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NHVP continues to make a difference

NHVP continues to make a difference

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor February 25, 2019

The idea for the UW-Whitewater Nursing Home Visitation Program (NHVP) started years ago when a student came to Dr. Clifford O’Beirne, a then school psychologist, looking for extra credit by visiting...

Photograph courtesy of Justina Zukauskaite

Helping 186 lives

Shannan Lojeski, Assistant News Editor September 18, 2018

The National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS) hosted a blood drive Sept. 10 and collected sixty-two pints of blood. American Red Cross organization facilitated and sponsored the event. The blood...

UW-W students take part in annual volunteer project

UW-W students take part in annual volunteer project

Brad Allen, Managing Editor April 30, 2018

Hundreds of UW-Whitewater students rallied after the Spring Splash festivities last weekend to participate in a clean-up effort throughout the City of Whitewater and the City of Janesville. Make A Difference...

Ginger, an orange cat known as the Touched By A Paw mascot – as she’s been there for 16 years – purrs as she sits on a scratching post.
Vesna Brajkovic photo/ BrajkoviVA04@uww.edu

Collegiate pets

January 21, 2015

The advantages and disadvantages of owning pets while attending college. Jan. 21, 2015 By Vesna Brajkovic Pets are huge part of the American culture, so much so that a family just doesn’t seem...

A thriving ‘center’ of the University: The UW-Whitewater Children’s Center serves student and faculty families, and trains future teachers, too

October 23, 2014

Oct. 22, 2014 By Vesna Brajkovic In the depths of the Roseman Building there’s a school within a school, catering to a set of students who bring a new meaning to the word ‘nontraditional.’ The...

Volunteers bring animal joy

November 20, 2012

  UW-Whitewater senior Samantha Robinson acts as a voice for animals who can’t speak on their own behalf. Robinson’s work at The Humane Society of Jefferson County has given abandoned...

S.A.G.E. teaches ‘living green’

October 31, 2012

  On Wednesday, October 24th, student organization S.A.G.E (Students Allied for a Greener Earth), participated in Campus Sustainability Day.  The group gathered seeds from the various plants throughout...

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