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Haute Hawks: Spring fashion shows locally

Haute Hawks: Spring fashion shows locally

April 22, 2015

By Jordan Gittens April 22, 2015 This past Sunday, Whitewater turned out its best fashion in the Hamilton Room of the University Center. Here, we saw fashion from Thirty-One, an individual sales consultant company, to Dale’s Bootery, which is just a stone throw away on Main Street. The Second...

Typhoon Haiyan hits home

Typhoon Haiyan hits home

November 20, 2013

Nov. 20, 2013 By Michael Riley Junior Matthew Buskirk was working on a self-portrait for one of his art classes on Nov. 8 while watching NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams when he began watching a personally disturbing broadcast. He watched Typhoon Haiyan’s 195 mph winds snapping trees and rains flooding t...

Healthy activities offered to community

Healthy activities offered to community

March 6, 2013

  Working for Whitewater’s Wellness, or W3, is hosting its second annual Wellfest from 12 to 3 p.m. on March 10 at Whitewater High School. The free event is open to all students, staff and members of the Whitewater community. Marci Pasquesi, who works for AmeriCorp Vista and W3, organized...

Spookers scream this Halloween

October 24, 2012

  Nothing says Halloween like being a “spooker” at a haunted house. Two UW-Whitewater students, junior Kelsy Hribar and senior Kyle Higgins, are spookers at Dr. Scary’s Haunted House in Fort Atkinson. Spookers are actors that work in a haunted house and are hired to scare guests at diff...

Student finishes 4K for Cancer bike trip

October 3, 2012

  After countless months of preparing and fundraising, Dong Hoon Lee spent this past summer biking from Maryland to California to benefit cancer awareness. The cause is close to Lee because his mother was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2006 while he attended high school in Fort Atkins...

Cupcakes for causes

September 12, 2012

  When it comes to caring about their customers, Whitewater’s The SweetSpot takes their dedication to another sweet, cupcake-filled level. This month, The SweetSpot will host a month of giving, donating the proceeds from cupcakes to three causes: the Best Friends Animal Society, the Alzheimer’s...

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