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Ashley McCallum

December 30, 2016

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  By Ashley McCallum Dec. 16, 2016   At the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, more than 9,000 undergraduate students identify as Caucasian/ White, almost enough to pack Perkins Stadium. Meanwhile, the amount...

Organizations team up for mental health

January 27, 2016

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  Jan. 27, 2016 By Marisa LaBello Recent data gathered from the Jed Foundation, an emotional and suicide prevention organization, reveals that one-third of college students experience mental health challenges, and n...

Commencement speaker finds she has what it takes to succeed

December 8, 2015

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By Kimberly Wethal Dec. 9, 2015   While her lungs may not have been working the day Fernanda Contreras was supposed to apply to be the commencement speaker for this semester’s ceremony, she said, her heart was. Afte...

Ojibwe therapist speaks on LGBT peoples in Native American reservations

February 25, 2015

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  Feb. 25, 2015 By Brad Allen   An individual and family therapist of Ojibwe Indian ethnicity gave a presentation on Two-Sprit Native American peoples’ experiences and hardships from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in...

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