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  • 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.

New safety devices installed in classrooms

Shannon Columb, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017

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A new addition to classrooms at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater offers students and  faculty with extra safety during an emergency lockdown. Since December 2016, Faculties Planning and Management has begun installing imme...

City Market offers seasonal foods, entertainment

Hailee Jensen, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017

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Whitewater’s first-ever winter market has brought a grocery display of organic goods to the city every Tuesday. The Winter Market is held every Tuesday from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Cravath Lakefront Community Center. As well as o...

Online degree ranked top ten nationwide

Shannon Columb, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017

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Best Choice Schools, an online source for school rankings, recently released its ranking of the Top 20 Best Online Schools for Criminology for 2017. The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater landed in the Top 10, ranked 6th in the na...

Students, staff honor MLK

Nathan Kober, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017

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Speakers addressed American progress since the Civil Rights era in “A Reflection of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Vision” at the 31st annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Event on Wednesday, Jan. 25 at the Universit...

WSG fills open seats for spring

Nicole Aimone, Assistant News Editor

February 1, 2017

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Whitewater Student Government (WSG) is looking to fill their executive board and senate seats in order to work at full capacity and accomplish set goals for the spring 2017 semester. WSG is expected to fill three positions includi...

Love Your Melon sponsors campus blood drive

Shannon Columb, Staff Writer

January 25, 2017

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According to the Red Cross, at least one person is in need of blood every two seconds. On Jan. 25 and 26, the Red Cross will be hosting a blood drive in Esker  Hall, Room 118, from noon to 6 p.m. The event is being sponsored...

By the numbers and voices: Racial and ethnic diversity on campus

Ashley McCallum

December 30, 2016

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  By Ashley McCallum Dec. 16, 2016   At the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, more than 9,000 undergraduate students identify as Caucasian/ White, almost enough to pack Perkins Stadium. Meanwhile, the amount...

GOP students, faculty speak up

Kimberly Wethal, Co-Editor in Chief

December 14, 2016

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Editor’s Note: *Names have been changed to protect source integrity. In a continuation from the story “‘No matter who won, we lost’” from two editions ago, three of the many conservative voices on campus take their ...

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