroad or want to celebrate international diversity can partake in International Education Week from Feb. 25 to March 1. The Center for Global Education...

Adventures Abroad

April 25, 2012

Dia duit! (That’s hello in Irish!) As of today, I will have 37 days left in Ireland. It may seem like a lot, but I know that time will fly by. I feel so comfortable here. Dublin is my home, and...

Students plan to travel for spring break

March 21, 2012

Seniors Rose Schneider and Chris Kautza are packing their bags and heading out of Wisconsin to go on spring break. While studying abroad in Ireland for the semester, senior Rose Schneider will be traveling...

Adventures Abroad

February 15, 2012

Hello Whitewater! I can’t say I miss Wisconsin, especially with the recent snowstorm. The most action I’ve seen in Ireland’s sky is usually a rain shower every day, accompanied by a muggy,...

Kelsey Welke’s Adventure’s Abroad

January 18, 2012

Meet with the Global Education Director, Kevin Spears: check. Receive acceptance letter from Dublin City University in Ireland: check. Buy round-trip airplane ticket: check. Pay for housing...

Fiskum Gallery displays photographs from around the world

January 18, 2012

The first exhibit of the spring semester in the Roberta A. Fiskum Art Gallery will take viewers on a trip around the globe. “Through the Lens of a Traveler” features photos from Ghana, Ireland,...

Ireland’s Gaelic football has grown throughout the years

March 15, 2011

In an effort to promote traditional Irish sports and reject foreign influences, the inception of the Gaelic Athletic Association was introduced in 1884 in Ireland. At that time, there were many forms...

Ith Seo (eat this)

March 15, 2011

INGREDIENTS  • 1 cup raw, grated potatoes  • 1 cup mashed potatoes  • 1 cup all-purpose flour • 2 tsp baking powder • 2 tsp salt • 2 eggs, lightly beaten • 1/4 cup milk • Butter...

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