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Alverno College launching two new programs in health fields

Alverno College Launches New Health Education and Kinesiology programs Milwaukee, (June 13, 2016) – Alverno College is launching two new degree programs in the fall, broadening its health care offerings. Health...

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Campus News

Kevin Schmidt, a 2011 Alumni of Nathan Hale High School graduated from the UW-Platteville College of Engineering Math and Science with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering on...

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Alverno College Announces Faculty Promotions

The following Alverno College faculty have been promoted, and were honored at a promotion ceremony on May 25: To Professor: Desiree Pointer Mace, Education; Bay View resident Marilyn Reedy, Education; Milwaukee resident Eileen Sherman,...

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Greenfield Resident Promoted by Alverno College

Alex Blom has been promoted to associate professor of Physical Science at Alverno College. Blom, a Greenfield resident, has worked at Alverno since 2009 teaching several different classes including physical...

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County Parks Offers Free Chess Camps

Wisconsin Scholastic Chess Federation and Milwaukee County Parks are starting their 2nd year of free chess camps in local parks. Greenfield Park (area 5) will be the site...

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Campus News

Partrick Heal of West Allis received his BS in Construction Management from UW-Stout on May 7, 2016....

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Race to the Parade Registration Now Open For Run/Walk for Greendale Marching Band

GREENDALE, WI -- Online registrations are now being accepted for the Greendale Marching Band’s “Race to the Parade,” a 10K/5K/Walk on June 4, 2016, in the Village of Greendale. The...

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Two Nationally Known Experts on Character Education to Speak at Alverno College Character Education Conference

Barbara Gruener, nationally known author and character coach will speak at Alverno College on June 16. Her morning keynote address is part of an annual conference on school transformation and...

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Ten Wisconsin High School Seniors Win BBB Foundation’s “Student of Integrity” Scholarship

The Better Business Bureau of Wisconsin Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of its 2016 “Student of Integrity” scholarship. The winners are (in alphabetical order): Henry Biznek of Kohler High...

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Greendale Middle School To Host Gallery Night of the Arts

Artwork from Greendale Middle School students will be on display at the school’s Second Annual Gallery Night of the Arts on Thursday, May 12, 2016, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m....

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GHS FBLA STUDENTS QUALIFY FOR NATIONALS

Greendale High School students had an amazing showing at the FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) State Leadership Competition in the LaCrosse on April 11-12. Over 3,000 students, advisers and...

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Alverno College Cancels Classes For One Day So Students Can Volunteer

Classes will be cancelled until 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27 at Alverno College for its 16th annual Community Day. The day of service is set aside each year so...

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Alverno College Offers Rare Opportunity to Hear a Holocaust Survivor Speak

In an increasingly rare opportunity to hear the first-hand accounts of Holocaust survivors, Alverno College will hold its 15th annual Holocaust Remembrance Service, the largest non-Jewish gathering of this type...

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Greendale High School Junior Earns FBLA Business Achievement Awards

Greendale High School junior Travis Bradford, a member of the school’s chapter of Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) has earned two levels of FBLA’s national Business Achievement Awards. Travis has...

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Take it Out of the Park

Baseball season is here, and sports fans across Wisconsin are beyond excited! The Brewers’ home opener on Monday the 4th ended with a tough loss for the crew with a...

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Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond Awarded the Sister Joel Read Outstanding Educator Award

Alverno College will honor Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond with the Sister Joel Read Outstanding Educator Award at a ceremony on April 7. The award recognizes educational leaders who have brought significant...

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St. Martin of Tours School Chosen to be a Seton School

Registration Open for Grades 3K - 8th. St. Martin of Tours Parish School is proud to be chosen as a 2016 Seton Catholic School. Seton Catholic Schools is a new collaborative network...

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Servant Leadership Initiative Announced at St. Thomas More High School

Milwaukee, WI (March 16, 2016) St. Thomas More High School (STM) is excited to announce the creation of a one-of-a-kind servant leadership program. Founded through a multi-year investment...

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Alverno College Names New Director of Undergraduate Admissions and Director of Graduate Admissions

Alverno College has named Chris Remington Director of Undergraduate Admissions, and Janet Stikel Director of Graduate Admissions. In his role, Remington will oversee recruitment for undergraduate programs while Stikel will...

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Local Students Participate in District Solo & Ensemble Festival

Local Students Participate in District Solo & Ensemble Festival West Allis, Wis. (March 19, 2016) – Students from area schools will participate in a Wisconsin School Music Association (WSMA) sanctioned District...

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Community Watch

» West Allis could be rolling town with bicycle ride share proposal 08:19 AM

» More decorative bike racks could add panache to West Allis locales 07:44 AM

» West Allis taps into tool to help get foreclosed properties fixed up 6/27

» 2016 Fourth of July events in the Milwaukee suburbs 6/24

» West Allis hears 72nd Street residents who don't want bumpouts 6/24

» West Allis helping fledgling craft brewery get started 6/24

» Burglaries at 10-year low in West Allis, robberies hit 10-year high Updated:  6/23

» Man, 21, charged in fatal accident on 76th Street in Greenfield 6/21

» Greenfield couple calls police on their attacking cat 6/21

» Video: Greenfield going full speed to become its own internet provider 6/21

» Greenfield man charged in fatal crash 6/20

» Early morning fire destroys garage in Greenfield, spreads to house 6/20

» Initial Reaction Podcast: MLB Draft's Wisconsin flavor and WIAA's postseason model Updated:  6/15

» After facelift, Greenfield Park Golf Course re-opens to rave reviews Updated:  6/15

» A new Layton Avenue Baptist Church is rising in Greenfield through skill and faith 6/14

» Charcoal grill tips over, causes fire at Greenfield home 6/13

» West Allis foundry faces possible fines of $62,370 Updated:  6/13

» Vape shop caught up in CBD legality debate 6/9

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Steve Showalter's switch to Menomonee Falls and Brookfield East's dominance Updated:  6/9

» Thieves hit Greenfield liquor store twice in a week, injure clerk Updated:  6/8

» Trial ordered for firefighter accused of fatal drunken crash 6/7

» Initial Reaction Podcast: 2016 state track preview, and could Henry Ellenson land with the Bucks? Updated:  6/2

» Emerald ash borer blasting Greenfield ash trees Updated:  6/2

» Greenfield police looking for hit and run suspect 5/31

» Suburban Milwaukee and Lake Country's 2016 WIAA State Track and Field Meet Special Section Updated:  5/31

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