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Co-workers become best friends

February 10, 2011

“Roll-tide.” “That one crazy night of Monopoly.” “We’re like vitamins...” Only the resident assistants of Lee and Fricker halls know the meaning behind these inside jokes. Sophomores Tommy Kagan a...

Senior Andrew Zupkoff told he has a voice for radio

February 10, 2011

Many may not believe that just one conversation could change the course of their life, but it happened to one UW-Whitewater student. Senior Andrew Zupkoff was working at Six Flags during the summer of 2007 before comin...

Mission trip to Belize

February 10, 2011

While most of us spent our winter breaks at home relaxing with our families, members of the Student Optimist Club traveled to Belize to deliver donations and help out the communities. The 13 members who went on this trip spent...

Decadent dessert: chocolate-dipped strawberries

February 9, 2011

Ingredients:1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips ½ cup white chocolate chips 2 tbsp. shortening 1 lb. strawberries Materials:Double boiler (if you don’t have a double boiler, a deep saucepan and small pot will work) rubber spatula wire whisk wax paper Use a double-boiler ...

Craft: Say it with love, say it with a fortune cookie

February 9, 2011

Materials Needed: -Chinese take-out container -computer paper/card stock -glue -craft paint -scissors -circular object Optional: -glitter, heart confetti -tissue paper Directions to make fortune cookies: -Cu...

Professor Ann Garvin turned author

December 8, 2010

During the week, UW-Whitewater professor Ann Garvin teaches a classroom of students as any other professor would. But once the weekend hits, Garvin travels the country to promote her recently released novel, “On Maggie’s Watch.” “On Maggie’s Watch” was released...

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