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Warhawk alumnus reaches summit of Mount Everest, makes history

June 27, 2016

A natural athlete, Jeffrey Glasbrenner discovered wheelchair basketball and found mentors and coaches who pushed him to succeed.


UW-Whitewater breaks ground on Mary Poppe Chrisman Success Center

June 10, 2016

The Mary Poppe Chrisman Success Center will house the UW-Whitewater Academic Support Center, serving thousands of students with tutorial and supplemental instruction and offering employment opportunities to hundreds of qualified learning assistants, or tutors.


TEACHING EXCELLENCE | Professor wins UW Regents award

June 02, 2016

On June 10, Susan Huss-Lederman will receive a Teaching Excellence Award from Board of Regents, the highest faculty recognition from the University of Wisconsin System.


PROGRAM EXCELLENCE | Counselor Education Program wins UW Regents award

June 02, 2016

The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents will award UW-Whitewater with its 2016 Teaching Excellence Award for academic programs and departments.


UW-Whitewater honored with two Regents excellence awards

June 02, 2016

UW-Whitewater honorees are Professor Susan Huss-Lederman and the Department of Counselor Education.


Medieval scholar garners international award

June 02, 2016

"The Manly Priest: Clerical Celibacy, Masculinity and Reform in England and Normandy 1066-1300," written by associate professor of history Jennifer Thibodeaux, was published in 2015 by the University of Pennsylvania Press.


UW-Whitewater partners with alumni on Janesville Business Challenge

May 25, 2016

A storefront in the heart of downtown Janesville is about to be transformed as part of a major renovation project spearheaded by University of Wisconsin-Whitewater alumni.


Metals and jewelry student Jason "JJ" Thomson forms art with meaning

May 11, 2016

Creating objects in copper, brass and sterling silver as an art student at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, Thomson learns more about his learning disability — and shares his journey with others.


In memory of Chancellor Emeritus James R. Connor

May 09, 2016

The former University of Wisconsin-Whitewater chancellor who served for 17 years and was widely respected and admired by faculty, students and the community alike, died Sunday, May 8.


50 Years of Teaching Excellence — Celebrating Dr. Clifford O'Beirne

May 09, 2016

O'Beirne has been the volunteer director of the NHVP since its inception in 1976.


Mentorship leads to passion for law enforcement career

May 02, 2016

Carley Fettig, a psychology major from Elkhorn, Wisconsin, serves as a University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Campus Service Officer – a non-sworn employee trained by police to provide patrol and safety measures to students, staff, faculty and visitors.


UW-Whitewater students focus on a lasting cure for worldwide blindness

May 02, 2016

Students in a University of Wisconsin-Whitewater student organization are reaching far to work with a London-based eye surgeon to combat — and potentially eradicate — blindness in Botswana and around the world.


Commencement set for May 14

April 29, 2016

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater will celebrate the achievements of its graduates Saturday, May 14, 2016, as proud families gather for spring commencement ceremonies.


University collaboration with sensor company yields mutual advantages

April 27, 2016

Founded in 2003, iButtonLink produces and distributes high-quality sensors and solutions that can be used for thousands of purposes, from food storage to field research.


Psychology major wins McGraw Award for Student Excellence

April 25, 2016

When psychology major Katie Barker isn’t in the classroom, she can be found serving as a mentor with the Research Apprenticeship Program, participating as a mentee in the Alumni Mentor Program, or playing intramural volleyball.


UW-Whitewater named a top workplace

April 24, 2016

The regional list, compiled by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, ranks public and private organizations based on employee surveys.


Make a Difference Day activities set for April 22

April 18, 2016

More than 200 students will partner with volunteers from Janesville and Whitewater to tackle several major projects in their respective cities.


UW-Whitewater Sales Team gets impressive results at national competition

April 18, 2016

The Warhawks placed fourth in the nation at the National Collegiate Sales Competition held April 1-4, 2016, at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, Georgia.


Live from Bermuda: Travel study course welcomes student via online video

April 18, 2016

When students file in for their Marketing 491 Travel Study class in Hyland Hall on Tuesday evenings, the chairs fill up quickly. Students talk excitedly about their upcoming trip to Belgium and the Netherlands. Instructors Sharon Roy and Curt Weber head to the front of the class to make the necessary arrangements for their student, Caleb, to join the class.


Visionary sets sights on a cure for blindness

April 17, 2016

Students in a University of Wisconsin-Whitewater student organization are reaching far to work with a London-based eye surgeon to combat - and potentially eradicate - blindness in Botswana.


Pulitzer Prize-winning author of "The Sixth Extinction" to speak on campus

April 11, 2016

Elizabeth Kolbert will be the featured speaker on Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at 7 p.m. in the Young Auditorium.


Geology student wins prestigious Goldwater scholarship

April 11, 2016

Melanie Sorman, a young geologist at UW-Whitewater, is already garnering recognition and awards for her research work and academic achievements.


Workers break ground on Student Success Center

April 11, 2016

Construction is expected to wrap-up on this state- and gift-funded project in December 2016.


American Marketing Association's reign continues

April 11, 2016

The honor marks the program's 13th overall title in 38 years.


UW-Whitewater celebrates 148th anniversary with Founders Day awards

April 10, 2016

The annual Founders Day event, which will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 16, in the James R. Connor University Center, includes the presentation of scholarships to outstanding UW-Whitewater juniors.


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