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Astronaut bounces into Halloween

Astro the astronaut bounces around campus at 6 p.m. on weekends bringing candy and the Halloween spirit to UW-Whitewater.

Dauntae Green, Lifestyle Editor

October 25, 2020

 Halloween is being celebrated across the university with all its spookiness and fun, drawing out a cast of characters who are dressing up for the season. One costumed person especially getting in the spirit is an astronaut named Astro who leaps around the campus giving out treats. Passersby are shock...

Last-minute Halloween costume ideas


October 30, 2013

  By Haley Beets   Sugar rushes and cute costumes are memories from Halloween’s past. College Halloween doesn’t hold the same magic as it did in our youths. Halloween falls during the rush to finish midterm papers and cram for exams. Oftentimes, schoolwork comes first, and holiday...

Walking a mile ‘nearly naked’

November 28, 2012

The holiday season is a popular time to donate to charity.  Many UW-Whitewater students have chosen to help by taking off their clothes. The Nearly Naked Mile is a run/walk hosted by the Event Planning Organization, or EPO.  Participants arrive at the race fully clothed, and then they remove the...

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