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Sep 2015

UW-Waukesha’s theatre department announces auditions for ‘She Kills Monsters’ September 7 - 8

9/2/15By UW-Waukesha

The University of Wisconsin-Waukesha’s theatre department is holding auditions for “She Kills Monsters,” a comedic-fantasy to be presented this fall. In collaboration with the Waukesha Public Library’s Waukesha Reads! book selection “The Wizard...

Aug 2015

UW-Waukesha instructors honored with UW Colleges teaching awards

8/28/15By UW-Waukesha

Two University of Wisconsin-Waukesha teachers are being honored for their excellence in the classroom. Shubhangi Stalder, professor of mathematics, and Jack Van Treese, lecturer in English, were selected as recipients of the 2015 University of...

Jul 2015

Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books announces date and co-chairs for event

7/30/15By Rodee Schneider

The Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books committee has named UW-Waukesha English professor Ellyn Lem of Waukesha and retired educator, Duane Stein of Wales as the 2015 co-chairs of the event. This year’s Festival, with the theme “Words for a...

UW-Waukesha’s musical “Avenue Q” opens August 7

7/21/15By UW-Waukesha

The University of Wisconsin-Waukesha’s summer musical production of “Avenue Q,” Broadway’s smash-hit Tony award-winner for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, opens August 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (1500 N. University Dr.,...

UW Colleges announces new regional leadership approach

7/21/15By UW-Waukesha

MADISON – Responding to historic budget cuts, the University of Wisconsin Colleges announced today it is adopting a new regional leadership approach that will significantly reduce overall costs while preserving the quality of its students’...

Jun 2015

Children’s Play, ‘The Cat in the Hat,’ opens at UW-Waukesha

6/20/15By UW-Waukesha

WAUKESHA – The University of Wisconsin-Waukesha’s children’s play “The Cat and the Hat,” a theatrical adaptation of the Dr. Seuss classic, opens June 24.

Performed by a cast of seven, including UW-Waukesha students, children and community...

Waukesha police to perform training exercises at UW-Waukesha

6/5/15By UW-Waukesha

The Waukesha Police Department will conduct a series of school-focused training exercises on the University of Wisconsin-Waukesha campus (1500 N. University Dr., Waukesha) Monday, June 8 from 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

The...

Avenue Q auditions to be held for UW-Waukesha Lunt-Fontanne Ensemble Theatre production

6/4/15By UW-Waukesha

The University of Wisconsin-Waukesha’s Theatre Department is holding auditions for the smash Broadway hit, Tony award-winning musical Avenue Q. The hilariously irreverent Avenue Q revolves around life in New York City as a cast of puppets –and...

UW-Waukesha Foundation to Host its 13th Annual Golf Outing

6/3/15By UW-Waukesha

The University of Wisconsin-Waukesha Foundation will host its 13th Annual Golf Outing on Monday, June 15, 2015. The event supports the Foundation’s mission to partner with UW-Waukesha to support its programs, advance the development of the...

May 2015

UW-Waukesha awards first-ever bachelor’s degree

5/19/15By UW-Waukesha

(MADISON, WI) During the University of Wisconsin-Waukesha’s commencement ceremony May 21, the first bachelor’s degree graduate in the campus’ history will be among those accepting a diploma. Geoffrey Hall is one of the first seven recipients of...