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UW-Whitewater Housing Wars

February 18, 2015


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Feb. 18, 2015 By Katie Campbell Trying to figure out where to live next year, what the costs are, what the advantages and disadvantages are, can be overwhelming. Although many affordable options exist, sometimes a decision can’t be made without having all of the facts. Between the Residence Halls,...

Etiquette of the elevator

Etiquette of the elevator

November 19, 2014


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Nov. 19, 2014 By Amber Levenhagen The consequences of poor usage and the unspoken do’s and don’ts of elevator usage on campus can make or break your first impression. Many buildings on campus have elevators, but not all university residence halls do. The Wells Towers have ten levels, so...

Whitewater… Then and now: UW-Whitewater campus in the 1960s

Whitewater… Then and now:  UW-Whitewater campus in the 1960s

October 2, 2014


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Oct. 1, 2014 By Vesna Brajkovic UW-Whitewater is ever-expanding with new construction plans popping up at every reach of campus. Each year, students encounter gradual changes as the student body expands and buildings, facilities and grounds become outdated. This historical campus, founded in 1868,...

Freshmen explore campus, city

Freshmen explore campus, city

September 4, 2013


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  By Lucas Wimmer Several  offices across campus, including the First Year Experience, Career and Leadership Development, Residence Life and others, have come together to put on the first ever Whitewater Week of Welcome. A large amount of resources were dedicated to encourage not only...

West side residence hall renovations proposed

October 25, 2012


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  Plans to connect five of six residence halls presented to Whitewater Student Government: A proposal to renovate dorms on the west side of campus was presented to Whitewater Student Government Oct. 1. If approved, dorm renovations will connect Fricker, Arey and Benson halls as well as...

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