Over the years, McNair has assisted first generation, low-income, and traditionally underrepresented students in pursuing graduate education by engaging them in research projects and other scholarly activities.
Students will soon get to experience a vibrant new learning space on the UW-Whitewater campus. Named in honor of an alumna, the Mary Poppe Chrisman Success Center will serve thousands of students with tutorial and supplemental instruction.
The grant will pay emergency expenses for individual low-income students, up to $1,000, for anything from dental work to childcare expenses.
The annual Founders Day event, which will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 22, in the James R. Connor University Center, includes the presentation of scholarships to outstanding UW-Whitewater juniors.
Brandon Fong, an entrepreneurship and marketing major, has published “Leverage: Escape the College Rat Race, Design the Life You Want, and Take the Real World by Storm.”
Chancellor Kopper kicked off the new semester with her annual State of the University Address at Young Auditorium. She previewed the year ahead, celebrated recent achievements and honored many faculty, staff and students for their contributions to the Warhwak family.
View photos of the new faculty and staff breakfast and the chancellor's State of the University Address.
A powerful reminder of the transformative work we do: the story of a refugee from Southeast Asia who overcame great odds and is now a UW-Whitewater student studying international relations.