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Coronavirus cancels traditional spring commencement ceremony

The spring 2020 commencement ceremony planned for May 16, 2020 is postponed as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The university is considering alternative options to honor the spring graduates.

Olivia Storey, News Editor

April 20, 2020

The goal for many college students is to walk across the stage and receive their diplomas following years of studying, hard work and commitment to their university. That same mindset can be seen here at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, where many 2020 graduates give their all to receive a degree...

Student government addresses student concerns

Olivia Storey, News Editor

March 9, 2020

The Whitewater Student Government (WSG) prioritized addressing the concerns of students when it comes to the budget challenges. On Thursday, March 5, WSG hosted an event titled Student Budget Information, where senators and directors were present to answer concerns regarding the recent budget change...

Kudy term comes to an end

Kudy being inaugurated as speaker by Former President Tom Kind!

Olivia Storey, News Editor

January 20, 2020

The speaker of the Whitewater Student Government (WSG) Charlie Kudy’s term ended on Jan. 1, after serving in this role for two years. Kudy, now a senior, plans to graduate this spring and take with him everything that he has learned throughout his years as a campus leader. “During my sophomore year, I had seen t...

New hall gets a name

Olivia Storey and Danny Grisanzio

December 9, 2019

The new hall located across from Goodhue Hall has finally been given a proposed name. Ma’iingan (my-ing-gan), which translates to “wolf” in Ojibwe, was chosen as the proposed name due to the history of the land UW-W rests on today. Charlie Kudy, the speaker of WSG, acted as the communication liai...

A cup fit for a Chi

Olivia Storey, News Editor

October 21, 2019

The UW-W chapter of the Delta Chi fraternity has won one of the highest awards a Delta Chi chapter can receive, the President’s Cup. This award is given to the chapter who has the best financial management, the strongest alumni relations and has become a chapter of excellence. “It’s the highes...

Warhawks celebrate homecoming week

Members of student organizations run in the bed races.

Olivia Storey, News Editor

October 14, 2019

Homecoming week is a yearly celebration at UW-W, and it brings many activities for students and student organizations to take part in. Many students participated in the events that Homecoming Steering Committee put on. Homecoming is an opportunity for bonding, making connections and celebrating you...

A look at homecoming court

Olivia Storey, News Editor

October 7, 2019

Homecoming court is a staple of homecoming week at UW-W. Students are encouraged to submit their names in the hope of being crowned homecoming king or queen. Applying for homecoming court begins with an application (the application session is now closed). Students are sent an email with a link to th...

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