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Sophomore defensive back Thomas Wojnowski (42) darts across Perkins Stadium to the end zone before scoring during the homecoming game against UW-Eau Claire Saturday, October 30. 2021.

Meylor, Wisniewski carry Warhawks to win over UW-Eau Claire

Nay Salter, Sports Editor October 31, 2021

A four-touchdown performance by senior quarterback Max Meylor and 120-yard game by senior wide receiver Ryan Wisniewski put the Warhawks on top over the UW-Eau Claire Blugolds by a score of 48-6 at Perkins...

In-person celebrations return for homecoming

In-person celebrations return for homecoming

Carina Lopez, Campus News Editor October 24, 2021

Starting Monday, Oct. 25, students are encouraged to participate in the traditional homecoming activities made possible by the year-long preparations from the homecoming committee. With the collaboration...

Homecoming: A celebration of past, present and future

Homecoming: A celebration of past, present and future

Brian Schanen, Contributor October 24, 2021

In high school I remember homecoming as painting windows, watching the parade, and of course dress-up days! As I transitioned to college it was still fun, but looked a bit different, Willie dance battled...

The barbecue!
Senior Mitch Richards, Information Technology

What homecoming events are you looking forward to?

October 24, 2021

We asked and you answered. For this special homecoming edition we asked warhawks what homecoming events they are looking forward to this year. 

Homecoming weekend

Homecoming weekend

Aaron Holliday, Graphic Designer October 24, 2021

Warhawk spirit

Warhawk spirit

October 18, 2020

Ben Boland, Career and Leadership Development customer service associate, poses in this year’s festive Homecoming attire.

Homecoming week arrives at UW-Whitewater

Katie Childs, Assistant News Editor October 18, 2020

The time-honored tradition of Homecoming week at UW-Whitewater begins Oct. 19, bringing with it a slew of events and celebrations tailored to the current state of virtual reality. This year’s theme...

Homecoming business

Corey Moen, Staff Reporter October 14, 2019

For many, Homecoming brings one of the most anticipated weeks at UW-Whitewater. Along with that anticipation comes excitement to show school pride as a Warhawk, and also as a member of various campus organizations. The...

Members of student organizations run in the bed races.

Warhawks celebrate homecoming week

Olivia Storey, News Editor October 14, 2019

Homecoming week is a yearly celebration at UW-W, and it brings many activities for students and student organizations to take part in. Many students participated in the events that Homecoming Steering...

Students participate in Indoor Games Night Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019 in the University Center as part of Homecoming Week.

Campus orgs should be allowed to participate in Homecoming events

Scout Springgate, Managing Editor October 14, 2019

Homecoming in my eyes is a time for organizations to express their school pride and promote themselves to other students, community members and alumni. As part of the managerial staff on the Royal Purple,...

Cows, goats and school spirit

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor October 7, 2019

The year is 1922, and UW-Whitewater is celebrating the school’s first ever homecoming complete with everything one might associate with the yearly event - football, a parade and school spirit. And though...

UW-Whitewater marching band performing during pre-game at the UW-Whitewater versus UW-Eau Claire Football game on Oct. 5.

UW-Whitewater marches into homecoming

Kaylee Pryble, Arts & Rec Editor October 7, 2019

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Marching Band, widely referred to as Wisconsin’s Finest, is a historic part of homecoming and the campus community as a whole. Each year, marching band performs...

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