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Memorial Day

On Monday. May 27th, we will observe Memorial Day. A national moment of remembrance takes place at 3:00 p.m. local time. The Whitewater Banner describes Whitewater’s observance on May 27 (parade starting at 10:30 am from the First Citizens Bank … Continue reading

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MLK commemorative event Jan. 23

Rodney Slater will deliver the keynote address at UWW’s 27th annual Martin Luther King, Jr., Commemorative Event. Please join the campus community at this event on Wed., Jan. 23, at 3:30pm in the UC’s Hamilton Center. Mr. Slater, partner at … Continue reading

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Library hours for MLK Day weekend; MLK Day

Andersen Library will be closed Sat. Jan. 14-Mon. Jan. 16 (Winterim ends on Jan. 13th, and it’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday the 16th). Spring Semester hours will start on Tues., Jan. 17th, at 7:30 a.m. Please remember … Continue reading

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Scary Times Around the World

It’s getting to be that time of year again – when the name of the game is to freak out everyone with the crazy costumes on the last day in October. I’ve already got mine picked out [stay tuned – … Continue reading

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Library Hours Apr 1-4

There are special Library hours April 1-4, 2010: Thurs., Apr. 1: 7:30am-10pm (early closing) Fri., Apr. 2-Sat., Apr. 3: CLOSED (Friday is a campus-wide furlough day) Sun., Apr. 4: 3pm-midnight (Reference Desk open 6-10pm) Normal spring semester hours resume on … Continue reading

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Library Thanksgiving Hours

It’s almost Thanksgiving, which means the Library will have special holiday hours: Wed., Nov. 25: 7:30am-5pm Thurs.-Sat., Nov. 26-28: CLOSED Sun., Nov. 29: 3pm-midnight (Please note: The Library is closed on Friday, Nov. 27, as one of four designated campus-wide … Continue reading

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Celebrate July 4th

July Fourth is Independence Day. See information related to this national holiday online from the Census Bureau, usa.gov, history.com, and the Library of Congress. Why do we celebrate? It’s our national birthday! On July 4, 1776 the 13 colonies took … Continue reading

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Memorial Day information

We observe Memorial Day on May 26th. Although a Gallup Poll has shown that very few of us (28%) actually know what this day is about, it really isn’t just a day off from work and school! The U.S. Dept. … Continue reading

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Turkey Day Facts

Here is some trivia to use to amaze your friends and family this holiday, brought to you from the U.S. Census Bureau. Which states produce most of the traditional Thanksgiving Day foods many of us will be eating? Wisconsin is … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – November 6

Don’t Get Scrooged: How to Thrive in a World Full of Obnoxious, Incompetent, Arrogant and Downright Mean-Spirited People By Richard Carlson MCN Car McNaughton Collection, 2nd floor I went to Target this weekend and found myself in the holiday section … Continue reading

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