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DECA gives back

Jessica Rawski, Biz & Tech Editor

November 11, 2019

As Halloween comes to a close and November pushes forward, some student organizations are already making plans for the holiday season. For one student organization, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), the holiday season is a time for giving back, which is what was discussed in their Tues...

New program aims to assist students’ finances

Jessica Rawski, Biz & Tech Editor

November 4, 2019

The Financial Literacy Center (FLC) is an up and coming financial outreach program at UW-Whitewater that aims to educate students about how to manage their personal finances. They provide many unique services to students for no charge. Some of these services include one-on-one financial coaching. The session...

Smart Money Week focuses on financial responsibility

Smart Money Week focuses on financial responsibility

Sutton Rettig and Kaarin Lorum

May 1, 2018

Beginning Monday, April 23, an array of University of Wisconsin-Whitewater students took part in Money Matters Week, a series of on-campus events aimed toward engaging in financial workshops meant to educate students about responsible money management. Senior Jacob Leitheiser, a finance student, ...

Tips for finance and self investment


April 24, 2013

  Ever since I have acquired my position as the Royal Purple Business Editor, I have had a desire to enlighten students about money management and present opportunities to clarify misperceptions about finance. I want the business section to focus on the accomplishments of our business stu...

Students use strategy, creativity at business competition

Students use strategy, creativity at business competition

January 30, 2013

  Business graduate students competed in a competition provided by the Association for Corporate Growth on Jan. 24. Chair of the Department of Finance and Business Law Linda Yu said ACG is an international organization that promotes growing corporations via acquiring other firms. Accor...

Consider This

September 5, 2012

With school being so expensive, how can I be financially responsible and not overspend? Every college student is aware of the expenses involved with furthering their education. With the beginning of the school year, students are purchasing food, supplies and items for their apartments, all while paying UW...

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