September 2012

    September 28, 2012

    Professor wins National Science Foundation grant for work in computer vision

    A UW-Whitewater professor is working to teach computers to recognize images and group them based on content.

    September 26, 2012

    Pathway program wins UW System grant to help students

    Pathway for Success is an academic support system for students at risk of failure. Many participants are first-generation or minority students with lower-than-average ACT scores and high school GPAs of 2.75 or lower.

    September 24, 2012

    Explosive tap water: Filmmaker Josh Fox explores the risks of fracking in "Gasland" lecture

    The fall 2012 Contemporary Issues Lecture Series begins at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 1, in the Young Auditorium.

    September 24, 2012

    John Hildebrand to receive UW-Whitewater Chancellor's Regional Literary Award

    Hildebrand will be honored for his outstanding nonfiction works, "Mapping the Farm: The Chronicles of a Family" and "Reading the River: A Voyage Down the Yukon."

    September 20, 2012

    Record enrollment at UW-Whitewater

    The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater student enrollment for fall 2012 is a record 12,034 students.

    September 17, 2012

    Professor invited to world-renowned art show

    Xiaohong Zhang, known for her artistry in paper cutting, has been selected to participate in the 2012 Beijing International Art Biennale.

    September 17, 2012

    UW-Whitewater named military-friendly school

    Campus policies help students cope with military training requirements and sudden deployments, and staff expertise on education benefits has won state-wide recognition.

    September 13, 2012

    Fall Undergraduate Research Day set for Sept. 20

    More than 40 students from all four colleges will be participating in the event, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. in the James R. Connor University Center Hamilton Room.

    September 12, 2012

    Freedom Summer activists to share civil rights experiences

    In 1964, they faced death threats in the name of justice. Now, they're coming to campus to tell their stories.

    September 10, 2012

    Lecture series to explore Nov. elections

    Presentations by UW-Whitewater faculty members explore what the campaigns this year reveal about the American public, analyzing how the electoral process reflects popular sentiment and how elections shape the electorate's choices.

    September 10, 2012

    Warhawks win Paralympic medals

    UW-Whitewater athletes left with gold and bronze reminders of the thrilling 2012 Paralympic Games.

    September 05, 2012

    Music professor wins prestigious commission for original work

    Jeff Herriott's composition will premeire at UW-Whitewater.

    September 04, 2012

    artWORK: Perspectives of work and labor on display at Crossman Gallery

    The exhibit examines work and labor from a variety of perspectives, including immigrant laborers, miners and cowboys.

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