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UW-W Tik Tok star performs Welcome Back Concert

Sophomore communication major Will Cullen performed Sept. 24 in the Residence Hall Association

Autumn Hanses-Smith, Assistant Lifestyle Editor

September 27, 2020

Sophomore Will Cullen is a communication major at UW-Whitewater and a rising Tik Tok sensation. He already has 115,000 followers, but enjoys performing for his fellow Warhawks more than anything.  “I joined because it’s the closest thing I can get to a real audience now with COVID," joked Cul...

There’s music in the air

Music professor Benjamin Whitcomb performs “Bach Suites for Cello” by Johann Sebastian Bach at the UW-Whitewater Innovation Center on Friday, Sept. 18.

Lizzy Rost, Arts and Recreational Editor

September 20, 2020

Music professor Benjamin Whitcomb and lecturer of art and design Bethann Moran-Handzlik performed “Bach Suites for Cello” from 10-11:30 a.m. outside the UW-Whitewater Innovation Center Sept. 18 in honor of German composer Johann Sebastian Bach.  Whitcomb gracefully strung his bow back and forth across his cel...

Professors collaborate with students


March 5, 2014

Chamber Orchestra concert showcases talents  March 5, 2014 By Abrielle Backhaus By Signe Trewyn   In the Chamber Orchestra, professors are not only educators; they are partners. Instead of the usual professor-to-student format, students and professors play side-by-side. Chamber Orchestra Dir...

Boe to perform solo piano concert

May 2, 2012

Music Lecturer Karen Boe has been practicing the piano since she was five years old. In addition to the piano, she also knows how to play the cello, which she began studying at age 11, and has sung at church and in school. “My household was busy musically as my four older siblings all studied p...

Five reasons to see “We Shot the Moon”

September 14, 2011

1. Their lead singer Jonathan Jones is one of the most passionate guys you’ll meet: Growing up in San Diego, Jonathan was already into music by the age of seven. “My mom thought it would be a good idea for me to play guitar,” Jones said. “Unfortunately, I failed at that. We decided to...

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