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Forensics preps for upcoming season

Kylie Jacobs, Staff Reporter

November 4, 2019

Forensics isn’t just techniques used with solving crime, it’s also a way for students to perfect their public speaking skills in competitions nationwide. The forensics team at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater has already kicked off their season. It culminates in April with the team hosting ...

Headlines 10-11-2017

Headlines 10-11-2017

October 9, 2017

In this week's edition of the Royal Purple: an update on the weekend fire at Rosa's Pizza, the effect of the Affordable Care Act on campus, and a recap of the football team's win on Family Fest. These stories and more in this week's edition, which hits news stands on Wednesday.

Headlines 10-4-2017

Headlines 10-4-2017

October 2, 2017

This week in the Royal Purple find out about McNair Scholar renewal, graduation update, and recaps of all the athletic action.

Royal Purple News Update 9-27-2017

Royal Purple News Update 9-27-2017

September 25, 2017

This week's edition includes stories on Whitewater Common Council, the local impact of Trumps DACA announcement and a preview of the UW-Whitewater vs. UW-Oshkosh football matchup. The paper hits news stands this Wednesday!

Survey finds drop with recycling trend

This bar graph shows the recyclable items that UW-Whitewater students recycle the most. Paper is the most recycled item.

Brian Schanen and Katie Zwiefelhofer, Contributors

May 3, 2017

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater students’ positive attitude towards recycling efforts does not appear to line up with behavioral intent regarding waste products, a public opinion course survey has found. A number of UW-Whitewater students and community members responded to a recent survey regarding lo...

Forensics team seals first-ever state title

 The UW-Whitewater Forensics Team celebrates their first-ever state title at the WFCA tournament on Feb 17-18. The group has dealt with many forces but owes their win to the program development and evolving.

Shannon Columb, Staff Writer

February 28, 2017

For the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater forensics team, winning a state championship has been a “slow progression.” However, the race for the state championship ended on Feb. 18 when the team scored first place at the annual Wisconsin Collegiate State Tournament. “[Winning a state championship has] been ...

Alumni return to share knowledge with students

October 8, 2014

Oct. 8, 2014 By Ashley McCallum   Seven UW-Whitewater alumni returned to their alma mater to share knowledge they gained in their line of work to 44 current students at the first annual Journalism and Electronic Media Student Seminar that took place on Oct. 4. Students had the opportunity...

UW-Whitewater Forensics Team shines in California

UW-Whitewater Forensics competes in national tournament.

January 29, 2014

Speech team finishes second out of 24 collegiate teams Jan. 29, 2014 By Michael Riley   The UW-Whitewater Forensics Team took second place out of 24 schools at the two-day Cal State University, Long Beach Swing Tournament on Jan. 24 to 26. The seven-person team competed in 11 different...

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