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Racine’s Ford Named Conference Athlete of the Week at UW-Whitewater

WHITEWATER– Dwayne Ford, a native of Racine, WI, and student-athlete at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, was one of seven Warhawks who were named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Kwik Trip Athletes of the Week for their performances from March 22-28. Matt O’Sullivan (Sugar Grove, Ill./Kaneland) of the baseball team is now a three-time WIAC Pitcher of […]

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UW-Whitewater Department of Theatre/Dance Takes on a Digital Medium for “DanceScapes ’21”

WHITEWATER, WI — The following students are part of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Department of Theatre/Dance first-ever digital production of “DanceScapes ’21.” The event debuts at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 30. This year’s concert features work from artistic director and professor Barbara Grubel, award-winning guest artist Li Chiao Ping, faculty members Amy Slater and Piper […]

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Racine’s Gray Jr Named Conference Athlete of the Week for UW-Whitewater Swimming and Diving

WHITEWATER, WI– Simeon Gray Jr, a native of Racine, WI, and freshman on the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater men’s swimming and diving team, has been named a Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Kwik Trip Athlete of the Week in men’s diving for the second time this season based on his performance during the week of March 1-7, […]

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Cameron Hansen graduates from UW-Whitewater

WHITEWATER, WI– Cameron Hansen from Union Grove, WI, earned a degree from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at winter commencement on December 19, 2021. Hansen graduated with an Associate of Arts in liberal arts. More than 846 graduates graduated in a virtual ceremony. The graduating class included 61 veterans, 6 international students, and 128 nontraditional undergraduate […]

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UW-Whitewater Graduates at 2020 Winter Commencement

WHITEWATER, WI– The following students earned degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at winter commencement on December 19, 2020. Burlington, WI, — Valerie Auseth graduated with a Master of Science Education in professional studies Waterford, WI, — Michael Bloom graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting Mount Pleasant, WI, — Adam Braley graduated […]

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UW-Whitewater inducts 2021 student government senate

WHITEWATER, WI — The following individuals were inducted as student government senators at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Racine, WI: Austin May, who is studying General Management Racine, WI: Allyson Weisbrod, who is studying sociology Elections were held in the fall of 2021, and 16 new members were inducted for the 2021 calendar year. WSG Senators […]

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Racine’s Gray Jr. Earns Spot on 2021 UW-Whitewater Men’s Swimming and Diving Roster

Simeon Gray Jr., a native of Racine, WI, and graduate of Racine Case High School, will compete for the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater men’s swimming and diving team during the 2021 season, which begins this weekend. Gray Jr., a freshman at UW-Whitewater, is majoring in music. The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater men’s and women’s swimming and diving […]

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Racine’s Ford Earns Spot on 2021 UW-Whitewater Men’s Track and Field Roster

Dwayne Ford, a native of Racine, WI, and graduate of Case High School, will compete for the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater men’s track and field team during the 2021 season, which begins this weekend. Ford, a senior at UW-Whitewater, is majoring in physical education. The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater men’s and women’s track and field teams begin […]

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Racine’s Wood Earns Spot on 2021 UW-Whitewater Women’s Basketball Roster

Adriana Wood, a native of Racine, WI, and graduate of Horlick High School, will compete for the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater women’s basketball team during the 2021 season, which begins next week. Wood, a senior at UW-Whitewater, is majoring in psychology. The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater women’s basketball team, the defending Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference champion, begins […]

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Racine’s Mertins Earns Spot on 2021 UW-Whitewater Bowling Roster

Caitlin Mertins, a native of Racine, WI, and graduate of Park High School, will compete for the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater bowling team during the 2021 season, which begins this weekend. Mertins, a junior at UW-Whitewater, is majoring in elementary education. The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater bowling team will begin an unprecedented season in an unprecedented way, […]

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Roster set for 2020-21 UW-Whitewater resident assistants

The following students have been trained and certified to be University of Wisconsin-Whitewater resident assistants for the 2020-21 academic year. Racine, WI – Sean Steinbach, who is majoring in physical education Union Grove, WI – Zachary Knudtson, who is majoring in finance Racine, Wis. – Andrew Patterson, who is majoring in Business Management; Finance Mount […]

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UW-Whitewater announces Dean’s List

The following local students were named to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Dean’s List for the 2020 spring semester. Caledonia, WI: Gabrielle BoldtBurlington, WI: Amy O’Brien These students have demonstrated their academic abilities by receiving a grade point average of 3.4 or above in a single semester. “Dean’s List honorees have shown an outstanding dedication to […]

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Mount Pleasant’s Ford Earns All-America Honors for UW-Whitewater Track and Field

Dwayne Ford, a native of Mount Pleasant, WI, and member of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater track and field program, was one of 12 Warhawks who garnered All-America accolades for the 2020 indoor season from the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. Honorees from the men’s team include seniors Alex Duff (Oregon, […]

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UW-Whitewater awards more than $2.3 million in scholarships for 2019-20

“Our scholarship winners represent the very best in academic, co-curricular and service excellence across all of our colleges and departments,” said Greg Rutzen, interim president of the UW-Whitewater Foundation. “We’re grateful to the many people and organizations – past and present – who have generously donated funds to make these awards a reality. Some of […]