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Provost office hours

Christopher Matthews, Staff Writer | October 17, 2017

Students at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater can now go behind the scenes with the university administration by utilizing Provost Office Hours. Hosted twice a semester in the lobby of the Center of the Arts, Provost Susan Elrod plans to set up a table and meet face-to-face with students and faculty members to answer questions or hear concerns. Aside from being an administrative figure, Elrod ...

UW-W Diversity Week forum sparks students

UW-W Diversity Week forum sparks students

Catherine Smith, Lifestyle Editor | October 17, 2017

Evan Halpop The Diversity Week forum has hit the ground running. On Monday, Oct. 16, pARTicpiation forum’s Art Fest began in the UC. This year’s art fest produced various audiences ranging in a wide variety of demographic backgrounds and orientation. The forum presented various demonstrations ranging in artistic butterflies and motivational plaques to the artistic variations of the UW-Whitewat...

Natural Beauty: Why You Should Switch to a Cleaner and Kinder Beauty Routine

Briahna LeFave, Staff Writer | October 10, 2017

You get out your favorite felt tip eyeliner to draw a sultry, fierce cat eye-only to find you left the cap off the night before and you are in desperate need of a new one-like, now. We’ve all been there, I assure you. Going to the drugstore and grabbing the first L’Oreal eyeliner or Maybelline foundation you see is a mundane yet necessary activity for many of us, but have you ever stoppe...

Students raise thousands in United Way donations

Catherine Smith, Lifestyle Editor | October 10, 2017

Students raised $2,718 so far toward their $12,000 goal for the 2017 United Way campaign. UW-Whitewater’s Live United Day is Oct. 20. Whitewater student Sean Ledvina created a video to promote the fundraiser and highlight how the United Way supports the community on the organization’s website http://uwjnwc.com/. The United Way aims to improve the quality of life for local communities. The organiza...

Dive into campus Diversity Week

Dive into campus Diversity Week

Catherine Smith, Lifestyle Editor | October 10, 2017

The College of Arts & Communication will host the campus’s annual Diversity Week Oct. 16-20 through the theme of “pARTicipate.” The forum will exemplify diversity and inclusion through communication and art with dialogues, exhibitions and perspective-taking programming to emphasize the importance of respect, equality and cultural views.  “We are thrilled to present a palette of offeri...

UW-W senior raises $135,000 for Special Olympics

Catherine Smith, Lifestyle Editor | October 3, 2017

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater senior Alyssa Bohm emceed the Special Olympics Wisconsin Truck Convoy in Richfield, Wisconsin on Sept. 16. “This event is absolutely incredible, it is a fundraiser for Special Olympics Wisconsin where truck drivers from all over volunteer themselves and their trucks for the day and convoy from Richfield to Oshkosh,” Bohm said. Through Bohm’s personal effo...

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