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October 19

Alleged hate crime takes place near campus

October 8

Filed under News, News

Oct. 8, 2014 By Alexandria Zamecnik When Jordan Gittens – a sophomore at UW-Whitewater – left Barbados at age 13, he said he never would have imagined being bullied for being gay in the United States.  He figured the...

Baseball: UWW wins world series, completes trifecta

May 28

Filed under Sports, Sports

By Justin St. Peter When the NCAA makes a new record book, it should leave an entire chapter reserved for the Warhawks. The ’Hawks (44-7) beat Emory College (38-13) 7-0 May 27 to win the College World Series and accomplish...

Students should accept gender diversity on campus

March 7

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

Growing up, we were taught there are two kinds of genders: boys and girls. It made sense, the two anatomical sexes of male and female coincided with the genders succinctly, and we followed this information obediently, not ever...

A reminder to our readers

February 8

Filed under Opinion

If there’s one thing I’ve been working on this semester, it’s having tougher skin. But when it comes to the Royal Purple, I tend to take things straight to heart. Last semester, an anonymously critiqued paper was slip...

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