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Tennis squad faces tough competition

John Miller, Staff Writer

March 6

Filed under Sports, Sports, Uncategorized

After  a five-match winning streak, the UW-Whitewater men’s tennis team (5-3) was defeated on the road 7-0 on Feb. 24 vs. UW-Green Bay. The Warhawk loss was headlined by the duo of sophomore Rory Calabria and freshman Zach ...

Consider Ron Kind for governor in 2018

Adam Brabender, Political Science and Social Work Major and a former candidate for Dane County Board, District 1.

February 1

Filed under Uncategorized

When today’s pundits present their lists of possible Democratic candidates for Governor, they seldom include the best candidate, Ron Kind, U.S. Congressman who represents the Wisconsin Third District in the La Crosse area. ...

Grease sing-a-long dances to the big screen

Hannah Maes, Arts and Rec Editor

January 30

Filed under Arts & Rec, Arts & Rec, Uncategorized

Hang out with Sandy and the Pink Ladies for the Grease sing-a-long on at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 29 with an interactive musical in the Young Auditorium, where the real stars of the show are the audience. The event is free and every audienc...

Wrestlers deliver a slice of victory

Ben Lokken, Staff Writer

January 26

Filed under Sports, Sports, Uncategorized

The UW-Whitewater wrestling team finished off a busy weekend with mostly successful results.  The Warhawks ended Jan 21. with  three wins and one loss in a three day span to improve their overall record to 10-6 (3-2 in WIAC).  On Jan....

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

Ashley McCallum

December 30

Filed under News, News, Uncategorized

  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...

Fighting illness on campus

Alex Goodwin- Salas, Lifestyle Staff Writer

November 30

Filed under Health as a whole, Lifestyle, Uncategorized

The winter season is a time for holidays and family, but it is also a time for illness. As it quickly approaches, everyone on the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater campus should know where to be treated and how to prevent il...

Drastic drop in attendance to art performances

Hannah Maes, Arts and Rec Editor

November 28

Filed under Uncategorized

Music holds a mysterious power that we have not yet been able to explain. It can change our moods, energy levels, even motivation and ability to focus. According to, a 2013 study of 1,000 participants who took ...

Positivity is needed with Trump win

Sierra High, Communication BA

November 16

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

With the election finally over one would think the drama between the two candidates and parties would subside, though It seems to have only gotten worse. People are lashing out over the result of Donald Trump being named Preside...

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