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Students kayak Rock River with new device

Emily Lepkowski, News Editor

October 7, 2016

As the water glistened and kayaks moved downstream, a group of students set out with University of Wisconsin-Whitewater professor Eric Compas in May for 11 days. The group arrived at the Rock River equipped with newly developed water quality probes in hopes to expand knowledge, emphasize the importa...

Speaker Craig Childs shares adventures, insights

Craig Childs gives his lecture “The Everending Earth and How the World is Always Ending”  to a crowd of students and faculty in the Young Auditorium. Childs has written more than a dozen books on the relationship between humans and Earth, citing his “adventures” across the world in the process. 
photo by Kim Gilliland

Shannon Columb, Staff Writer

October 7, 2016

Students learned more about the ever changing landscape on Monday night as the College of Letters and Sciences held their first lecture of the year on Oct. 3, at 7 p.m. in the Young Auditorium, with guest speaker Craig Childs. Childs is an award-winning, New York Times best-selling author who has written ...

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