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Thirsty Thursday: UW-Whitewater’s student social climate and the alcohol reputation of campus

April 1, 2015

April 1, 2015 By Vesna Brajkovic UW-Whitewater has continually made various “Top-100 Party School” lists for several years. Currently, according to the annual list compiled by Fiestafrog.com, UW-W ranks 83 out of 100, a low in recent years. In 2013, UW-W was ranked 74, which was a five-sp...

Letter to the Editor: Students must focus on safety on St. Patrick’s Day

March 11, 2014

March 12, 2014 With Saint Patrick’s Day right around the corner, it is essential to keep in mind the different ways to stay safe if you are under the influence.  Many collegiate students have been involved in situations in which they or somebody they are with has drank too much, has gotten into...

Whitewater bar instates new cover charge

September 5, 2012

Pumpers and Mitchell’s bar in downtown Whitewater has recently implemented a $10 cover charge to non-students and non-permanent residents of UW-Whitewater. According to Curt Patrick, manager of Pumpers and Mitchell’s, many customers from nearby towns such as Rockford and Beloit were causing probl...

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