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Undergraduate Research Day

Undergraduate Research Day

Shannan Lojeski, News Editor

April 3, 2019

Research is important and is a practice that deserves to be recognized. That was the motto that underscored all presentations at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Undergraduate Research Day (URD) held Thursday, March 21 in the University Center Hamilton Room. “Today is a celebration of the outst...

Action Forum pulls in high numbers of attendees

Action Forum pulls in high numbers of attendees

March 1, 2016

By Kimberly Wethal and Nathan Kober March 2, 2016 Freshman Ahmya Cheatham said it shouldn’t have taken a “Bloody Sunday” for students to rally together about race issues on campus at the Action Forum held last week. “The most comical and sad thing of it all is that it took a catastr...

Org fair show students opportunities

February 9, 2016

By Nicole Aimone Feb. 10, 2016 Students who were hesitant to get involved on campus first semester before settling into the feel of college life have another chance to get involved, Whitewater Student Government (WSG) Student Affairs Director Kane Poad said. On Tuesday, Feb. 9, WSG hosted  the Spring ...

University offers wellness resources

September 30, 2015

By Jordan Moser Staff Writer Students juggle academics, involvement in organizations, their social lives and, often, a job. With so many daily obligations, students often disregard one of the few things in life that we can control; our health and wellness. Ninety-four percent of UW-Whitewater stud...

Dance marathon joins campus, community

Dance marathon joins campus, community

February 5, 2014

  Feb. 5, 2014 By Jacqueline Schaefer Students invited to dance through the night to raise money for children’s hospital   A new charity will dance its way to campus this spring. University of Wisconsin -Whitewater’s first dance-a-thon will make an appearance March 1 to 2. ...

Getting to a healthy lifestyle

Getting to a healthy lifestyle

October 23, 2013

  By Amanda Ramirez   Last Wednesday, 1,050 students learned how to live a healthier lifestyle at the 2013 Wellness Fair. “When we think about wellness, we think about working out and eating healthy, but there is so much more to it,” said Whitney Henley, UW-Whitewater wellness...

Brains, beauty and talent

December 5, 2012

  Beauty, brains and talents will be on display Dec. 7 at the 35th Miss Black and Gold “I’m Every Woman” Scholarship Pageant at UW-Whitewater. The Zeta Iota Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated is the host of the pageant. “This pageant is a way for girls to build confidence,...

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