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Student calls for transparency

February 10, 2020

A year and a half ago I wrote in this very space that now ex-Chancellor Kopper had a difficult decision to make publicly. She could either support her students or support her husband, who is of course banned from all campuses. Since that time, the powers that be at UWW have continued to further a cul...

Tweets of the Week

Tweets of the Week

December 2, 2019

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CEO Elevator Pitch Competition finalists win big

October 28, 2019

The final round of the 2019 Elevator Pitch Competition for the Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization (CEO) took place Wednesday, Oct. 16. There, students competed for cash prizes, with each pitching an idea for a product or service and answering questions in front of a panel of judges. “We bring in a lot...

Women’s basketball loses in battle of ’Hawks

Women’s basketball loses in battle of ’Hawks

Er, Assistant Sports Editor

December 10, 2018

The No. 22 women’s basketball team fell short to Coe College (Iowa) in a non-conference matchup at Kachel Gymnasium Dec. 8 with a score of 68-63. The Warhawks’ overall record now is 4-3. They were held to a 39.4 shooting percentage throughout the game but held a 35-28 rebounding advantage, which helped ...

Blind Student defies odds

Elizabeth Fideler and her service dog, Victor, pose for a photo.

Benjamin J. Pierce, Managing Editor

May 8, 2018

Senior Elizabeth Fideler is as determined as they come. The corporate and health communications major is set to graduate this month, but her diploma means a lot more than just another life step. Graduation is an accomplishment many people in her situation don’t achieve – Fideler was born with ...

Advertise with the Royal Purple

April 16, 2018

Every year 12,000 NEW students come to UW-Whitewater and need to learn about your business! The Royal Purple advertising team can help educate your customers by publishing your advertisement each Monday in 5,000 copies at 55 high-traffic locations across the university and city. You can also advertise...

Warhawk track rolls into Bama

Warhawk track rolls into Bama

Kolton Hegstrom, Sports Editor

March 11, 2018

The UW-Whitewater track and field teams wrapped up their indoor seasons in Birmingham, Alabama with the men’s team finishing in the top 25 of the nation. The UW-W men’s track and field team finished tied for 16th place with WIAC opponent UW-Stevens Point, while the women’s team had three top...

Advertise with us!

February 28, 2018

The Royal Purple student newspaper wants to welcome you back to school! We have a variety of advertising opportunities to meet your needs both in print and online. Advertising your organization to the UW-W campus and surrounding community has a variety of benefits for you! Getting people to purchase...

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