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Program that inspires students in STEM wins statewide diversity award

October 11, 2018

Program that inspires students in STEM wins the 2018 Ann Lydecker Educational Diversity Award from the Wisconsin State Council on Affirmative Action. Members of the Warhawk family will accept the award on Oct. 25 at the state capitol in Madison.

UW-Whitewater to be part of the Blackhawk Community Credit Union new headquarters

October 04, 2018

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater will find an additional home in downtown Janesville to complement the UW-Whitewater at Rock County Campus when the Blackhawk Community Credit Union headquarters opens.

Generous UW-Whitewater gift to expand collaborations in Rock County

September 27, 2018

Philanthropists Quint and Rishy Studer are again making a substantial donation to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. The most recent gift will expand the collaborations between the university and businesses in Rock County.

Record number of degrees awarded, record retention and graduation rates at UW-Whitewater

September 25, 2018

With the new academic year under way at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, preliminary numbers show the freshman-to-sophomore retention rate for fall 2018 is a record 81.9 percent. UW-Whitewater is also graduating more students than ever before.

Alumnus Andrew Baldwin wins alma mater lyrics contest

August 27, 2018

A 2014 graduate, Baldwin is the winner of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater alma mater lyrics contest, which was coordinated in conjunction with the campus’s 150th anniversary.

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Chancellor Kopper kicked off the new semester with her annual State of the University Address at Young Auditorium. She previewed the year ahead, celebrated recent achievements and honored many faculty, staff and students for their contributions to the Warhwak family.

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View photos of the new faculty and staff breakfast and the chancellor's State of the University Address.

Mary Htoo video Watch video »

A powerful reminder of the transformative work we do: the story of a refugee from Southeast Asia who overcame great odds and is now a UW-Whitewater student studying international relations.