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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...

UW-Waukesha Professor Chosen for UW Regents Teaching Award

3/24/15By UW-Waukesha

The University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents will honor UW Colleges mathematics professor Shubhangi Stalder for her outstanding achievements in teaching, when they bestow the UW System’s highest recognition for members of its faculty...

Dean Muir Letter to the Editor

3/10/15By UW-Waukesha

Dear Citizen of Southeast Wisconsin,

UW-Waukesha excels at preparing students with a wide range of academic skills and abilities to successfully transition into four year degree programs upon leaving UW Waukesha.  Over 73% of UW-Waukesha...

University of Wisconsin-Waukesha's 'Wings' is a soaring success

3/9/15By Lake Country Now

Just in time for St. Patrick's Day, the University of Wisconsin-Waukesha is presenting an utterly charming show about an Irish family, "And Neither Have I Wings to Fly."

The title comes from an old folk song with a haunting melody called "...

Lake Superior State University and UW Colleges Sign Transfer Agreement

3/6/15By UW-Colleges

LSSU, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN COLLEGES SIGN TRANSFER AGREEMENT

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. – Lake Superior State University and the University of Wisconsin Colleges, the 13 liberal arts transfer campuses of the University of Wisconsin System...