News

Apr 2017

Writing Program Receives Certificate of Excellence

4/7/17By UW-Waukesha

The University of Wisconsin Colleges’ Writing Program recently won a CCCC Writing Program Certificate of Excellence. According to Greg Ahrenhoerster, Professor of English at UW-Waukesha and English Department Chairperson, “This award is a...

Mar 2017

Summer Registration now open!

3/27/17By UW-Waukesha

Open enrollment for Summer Sessions at the University of Wisconsin-Waukesha is underway.

Summer Sessions allow current students and students attending other universities the opportunity to earn credits while enjoying their summer break....

'Dirty Wars' author, Jeremy Scahill to speak at UW-Waukesha

3/20/17By UW-Waukesha

Jeremy Scahill
2017 Distinguished Lecturer

Jeremy Scahill, award-winning journalist, war correspondent, best-selling author and filmmaker has been named UW-Waukesha’s 2017 Distinguished Lecturer. Scahill’s lecture takes place...

Ecology Club Plans Harmony Film Festival

3/16/17By UW-Waukesha

The UW-Waukesha Ecology Club will be hosting The Harmony Film Festival - a series of documentaries at the UW-Waukesha campus that focus on current environmental and civil rights issues. The Festival will continue...

Field Station Photo Contest Marks 50th Anniversary

3/13/17By UW-Waukesha

The University of Wisconsin-Waukesha is celebrating the 50th Anniversary of its Field Station with a juried photo contest. The contest is open to anyone—professional or amateur—who submits a photograph he or she...

The Women of Lockerbie opens this week!

3/6/17By UW-Waukesha

Front: Linda Wirth, Savannah Shilkey
Back: Sara Sarna, Lauren Hill

The University of Wisconsin-Waukesha’s theatre department presents The Women of Lockerbie by Deborah Brevoort, a play described by Variety as "A stunning...

Feb 2017

Transfer Success Story

2/22/17By UW-Waukesha

UW-Waukesha is highlighting alum and Waukesha native, Nicole Smith who successfully transferred to UW-Madison, where she completed a degree in Retail and Consumer Behavior.  Nicole’s ability to graduate in 3 1/2 years with a 3.8 GPA says much...

UW-Waukesha Welcomes Two Academic Advisors

2/16/17By UW-Waukesha

Two academic advisors, Dan Geddes and Denise Lorge, have joined the Solution Center team at UW-Waukesha. Both will be focusing on helping UW-Waukesha students to be successful in their educational
and professional careers.

Geddes...

Preview Day is March 7

2/13/17By UW-Waukesha

The University of Wisconsin-Waukesha will host a spring Preview Day for prospective students and their families on Tuesday, March 7 from 1pm -3:30pm The event is free and open to the public and takes place in room N133 (use main front entrance...

Athletes Announced for Cougar Hall of Fame

2/2/17By UW-Waukesha

Eleven UW-Waukesha student athletes will be inducted into the Cougar Hall of Fame on Saturday, February 11, 2017.  According to Athletic Director, Adam Ligocki, the ceremony takes place at 4:30pm (after the 3pm men’s basketball game and just...