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Noted nutritionist discusses ‘obesity wars’

March 21, 2012

Dr. Marion Nestle, professor of nutrition, food studies and public health at New York University, spoke to students and community members March 13 with her lecture, “Obesity Wars: the Food Industry versus Public Health.” UW-Whitewater invited Nestle in an attempt to get students more involved...

New book lists UW-W as ‘disability-friendly’ university

March 14, 2012

UW-Whitewater was recently named one of America’s most disability-friendly colleges in a new book titled “College Success for Students with Physical Disabilities” written by Chris Tiedemann. The book is a college planning guide for students with physical disabilities and chronic medical conditions....

How to use social media to land a job

March 7, 2012

One in six workers last year used social media to land their job. This is one of the points 2003 UW-Whitewater graduate Chris Eichman made in the social media lecture he presented to students and staff on March 1. As the current social media coordinator at Rayovac in Madison, Eichman has th...

Open forum announces changes to Involvement Center

February 29, 2012

The Evolution Committee held an open forum Feb. 22 in the Warhawk Involvement Center to address new plans to restructure the center. The committee is comprised of Director of Career and Leadership Development Ron Bucholz; Assistant Vice Chancellor for Multicultural Affairs and Student Success Richard...

Winther Hall home to new Active Collaboration Lab

February 22, 2012

The UW-Whitewater College of Education and Professional Studies will soon open a new Active Collaboration Lab located in the lower level of Winther Hall. The ACL was made possible due to a $150,000 grant from the Wisconsin Technology Initiative and is scheduled to open in March. Equipped with some...

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