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Comedian allows students to take break from midterms

Hannah Schultz, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017

Filed under News

Midterm exams are creeping up on UW-Whitewater students, so what better way to relieve some studying stress than a comedy act? UW-Whitewater hosted Andrew Sleighter, comedian, on Thursday, Oct. 12 at 7:30 p.m. in the University Center’s Down Under. Sleighter is a stand-up comedian, who has appeared on m...

App Review – “MTV News”

March 29, 2016

Filed under Biz & Tech

March 29, 2016 By Jason Howarth Remember when MTV was actually music focused? That seems so far in the past it’s not even funny. A more accurate name for MTV would be “Pop Culture Central” or the “Reality Network.” To prove this point, Viacom Entertainment (the company that sponsors...

SEAL not extinct but evolving

September 16, 2015

Filed under Lifestyle

By: Ashley McCallum Lifestyle Editor As of this semester, a familiar group on campus has gone extinct. The former structure of SEAL (Student Entertainment and Awareness Leauge) is gone, but the events and entertainment it provided is not. Six student entertainment assistants employed by the University ...

New Name, New Face, New Style

January 23, 2013

Filed under Arts & Rec

  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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