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UW-Parkside awarded $1.2 million to assist adult degree seekers

SOMERS — The University of Wisconsin-Parkside has been awarded a $1.2 million U.S. Department of Education grant to establish a new Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) aimed at helping more of the region’s adults complete four-year college degrees. The EOC project, being launched this fall, aims to serve 850 participants annually. It will be housed at […]

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UW-Whitewater School of Theatre and Dance: ‘Perfect Wedding’ opens Oct. 11, features local students

WHITEWATER, WI — The following students are members of UW-Whitewater’s production of “Perfect Wedding.” The production will run at Barnett Theatre in the Greenhill Center of the Arts, Oct. 11-14 at 7:30 p.m. and Oct. 15-16 at 2 p.m. Mount Pleasant Core Miller, from Mount Pleasant, is studying Theatre at the UW-Whitewater School of Theatre […]

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UW-Whitewater names 3 resident assistants from Racine County

WHITEWATER, WI — The following local students have been named resident assistants at UW-Whitewater for the 2022-23 academic year. Burlington Cameron Schrader, who is studying Media Arts and Game Development Racine Kymberli Morgan, who is studying Biology Mount Pleasant Dalon Williams, who is studying Media Arts and Game Development RAs are student staff members who […]

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Area football athletes make impact on State All-Star games in Oshkosh

Area high school athletes made their mark this past Saturday as they took on one more opportunity at playing high school-level football. Kenosha St. Joe’s DeAndre Baptiste, as well as Kenosha Bradford’s Christian Crump among others, seized that opportunity and raised money for a good cause on Saturday in the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association All-Star […]

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Warhawks fall in conference tournament title game, await NCAA bid

UW-Eau Claire used a 25-point free throw advantage over the Warhawks and got a big 31-point performance from Jessie Ruden to earn the automatic bid to the NCAA tournament on Friday night. Ruden scored 31 points and the Blugolds shot 28-for-31 from the free-throw line as they defeated UW-Whitewater 77-63 in the WIAC Conference Tournament […]

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Lambert posts career-high as Warhawks reach WIAC semifinal

Racine St. Cat’s graduate Elijah Lambert played a big role as the UW-Whitewater Men’s Basketball team advanced to the semifinal round of the WIAC tournament on Tuesday night. Lambert had a career-high 25 points in the Warhawks’ 72-49 win over UW-River Falls at home.  “Great game defensively and offensively as he rebounded well,” UW-Whitewater Men’s […]

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Racine County 2021 UW-Whitewater Winter Graduates

WHITEWATER, WIS. – The UW-Whitewater winter commencement was held on Dec. 18, 2021. More than 762 students crossed the stage to receive their degrees at the ceremony, held at Kachel Fieldhouse in the Williams Center. The graduating class included 4 international students, 71 military veterans and 168 nontraditional students, defined as undergraduate students who are […]