The student news site of the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater

Royal Purple News

  • April 7The man who was spotted with a gun near Whitewater Middle School has been taken into custody without incident, according to the Whitewater Police Department.

21 & Over: How to throw a party responsibly

Kate Larson, Staff Writer

October 19, 2016

Filed under 21 and Over Club, Lifestyle

Homecoming is the time for football, house parties and showing alumni how we do it in 2016.  If you plan on throwing a party that involves alcohol, you won’t want any trouble with the police. According to the Whitewate...

DIY: Cute Homecoming Shirt

Jordan Barker, Staff Writer

October 19, 2016

Filed under DIY, Lifestyle

People of Whitewater: Craig Schreiner

Alena Purpero, Lifestyle Editor

October 19, 2016

Filed under Lifestyle, People of Whitewater

When it comes to the work of photographer Craig Schreiner, words can’t express the sense of community and passion in his work. Schreiner, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater photographer, exerts his talent and passion to creat...

Health as a whole: Dreamy do’s & nightly no’s

Alena Purpero, Lifestyle Editor

October 12, 2016

Filed under Health as a whole

Graphic by Carlie Sue Herrick, graphics editor You know the insufferable, ever-lasting battle you face every night that leaves you in an uneasy regretful state of being. No, I don’t mean your internal debate on whether or not you’re g...

DIY Pumpkin Spice Latte

Alex Salas, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016

Filed under DIY, Lifestyle

Pumpkin Spice Lattes around Whitewater Autumn has arrived and the famous pumpkin spice latte (PSL) has made an appearance in Whitewater. Three local businesses are serving the seasonal drink: Willie’s 360, McDonald’s and The...

DIY: Fall Decorations

Jordan Barker, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016

Filed under DIY, Lifestyle

Fall is here! The leaves are starting to change, and it’s the perfect time to start crafting. So make a warm drink, put your slippers on and enjoy these simple, inexpensive crafts to spice up your room. Canvas: What you’l...

Comic Corner: Pokemon to-go

Alex Baumann, Staff Cartoonist

October 12, 2016

Filed under Comic Corner, Lifestyle

Dear Ellie: Procrastination Contemplation

Ellie Weidner, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016

Filed under Dear Ellie, Lifestyle

Procrastination is a problem that, unfortunately, many of us struggle with. I have had many issues putting off what I need to do as much as I can. Here are a few things that have helped me lessen my procrastination, along with s...

21 & over: Help on your hangover

Kate Larson, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016

Filed under 21 and Over Club, Lifestyle

Graphic by Carlie Sue Herrick, graphics editor Your head is pounding, you feel shaky, and you may or may not throw up any second here. You went out last night and are experiencing an intense hangover. According to Mayo Clinic, whe...

Sucess as a Scholar: 10 Ways to Manage Time

Jordan Barker, Staff Writer

October 5, 2016

Filed under Lifestyle

1. Get a planner. The best way to stay on top of tasks is to see them written down in the same place. It will give you an idea of what you have going on that week. 2. The syllabus your professor gave you is your guide for the ...

Dear Ellie: Introverted vs Extroverted Roomates

Alena Purpero, Lifestyle Editor

October 5, 2016

Filed under DIY, Lifestyle

"Dear Ellie, “My roommate is really quiet and I find it hard to start conversations with her. It’s beginning to get awkward. How can I change this?” Sara B. Dear Sara B.,- That’s a tough one. Having a quiet roommat...

Eating healthy for the un-wealthy: Local Grocers in Whitewater

Alena Purpero, Lifestyle Editor

September 28, 2016

Filed under Lifestyle

Simply Convenient: This store is true to its name as it is located downtown, in a very convenient location for students who live nearby and need to pick up small items. As far as health goes, a majority of the food they have in ...

The student news site of the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater
Lifestyle