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Ask Alyssa: Implementing eco-friendly practices to the work room

April 22, 2015

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April 22, 2015 By Alyssa Kirchen [typography font="Cantarell" size="25" size_format="px"]Q: There’s no emphasis on recycling where I work. How can I bring up being more eco-friendly to my workplace when I’m not in a l...

In Fine Feather: Environmental factors contribute to health

April 15, 2015

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April 15, 2015 By Alena Purpero As someone who is the queen of tossing clothes into a pile, exceeding my closets carrying capacity and allowing my busy life to get the best of my residence hall room’s organization, I’ve...

Ask Alyssa: Whitewater fun without the drinking

April 15, 2015

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April 15, 2015 By Alyssa Kirchen [typography font="Cantarell" size="25" size_format="px"]Q: How can I have fun in Whitewater without heading to the bars? [/typography]   A: Being in college, it may seem like the...

Haute Hawks: Spring fashion reinvents old trends

April 15, 2015

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April 15, 2015 By Jordan Gittens This spring is the spring of resurgence; all of the trends you thought had died down are making their comeback and are doing so in a giant way. It’s time to focus on overalls, denim,...

Hawk Hike: no gym, outdoor workout

April 8, 2015

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April 8, 2015 By Alena Purpero As we slowly, but, surely proceed into warm weather, the temperature will go up and our attention span goes down. I, for one, can feel my inner antsy 8-year-old self that just wants to get...

New student organization urges Muslim support

April 8, 2015

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April 8, 2015 By Kelli Viele The Muslim Student Association (MSA) is an organization trying to put an end to the negative stereotypes Muslims face, especially in the United States. The student organization also educates...

Wisconsin music scene: Summer offers music lovers a variety of concert options, tickets available

April 8, 2015

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April 8, 2015 By Amber Levenhagen Lovers of every genre of music can find happiness at any of Wisconsin’s summertime music festivals. Summerfest Located at the Henry Maier Festival Park in Milwaukee, Summerfest is...

Thirsty Thursday: UW-Whitewater’s student social climate and the alcohol reputation of campus

April 1, 2015

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April 1, 2015 By Vesna Brajkovic UW-Whitewater has continually made various “Top-100 Party School” lists for several years. Currently, according to the annual list compiled by Fiestafrog.com, UW-W ranks 83 out of 100, a low in recent years. In 2013, UW-W was ranked 74, which was a fi...

Ask Alyssa: Getting back into the school groove

April 1, 2015

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April 1, 2015 By Alyssa Kirchen [typography font="Cantarell" size="25" size_format="px"]Q: After spring break I always feel myself “checking out.” How do I get back into the rhythm of school? [/typography] A: Coming back fro...

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