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Warhawks vote

Kennedy Cutts, A member of the organization Warhawk Vote gives a presentation on voting in the Mary Pope Chrisman Student Success Center on campus .
November 1, 2020

On the UW-Whitewater campus there is an organization known as Warhawks Vote that is dedicated to educating and encouraging students to vote. The organization is busy working up to the 2020 Presidential...

Mandatory COVID-19 testing likely in spring

Chancellor Dwight Watson speaks about plans for spring semester during the Nov. 2 Whitewater Student Government meeting.
November 1, 2020

The Whitewater Student Government met to discuss sexual harassment training, the spring semester academic calendar and COVID-19 testing Monday, Nov. 2.  The first topic discussed was mandatory sexual...

Whitewater Student Government checks in on COVID-19 efforts

Whitewater Student Government checks in on COVID-19 efforts
Increase in antigen testing
October 4, 2020

The UW-Whitewater Student Government (WSG) met virtually on Sept. 28 with an appearance made by Interim Provost Greg Cook to discuss the number of students being tested for COVID-19, and how they plan...

Whitewater Student Government elects slew of new officials, gives COVID-19 update

Student Body President Johanna Wentworth
September 20, 2020

The Whitewater Student Government (WSG) met virtually Monday, Sept. 14 to discuss multiple matters such as appointing a number of new senatorial seats and concerns due to the COVID-19 pandemic. “In...

University shared governance supports BLM

Related photo: The Fight Against Police Brutality-Whitewater group marches in Whitewater on July 7.
August 31, 2020

The Black Lives Matter movement is rising up from all over the United States and across the world to build local power and to intervene when violence is inflicted on Black communities by the state and...

Suggested absence for voting

March 9, 2020

Whitewater Student Government (WSG) just passed a new bill for the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater addressing a possible proposal for excused absences on election days. The Excused Absence on Election...

Student government addresses student concerns

March 9, 2020

The Whitewater Student Government (WSG) prioritized addressing the concerns of students when it comes to the budget challenges. On Thursday, March 5, WSG hosted an event titled Student Budget Information,...

Looking into Student Affairs

Artanya Wesley addresses the Student Affairs Budget.
March 2, 2020

Whitewater Student Government (WSG) held a meeting Monday, Feb. 24 to discuss matters of university student affairs. Interim Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs Dr. Artanya Wesley called in through a skype...

Campus commits to helping the environment

Jonathan Roberts is an avid advocate for the environment. Roberts also works in the Sustainability Office as a sustainability assistant.
Student advocate gets Chancellor involved in climate change
February 24, 2020

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater has taken its first step toward implementing climate action plans in an effort to combat climate change. The UW-Whitewater Climate Commitment and Action Plan Act...

Listening to student concerns

February 24, 2020

The Whitewater Student Government (WSG) hosted a budget listening session to address student and community member’s questions and concerns, as well as hearing from both members of the Student Government...

Students Demand Action

New organization petitions for National Gun Violence Survivor Week
February 3, 2020

Earlier this week, Whitewater Student Government (WSG) approved the resolution presented by the new student organization Students Demand Action (SDA) of National Gun Violence Survivor Week, which will...

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