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DECA gives back this holiday season

Brenda Echeverria, Staff Reporter

December 9, 2019

‘Tis the season of giving, and student organization DECA is giving back to the community this year by hosting its annual Giving Tree Toy Drive in Hyland Hall. The toy drive is in partnership with Ronald McDonald House Char...

Optimists bring holiday cheer to campus

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor

December 9, 2019

The Whitewater community Optimists, with the help of the UW-Whitewater student optimists carried on the December tradition of ‘Breakfast with Santa’ on Dec. 7, marking the 26th year of the holiday event. And despite the fact...

Org of the week:AMA

December 9, 2019

The American Marketing Association (AMA) is a very popular and influential organization nationwide, with over 45,000 members. There are also professional chapters of the organization across North America. The organization focuses on ad...

First Wisconsin Hmong judge lectures on compassion

Jackson Mihm, Assistant Lifestyle Editor

December 9, 2019

UW-Whitewater hosted its annual Southeast Asian heritage lecture in room 2101 of Hyland Hall on Dec. 5. The talk covered several topics, but a recurring theme was overcoming adversity and using these experiences to shape an u...

Campuses call action against climate change

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor

December 2, 2019

Recently, climate change has been taking over national news. From concerns about the rising sea levels to the probable extinction of arctic animals, it’s become a big topic. This recent spike in concern is exactly what prompted...

Org of the Week: IMPACT

Org of the Week: IMPACT

December 2, 2019

Org of the week: PAWS

November 18, 2019

Many people have a four-legged friend that is near and dear to their heart. PAWS, founded last spring, is a relatively new club on the Whitewater campus that focuses on bringing the community and animals closer together. The Royal Pur...

Study ‘N’ Style makes a comeback

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor

November 11, 2019

The Andersen Library, in conjunction with local barbershop Underground Cutz, is bringing back the Study ‘N’ Style event for a second year. The program, created by Sarell Martin, Andersen Library PR & Outreach Coordinator, ...

‘Be Body Positive’ creates impact

Brenda Echeverria, Staff Reporter

November 11, 2019

Everyone has heard of the “freshman 15.” It’s a common conversation that looms over all new college students as they enter their freshman year, and many fear it. Will they gain weight like everyone says? Things like the “f...

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