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Running around the clock to defeat cancer

Running around the clock to defeat cancer

April 29, 2014

  April 30, 2014 By Samantha Phillips and Jacqueline Schaefer   Relay For Life, an annual event sponsored by the American Cancer Society, aims to rememer those who have lost their battle with cancer. “Most people on campus probably know someone who has been touched by cancer,”  said Hailey Everson, UW-Whitewater Relay For Life co-chair. ...

Get to know UW-W Greeks

Get to know UW-W Greeks

April 30, 2013

Jacalyn Scott, president of Alpha Sigma Sorority and Jorge Quintana Medel, president of Lambda Theta Phi Fraternity, answer questions about their Greek organizations and their time as members. Royal Purple: What is your biggest philanthropy event? Scott: We sponsor Relay for Life here on campus. Quintana Mede...

Celebrating survivors: Relay for Life raises money for American Cancer Society

April 24, 2013

Fairy tales and dreams. That is the theme for this year’s UW-Whitewater Relay for Life. The relay, hosted by Colleges Against Cancer, is a 12-hour event where teams walk and participate in games and activities to raise money for the American Cancer Society. This year, the relay will take place...

Colleges Against Cancer raises more than $25,000 at annual Relay for Life

May 1, 2012

The UW-Whitewater chapter of American Cancer Society affiliate, Colleges Against Cancer, hosted its annual Relay for Life event from 5 p.m. through 5 a.m. last Saturday night at the Kachel Fieldhouse. During the annual event, participants worked in teams to raise money for the American Cancer Society...

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