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Don’t be a Hallo-weenie

Tis the season  be spooky! It’s that time of year again; watching scary movies, carving pumpkins, and stuffing your face with candy. Let’s not forget about the haunted houses though. There are three haunted amusements close by that will leave you trembling. Dr. Scary’s Haunted House is located in Fort Atkinson. This place covers over […]

Old & New: Homecoming for You!

The buzz about homecoming brings excitement, involvement, and spirit all over campus.  UW-Whitewater’s homecoming tradition has been around since 1951…that’s a 63-year-old tradition!  Student orgs, res halls, and Greeks compete for both spirit and championship cups over the week of homecoming.  With the help of Homecoming Steering Committee Chair, Amanda, and Jan Bilgen, Associate Director […]

I Need a Job!

It’s that time of the semester…summer savings are running out, the holiday season is upon us, and you need a job to balance out your bank account. You’re in luck! The UC is hiring for spring semester. Hold it, the UC is much more than cash in your pocket. Let’s see if I can convince […]

Getting U Connected: October 20, 2014

#intheUC What are you up to in the UC this semester? Let us know on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram using #intheUC. There are prizes to be won! You can also give us your comments at the UC survey at http://uwwhitewater.co1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_0TaRzPEDt2ZbTmd       The UC is Hiring for Spring 2014 Attention Warhawks! The UC is hiring […]

Pinterest Panic!

Ahh yes, the glorious time-waster we call Pinterest.  Some may even consider it an addiction.  It’s a great tool for organizing and saving great ideas so that you can come back to them later and carry them out.  Except, let’s be honest, we rarely ever go back and actually do what we pinned. I took […]

What to do About WotA?!

By Ian Grisham World of the Arts is a class that many students have to take for their General Education requirement. As many people know, once they are in the class, they need to attend some events in the Center of the Arts building. There is a fee that goes along with this too that […]

Getting U Connected: October 6, 2014

#intheUC What are you up to in the UC this semester? Let us know on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram using #intheUC. There are prizes to be won! You can also give us your comments at the UC survey at http://uwwhitewater.co1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_0TaRzPEDt2ZbTmd       “Oaxaca Reflections” in Roberta’s Art Gallery From September 22-October 10, 2014, Roberta’s Art […]

I’m a My Meals Believer

By Laura Schoenike • @lauras2011 I’ll admit it. I was a doubter, a non-believer in meal plans. In fact, I was pretty convinced that they were just some ploy designed to make college cost more than it already does. So then how, exactly, am I a senior and using a meal plan? Two words for […]

Meal Plan Mania

By Andy Greene The school year is underway and students are finally starting to settle into their meal plans, but there are still many students with questions on the different choices and what’s available with those options. The first thing to know is that there are three different kinds of meal plan options available to […]

Getting U Connected: September 8, 2014

Welcome back, Warhawks! We are very excited to have you on campus.  Every Monday we will be posting exciting events and updates for you.  Here is what is going on this week! HawkCard Online Office Ever needed to visit the HawkCard Office when they weren’t open? Not to worry, now they can be open 24/7 […]

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