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Campus awarded $1.2 million to support McNair Scholars

September 18, 2017

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.

Campus invests in student success

July 25, 2017

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.

UW-Whitewater to distribute more than $300,000 in emergency aid to students

June 21, 2017

The grant will pay emergency expenses for individual low-income students, up to $1,000, for anything from dental work to childcare expenses.

UW-Whitewater celebrates 149th anniversary with Founders Day awards

March 31, 2017

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.

Spring Undergraduate Research Day set for March 16

March 08, 2017

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.”

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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.

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View photos of the new faculty and staff breakfast and the chancellor's State of the University Address.

Mary Htoo video Watch video »

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.