Royal Purple

Managing editor thanks paper for confidence in self

Scout Springgate, Managing Editor

September 16, 2019

As the managing editor for the Royal Purple this year, I plan to use my position to further my journalistic experience and create a memorable senior year. When I entered the UW-W scene in 2016 as a freshman, I had no journalistic experience due to being denied application into my high school news mag...

Summoning spirits: A heart stopping experience

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor

October 8, 2018

It’s rare that a show can say it is literally heart-stopping, but that was exactly the case for the University Center Entertainment sponsored show, “Summoning Spirits” written and performed by Peter Boie.    “The magician for non-believers,” as stated on Boie’s self-titled website, enhanced ...

Contest features sights from abroad

Contest features sights from abroad

Brenda Echeverria, Arts & Rec Editor

March 5, 2018

Wander, Explore, Discover, and Reflect: UW-Whitewater’s fifth Annual International Photo Contest Exhibit runs from March 1-20 in Roberta’s Art Gallery. The exhibit is led by the Center for Global Experiences office and aims to highlight UW-Whitewater students’ and faculty members’ global p...

Working hard for the money

October 9, 2012

Every school year, approximately 600 students apply for work study on campus, and it is up to the UW-Whitewater Financial Aid office to find jobs for as many of those students as possible. A form of financial aid, work study allows students to work on campus to earn money at an hourly rate to help...

An eye-opening spring break experience

March 30, 2011

As we approached thirty hours total bus travel, I realized that our week had come to an end and that the people I had spent the last week hanging around with, talking with and growing with were all going to head in their own directions.  Although we were parting in a physical sense, our minds have a similar quest to bring about unity, equa...

Civilization: a product of education and experience

March 11, 2011

To begin, I must define the terms of discussion. Civilization refers to the quality of excellence in thought, manners and taste. Civilization and culture, knowledge and values shared by society are closely related. Education is  knowledge acquired by learning and instruction as well as the result...

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