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Cold temperatures could cause auto trouble for locals

Tierney Breitkreutz, Staff Reporter

February 25, 2019

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The polar vortex is over, and the snow is melting. This is good news, except for the fact that the snow freezes overnight, a process that turns everyone into the worst Olympic ice skaters. Seeing someone slip and fall can be am...

COBE goes environmental with OEHS major

Carli Pope, Assistant Biz & Tech Editor

February 25, 2019

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The College of Business and Economics at UW-Whitewater provides a Department of Occupational & Environmental Safety & Health (OESH). This department provides guidance for students looking to learn how to protect the wor...

Social media can aid in landing post-grad job

Carli Pope, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2019

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As the spring semester moves along, so does the process of applying or locking in an internship or first career. Both students at UW-Whitewater and other regional schools are applying for the same positions. With all these diff...

Q & A with Professor Jeffery Heinrich

January 29, 2019

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The Royal Purple sat down with Associate Professor and Economic Department Chairperson Jeffery Heinrich to talk about the economic impact of the current government shutdown. Royal Purple: How does a government shut down effect...

Local businesses provide unique experiences

Nicole Aimone, Editor in Chief

January 21, 2019

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Whitewater is a pretty small town. When I was first looking at coming here, a family friend once described Whitewater to me as a city with nothing more than a college campus and a Walmart. When I first got here a long four...

UW-W Super Smash Bros. Club joins the fight

Jeffrey Wardon, Jr., Biz & Tech Editor

December 10, 2018

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The University of Wisconsin – Whitewater is home to many student organizations, though one of its most unique is the Super Smash Bros. Club. This club consists of members who share common interests, the main one being video games....

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