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Film Screening – “Deepsouth” Nov. 30

There will be a screening of the film “Deepsouth” on Wed., Nov. 30, at noon (running time about 72 minutes) in the University Center’s Warhawk Connection Center. You can read a brief synopsis of the film online at its web … Continue reading

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Cool off – Fans available to Walworth County residents

Andersen Library is one of Walworth County’s cooling centers,* and in partnership with the county Division of Public Health, has free box fans to distribute to individuals who do not have other means to remain cool. Fans are available from … Continue reading

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5th Annual Wellfest – March 13

Working for Whitewater’s Wellness (W3) is hosting its 5th Annual Wellfest this weekend, March 13 from 1:00-4:00pm at Whitewater High School.  There is no cost to attend. Over 40 exhibitors will participate in a resource fair, featuring health screenings, personal … Continue reading

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Community health opportunities

Whitewater is a great place to be active and get outdoors. Depending on the season, there are great opportunities for hiking, snowboarding, skiing, hang-gliding, golf ing or mini-golfing, paint-balling, or canoeing. Links are available HERE for more information about these activities. … Continue reading

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Healthy Eating & Nutrition

UW-W is committed to helping you make positive choices when it comes to nutrition. University Health and Counseling Services hosts a bi-weekly “Try-It Tuesday” event at the Andersen Library to offer free samples of snack foods to help give students … Continue reading

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Keep yourself healthy

Washing your hands is important, but doing so in a high traffic space like the Library, can be even more important. Did you know that we have sanitizing wipes available to clean off study space and computer areas? We also … Continue reading

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Finding Balance at Andersen Library

If you are looking to start this new semester off right, stay tuned. For the next six weeks, we are sharing helpful information about how to take advantage of health & wellness resources on campus. Check out healthy tips all … Continue reading

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Pet Therapy Dogs @ Andersen Library

Pet therapy dogs are scheduled to visit Andersen Library several times during Fall Semester, so check the dates and plan to get a dog fix regularly! It’s an excellent study break! Noon to 2pm on these dates in September: Monday, … Continue reading

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MERS

MERS is in the news. What is it? Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) is a viral respiratory illness identified in Saudi Arabia in 2012. The three cases that have occurred in the U.S. were two people who had traveled to … Continue reading

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Pickleball, anyone? 3rd annual Wellfest!

The Working for Whitewater’s Wellness coalition’s 3rd annual Wellfest will be on Sun. Mar. 9, noon-3pm, at Whitewater High School. It’s free! There’s something here for everyone! Choose from boot camp, Zumba, Pickleball, sports activities provided by UW-Whitewater athletes, healthy … Continue reading

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