Archive

April 2014

Thermodata moves to Whitewater University Innovation Center

April 29, 2014

The company develops and markets temperature-monitoring systems for a wide range of industries, including health care, food service, scientific research and public health.


Governor Walker, business leaders to celebrate entrepreneurship at UW-Whitewater forum

April 28, 2014

UW-Whitewater and the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) are organizing the event, which takes place from 10 a.m - 1 p.m. in Timothy J. Hyland Hall, home to College of Business and Economics and USASBE headquarters.


Alumni Profile: Anthony Tranchita '94

April 24, 2014

For his service, the Commissioned Officers' Association of the U.S. Public Health Service named Tranchita 2014 Scientist Responder of the Year.


UW-Whitewater student receives prestigious Goldwater Scholarship

April 21, 2014

Andrew Phillips found a challenging academic environment at UW-Whitewater and helpful mentors who fueled his passion for medical science.


Champion marketers: UW-Whitewater AMA stays at the pinnacle

April 21, 2014

For the 11th time in 36 years, UW-Whitewater AMA earned International Chapter of the Year honors at the national conference in New Orleans, April 10-12. About 350 chapters in North America participated.


Spreading Schopenhauer: Professor's biography of philosopher reaches global audience

April 21, 2014

David Cartwright's definitive English-language biography of Schopenhauer, published in 2010 by Cambridge University Press, is now being translated into Chinese and Turkish.


Student success symposium set for April 21-22

April 17, 2014

Four distinguished and award-winning education experts from across the U.S. will head to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater for the inaugural Student Success Symposium.


Main Street construction

April 16, 2014

Travelers may encounter a detour due to road work on the main artery through the city of Whitewater.


UW-Whitewater celebrates 146th anniversary with Founders Day awards

April 10, 2014

The event will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 26, in the James R. Connor University Center.


Make a Difference Day activities set for April 25-26

April 10, 2014

An upcoming event will provide a chance to enjoy spring, and make a difference in not one, but two communities.


Advocate of electric cars to give public lecture at UW-Whitewater

April 09, 2014

Chris Paine, an entrepreneur and advocate of sustainable methods of transportation, will give a speech titled "How Many Light Bulbs Does It Take to Plug In an Electric Car?"


Symposium offers students insight into corporate and health communications careers

April 07, 2014

The UW-Whitewater Communication Department is sponsoring the second-annual Corporate and Health Communication Symposium.


Geography student wins McGraw Award for Student Excellence

April 07, 2014

Ashley Vedvig today hopes to use her energy, passion and UW-Whitewater education to help others in the path of disaster.


UW-Whitewater professor performs in China in international water ski show competition

April 07, 2014

Rowand Robinson has been a water skier since he was five years old and now has more than four decades of experience.


Entrepreneurs compete for $10,000

April 07, 2014

Finalists will make their best pitches and compete for $10,000 in cash on Wednesday, April 9, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. in the James R. Connor University Center Old Main Ballroom.


Gymnast makes history, qualifies for NCAA championships

April 04, 2014

Fiorilli's all-around score of 38.75 set a program record. She became the first UW-Whitewater student-athlete to win the crown.


Symphonic Wind Ensemble to perform at Chicago Symphony Center

April 01, 2014

Student musicians and their faculty mentors are preparing for another high-profile engagement.


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