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Community-based learning gets official designation

Olivia Storey, News Editor

February 17, 2020

Community-based learning is a practice not unfamiliar to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater campus. However, many students still wonder what exactly the classes defined as community-based entail. But, with a new letter designation coming in the fall, students will be able to see what courses are c...

UW-W students go Greek

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor

September 2, 2019

For many, summer is about adventure and letting go of all the stress from the previous year. And, for 28 students here at the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater, this meant heading off to Greece for a trip full of Greek history, culture, music, and food. This trip, which was orchestrated by associa...

Tobacco information session hopes to open dialouge

Shannon Columb, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016

The topic of the University of Whitewater-Wisconsin becoming one of the 25 tobacco-free UW campuses is a controversial one. The proposed plan didn’t pass last year because only one of the four governing bodies supported it, even though surveys showed student support. On Wednesday, Nov. 16, University Heal...

Global Experience Fair offers students ways to travel, play, study

Freshman Zach Galvin talks to an exhibitor about pursuing an education abroad. The Global Experience featured 55 exhibitors along the Wyman Mall between Hyland Hall and the University Center. Photo by Zach Ewoldt.

September 23, 2015

By Emily Lepkowski Sept. 22, 2015 The idea of traveling off home soil can be daunting for students who don’t travel often or have never been out of the country. Dan Colleran, experience coordinator for the Center of Global Education (CGE), said the idea  of traveling while in school should be ...

Letter to Editor: UW-W coalition observes Alcohol Awareness Month

April 8, 2015

April 8, 2015 This April is Alcohol Awareness Month, founded and sponsored by the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD) since 1987. This year’s theme is: “For the Health of It: Early Education on Alcoholism and Addiction.” Alcohol use is a serious, complex issue....

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