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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....

Mailing it in this Christmas

Benjamin Pierce, Managing Editor

December 10, 2018

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The season of giving gifts is upon us. With Christmas now just a few weeks away, UW-Whitewater students shipping or receiving gifts and packages has become commonplace. Jillian Wielgat works as a university services asso...

Time’s Up for meters

Time’s Up for meters

December 4, 2018

Despite flaws, Dragalia Lost a fun mobile gaming experience

Jeffrey Wardon, Jr., Biz & Tech Editor

November 28, 2018

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This past September, video gaming giant Nintendo teamed up with Cygames to release an action role-playing game for mobile devices called “Dragalia Lost.” Dragalia Lost is a free-to-play app game that focuses on the story of Prince Eude...

COBE raises awareness of nonprofits

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor

November 12, 2018

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With its increasing success, faculty members in the College of Business and Economics noticed the need to draw attention to a somewhat unknown sector of business: Nonprofits. “The goal of Nonprofit Week is two-fold: to raise awar...

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