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UW-W’s COBE extends AACSB accreditation

UW-W’s COBE extends AACSB accreditation

Dylan Piccolo, Biz & Tech Editor

April 15, 2019


Filed under Biz & Tech

UW-Whitewater’s College of Business and Economics was approved for extension by the AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) this spring.  Because of the rarety of the accreditation, the process of being accredited and renewed for accreditation is difficult and takes a lot of...

Students win big at juried show

Students win big at juried show

Samantha Lynn, Assistant Arts & Rec Editor

April 15, 2019


Filed under Arts & Rec, carousel

Students of UW-Whitewater were honored for their art work during the reception of the Annual Juried Student Art Exhibit April 9. Students, faculty, parents and community members gathered in the Crossman Gallery to see the display of some of the best student artwork. Michael Flanagan, who is the director o...

‘She always gave 110 percent’

‘She always gave 110 percent’

Erika Marion, Assistant Sports Editor

April 8, 2019


Filed under carousel, Sports

The old saying goes, “better late than never,” and Franchesca Hutton won a national championship at the right time. Senior Franchesca Hutton from the Warhawk gymnastics team took home the national crown on the balance beam at the National Collegiate Gymnastics Association Championship hosted by UW- Oshk...

Professor strives to promote unity

Olivia Storey, Assistant News Editor

April 8, 2019


Filed under News

Every semester on campus, students from around the world come to study at UW-W while students from UW-W study around the world. But people may not think about how many professors visit other universities around the world, and how many come here to help enlighten students in areas they may have never co...

UW-W alumnus spreads international awareness

Kelsey Moyer, Staff Reporter

April 8, 2019


Filed under News

UW-W alumnus Jack Ross is set to represent the university as he makes his way into the top 12 finalists with his submission to the International Teach English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) Academy. The TEFL is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, and is responsible for certifying over 6,000 various indiv...

UW-W goes Money Smart to teach money responsibility

Carli Pope, Assistant Biz & Tech Editor

April 8, 2019


Filed under Biz & Tech

Money Smart Week is focused on informing students how to better manage their personal finances. The program came back to UW-Whitewater for its fourth-annual week of events starting April 1. The events helped students test their knowledge of many personal finance topics, starting with how to save mon...

Moving Portraits

Moving Portraits

Brenda Echeverria, Arts & Rec Editor

April 8, 2019


Filed under Biz & Tech, carousel

Inspired by Harry Potter’s animated artwork, “Moving Portraits” is an exhibit created by students and UW-W staff that showcases work created using special effects. The exhibit can be found at Roberta’s Art Gallery until April 17 and will be hosting a reception starting at 4:30 p.m. April 8. The...

Baseball hits for strong opening homestand

Baseball hits for strong opening homestand

Erika Marion, Assistant Sports Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under carousel, Sports

The No. 22 Warhawk baseball team started their regular season play on a high note after shutting out the College of St. Scholastica [Minn.] in their home-opening doubleheader at Prucha Field at James B. Miller Stadium March 30. The Warhawks are now 7-5 overall, after winning 2-0 in the first game a...

Use spring break to motivate, relax

Olivia Storey, Assistant News Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Spring break has sadly come and gone once again, leaving everyone missing their warm beaches or fun family cabins. But, now that we’re back, how do we get back into our old routine? If you’re like me and you’re stressed 24/7, I’m sure spring break is your saving grace. A whole week off to rela...

Undergraduate Research Day

Undergraduate Research Day

Shannan Lojeski, News Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under carousel, News

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...

UW-W org mixes creativity and philanthropy

UW-W org mixes creativity and philanthropy

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under carousel, Lifestyle

In March, the UW-Whitewater chapter of Circle K International set out to raise money for mothers and their premature babies without saying a word. Specifically, the volunteer organization planned a silent auction event and combined it with a creative edge to raise money for “March of Dimes”, a nat...

UW-Whitewater Money Smart Week Preview

UW-Whitewater Money Smart Week Preview

Carli Pope, Assistant Biz & Tech Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under Biz & Tech

Starting April 1, UW-Whitewater students will be encouraged to take part in Smart Money Week. Smart Money Week is a program designed by the Federal Reserve in Chicago to help consumers learn to better manage their personal finances and promote financial literacy. UW-W is not the only campus that participate...

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