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We must all do our part to offer aid

Royal Purple Editorial Staff

September 19, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

Helping spread the word on where to donate isn’t required by public figures and household name celebrities in the U.S., but we as a society shouldn’t automatically expect them to do so. Word by mouth travels fast in today...

Gas prices rise due to hurricanes

Devon Gille, Opinions Editor

September 14, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

Hurricane Harvey started a cycle of events that changed the lives of not only the Houston population, but the entire country. Numerous side effects of the hurricane have opened opportunities for us to think about what we can ...

We remember a day of tragedy

Devon Gille, Opinions Editor

September 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

Remembering the terrorist attacks that occurred on September 11, 2001 is never a memory that we enjoy reliving. Looking back on what happened that sunny morning, we continue to ask ourselves what we can do to help the familie...

Walmart corporation takes advantage of taxpayers

Kolton Hegstrom, Sports Editor

September 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

The average American worker cannot continue to subsidize Walmart. Walmart and others can’t continue to take advantage of the American system while they make billions in profit. According to a new report by the Americans for Tax Fairness, ...

Don’t give in to struggles beneath the surface

Benjamin Pierce, Assistant News Editor

September 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

Last week was an exciting, yet stressful time for students here at UW-Whitewater. With the 2017 academic year starting, students forged around campus and in various workplaces in the surrounding communities. It was an importa...

Advertising manager says goodbye

Emily Leclair, Advertising Manager

May 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

Four years ago, I walked into the Royal Purple office with my tail between my legs and not a clue as to what I was doing. The following people are the reason that I made it to where I am today: To Kevin Cunningham: Oh Kevski....

JP says goodbye to the RP

John Paul Czerwinski, Assistant Sports Editor

May 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

The Royal Purple, so many different words and emotions come to mind when thinking about describing this place. Fun, serious, crazy, sarcastic, friends, hard work and late nights are just a couple of the words that immediately...

Beaver lover re-lives epic four year term

May 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

By Sierra High Booze, beavers, boys and books. I have conquered these four years with plenty of books that I rented from thebookstore and barely cracked open. There were also plenty of boys who broke myheart and from there c...

News editor moves on to future endeavours

May 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Opinion

By Emily Lepkowski I started working at the Royal Purple as Assistant News Editor my Freshman year. There are a lot of things people don’t understand or know about how putting together a newspaper works, or even being a jour...

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