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Recognized community member dies at 86

December 5, 2012

  Whitewater’s “tough-love grandma” Marilyn Kienbaum died on Nov. 17 at 86 years old. Kienbaum volunteered at the Whitewater Food Pantry, which was renamed in August in her honor, for more than 20 years and eventually became director. Kienbaum was characterized as the “tough-love...

Students hosting 5K challenge

April 25, 2012

Students and community members have a chance to get dirty for a cause. Students of the Recreation Programming and Leadership class are hosting The Dirty Bird 5K Challenge on Friday to raise money for Treyton Kilar’s Field of Dreams. The obstacle course will feature pyramids, hay bails, tire runs,...

Open forum announces changes to Involvement Center

February 29, 2012

The Evolution Committee held an open forum Feb. 22 in the Warhawk Involvement Center to address new plans to restructure the center. The committee is comprised of Director of Career and Leadership Development Ron Bucholz; Assistant Vice Chancellor for Multicultural Affairs and Student Success Richard...

Celebrating 25 Homecomings

October 11, 2011

“It’s a nice snapshot of the history of UW-Whitewater,” Homecoming Steering Committee Co-adviser Jan Bilgen said. For current students, it’s a chance to see homecoming traditions of another era. For alumni, it will be a chance to walk down memory lane. The idea for the exhibit came from Bilgen, Steering Committee Co-adviser Kim Clarksen and Fiskum Art Gallery...

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