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Title IX Mandatory Reporting -- UPDATED

March 09, 2017

In accordance with Title IX of the Education Amendments, all UW-Whitewater employees are required to report any knowledge, incident or allegation of sexual misconduct.


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.”


Student's work displayed in New York gallery in worldwide art competition

March 07, 2017

Liz Christianson, an art major from Marshfield, Wisconsin, was selected to have her piece, “Tension of Two,” included in the gallery’s “30 under 30” exhibition, which honors the work 30 artists under 30 years old, out of hundreds of entrants worldwide.


WARHAWK VOICES — Wheelchair basketball

March 02, 2017

On March 9-11, the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater will host the 2017 national intercollegiate wheelchair basketball championships. The Warhawk men and women hail from all over the world and are among the best athletes in the sport.


Professor’s composition goes from performance piece to album

February 21, 2017

Jeff Herriott's “The Stone Tapestry” is deeply rooted in the natural world.


Professor’s research on women and Japanese society focus of new book

February 15, 2017

Akiko Yoshida has expanded on research from her doctorate dissertation to publish “Unmarried Women in Japan: The Drift into Singlehood.” Routledge, a cutting-edge publisher for humanities and social sciences, is publishing the book.


Student's book on college success gains praise from CEOs

February 13, 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.”


UW-Whitewater at the Capitol

February 02, 2017

Coffee at the Capitol is a time when UW-Whitewater administrators meet with elected officials and alumni who work in state government to catch up, reconnect and celebrate collective achievements.


Sales students triumph

January 23, 2017

At competitions, students take on the role of sales representatives for a real company. Research conducted by the team helps competitors overcome objections that the judges present in order to close the sale.


K-9 Hawk to be sworn in on Jan. 31

January 23, 2017

Hawk — an Australian cattle dog — will help secure large-scale events and work with officers on campus.


Students, families encouraged to plan ahead for winter storm

December 16, 2016

The National Weather Serviced has issued a winter storm warning for southeast Wisconsin for Friday afternoon through Saturday night.


Holiday Greetings

December 15, 2016

UW-Whitewater's 2016 holiday video


Winter commencement set for Dec. 17

December 12, 2016

More than 813 students will march across the stage to receive their degrees at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater 2016 winter commencement.


World premiere of professor’s new musical composition

December 03, 2016

Milwaukee’s Bel Canto Chorus will perform the world premiere of a new composition by Christian Ellenwood, professor of music at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.


Aspiring teachers bond through personal challenges, excitement for education

November 21, 2016

Adelaida Sisk and Rocio Aburto are two out of nearly 900 nontraditional students age 25 or older at UW-Whitewater who are on a quest to pursue their goals and dreams while balancing other facets of life.


Hackathon set for Nov. 18-19

November 14, 2016

Teams will compete against each one another to build something that will impress a panel of judges.


Warhawk wheelchair basketball teams to host tournament Nov. 18-19

November 14, 2016

The Warhawk men's and women's wheelchair basketball teams return to their home court on Friday, Nov. 18, and Saturday, Nov. 19.


Campus Memory Garden to break ground in 2017

November 07, 2016

A memory garden in honor of former Dean of Students Mary Beth Mackin will break ground in April 2017.


Honoring veterans and military students

November 04, 2016

Veterans Week at UW-Whitewater will feature a talk and book signing from an award-winning author, art exhibit, memorial ceremony and special recognition and programming for veterans and military students.


Fund for Lake Michigan efforts boost property values by $86 million

October 25, 2016

A new study from UW-Whitewater shows that investing in water quality projects has created hundreds of jobs and stimulated the regional economy with more than $30 million.


Research Apprenticeship Program wins statewide diversity award

October 24, 2016

RAP is an innovative program designed to overcome the achievement gap between majority and minority students and engage first- and second-year students to become paid research assistants for faculty members.


Student wins Wisconsin’s Gaarder Award for excellence in music education

October 24, 2016

On Oct. 27, Justin Steger will be honored at the State Music Conference in Madison with the 2016 Richard G. Gaarder Award. He is the 17th Warhawk to receive the accolade since its inception in 1989.


Boxes & Walls: The Oppression Experience runs October 23-27

October 20, 2016

The event will take place in Esker Hall beginning Sunday, Oct. 23, from 1 to 5 p.m., and continuing Monday, Oct. 24, through Thursday, Oct. 27, from 6 to 10 p.m.


Tim O’Brien to receive Chancellor's Regional Literary Award

October 19, 2016

O’Brien, a Purple Heart recipient who completed a tour of duty from 1969 to 1970 as a foot soldier with the 46th Infantry in Vietnam, will be honored for his body of literary works on Monday, Nov. 7, at 7 p.m. in the Young Auditorium.


Campus Diversity Forum: Moving from Inclusion to Engagement

October 17, 2016

UW-Whitewater continues a conversation of inclusivity and embracing diversity at the Nov. 1-2 annual Campus Diversity Forum.


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