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Video game used for STEM workshop education

Video game used for STEM workshop education

Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor

April 15, 2018

Children gathered last week at Irwin. L Young Memorial Library in Whitewater to build their very own virtual city. On Saturday, April 7, the library hosted its Super STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Saturday workshop. This week focused on civil engineering and city building in ...

Students pull all-nighter coding

Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor

November 15, 2017

Students pulled an all-nighter Saturday creating video games and computer programs in the spirit of competition for the 2017 Hackathon. Eight teams of students checked in to Hyland Hall for an entire night of coding from 8 p.m. Nov. 11 until 8 a.m. Nov. 12. The Hackathon was an overnight coding co...

CSU provost tapped for UW-W post

CSU provost tapped for UW-W post

February 23, 2016

By Kimberly Wethal Feb. 24, 2016 Chancellor Beverly Kopper announced UW-Whitewater’s selection for the position of provost and vice chancellor of academic affairs last week Tuesday. UW-W selected Susan Elrod out of the four remaining candidates following campus forums held for each finalist during the first two weeks of February. She will take over th...

Professor wins minority grant

Professor wins minority grant

February 27, 2013

  By Grace Catrambone Brett Woods, assistant biology professor, has received the Wisconsin Alliance for Minority Participation grant in January. All of the money from the grant will go toward Biology Boot Camp, a program to help students be successful in science, technology, engineering and...

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