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    July 22, 2014

    MBA student to scale Mount Kilimanjaro

    Ruth Cardona is about to climb one of the most famous peaks in the world for a good cause.

    July 14, 2014

    UW-Whitewater professor wins Fulbright award, explores Latin America

    Jim Winship's new book examines challenges facing El Salvador's youth. Soon, he will travel to Colombia.

    July 07, 2014

    Upcoming educator institute to focus on culturally responsive instruction

    The institute will take place August 6-7 and is sponsored by the Department of Special Education and the Office of Continuing Education and Graduate Studies.

    July 01, 2014

    Fund for Lake Michigan creates economic tidal wave, study finds

    Projects have turned more than 70 miles of degraded waterways into popular locations for fishing and other recreation.

    June 30, 2014

    Art and music converge in Milwaukee exhibition with UW-Whitewater connections

    An exhibit in Milwaukee's Walker's Point Center for the Arts called "The Art of Music in Milwaukee" celebrates the relationship between music and the visual arts.

    June 20, 2014

    UW-Whitewater student wins statewide essay competition

    Bonny Bobka, who graduated with a degree in psychology, authored "A Liberal Character" for a class assignment.

    June 16, 2014

    Entrepreneurs taste continued success in Governor's Business Plan Contest

    Winners share more than $100,000 in cash and business services, along with priceless prestige, at the annual event.

    June 11, 2014

    Christine Clements to retire as dean of the College of Business and Economics, Lois Smith named interim dean

    After 12 years as dean of the College of Business and Economics, Christine Clements will retire from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater on July 31.

    June 09, 2014

    UW-Whitewater named a top workplace

    For the fourth consecutive year, the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is the only public university and only state agency named a Top Workplace in southeast Wisconsin.

    June 04, 2014

    Best finish ever for UW-Whitewater in Directors' Cup

    The Warhawks' 1,134 points in the Directors' Cup is the highest tally ever for a Wisconsin university. Last year, UW-Whitewater placed fourth, and has finished in the top 15 every year since the 2007-08 season.

    May 22, 2014

    Take a free online philosophy class this summer in a virtual world

    Sit in on class from the comfort of your own home. No traveling. No cost. No grades. No credits.

    May 19, 2014

    Ambulance for Africa: UW-Whitewater professor, students plan service-learning trip

    For Hassimi Traore, an associate professor of chemistry at UW-Whitewater, the tragedy of his friend's death will always remain an emotional scar.

    May 19, 2014

    UW-Whitewater science student earns $305,000 graduate scholarship

    Michelle Storage, who double majored in biology and chemistry, won a prestigious graduate research scholarship at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee.

    May 12, 2014

    Music student wins conducting competition

    Wang was declared the winner of the Wisconsin Choral Directors Association Student Conducting Competition.

    May 05, 2014

    Recording memories, recovering history: Professor films documentaries on African voices

    David Wachanga is searching for a past that was destroyed by war and silenced by fear.

    May 01, 2014

    Tracy O'Mara named student commencement speaker

    O'Mara is graduating with a major in communications with an emphasis in corporate health.

    May 01, 2014

    Spring commencement ceremonies set for May 17

    The proud moment is about to arrive for more than 1,400 UW-Whitewater students and their families.

    April 29, 2014

    Thermodata moves to Whitewater University Innovation Center

    The company develops and markets temperature-monitoring systems for a wide range of industries, including health care, food service, scientific research and public health.

    April 28, 2014

    Governor Walker, business leaders to celebrate entrepreneurship at UW-Whitewater forum

    UW-Whitewater and the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) are organizing the event, which takes place from 10 a.m - 1 p.m. in Timothy J. Hyland Hall, home to College of Business and Economics and USASBE headquarters.

    April 24, 2014

    Alumni Profile: Anthony Tranchita '94

    For his service, the Commissioned Officers' Association of the U.S. Public Health Service named Tranchita 2014 Scientist Responder of the Year.

    April 21, 2014

    UW-Whitewater student receives prestigious Goldwater Scholarship

    Andrew Phillips found a challenging academic environment at UW-Whitewater and helpful mentors who fueled his passion for medical science.

    April 21, 2014

    Champion marketers: UW-Whitewater AMA stays at the pinnacle

    For the 11th time in 36 years, UW-Whitewater AMA earned International Chapter of the Year honors at the national conference in New Orleans, April 10-12. About 350 chapters in North America participated.

    April 21, 2014

    Spreading Schopenhauer: Professor's biography of philosopher reaches global audience

    David Cartwright's definitive English-language biography of Schopenhauer, published in 2010 by Cambridge University Press, is now being translated into Chinese and Turkish.

    April 17, 2014

    Student success symposium set for April 21-22

    Four distinguished and award-winning education experts from across the U.S. will head to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater for the inaugural Student Success Symposium.

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