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Hannah Schultz, Staff Reporter

December 7, 2017

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater will be holding the Fall 2017 graduation commencement on Saturday, December 16. College graduation marks the completion of a long journey through education. Students have fulfilled all the requirements in their selected majors and minors, and are entering the wo...

Madison artist honors vets with exhibit

Hannah Schultz, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2017

Artist James Gill thinks some stories should never be forgotten. The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater University Center’s Roberta A. Fiskum Art Gallery is featuring Gill’s portraits of Wisconsin veterans and their stories in honor of Veteran’s Day. The exhibit, “Back in the World: A ...

It’s On Us: Sexual Assault Awareness Week

Students release a lantern to honor victims of sexual assault during a survivors vigil on Oct. 27 outside Perkins Stadium. The ceremony was a part of “It’s On Us,” a national movement to raise awareness and prevent sexual assault on college campuses.

Hannah Schultz, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater hosted the It’s On Us week on Monday, October 23 to Thursday, October 26. The It’s On Us week is dedicated to raising awareness and stopping sexual assault on college campuses. Events were held each of the four days, and ended with a Survivor Vigil on Thursd...

Website homepage gets cosmetic facelift

Hannah Schultz, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017

A new UW-W website went live last week with new pages and visuals focused on answering questions of prospective students. “The previous website didn’t project to prospective students,” said Web Coordinater Christa Vrabel, who worked with the Marketing and Communication Department on the update...

Comedian allows students to take break from midterms

Hannah Schultz, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017

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...

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