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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 […]

Words of Wisdom: Fall 2014 Graduating & Leaving Student Employees

Ends of semesters always seem to be quite bittersweet here in the UC. We’re happy to celebrate the accomplishments of another semester, but we’re sad to see the student employees who will be graduating/moving on to other accomplishments leave. We know they’ll always be part of our UC family, though, so before they left, we […]

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot like the Holidays!

Upon walking into the University Center, students are greeted with gleaming Christmas trees (17 trees to be exact), garland, and other holiday décor! Here at UW-Whitewater we pride ourselves in keeping tradition alive on campus. As being a student employee at the UC, one of our many traditions includes holiday decorating. The holiday season is […]

‘Tis the Season to Stress Less

By Haley Cox With classes coming to an end, holiday shopping, cramming for exams, and just trying to stay warm, this time of the year is just crazy. Now don’t pull your hair out yet, just take a breath and relax. Although we are all very busy, don’t forget to make time for yourself and […]

Getting U Connected: December 8, 2014

“Common Threads of Two Student Journeys to Yellowstone” in Roberta’s Art Gallery From November 24-December 13, 2014 Roberta’s Art Gallery will be hosting “Common Threads of Two Student Journeys to Yellowstone”, an exhibit featuring relics, photos, and reflections collected from two travel studies to Yellowstone National Park in 2014. A reception will be held on […]

ACUI: Take Advantage of Your Learning Opportunities

This is my fourth Association of College Unions International (ACUI) conference and I have learned and experienced endless opportunities through attending. ACUI is an organization that involves college union and student professionals from hundreds of institutions. Just recently, in the middle of November, I attended a regional ACUI conference at Northern Illinois University. Some key […]

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