Kudos to graduate students Alicia Waring, Chelsey Schulenburg, Jenny Scherer and Dorian Anderson, who have been accepted to attend the highly competitive NCAA 2018 Emerging Leaders Seminar, Jan. 24-26, 2018, at the NCAA national office in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Kudos to Beth John, director of first year experience, who won the ACPA Multiracial Network Anniversary Award, which recognizes individuals who have demonstrated leadership in advancing multiracial awareness in higher education.
Kudos to S.A. Welch, associate professor of communication, who has been appointed as student recruitment and mentoring program coordinator for the International Listening Association.
Kudos to UW-Whitewater, which will share in a $150,000 grant from the National Association of System Heads. The grant will be used to advance the UW System’s work on making high-impact educational practices (first-year seminars, learning communities, service learning, research with faculty, internships and field experiences, study abroad, and culminating senior-year experiences) available to underrepresented minority, low-income, and first-generation students.
Kudos to Susan Elrod, provost and executive vice chancellor for academic affairs, who served as an adviser, from inception to completion, to the California State University System project "Creating a Unified Community of Support: Increasing Success for Underrepresented Students in STEM." Read more »