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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...

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...