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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.

Interactive art defines the contemporary style

Ashley McCallum, Co Editor-in-Chief

May 2, 2017

Filed under Arts & Rec, Arts & Rec

While preparing for our anticipated field trip to the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago (MCA), I heard the current featured exhibit was based around a world renowned dancer and choreographer, Merce Cunningham. I became immediately...

Cultural arts center celebrates tenth year on Main St.

Ashley McCallum, Co Editor-in-Chief

March 1, 2017

Filed under Arts & Rec, Arts & Rec

When you walk into the building at 402 W. Main St., you are welcomed to a room with shelves lined with ten years worth of public art from the Whitewater community including bikes, dragons, water jugs and birds. This year, t...

Atlanta TV show review

Ashley McCallum, Co-Editor in Chief

January 10, 2017

Filed under Arts & Rec, Arts & Rec

By Ashley McCallum Oct. 30, 2016   Donald Glover has been using words to power his success as a television, stand-up comedy and rap music writer since his career began in 2006 as a writer for “30 Rock.” Ten years later, ...

Threats to press, journalists hits home

Staff Collaboration

January 10, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Last spring, our former Photo Editor attended a political rally where a man shouted at her “death to female journalists.” Journalists and First Amendment rights have been under attack. Threats have been made to open up libel...

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

Ashley McCallum

December 30, 2016

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...

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