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Love your ‘selfie’

Alyssa Brooks, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2019

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Social media has a large influence in society today. The University Health and Counseling Services (UHCS) is challenging the student body to embrace their natural beauty and take part in the “No Filter Challenge”. They are encouraging...

Habitat for Humanity gears up for spring

Charlie Fries, Assistant Lifestyle Editor

February 25, 2019

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With winter looming outside, it can be helpful for many students to brighten up their dorms with a little greenery. While it’s typically hard to get houseplants this time of year, the UW-Whitewater chapter of Habitat for Humanity...

Hunger Games: Greek Trials creates inclusive environment

Alyssa Brooks, Staff Reporter

February 25, 2019

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Greek Week is back with a new theme. This year’s theme is Hunger Games: Greek Trials, and it’s solely based off the title of the movies and not the violence — and of course, a five foot tall Greek Week championship t...

Optimists set to host night of philanthropy, fun

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor

February 18, 2019

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The UW-Whitewater student Optimists, in conjunction with the Whitewater community Optimists, are helping to answer the question to many of the community’s money problems with some questions of their own. The sixth annual Tri...

Global Experiences hosts photo contest

Alyssa Brooks, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2019

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The Office of Global Experiences held a photo contest for aspiring photographers to share pictures from around the world. The contest is for anyone that is a part of the UW-Whitewater community, and from a different country as...

Students use sand as a learning tool

Alyssa Brooks, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2019

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For students interested in hands on learning and the planet, the recent collaboration between the geography, geology and environmental science departments would truly be an earth shattering experience. The collaboration is a next level t...

Aspiring Educators introduce new, creative spin for members

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor

February 11, 2019

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For members of the UW-Whitewater chapter of Aspiring Educators, going beyond what is taught in the classroom is simply part of their routine, still, co-presidents Ally Erck and Brianna Greuel decided that there was still more th...

NSLS sponsors first blood drive of the year

Charlie Fries, Assistant Lifestyle Editor

February 11, 2019

Filed under Lifestyle

From the iconic logo to the “I Gave Blood” stickers, the Red Cross is essentially a synonym for giving back. Because the National Society for Leadership and Success here at UW-Whitewater has a similar goal, the pairing of th...

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