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Speaker Craig Childs shares adventures, insights

Craig Childs gives his lecture “The Everending Earth and How the World is Always Ending”  to a crowd of students and faculty in the Young Auditorium. Childs has written more than a dozen books on the relationship between humans and Earth, citing his “adventures” across the world in the process. 
photo by Kim Gilliland

Shannon Columb, Staff Writer

October 7, 2016

Students learned more about the ever changing landscape on Monday night as the College of Letters and Sciences held their first lecture of the year on Oct. 3, at 7 p.m. in the Young Auditorium, with guest speaker Craig Childs. Childs is an award-winning, New York Times best-selling author who has written ...

UW-Whitewater’s Cable 19 gains ‘Point of View’

November 28, 2012

  What can Bugs Bunny, Buster Bunny, and Jerry the Mouse offer you? Their point of view, of course. There is a lot going on in college and life, but at UW-Whitewater, three individuals have come together to offer you their viewpoint. Rick Daniels, advisor for Greeks and Associate Lecturer...

LGBT activist ‘relates’ to students at lecture series

November 20, 2012

  Activist Joan Garry visited UW-Whitewater Monday as part of the College of Letters & Sciences lecture series. She spoke about the impact the media has had on people’s view of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transvestite community. Susan Johnson, chair of the Political Science department,...

Scholarship created in memory of UW-Whitewater alumnus

November 20, 2012

  Shock and sadness spread across the U.S. on July 20, 2012, when a shooting occurred at the midnight premiere of “The Dark Knight Rises” in Aurora, Col. Citizens throughout the country anxiously awaited news of the tragedy, and when the final list of victims was released, the tragedy hit...

Introducing the Royal Purple business section

August 28, 2012

The Royal Purple staff is excited to announce the addition of a business section to the paper beginning this fall semester. With a focus on business, science and technology, this section is meant to give readers an exclusive look into the UW-Whitewater College of Business & Economics as well...

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