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New safety devices installed in classrooms

Shannon Columb, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017

Filed under Campus News, News

A new addition to classrooms at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater offers students and  faculty with extra safety during an emergency lockdown. Since December 2016, Faculties Planning and Management has begun installing imme...

WSG holds sexual assualt forum

Nathan Kober, Staff Writer

December 3, 2016

Filed under Campus News, News

At a Whitewater Student Government (WSG) town hall meeting Tuesday, Nov. 22, campus police and student leaders met to discuss sexual assault prevention and reporting strategies. The major focus of discussion was an increase i...

UW-W police services release emergency notification app

Brad Allen, Biz & Tech Editor

September 14, 2016

Filed under Biz & Tech, Technology

UW-Whitewater Police Services recently launched a new emergency announcement broadcasting platform through InformaCast’s mobile app, with the intent to release information as quick as possible in the event of emergencies on...

Sexual assault law won’t change police policy

April 12, 2016

Filed under Campus News, News

By Kimberly Wethal April 13, 2016   A bill protecting sexual assault victims and bystanders on college campuses – a piece of legislation Gov. Scott Walker says is a “commitment to supporting survivors” – is...

Bill proposal to allow guns in UW buildings

October 21, 2015

Filed under Campus News, News

By Kimberly Wethal Oct. 21, 2015   A bill introduced last week would allow concealed carry inside the buildings and athletic complexes of all UW System campuses – but it doesn’t come without concerns from UW-White...

Arrests of alcohol, drugs drop on campus

October 14, 2015

Filed under Campus News, News

By Alexandria Zamecnik Oct. 14, 2015   When Chief of the UW-Whitewater Police Services Department Matthew Kiederlen looked at the numbers for 2014, he didn’t see anything that surprised or shocked him. There has bee...

Safety comes first for campus cyclists

October 7, 2015

Filed under Arts & Rec, Arts & Rec

Oct. 7, 2015 By Shakeva Oliver   Bicycles on the roadway are, by law, vehicles with the same rights and responsibilities as motorized vehicles. Cyclists must obey all signs and signals and yield just like other...

Head to head: Whitewater Student Government candidates debate day before election

March 11, 2015

Filed under Campus News, News

  March 11, 2015 Josh Hafemeister Vesna Brajkovic   Among last night’s participants in the Whitewater Student Government presidential debate, the audience included several members of the Black Student...

Alleged hate crime takes place near campus

October 8, 2014

Filed under Campus News, News

Oct. 8, 2014 By Alexandria Zamecnik When Jordan Gittens – a sophomore at UW-Whitewater – left Barbados at age 13, he said he never would have imagined being bullied for being gay in the United States.  He figured the...

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