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21 & Over: Your beer guide

Kate Larson

November 30, 2016

We’ve all been there. You’re staring at the tap along the bar, wondering what in the world you’re looking at. Your choice of beer matters because you are a college student, and getting a beer normally means spending money. Although hundreds of different brews exist, according to Primer Magazine’s...

Dear Ellie: Setting rules for your roomate

Ellie Weidner, Staff Writer

November 10, 2016

Dear Sam R., In answer to your question, it really depends on the type of people you and your roommate are. Some people can’t take subtle hints and some aren’t good at giving them. When it comes to studying, the UW-Whitewater Library is open Sunday through Thursday until 2 a.m. and your dorm ...

Health as a whole: Dreamy do’s & nightly no’s

Alena Purpero, Lifestyle Editor

October 12, 2016

Graphic by Carlie Sue Herrick, graphics editor You know the insufferable, ever-lasting battle you face every night that leaves you in an uneasy regretful state of being. No, I don’t mean your internal debate on whether or not you’re going to go out or not. I’m talking about falling asleep on t...

DIY Pumpkin Spice Latte

Alex Salas, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016

Pumpkin Spice Lattes around Whitewater Autumn has arrived and the famous pumpkin spice latte (PSL) has made an appearance in Whitewater. Three local businesses are serving the seasonal drink: Willie’s 360, McDonald’s and The SweetSpot Café. Each business makes their latte with similar ingredients...

DIY: Fall Decorations

Jordan Barker, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016

Fall is here! The leaves are starting to change, and it’s the perfect time to start crafting. So make a warm drink, put your slippers on and enjoy these simple, inexpensive crafts to spice up your room. Canvas: What you’ll need: a canvas (size of your choosing), small branch with a few leaves and spray paint. Before a...

Dear Ellie: Procrastination Contemplation

Ellie Weidner, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016

Procrastination is a problem that, unfortunately, many of us struggle with. I have had many issues putting off what I need to do as much as I can. Here are a few things that have helped me lessen my procrastination, along with suggestions from my friends. Organize a group study. Make some friends in your c...

21 & over: Help on your hangover

Kate Larson, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016

Graphic by Carlie Sue Herrick, graphics editor Your head is pounding, you feel shaky, and you may or may not throw up any second here. You went out last night and are experiencing an intense hangover. According to Mayo Clinic, when you have a hangover, your body is actually experiencing a withdraw...

Reid sets UW-W record

Reid sets UW-W record

Tyler Job, Staff Writer

October 7, 2016

By Tyler Job Oct. 5, 2016 The No. 9 UW-Whitewater women’s soccer team extended its winning streak to 10 games after a tough stretch of two home games against Loras College on Sept. 28, and UW-Stout on Oct. 1. The first game was a nail biter, but the ‘Hawks were able to outlast the Loras Colleg...

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