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‘Robust’ response to activism

‘Robust’ response to activism

Brad Allen, Assistant Copy Editor

October 1, 2018


Filed under carousel, News

   When the Abolish Abortion Wisconsin (AAW) group visited the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater campus Sept. 19, many students and faculty members took issue with the nature of the material presented on posters to back the group’s pro-life stance on the issue of abortion.    UW-W is a state...

WSG debates SUFAC numbers

WSG debates SUFAC numbers

Benjamin Pierce, Assistant News Editor

December 7, 2017


Filed under carousel, News

It was a busy night of debate for Whitewater Student Government (WSG) at their weekly meeting Monday, Dec. 4. The Segregated University Fee Allocations Committee (SUFAC) reported their findings and recommendations to student government. SUFAC consists of students who decide how much financial assistance va...

Staff Debate: Who won the presidential debate?

Dusty Hartl and Kimberly Wethal

October 5, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

Clinton Yes, there was a Presidential Debate last Monday night where our two major party candidates bickered for an hour and a half – but there’s no room to argue as to who won. As I waltzed around the University Center ballroom with my camera, photographing the viewing party, my eyes were focused on stu...

App Review – “Polytics”

App Review – “Polytics”

Brad Allen, Biz & Tech Editor

September 28, 2016


Filed under Biz & Tech

The goal of the free app “Polytics” is an admirable one: Encourage civil and insightful political debate among U.S. citizens within a chat system that is easy to use. But the responses it’s been getting from users is far from insightful. Reading through the chats between some users makes it tempting...

Students need to be informed before voting

Students need to be informed before voting

October 23, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Oct. 22 2014 Royal Purple Editorial Staff Opinion With the gubernatorial elections quickly approaching on Nov. 4, most of Wisconsin’s citizens have been considering who they believe deserves their vote: Scott Walker or Mary Burke. The past month, UW-Whitewater students have been registering...

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