University Of Wisconsin-Whitewater
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- Whitewater, WI
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Founded in 1868 as a state normal school, UW-Whitewater is a four-year, co-educational, residential college accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. More than 12,000 students and 1,380 employees make UW-Whitewater their place to study and work. Each year, students from about 40 states and 40 countries choose the university to earn their degree. Our programs have won recognition for recruiting minority students and empowering them to succeed. UW-Whitewater has a mission to serve students with disabilities.
We're proactive in meeting the educational needs of veterans through flexible programming. Our faculty and staff from all four colleges – Arts and Communication, Business and Economics, Education and Professional Studies, and Letters and Sciences – blend research with powerful classroom experiences. As part of the hands-on learning, students participate in meaningful undergraduate research with faculty mentors.
“High energy place to work. Lots of learning opportunities. Freedom to improve things and make it more efficient and save money.”
“Highly motivated faculty and staff working cohesively in a positive atmosphere.”
“I can easily work around my class schedule, and have fun with my coworkers.”
“I feel I have the opportunity to make a positive impact on the students I work with each and every day.”
“I work with great people and have learned a lot. `”
“It has helped me become a leader and speak in public places. It has encouraged me to help others and become more social in ways to network. ”
“They are accessible, genuine and supportive.”
“The leaders make me feel appreciated. There is a lot of genuine care here from top levels. It's very special.”