The Chancellor’s Office has received word that Stephen L. Solheim, age 66 of Whitewater, died on Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. Solheim came to UW-Whitewater in August of 1991 and served as a professor in the Department of Biological Sciences.
A celebration of life gathering is planned on campus from 3 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, March 31, at the Young Auditorium Fern Young Terrace.
The campus flag will be lowered to half-staff on Earth Day, Monday, April 22, 2019 in his honor.
There are counselors available for those who would like to speak with someone. - For students, please contact University Health and Counseling Services, located in the Ambrose Health Center. Appointments may be made by calling 262-472-1305. - For faculty and staff, please call FEI, the Employee Assistance Program at 866-274-4723 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week). Additional access to FEI is available through their website, visit https://www.feieap.com (Username: SOWI)