Royal Purple

University Center encourages creativity and engagement

Jackie Briggs, front right in purple, Director of Admissions, leads a tour in the University Center lobby. UW-Whitewater admissions staff visited with incoming and prospective students and their families and guided small tour groups around campus on Thursday, July 16, 2020.

Lexy Winchell, Journalist

August 30, 2020

The James R. Connor University Center is thought of as the heart of campus by many. It is known as a common gathering place for students. So staff knew they had to adapt to conditions brought on by the Coronavirus pandemic and reconsider traditional ways of connecting students. “All staff and students...

Campus group offers movies on a budget

Riley

January 22, 2014

Jan. 22, 2014 By Abrielle Backhaus   One dollar won’t buy you much these days, but it will get you into a SEAL movie, provided you bring your UW-W ID along. Students with a UW-W ID pay just $1 and $3 for those without. With all the work and time put into each movie showing one may wonder how SEAL can keep ...

Bags, bottles focus of Sustainability Day

Bags, bottles focus of Sustainability Day

October 30, 2013

By Thomas Zimmer In the push to go green, the university hosted its annual Sustainability Day on Wednesday, Oct. 23. Student organizations Student Allied for a Green Earth, Earth Initiative and Creative Marketing Unlimited partnered to help educate students and faculty on the importance of sustainable...

Campus celebrates Asian culture

Mai Yer Yang

April 10, 2013

  By: Lucas Wimmer UW-Whitewater will celebrate Asian Month throughout the month of April to teach students and faculty about different aspects of Asian culture. Samantha Samreth, Southeast Asian Organization campus advisor, believes there is a lot people can learn through attending the...

Eating disorders growing in U.S.

Zambrowicz

February 20, 2013

  Nearly 20 million women and 10 million men will suffer from a “clinically significant” eating disorder at some point in their lives, according to the National Eating Disorder Association. Forty-two percent of girls in first to third grade want to be thinner. Forty-six percent of nine...

UW-W honors UW-EC English professor

October 25, 2012

  UW-Eau Claire English Professor John Hildebrand was chosen to receive the 2012 UW-Whitewater Chancellor’s Regional Literacy Award.   The award was first given in 2006 and honors a living author for his or her nonfiction works, which celebrate unique attributes of the Midwest. Hildebrand...

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