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JP says goodbye to the RP

John Paul Czerwinski, Assistant Sports Editor

May 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

The Royal Purple, so many different words and emotions come to mind when thinking about describing this place. Fun, serious, crazy, sarcastic, friends, hard work and late nights are just a couple of the words that immediately...

Staff Debate: Who won the presidential debate?

Dusty Hartl and Kimberly Wethal

October 5, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Clinton Yes, there was a Presidential Debate last Monday night where our two major party candidates bickered for an hour and a half – but there’s no room to argue as to who won. As I waltzed around the University Center ballroo...

Ebola: The unnecessary hysteria in the US

November 6, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

Nov. 4, 2014 Royal Purple Editorial Staff Opinion A pounding headache. A flush of heat before an uncomfortable chill. Every muscle in your body aching miserably. These are the symptoms that can be paired with seasonal influenza,...

Skills to save a life are easily available

October 9, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

Oct. 8 2014 Royal Purple Editorial Staff Opinion You are sitting in class taking notes when suddenly you hear a thumping. Looking up you realize the noise is coming from the student next to you. As the student’s gaze is...

More can be done to remember 9/11

September 18, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

Sept. 17 2014 Royal Purple Editorial Staff Opinion It’s been 13 years since the 9/11 terrorist attack on the United States. Thirteen years spent remembering that devastating day and honoring the people we lost and the...

A new UW-Whitewater tradition worth beginning

September 5, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

Sept. 3 2014 Royal Purple Editorial Staff Opinion A new Whitewater tradition has stirred into existence that promises to repeat itself in many years to come. On September 2nd, a crowd of Warhawks—both new and returning—packed...

Class attendance should not be graded

October 10, 2013

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

When students look at their class grades or a class syllabus, they see grades for tests, quizzes, projects and more. Among those, however, is one grade that should not be there: attendance. Students go to a university to obtain...

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