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Editor thanks university community and campus newspaper for personal growth throughout collegiate tenure

Scout Springgate, Editor

April 20, 2020

As my academic tenure here at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater nears its terminal end, I would like to give thanks to those who have spurred me on throughout my four magnificent years here and reformed me into the person I am today. First, I must give my thanks to all of my professors who have...

RP editor proud to be UW-W athlete

Killian Jauch, News Editor

October 22, 2018

Here is a quick disclaimer to this column: I am a freshman. I have not been on campus very long. I do not want to pretend like I understand how everything here at UW-Whitewater works. But since I have been on campus, I have noticed something about being a student athlete in college. It is not like hig...

‘Jon Snow of the Royal Purple’ offers farewell and gratitude

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

May 8, 2018

Even though I was only at Royal Purple for one year, it’s truly something I will cherish forever. This great experience would not have been possible if it wasn’t for two people. Although I still honestly don’t know what your titles are, I’m so glad you guys were in the position to place your ...

Editor bids adieu after four great years

Kimberly Wethal, Editor-in-Chief

May 8, 2018

Editor's Note: Much of this column involves inside jokes to former members of the staff and are not meant to be disrespectful in any way. Back when I was a weird combination of not-quite-an-intern-anymore but past a freelancer because of how much time I spend in the office, my editor semi-jokingly...

New Name, New Face, New Style

January 23, 2013

  Royal Purple Spotlight section gets new name:   “Imaginative, creative, and nonscientific branches of knowledge considered collectively.” That is the definition of the arts. “Activity done for enjoyment when one is not working.” That is the definition of recreation. ...

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