Students in the News

Whitewater Manager is inspiration

A.J. Bocchini is special Warhawk and is a member of the UW-Whitewater men's basketball team. Please Click HERE for the full Channell article and video on A.J.'s inspirational role on the Warhawks successful basketball team. 

Elizabeth and Katie are ROLE MODELs ON AND OFF THE COURT

Elizabeth Fideler and Katie Gruber were recently recognized for their accomplishments on and off the court at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.  Click HERE for the full Royal Purple article. 

Ms. Wheelchair Wisconsin Crowned!

Amy Bliele was crowned Ms. Wheelchair WI and will go on to compete for the USA title. Click HERE for the article from the Whitewater Banner

Students Travel to Yellowstone National Park

UW-Whitewater students are returning from a two-week trip to Yellowstone National Park. Though this is an annual field work opportunity, this was the first time students who use wheelchairs made the trek. Faculty and staff members spent months planning, researching, and preparing. Students used a portable, roll-out walkway to traverse the terrain, and participated in field discussions using laser pointers and other tools.

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UW-Whitewater Student Meets President Obama

"Still Thriving and Excelling Long After Helen Keller"

UW-Whitewater Graduates Discussing Their Careers and Choices

Produced by Nancy Christy Heinen for Pathways to Independence, the video below features University of Wisconsin-Whitewater graduates discussing their careers and choices.