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UW budget cuts change student assistance

Solution Center
Students’ access to information and assistance on campus from the Student Affairs (SA) and Information Technology (IT) departments have drastically changed due to budget implementation in the UW Colleges. At UW-Fox Valley, administration eliminated two admissions staff members, one front desk receptionist, one financial aid/veteran’s support staff position and reduced academic advisers employed in student affairs, now known as the...

Black History Month event teaches culture and acceptance

Dr. Carey-Butler; BHM Event
University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley held the annual Fox Cities black history program Feb. 20. The “Black History 365 Days a Year” event is brought to campus by African Heritage Inc. in celebration of Black History Month. Byron Adams, program manager of student engagement and retention at UW Oshkosh’s division of academic support of inclusive excellence (ASIE), believed this event was important...

Dean Rudd enlightens community via UW-Fox annual report

Rudd Presentation
UW-Fox Valley held its annual report to the community March 2. Regional Executive Officer and Dean Martin Rudd hosted the event in Perry Hall. The annual report is a way for community members to learn what has been happening at UW-Fox throughout the previous year. “Dean Rudd has been holding this event about three years now and it’s a good...

“West Side Story” production portrays timeless themes

The UW-Fox Communication Art Center hosted a production of West Side Story Feb. 25–March 6. This modern day 1950s New York version of Romeo and Juliet represented the socially constructed issues like gender roles and herd mentality through a dispute between rival families. West Side Story builds upon William Shakespeare's work while incorporating a modern 1950s gang relation element. Director Susan Rabideau’s...