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    August 18, 2015

    Children's book project blends business and charity

    A University of Wisconsin-Whitewater marketing alumnus is a newly minted children's book author and entrepreneur.

    July 20, 2015

    Making innovation happen: Q&A with lecturer John DeGraff

    DeGraff, a lecturer in marketing, is looking to take regional entrepreneurship to the next level.

    June 24, 2015

    UW-Whitewater faculty secure $400,000 grant to explore minority banking

    The research effort will focus on determining best practices for banks to serve disadvantaged minority communities.

    June 15, 2015

    UW-Whitewater named a top workplace

    For five consecutive years, UW-Whitewater has been named at Top Workplace in southeast Wisconsin by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

    June 08, 2015

    Student entrepreneur wins first prize at Wisconsin Governor's Business Plan Contest

    Derric Francis, an accounting and finance major from Rio, Wisconsin, said the competition was extremely thrilling.

    May 26, 2015

    Beverly Kopper named 16th chancellor

    UW System President Ray Cross announced today that Beverly Kopper, provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs, will succeed Richard Telfer as chancellor on July 1.

    May 20, 2015

    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 18, 2015

    Students, instructor assist county sheriff in investigation

    Two University of Wisconsin-Whitewater students and their instructor received a civilian service award from the Walworth County Sheriff's Office

    May 11, 2015

    Students headed to Italy to perform in operas

    This summer experience will immerse students in Italian language lessons, voice lessons, professional performance and culture.

    May 11, 2015

    Art student wins Tiffany & Co. scholarship, accepted to selective grad school

    Neta Ron, a senior art major with an emphasis in metalsmithing at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, will receive her BFA on May 16.

    May 11, 2015

    Empowering entrepreneurs: Student Chamber of Commerce awards first grant

    SCOC is giving students the resources to take their business ideas and turn them into a reality.

    May 10, 2015

    Off to New York: Student wins prestigious writing scholarship

    Carlos Melendez won a scholarship to attend Skidmore College's Summer Writers Institute.

    May 10, 2015

    Capes for kids: Business students create service learning project

    Using sewing templates for spiders, hearts, stars and super hero insignia, UW-Whitewater business students created capes for children's hospital patients in Wisconsin and around the world.

    May 04, 2015

    MAGD Expo: A Walk Through the Interactive World of Entertainment

    The event will be capped with a keynote presentation by Dan Norton, chief creative director and founding partner of Filament Games.

    May 03, 2015

    Warhawk softball complex dedicated to women's athletics pioneer Marty van Steenderen

    The two-story building, which broke ground in mid-September, will eventually house a full press box, coaches’ office, restrooms and the UW-Whitewater locker room.

    May 01, 2015

    UW-Whitewater chancellor finalists named

    The five candidates will participate in a series of public forums listed below, offering opportunities for faculty, staff, students and community members to interact directly with the finalists.

    May 01, 2015

    Commencement set for May 16

    Our Warhawk family will gather to honor 1,634 graduates. The event will be streamed live online.

    April 30, 2015

    Award-winning counselor wants every student to be a happy camper

    Koenecke embodies the College of Education and Professional Studies' mission to nurture leaders who are active agents of change.

    April 27, 2015

    Personal is powerful: Vanessa Roberts brings presentation on identity to UW-Whitewater

    The presentation is the final event in a series called "A Conversation on Race: A 50-Year Retrospective," which aims to foster a sustained campus-wide conversation that examines, educates and opens dialogue on race and race relations past and present.

    April 27, 2015

    Raechel Liska named student commencement speaker

    Liska is the winner of numerous awards and scholarships and her grades are beyond reproach. She is graduating with a perfect 4.0 GPA

    April 26, 2015

    Nickolas Butler to receive Chancellor's Regional Literary Award

    He will be honored for his novel "Shotgun Lovesongs," which tells the story of five childhood friends living in and out of a small town in northwest Wisconsin.

    April 25, 2015

    Campus awarded silver ranking in sustainability

    UW-Whitewater is celebrating sustainability achievements while aspiring to be even greener.

    April 20, 2015

    Women's club volleyball team wins national championship

    The tournament consisted of five women's divisions, with UW-Whitewater competing in DI AAA.

    April 13, 2015

    Music professor debuts original composition at national festival

    When Christian Ellenwood received a commission to compose a quintet for clarinet and strings from Vandoren, a major musical instrument manufacturer, he wanted to craft a piece that any person could relate to.

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