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    October 13, 2015

    Wisconsin third-best state for health care efficiency

    A UW-Whitewater study shows how high-quality care boosts efficiency, patient satisfaction, better outcomes.

    October 11, 2015

    Changing lives: Wheels to Whitewater program gives prospective students a taste of the Warhawk experience

    The Wheels to Whitewater Program works with high schools to provide underrepresented minority students the opportunity to visit UW-Whitewater to tour campus, meet with college students and learn about the admissions and financial aid processes.

    October 09, 2015

    Music professor composes film score for upcoming Kurt Russell western

    "Bone Tomahawk," an American horror western written and directed by Zahler and featuring a score co-composed by Herriott and Zahler, premiered Oct. 1 at the Fantastic Fest film festival in Austin, Texas.

    October 07, 2015

    Boxes & Walls: The Oppression Experience runs Oct. 11-15

    Boxes and Walls can best be described as an interactive Haunted House. Instead of walking through rooms full of ghouls and ghosts, the participants walk through various experiences of diversity and oppression.

    October 03, 2015

    Ozalle Toms: Diversity advocate, passionate teacher

    On Oct. 9, the University of Wisconsin System will recognize Toms as one of this year’s winners of the Outstanding Women of Color in Education Award.

    October 02, 2015

    View from the sky: UW-Whitewater students launch drone to capture city market's impact

    Work is underway to move the stone gates 75 feet north of their current location near Main Street.

    September 28, 2015

    Historic stone gate to be relocated, time capsule discovered

    Work is underway to move the stone gates 75 feet north of their current location near Main Street.

    September 28, 2015

    Higher Learning Commission to visit campus Oct. 5-7

    For UW-Whitewater, it's time to renew accreditation with the Higher Learning Commission.

    September 17, 2015

    Undergraduate Research Day is Sept. 24

    More than 40 students have been working diligently to present a wide array of projects varying from science, sociology, psychology and even art.

    September 17, 2015

    UW-Whitewater alumna endows major visual arts fund

    The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Department of Art and Design received a $1 million gift from alumna Annette (Derge) Schuh '71 and her husband Dale.

    September 16, 2015

    Record enrollment at UW-Whitewater

    The preliminary enrollment figure, taken on the 10th day of classes, shows that UW-Whitewater has 12,325 students.

    September 08, 2015

    Vice chancellor selected for Fulbright seminar

    The highly selective two-week group seminar takes place October 10-24 and focuses on German higher education for American university, college and community college administrators.

    August 18, 2015

    Children's book project blends business and charity

    A University of Wisconsin-Whitewater marketing alumnus is a newly minted children's book author and entrepreneur.

    July 20, 2015

    Making innovation happen: Q&A with lecturer John DeGraff

    DeGraff, a lecturer in marketing, is looking to take regional entrepreneurship to the next level.

    June 24, 2015

    UW-Whitewater faculty secure $400,000 grant to explore minority banking

    The research effort will focus on determining best practices for banks to serve disadvantaged minority communities.

    June 15, 2015

    UW-Whitewater named a top workplace

    For five consecutive years, UW-Whitewater has been named at Top Workplace in southeast Wisconsin by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

    June 08, 2015

    Student entrepreneur wins first prize at Wisconsin Governor's Business Plan Contest

    Derric Francis, an accounting and finance major from Rio, Wisconsin, said the competition was extremely thrilling.

    May 26, 2015

    Beverly Kopper named 16th chancellor

    UW System President Ray Cross announced today that Beverly Kopper, provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs, will succeed Richard Telfer as chancellor on July 1.

    May 20, 2015

    Take a free online philosophy class this summer in a virtual world

    Sit in on class from the comfort of your own home. No traveling. No cost. No grades. No credits.

    May 18, 2015

    Students, instructor assist county sheriff in investigation

    Two University of Wisconsin-Whitewater students and their instructor received a civilian service award from the Walworth County Sheriff's Office

    May 11, 2015

    Students headed to Italy to perform in operas

    This summer experience will immerse students in Italian language lessons, voice lessons, professional performance and culture.

    May 11, 2015

    Art student wins Tiffany & Co. scholarship, accepted to selective grad school

    Neta Ron, a senior art major with an emphasis in metalsmithing at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, will receive her BFA on May 16.

    May 11, 2015

    Empowering entrepreneurs: Student Chamber of Commerce awards first grant

    SCOC is giving students the resources to take their business ideas and turn them into a reality.

    May 10, 2015

    Off to New York: Student wins prestigious writing scholarship

    Carlos Melendez won a scholarship to attend Skidmore College's Summer Writers Institute.

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