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Starting the new semester right

January 21, 2015

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Jan. 21, 2015 By Vesna Brajkovic Every new semester starts out the same way. I think, “This semester I’m not going to leave things off to the last minute” and “I’m going to try my best.” And then week two rolls...

Collegiate pets

Collegiate pets

January 21, 2015

College journey leads to more than redefining

December 10, 2014

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Dec. 10, 2014 By Amber Levenhagen Being the oldest child, with no close relatives or friends in college, I left for Whitewater with no idea what college would be like. I had the stereotypical idea in my head. It was buff...

Cold hands, warm heart

Cold hands, warm heart

December 10, 2014

2014 Christmas Gift Guide

December 10, 2014

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Dec. 10, 2014 By Vesna Brajkovic Giving the perfect gift can either be the easiest or most stressful part of Christmas. No matter how well you know someone, there’s still a chance you’ll get stuck. This gift guide will...

Haute Hawks: Christmas style for the whole family

December 10, 2014

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Dec. 10, 2014 By Jordan Gittens For the first time in forever your entire family is in the same house, and it’s either heaven or hell. Everyone has been consuming copious amounts of eggnog, whiskey and – for the little...

Haute Hawks: Take sequins from tacky to classy

December 3, 2014

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Dec. 3, 2014 By Jordan Gitten “Tis the season to be jolly, fa la la la la, la la la la.” What it isn’t the season to be, is tacky. Everyone seems to think just because Christmas is around the corner, it is acceptable...

Depression across the spectrum

December 3, 2014

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Dec. 3, 2014 By Amber Levenhagen I’m not a stranger to death. Not to sound morbid, but it’s been a small part of my life. I’m not sure if part of it is due to the rumored curse of my high school, but it seems every...

Surviving the winter months

December 3, 2014

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Dec. 3, 2014 By Vesna Brajkovic Wisconsin winters come and go, and each one always feels like the worst one yet. But as temperatures slowly drop, winter quietly creeps up. Below are tips on how to beat the cold by keeping...

Haute Hawks: California winters translate to UW-Whitewater

November 19, 2014

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Nov. 19, 2014 By Jordan Gittens Katy Perry was more than correct when she said, “California girls, they’re unforgettable,” yet so wrong when she said, “Daisy dukes, bikinis on top.” When I ventured out to the...

Etiquette of the elevator

Etiquette of the elevator

November 19, 2014

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