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The Sudden signs of summers end

The Sudden signs of summer’s end

Chris Hardie, Contributor September 23, 2021

And suddenly, summer is over. The astronomical beginning of fall will be at 2:21 p.m. Central Daylight Time on Wednesday, Sept. 22, when the sun crosses the equator and we have equal amounts of...

Pumpkins at the farmers market Sept. 14, 2021.

Farmer’s market brings the flavors of fall

Felicity Knabenbauer, Lifestyle Editor September 19, 2021

The wind is beginning to pick up and become chillier. Look up and you will see the trees begin to change their colors. Fall is here and with it, comes an arrangement of fall goodies! You may be distressed...

A UW-Whitewater Nature Preserve sign welcomes visitors on the north side of campus along Schwager Drive.

Falling for nature trails

Matt Ellis October 18, 2020

With the fall season upon us, the temperature is dropping and the leaves are changing colors. Now is the perfect time to take a stroll, hike or bike through Wisconsin’s trails and experience the fall...

Have a nice fall

Have a nice fall

Aaron Holliday and Luke Rogahn September 20, 2020

Have a nice fall

Have a nice fall

September 20, 2020

Students gear up for fall season

Evan Gregor, Staff Writer October 25, 2017

Whether on the water or in the woods, fall in Wisconsin is a special season for outdoor enthusiasts. The cooling weather and shortening days cause changes in wildlife that attract anglers and hunters...

DIY Pumpkin Spice Latte

Alex Salas, Staff Writer October 12, 2016

Pumpkin Spice Lattes around Whitewater Autumn has arrived and the famous pumpkin spice latte (PSL) has made an appearance in Whitewater. Three local businesses are serving the seasonal drink: Willie’s...

DIY: Fall Decorations

Jordan Barker , Staff Writer October 12, 2016

Fall is here! The leaves are starting to change, and it’s the perfect time to start crafting. So make a warm drink, put your slippers on and enjoy these simple, inexpensive crafts to spice up your...

PL&H: Hot apple cider... with a twist

PL&H: Hot apple cider… with a twist

September 23, 2015

  By Alex Salas Spet. 23, 2015 Hello all! My name is Alex Salas and I’m a sophomore here at UW-Whitewater. This is my first year writing for the Royal Purple and writing a blog in general....

Eat This! Apple Cider Float

October 24, 2012

Apple Cider Float   The Steps 1.  You will need vanilla ice cream, apple cider, one cinnamon stick and nutmeg. 2.  Heat 2 cups apple cider with the cinnamon stick over medium heat...

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