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    September 30, 2014

    Boxes & Walls: An interactive diversity event

    The themes of the rooms will be: Disability, African-American, Latino/Latina, Gender, LGB, and Socio-Economic Status.

    September 29, 2014

    Potatoes contribute $522 million to Wisconsin's economy

    Portage, Waushara, Langlade and Adams counties top the list of potato-producing counties.

    September 24, 2014

    Sweet 16: Student wins top music education award, continues Warhawk tradition of excellence

    Percussionist Dominic Gischia is the 16th UW-Whitewater student to earn the Gaarder Award.

    September 23, 2014

    Changing the world with a pencil: Author Adam Braun kicks off lecture series at UW-Whitewater

    Braun is a New York Times best-selling author and the founder of Pencils of Promise.

    September 22, 2014

    Students invited to compete in Elevator Pitch contest

    The CEO Elevator Pitch Competition is a chance for students to give a 90-second sales pitch to hypothetical investors.

    September 19, 2014

    Theatre alums reunite to take on "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare"

    The four actors perform together this fall in “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare,” at the Milwaukee Chamber Theatre from Nov. 19 to Dec. 14, 2014.

    September 19, 2014

    Record enrollment at UW-Whitewater

    Preliminary numbers show 12,148 students enrolled in courses for the 2014-15 academic year, more than at any other time in the school's 146-year history.

    September 19, 2014

    Fall Undergraduate Research Day set for Sept. 24

    The event takes place from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Hamilton Room of the James R. Connor University Center.

    September 17, 2014

    UW-Whitewater student wins international water competition, university to host event in 2015

    Water Business is a dynamic and growing industry, and our students are solving world water issues.

    September 16, 2014

    Psychology professor brings expertise to China, returns with global perspective

    Tracey Scherr helped lead of a group of educators from the United States who traveled to southeast China to collaborate with and learn from people who teach there.

    September 15, 2014

    Campus lands $150,000 to support student internships

    The program -- the Innovation Corps -- aims to remove barriers that prevent some students from obtaining important experience.

    September 05, 2014

    Involvement Fair set for Sept. 10

    Over 175 student organizations and university departments will be present.

    September 05, 2014

    Sculpting faces: UW-Whitewater professor brings unique art performance to Australia

    It takes only minutes for Teri Frame to transform her clay-covered face into a sculpture.

    August 27, 2014

    Young alumna, former foster child wins national leadership honor

    Tiffany Lozoya was recently named an Outstanding Young Leader by FosterClub.

    August 26, 2014

    Deborah Blum to receive Chancellor's Regional Literary Award

    Blum will hold a reading and book signing from 7-9 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27, in Summers Auditorium.

    August 25, 2014

    "International Democracy" focus of UW-Whitewater's Fairhaven Lecture Series

    All lectures are free and open to the public and are held on Mondays at 3 p.m.

    August 25, 2014

    State of the University Address set for August 25

    The annual event marks the beginning of the academic year.

    August 06, 2014

    Maj. Gen. Marcia Anderson to speak at UW-Whitewater leadership event

    Both keynote addresses will take place in Timmerman Auditorium in Timothy J. Hyland Hall.

    August 04, 2014

    Awareness through art: UW-Whitewater alumni give back with Everett's Mugs

    Just a year after his birth, Everett was already having open-heart surgery at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin.

    August 04, 2014

    A perfect 33: UW-Whitewater's Society for Human Resource Management tops nation with award streak

    To receive the Superior Merit Award, a chapter must demonstrate that it does an exceptional job providing growth and development opportunities for its student members.

    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.

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