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Competition promises free tuition

Olivia Storey, Assistant News Editor

March 4, 2019


Filed under News

High schoolers from all across Wisconsin had a chance to win one year of free tuition at UW-W. High school seniors, juniors and sophomores from Wisconsin came to Whitewater on Wednesday to compete and show off their small business ideas thanks to the company BizTank. “BizTank is a business that deci...

‘Glow Night’ attracts competition

‘Glow Night’ attracts competition

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor

October 22, 2018


Filed under carousel, Lifestyle

This year the Homecoming committee would not settle for anything less than out of this world, and the ‘Glow Night’ event was no different.  “Every year we have a brand-new event,” said Katrina Granberg, a University of Wisconsin-Whitewater student on the Homecoming Steering Committee. “We...

Freshman seizes first place opportunity

Freshman seizes first place opportunity

Brad Allen, Biz & Tech Editor

April 5, 2017


Filed under Biz & Tech

Winning first place in a national business competition as a freshman in college was the last thing she had expected to happen. But that’s what happened for Maricela Castillo. The freshman earned first place for her presentation on Unbanked and Underbanked populations in the United States at the C...

‘Overrated’ takes home first at Battle of the Bands

‘Overrated’ takes home first at Battle of the Bands

March 13, 2013


Filed under Arts & Rec

   A year after finishing second in the SEAL sponsored Battle of the Bands, “Overrated” returned to the competition, and, this time, took home the $500 first-place prize. Lead singer Brad Beran, a senior at UW-Whitewater, said he wasn’t sure if the group would win, but when their n...

UW System should remain united

March 1, 2011


Filed under Uncategorized

At UW-Whitewater, every student, faculty and staff member is part of a community. Likewise, UW-Whitewater is a member of a greater family: the UW System. With the recent push of Gov. Scott Walker’s budget-repair bill, many concerns have come to light, one of which would split the family apart. Withi...

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