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Be My (UC) Valentine? Now UC Us with Amy and Joe Humer

Meet Amy (Jahner) and Joe Humer, former UC employees in the Reservations Office. Amy and Joe both worked in the UC as undergrads at UW-Whitewater and were friends at the time. After graduating, they stayed close, and wound up getting married on May 5, 2014. In addition to spending time with their future spouses, Amy and […]

Getting U Connected: February 9, 2015

9 Ball Billiards Tournament On Tuesday, February 10 at 6:00 pm Warhawk Alley is hosting a 9 Ball Billiards Tournament. Entry is just $5, and there are prizes to be won! Sign up in Warhawk Alley!         Madden 15 Tournament On Tuesday, February 17 at 6:00 pm Warhawk Alley will be hosting […]

The Student Hack Handbook: 6 Academic Hacks to Improve Your GPA.

So you wanna shoot a 4.0, eh? In my experience, doing so isn’t nearly as hard or complex as the average naysayer would have you believe. In the collegiate world, easy GPA  improvement can be accomplished by implementing these simple strategies. (Hint: #6 is the most important) 1. – Remember to attend all finals and tests. […]

The Dilemma of the Overstocked T-Shirts

With another new semester upon us, we once again return back to campus stocked with school supplies, clothes, food (because my mom’s still not convinced I can cook for myself…not that I’m complaining about the free food!), and…an endless supply of  t-shirts? I’m not entirely sure how it happens, but at the beginning of each […]

Getting U Connected: January 26, 2015

Meal Plan Change Period Unsatisfied with your Spring 2015 meal plan? You are able to change it one time between Sunday, January 18, and Friday, January 30. Visit the HawkCard Office in UC 250 for more information or check out http://www.uww.edu/uc/hawkcard/meal-plans/change-a-meal-plan   N64 Super Smash Bros. Tournament Got game? On Tuesday, February 27 at 6:00 […]

Which Meal Plan is for Me?

By Laura Schoenike • @lauras2011 Let’s be honest…meal plans are confusing. How do you know which one is right for you, and that you’re getting the most for your money? First, choose which description sounds most like you, and we’ll lead you to the best meal plan for your dining habits! Keep in mind however, […]

Student Organizations: More Than Just a Resume Builder

There are a wide variety of student organizations here at UW-Whitewater. Some of the different types of student organizations here include: Sports Foreign Languages Politics Service Faith Greek Academically Connected Organizations Examples of some student organizations here on campus are American Marketing Association (AMA), SRHM (Society for Human Resource Management), Habitat for Humanity, Best Buddies, […]

My Last First

  Friends. This is a bittersweet day. It’s my “last first” day of school (as a undergraduate college student, anyway). The last time I’ll get books from Textbook Rental. The last time I’ll meander aimlessly through Hyland trying to find where room 2038 is (seriously, though…four years later, and I still don’t understand the numbering […]

Getting U Connected: January 20, 2015

Meal Plan Change Period Unsatisfied with your Spring 2015 meal plan? You are able to change it one time between Sunday, January 18, and Friday, January 30. Visit the HawkCard Office in UC 250 for more information or check out http://www.uww.edu/uc/hawkcard/meal-plans/change-a-meal-plan   HawkCard Office Extended Hours Have meal plan, Purple Point, or Dining Dollar questions? […]

5 Things I Wish I Wasn’t Bringing Back to School

Well, it’s coming to an end, Warhawks. In just a matter of days, we’ll all be back here on campus for another semester. While I’m definitely ready to rejoin my UW-W family for one final semester, I’m also completely dreading the entire packing/moving process of getting myself and my belongings back to Whitewater. You’d think […]

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