WHITEWATER - Michael Baker from Beloit, who is studying geography at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, was a recipient of the Outstanding Adult Student Award.

During the first week of November, UW-White-water celebrates National Nontraditional Student Week. During the celebration, the Adult Student Outreach department honors five returning adult students with the Outstanding Adult Student Award.

The five recipients attended a recognition ceremony held during National Nontraditional Student Week. At this event, the students received their award and a $200 scholarship.