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Friendly competition fosters creativity

Friendly competition fosters creativity

Brenda Echeverria, Arts & Rec Editor

October 15, 2018

Homecoming can be the time for a little friendly competition as first year students, Greek life and student organizations compete against each other during Homecoming events, which begins Oct. 15 and ends Oct. 20. “When it comes to judging for winners a lot of it has to do with creativity,” said ...

Campus radio station serves students, community

Campus radio station serves students, community

November 13, 2013

  Nov. 13, 2013 By Bethe Croy   You won’t hear today’s “top hits” on the campus radio station very often. In fact, 91.7 FM The Edge prides itself on having a unique sound and an outlet to benefit the community. This year, the student-run station is making some changes...

Radio’s Fund Drive returns

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April 17, 2013

  For about 10 years, UW-Whitewater’s radio station, 91.7 The Edge-WSUW, has hosted an event called Fund Drive to raise money to operate minimally and buy new equipment for the station. The station is non-profit, so Fund Drive is one of its main sources of income. This year, the tradition...

Empower organizes Kiva Koncert

November 7, 2012

  On Friday, Nov. 2, the Hamilton Room played host to a concert benefiting Kiva, a charity organization that deals in micro lending. The Kiva Koncert was the brainchild of Senior Cody Sheehy. He is the president of Empower, the UW-Whitewater beneficiary for Kiva. Donations given at the...

Radio station hosts week-long fundraiser

April 13, 2011

91.7’s annual Fund Drive is biggest money maker for campus radio station For 91.7 The Edge and radio stations like it, fundraisers are crucial to the station’s survival. The radio station’s biggest annual fundraiser, the Fund Drive, starts tomorrow and ends April 21. “It’s really crucial t...

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