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Santa hosts 25th annual breakfast event

Santa hosts 25th annual breakfast event

Brenda Echeverria, Arts & Rec Editor

December 13, 2017

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Student Optimist Club hosted its 25th annual Breakfast with Santa event where they fed 760 people, 397 of which were children. At the event kids had the opportunity to meet and take pictures with Santa, Mrs. Claus, and even Frosty the Snowman. “Frosty has ...

Cold hands, warm heart

Dan Sandow stops for a photo while going his typical route to class in Heide Hall on his scooter. “i’m smiling even though math isn’t my favorite class,” Sandow said. 
Amber Levenhagen photo/

December 10, 2014

Dan Sandow, a student who uses a mobility device, overcomes the challenges of making the daily journey to class in winter Dec. 10, 2014 By Vesna Brajkovic Slipping on a pair of brown, heavy-duty work gloves and powering out of the doorway into the 24 degree air and onto the freshly snow-dus...

Proactivite approach needed for accessibility

Junior Rachel Nepper navigates the snowy sidewalk  in front of Roseman Hall in her wheelchair.

February 27, 2013

UW-Whitewater has long been known as one of the most accessible campuses in Wisconsin. It is known for taking strides to accommodate all students, regardless of impairments. While our university prides itself on being particularly accessible to students with various impairments, there are many areas...

UW-W campus sees first snow of the year

November 9, 2011

The UW-Whitewater campus receives its first snow of the season. Dress warm and stay warm.

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