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Residence halls will remain open

March 13, 2020

Hello Everyone, University Housing will remain open during the extended Spring Break and after that. Any and all residents that would like to stay on campus and remain in your rooms during this time are welcome to. There will be information soon from the campus about dining hours and locations duri...

Issues arise for Warhawk’s laundry in local residence halls

September 16, 2019

It is already bad enough to do laundry in college, when you have to go downstairs multiple times a day, carrying your heavy laundry, and have the machines be continuously full. It’s even worse when you have to walk all the way to another building with your laundry bag, and then back to your dorm once...

Student banned from res hall after sexual assault

Nicole Aimone, Assistant News Editor

October 19, 2016

On Oct. 16, University Of Wisconsin-Whitewater Police Services received a report that a sexual assault occurred on Oct 15 in Lee residence hall. No arrests have been made in the case, but the alleged suspect has been temporarily banned from all residence halls. Students received a Timely Warning email...

Tips for packing up and moving out

May 6, 2015

May 6, 2015 By Kelli Viele The end of spring semester snuck up on us all, and you know what that means: time to pack and move out. Whether you are a student making the transition from the residence halls  to off-campus housing, moving from one place to another or just moving back home for the...

In Fine Feather: Environmental factors contribute to health

April 15, 2015

April 15, 2015 By Alena Purpero As someone who is the queen of tossing clothes into a pile, exceeding my closets carrying capacity and allowing my busy life to get the best of my residence hall room’s organization, I’ve learned very quickly the importance of taking care of your home. That’s...

UW-Whitewater Housing Wars

February 18, 2015

Feb. 18, 2015 By Katie Campbell Trying to figure out where to live next year, what the costs are, what the advantages and disadvantages are, can be overwhelming. Although many affordable options exist, sometimes a decision can’t be made without having all of the facts. Between the Residence Halls,...

Etiquette of the elevator

Etiquette of the elevator

November 19, 2014

Nov. 19, 2014 By Amber Levenhagen The consequences of poor usage and the unspoken do’s and don’ts of elevator usage on campus can make or break your first impression. Many buildings on campus have elevators, but not all university residence halls do. The Wells Towers have ten levels, so...

UW-W takes part in national competition

UW-W takes part in national competition

April 23, 2014

  April 23, 2014 By Haley Beets   The third week of Campus Conservation Nationals is coming to a close on the UW-Whitewater campus. The Campus Conservation Nationals, or CCN, is the largest nationwide electricity and water reduction competition on college and university campuses....

‘Warhawks Unite’ for Homecoming

‘Warhawks Unite’ for Homecoming

October 30, 2013

By Jacqueline Schaefer   It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s Whitewater’s 2013 Hero-themed Homecoming.  It celebrates superheroes, favorite storybook heroes and everyday heroes. The biggest difference from last year is a procedural change for the Residence Halls. Typically, each...

Trick-or-treating across campus

October 31, 2012

  Students who live in campus housing may notice a younger crowd wandering around the Residence Halls tonight on Halloween. The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater will be hosting a trick-or-treating event for children and teenagers of Whitewater and surrounding areas from 4 to 7 p.m. today. Key...

Cost efficient renovations planned on campus

September 5, 2012

  The Fischer/Wellers project, which was completed this summer, is just the beginning of a master plan to renovate all residence halls and add four new student-housing facilities on campus. The master plan continues until 2031. The plan also includes tearing down the Wells towers. Bartlett...

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