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UW-W students take part in annual volunteer project

UW-W students take part in annual volunteer project

Brad Allen, Managing Editor

April 26, 2018

  Hundreds of UW-Whitewater students rallied after the Spring Splash festivities last weekend to participate in a clean-up effort throughout the City of Whitewater and the City of Janesville. Make A Difference Day, an annual volunteering event sponsored by Career & Leadership Development, i...

Students should celebrate Earth Day year-round

April 22, 2015

April 22, 2015 April 22 is known as Earth Day. This is a day to make a difference for the betterment of the world. Since it is in April, this day reserved for the earth itself should be celebrated every year. Our Mother Earth doesn’t need one day to be helped, she needs 365 days. I encourage...

UW-W Students go MADD for volunteering

UW-W Students go MADD for volunteering

April 30, 2014

Make a Difference Day supports the surrounding communities April 23, 2014 By Michael Riley Senior Katelyn Wurtz has been involved in UW-Whitewater’s Make a Difference Day for the past five years, serving as a volunteer and on the event staff. Now as student coordinator of the event, Wurtz...

Students head out to clean campus and community


April 23, 2014

UW-W joins Janesville for a greener Earth April 23, 2014 By Abrielle Backhaus By Signe Trewyn   Make a Difference Day is back for its ninth year, but this year UW-Whitewater will collaborate with Janesville for a greener community. Make a Difference Day began in 2005 a with a group of...

Making a difference in Whitewater

April 5, 2011

Every year students, faculty and staff come together and work toward strengthening their community on Make a Difference Day. This year, the event takes place on April 29 at Starin Park. AmeriCorps VISTA for Community Service employee Laura Hall said she is very excited for this year’s Make a Difference...

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