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Org to showcase docs about social issues

Olivia Storey, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2019

The student group Peace, Education and Activism through Creative Education (PEACE) will be showing free documentary films throughout the spring 2019 semester that showcase various issues of public concern. “[The group] tries to make sure they have a different topic each month, but make sure that ...

UW-W students organize Puerto Rico relief drive

UW-W students organize Puerto Rico relief drive

Brenda Echeverria, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater student organization Latinos Unidos, along with the Connection Student Council and fraternities Lambda Alpha Upsilon and Tau Kappa Epsilon, are organizing a Puerto Rico relief drive. Any donations will assist those U.S. citizens affected or displaced by Hurricane Maria. ...

Starting the new semester right

January 21, 2015

Jan. 21, 2015 By Vesna Brajkovic Every new semester starts out the same way. I think, “This semester I’m not going to leave things off to the last minute” and “I’m going to try my best.” And then week two rolls around and I’m like, “Well, good effort. Maybe next time.” The...

National organization to move headquarters to Hyland Hall

National organization to move headquarters to Hyland Hall

February 20, 2013

UW-Whitewater was recently chosen as the new location for the headquarters of the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Assistant professor of the Management Department from the College of Business and Economics, Jeff Vanevenhoven said this move “changes the profile of the universit...

Students use strategy, creativity at business competition

Students use strategy, creativity at business competition

January 30, 2013

  Business graduate students competed in a competition provided by the Association for Corporate Growth on Jan. 24. Chair of the Department of Finance and Business Law Linda Yu said ACG is an international organization that promotes growing corporations via acquiring other firms. Accor...

Group hopes to spread awareness of pro-life issues in Whitewater

April 25, 2012

Whitewater plans to launch the “Saving Life” organization next fall to spread awareness about the anti-abortion movement. “Saving Life” is not yet an official organization and is still sorting through the renewal process to finalize the group. Chairman and Founder Jordan Debbink said pro-life...

Organization welcomes open discussion

February 23, 2011

The Secular Student Alliance of Whitewater opened its doors on campus last November to empower and encourage students to discuss their views, beliefs and opinions. SSA co-president and senior Nellie Meaney said the organization creates a welcoming, safe and non-discriminatory atmosphere for members...

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