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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...

University of Wisconsin-Waukesha Foundation Receives Large Gift

5/11/15By UW-Waukesha

(Waukesha, Wisconsin)  The University of Wisconsin-Waukesha Foundation has received a $340,000 gift – the largest in its history.  The Foundation is one of several recipients of gifts from the late Delores J. Jeuck to organizations in Waukesha...

UW-Waukesha Lunt-Fontanne Ensemble Theatre Announces Auditions for Dr. Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat

5/5/15By UW-Waukesha

WAUKESHA - The University of Wisconsin-Waukesha’s Theatre Department announces auditions for The Cat in the Hat, a theatrical adaptation of the Dr. Seuss classic. From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears around the door, Sally...

Apr 2015

Cathy Sandeen brings working-class roots to UW Colleges chancellor job

4/12/15By Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Waukesha — While going through her mother's belongings after her death five years ago, Cathy Sandeen found a symbol of what can happen in one generation because of higher education.

Her mother's wallet contained the usual things — a driver'...

For UW-Waukesha professor, teaching math is an art form

4/6/15By Milwaukee Journal Sentinal

Waukesha — Shubhangi Stalder knows math anxiety. She sees it in students slumped in chairs, their hands or legs shaking and their faces blank because they stopped trying.

The mathematics professor at the University of Wisconsin-Waukesha...

Mar 2015

UW- Waukesha to Host Woman’s History Month Event

3/25/15By UW-Waukesha

March 25, 2015

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UW- Waukesha to Host Woman’s History Month Event

WAUKESHA –  In honor of Woman’s History Month, UW-Waukesha will be hosting a reading by author Yuko Taniguchi.  Taniguchi...