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Fair provides resources to service members

Fair provides resources to service members

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor

November 12, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle

For Veteran’s Awareness Month, the UW-Whitewater Veteran’s Services department helped the service members themselves become more aware of the resources available to them.  The Nov. 7 Veteran’s Resource Fair held on the main floor of the University Center included information booths from the Care...

College Works program draws mixed feelings

College Works program draws mixed feelings

Hannah Maes and Brad Allen

April 27, 2017


Filed under Biz & Tech

When it comes to College Works, a company that seeks student interns to manage teams to paint houses through summer programs, those whom have been involved in any capacity have mixed feelings. The Royal Purple spoke with several individuals in hopes of gathering various sources’ opinions on the c...

Morales’ mission: Latino success

Morales’ mission: Latino success

Brad Allen, Biz & Tech Editor

December 14, 2016


Filed under Biz & Tech

Lowering poverty levels among Latinos and increasing the number of Latino college students whom are hired before graduation are not simple tasks. But a UW-Whitewater student has made these two of his goals as part of his greater mission to help the Latino population succeed. UW-Whitewater senior Benjamin...

Looking through the Glassdoor

Looking through the Glassdoor

Brad Allen, Biz & Tech Editor

September 28, 2016


Filed under Biz & Tech

An online job-hunting service is offering a greatly reduced cost promotion to assist all local businesses in hiring advertising efforts. This gives both students and potential employers a new avenue to learn more about one another. Glassdoor is a user-generated company where both employers and employees...

Warhawks offer service in annual Earth Day event

April 19, 2016


Filed under Biz & Tech

April 19, 2016 By Brad Allen In commemoration of Earth Day, a number of UW-Whitewater students will participate in an annual volunteer service event that focuses on cleaning up Whitewater and Janesville. The primary goal of the event is to “beautify the downtown area” in both Whitewater...

Second Salem Spooks: student organization aims to experience and discover the truth behind the paranormal

March 4, 2015


Filed under Lifestyle

March 4, 2015 By Kimberly Wethal [dropcap]J[/dropcap]ust because they don’t wear tan “Ghostbusters” jumpsuits or carry proton packs doesn’t mean that the Second Salem Spooks don’t enjoy discovering the paranormal in the same way. Second Salem Spooks, a paranormal investigation student...

Hip-Hop artist B.o.B. kicks off Fall 2014 Semester

Hip-Hop artist B.o.B. kicks off Fall 2014 Semester

July 31, 2014


Filed under News

July 31, 2014 By Michael Riley Hip Hop star Bobby Ray Simmons – widely known as B.o.B. – will perform at the Sept. 2 free concert for UW-Whitewater students.  The performance is confirmed by a source at Atlantic Records, B.o.B.’s record label. Although the artist’s official website,...

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