News and Events

32nd Annual MLK Commemorative Event

Wednesday, January 31st
3:30pm-5pm | UC Hamilton Room

Southeast Asian Heritage Lecture Series

Thursday, February 22nd
3:30pm-4:30pm | TBD

TRIO Recognition Day

Saturday, February 24th
All day | UC 275/259/Hamilton Room

Recent News

Winter commencement set for Dec. 16

December 11, 2017

The event marks the first time in its almost 150-year history that the university will confer a doctoral degree. Ten students will receive their doctorate of business administration, or DBA.


Campus awarded $1.2 million to support McNair Scholars

September 18, 2017

Over the years, McNair has assisted first generation, low-income, and traditionally underrepresented students in pursuing graduate education by engaging them in research projects and other scholarly activities.


Campus invests in student success

July 25, 2017

Students will soon get to experience a vibrant new learning space on the UW-Whitewater campus. Named in honor of an alumna, the Mary Poppe Chrisman Success Center will serve thousands of students with tutorial and supplemental instruction.


LaVar Charleston named assistant vice chancellor of student diversity, engagement and success

July 05, 2017

Charleston serves as assistant director and a senior research associate at Wisconsin's Equity and Inclusion Laboratory (Wei LAB) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and serves as the coordinator for the LAB's research and evaluation division.


UW-Whitewater to distribute more than $300,000 in emergency aid to students

June 21, 2017

The grant will pay emergency expenses for individual low-income students, up to $1,000, for anything from dental work to childcare expenses.