Archive

February 2012

Faces of Freedom Summer

February 27, 2012

Photographer Herbert Randall brings his dramatic and historic photos of Mississippi civil rights efforts to Crossman Gallery.


Landing Your Dream Job on Social Media

February 24, 2012

Alumnus Chris Eichman returns to campus to show students how to use Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to start their careers.


Open enrollment makes schools more competitive, study says

February 21, 2012

Wisconsin's open enrollment program is creating competition between schools and resulting in higher test scores, according to a new study by David Welsch, assistant professor of economics at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.


Students honor black Americans through captivating performances

February 16, 2012

The program, sponsored by the Black Student Union, will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23, in the University Center Hamilton Room.


Chemistry students promise explosive presentation

February 15, 2012

Underwater fireworks and levitating aluminum boats are just some of the amazing experiments that will be performed at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Chemistry Demo.


Warhawks featured prominently in WIAC artwork

February 15, 2012

To celebrate its 100th anniversary, the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference commissioned artwork by photo-realism artist Tim Cortes.


Honors, Undergraduate Research, Student Success have a new home

February 15, 2012

Popular student programs will move in to a new space in Andersen Library.


Business advice offered in Jefferson, Sauk and Columbia counties

February 14, 2012

Small and mid-size businesses in Jefferson, Sauk and Columbia counties are being offered expert advice from business outreach centers at UW-Whitewater and their counterpart in Madison.


International dinner to provide flavorful experience

February 13, 2012

The evening will feature dishes from 13 countries and entertainment such as skits, singing, dancing and live music.


LEAP Day

February 13, 2012

An unusual celebration during this leap year at UW-Whitewater will mark the campus success of LEAP, a national effort to improve learning and teaching.


Students stage powerful Italian opera

February 10, 2012

"The Coronation of Poppea" is a story of power, desire and conspiracy told through beautiful music.


The Origin of Whales - Darwin Day

February 02, 2012

The fascinating and complex story of whale evolution will be explored on Feb. 9 as UW-Whitewater celebrates Darwin Day.


Looking to hire: Employers visit campus to recruit students

February 02, 2012

More than 60 companies and organizations will visit campus for the Multicultural Career Fair, offering students jobs and internships.


Veteran, activist to discuss women in the military

February 01, 2012

Former U.S. Army sergeant and Arabic linguist Kayla Williams comes to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater on Feb. 6.


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