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“Dolittle” provides the cute animal fix you need

Students traverse the courtyard outside the James R. Connor University Center.
Front Row Review
September 6, 2020

Students stopped scrolling for cute animal pictures online for a couple hours this past week to instead sit down and enjoy the film "Dolittle" presented in the Summers Auditorium of the James R....

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.
Staff adapt conditions for the new normal
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...

A day in the life working at the UC

A day in the life working at the UC
Students share their day-to-day experiences
April 9, 2018

The James R. Connor University Center, located at the heart of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater campus, offers a sanctuary for students to eat, meet up with friends and enjoy other various activities...

Chamber of Trivia

Chamber of Trivia
March 11, 2018

Warhawks showcased their knowledge of everything Gryffindor, Hufflepuff and Slytherin to flex their literary muscles. Set up in the Down Under, students were tasked with head. Scratching trivia questions...

Magic show draws larger crowd of students

November 15, 2017

Nearly every seat was filled in the UC Down Under to see magician Steven Brundage Nov. 9. Brundage, a semi-finalist on America’s Got Talent in 2016, performed his Rubik’s Cube routine. A compilation...

Workshop attendees turn cans into lamps

February 16, 2016

Feb. 16, 2016 By Aleda Johnson Turning a can into an unusual lamp sounds like something right off of a Pinterest board, but Roberta’s Art Gallery held a workshop to teach students how to do just...

UW-Whitewater Involvement Fair 2015

September 16, 2015

By Alena Purpero Sept. 15, 2015 The Involvement Fair took place on September 9, 2015, outside of the University Center. Clubs and organizations lines the mall to tables and sign up forms to give...

Students tell stories of coming out

Students tell stories of coming out
October 16, 2014

By Ethan Hill   A group of students assembled on the lawn in front of the UC to celebrate “Coming Out Day.”  Equipped with a podium, microphone, speakers and a goal to raise awareness and...

On campus jobs beneficial for students

On campus jobs beneficial for students
September 18, 2013

There it is, that thing you don’t want to talk about. You’re too busy having fun in college to worry about it, yet there it is. You don’t want to deal with it, yet you need it: A job. Whether it’s...

Venues & events galore freshmen can adore

Venues & events galore freshmen can adore
September 4, 2013

By Ben Holzhueter   With the passing of Labor Day weekend comes the inevitability every public school student in Wisconsin knows so well: the start of the fall semester. Members of the incoming...

Earth Week mindset should not end in April

May 1, 2013

  Earth Week may have ended, but that does not mean taking care of the Earth should be ignored for the rest of the year. The Earth constantly needs our attention and care. The events and lessons...

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...

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