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Students travel to Yellowstone


February 27, 2013

  The Yellowstone National Park trip has become increasingly popular for students at UW – Whitewater.  It is almost guaranteed that a student will cross wolf tracks, see Old Faithful explode and experience the expansive, snow-capped mountains while on the trip. “I started this trip in...

Science departments explore Yellowstone

October 3, 2012

  When Samantha Decker, a junior multimedia major, was approached by her biology professor, George Clokey, about a trip to Yellowstone Park, she hesitated. “I was really skeptical on going on the trip, considering I was a communication major,” Decker said. Decker talked to an advisor and fou...

Disabled students make the trip to Yellowstone for the first time

December 7, 2011

Three students in wheelchairs shared an experience of a lifetime during a two week science field course at Yellowstone National Park last summer. “We were able to see old faithful and many other geysers, viewed a lot of the wildlife and trees, and also studied wolf tracks,” Biological Sciences Professor George Clokey said. According to Clokey, the course...

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Yellowstone National Park