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March 2012

Urban farmer, author Will Allen to visit UW-Whitewater

March 23, 2012

Will Allen, founder of Growing Power will discuss the importance of bringing both healthy food and valuable knowledge to communities through sustainable gardens.


UW-Whitewater names global education director

March 22, 2012

Candace Chenoweth will oversee UW-Whitewater's study abroad and exchange agreements, international student and faculty immigration matters, and faculty-led travel studies.


Climbing for campers

March 22, 2012

Roche is embarking on a three-week fundraising expedition to climb Mount McKinley, North America's highest peak.


Student to ride bike 4,000 miles for cancer research

March 22, 2012

This summer, while some students will be working, interning or simply enjoying their break, Lee won't be doing any of those things. He'll be riding his bicycle more than 4,000 miles across the United States to join the fight against cancer.


Biology students awarded for superior influenza research

March 19, 2012

Harley Pyles and Seth Kemmeter are the only students from Wisconsin and among only 30 in the world to receive this recognition.


Students rally to support men’s basketball team

March 13, 2012

UW-Whitewater heads to Salem, VA to play for the national title.


Wheelchair basketball teams win national championships

March 12, 2012

With Paralympians and All-Americans on the rosters, the UW-Whitewater wheelchair basketball teams muscled to the top of the sport.


Nutritionist Marion Nestle breaks down "the Obesity Wars"

March 06, 2012

Members of the campus community are encouraged to expand their knowledge of the scientific and socioeconomic influences on food choice, obesity and food safety.


Innovation Center celebrates first anniversary

March 06, 2012

State, city and university leaders will join the business community on Wednesday, March 14, to celebrate the achievements of the Innovation Center at Whitewater University Technology Park.


Students march to remember civil rights struggles

March 05, 2012

The march begins at 1:15 p.m. Wednesday, March 7, at the Prairie Tillers mural on West Center Street in downtown Whitewater. Everyone is welcome to participate.


Creative professionals to visit campus, share career experience with students

March 05, 2012

Six professionals from the creative industry will be coming to campus on Monday, March 12 to share their stories and explain how they've taken their skills and talents to form successful careers.


Six student researchers to share their work at Capitol in Madison

March 02, 2012

At the "Posters in the Rotunda" event, students will share their original research with legislators and other state leaders.


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