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Whitewater, Rock County merger brings library website revamp

UW-Rock County student Jaimee Swanson works on her homework in the campus library.

Brenda Echeverria, Staff Reporter

September 24, 2019

Starting this semester, the next time students visit the library website they’ll find a whole new look. The majority of the content will be the same, but it was redesigned to be more accessible to students by highlighting key resources on the main page. The website was also redesigned to accommodate...

Mystery solved

photo by Brenda Echeverria / Arts & Rec Editor

Brenda Echeverria, Arts & Rec Editor

October 8, 2018

After hearing so many rumors about a supposed “haunted book” locked away somewhere inside the library, I thought it would be a good idea to go see it for myself. What if some of the rumors say that you will go crazy if you read it? Or that you will die if you touch it? All of those things wer...

Video game used for STEM workshop education

Video game used for STEM workshop education

Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor

April 15, 2018

Children gathered last week at Irwin. L Young Memorial Library in Whitewater to build their very own virtual city. On Saturday, April 7, the library hosted its Super STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Saturday workshop. This week focused on civil engineering and city building in ...

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