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Tips for landing that job

Hannah Schultz, Staff Reporter

December 6, 2017

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The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater will be holding the Fall 2017 graduation commencement on Saturday, December 16. College graduation marks the completion of a long journey through education. Students have fulfilled all the...

Study Apps for finals

Hannah Jewell, Staff Reporter

December 6, 2017

Filed under Arts & Rec, Arts & Rec

Finals start next week, here are apps to help you study: Study Blue: It allows you to create flashcards and organize your notes. It can also track your progress when you study and tell you what subjects/areas you need to wor...

Exchange Student uses school resources to make music

Brenda Echeverria, Arts & Rec Editor

November 29, 2017

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Zambian foreign exchange student, Martin Musunka didn’t expect to keep creating music after arriving in Whitewater. After all, he arrived about two weeks before Fall semester 2016 and didn’t know anyone. A year later M...

Users react to iPhone X

Max Schlueter, Staff Reporter

November 29, 2017

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The Apple versus Samsung feud has been taking place for almost a decade, but the battle has really taken shape over the past five years amidst infringement lawsuits. Each company has tried to one-up the other with technology and b...

Magic show draws larger crowd of students

Brenda Echeverria, Arts & Rec Editor

November 15, 2017

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Nearly every seat was filled in the UC Down Under to see magician Steven Brundage Nov. 9. Brundage, a semi-finalist on America’s Got Talent in 2016, performed his Rubik’s Cube routine. A compilation video of his Rubik’s Cube ...

Hope helps prevent suicide

Hope helps prevent suicide

November 15, 2017

Impact college experience with travel

Hannah Jewell, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017

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Studying abroad is an opportunity that not all students choose to take advantage of while in college.   Less than five percent of all UW-Whitewater students -- about 400 people -- take advantage of studying abroad each year. Th...

Exhibit brings nostalgia to viewers

Lauren Fedorovich, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017

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Artist Shelley Smith paints missed opportunities. In her art, scenes depicting situations where people walk past a place and never give it a second glance are the subject of the exhibition “More Sights Often Seen, Rarely No...

Students gear up for fall season

Evan Gregor, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017

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Whether on the water or in the woods, fall in Wisconsin is a special season for outdoor enthusiasts. The cooling weather and shortening days cause changes in wildlife that attract anglers and hunters alike. “The fish we’re loo...

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