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Crossword Puzzle Answers 10-12

October 12, 2011

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ACROSS 3. Apple 7. Dare 8. Radiator 10. Laser 12. Phantom 13. Streamer 14. Seuss 15. Minestrone 16. Colorado DOWN 1. Reds 2. L'Oreal 3. Amnesia 4. Pita 5. Salon 6. Pond 8. Rare 9....

Non-traditional student Rochelle Day’s blog

October 7, 2011

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Commentary by Rochelle Day Right now, I can tell you that non-traditional students have one word on their minds … balance! How do you balance school, working [part or full-time,] personal relationships, children, housework,...

Jim Hermanson’s non-traditional life

October 7, 2011

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By Rochelle Day James “Jim” Hermanson was one of 1,200 workers laid off in 2009 at the General Motors Co. plant in Janesville, Wis., as an absentee replacement worker. It was a “devastating blow” Jim said, who had been emplo...

Consider This! Roommate Troubles

October 5, 2011

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Since the semester started, my roommate has been constantly having people visiting and sleeping over. How do I tell her I’m not comfortable without starting an argument? Like any relationship, the key to all complications is commu...

Crossword Puzzle Answers 10-5

October 5, 2011

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ACROSS 1. Oval 4. Early 7. Coarse 8. Swan 9. Tie 10. Talon 12. Soprano 13. Panda 14. Oslo 15. Rage 16. Apart 17. Sister 18. Lawyer DOWN 2. April 3. NorthPole 5. Andy 6. Lennon 11. War 15. Rent 16. At...

Take a Break! October

September 28, 2011

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As October approaches and the pace of class work gradually quickens, the desire for a well deserved break becomes more needed than ever. With the release of new video games and television series, October has the potential of being...

Crossword Puzzle Answers 9-28

September 28, 2011

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ACROSS 2. Salsa 4. Resort 5. Pasture 7. Regret 8. Saltine 9. Oboe 10. Worm 11. Roast 13. Conan 14. Chilly 16. Donate 18. Retina 19. Eden DOWN 1. Ernie 3. Seesaw 6. Rhode 7. Recital 12. Boar 15. Lion 17. ...

Lee Munger gives back to the Whitewater community through fitness class

September 21, 2011

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When UW-Whitewater Associate Director of Recreation Sports Therese Kennedy heard about the Munger Training Systems fitness boot camp, she was a bit hesitant to jump back into fitness after three years of inactivity. Yet months of classes and 4...

“Train the Trainer” forum

September 21, 2011

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In response to a need for more recognition and understanding toward diversity on campus, a workshop is scheduled to take place on Friday as a follow-up to last year’s “We Are All Purple” forum. Titled “Train the Trainer,” th...

Eat This! Pretzel Turtles

September 21, 2011

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Ingredients Mini pretzels Rolos or caramel Hershey’s kisses Pecans Tin foil Directions 1.Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. 2.Place the mini pretzels on tin foil with one Rolo or caramel Hershey’s kiss on top. 3.Bake ...

Crossword Puzzle Answers 9-21

September 21, 2011

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ACROSS 1. Liter 4. Oahu 5. Orlando 7. Elope 8. Tripod 11. Abe 13. Algae 15. Heroine 17. Lasso 18. Emily 19. Reunite DOWN 2. Tortoise 3. Loosen 6. Tattle 9. Damsel 10. Camel 12. Beet 14. Totem 16. Mast 18. Es...

That’s what (S)HE said…

September 21, 2011

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HE SAID... (Commentary by Andrew Smith) First off, it is inevitable that you will see you ex on campus, at some point or another.  What you do next is nothing more than a personal choice and, personally, I would make an ef...

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