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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...


October 27, 2011

The Whitewater homecoming dance was held in the Hamilton room of the University Center on Monday Oct. 24th.  Photos by Anna Lutze.

Homecoming Window Painting

October 26, 2011

Homecoming 2011 Window Painting Photos by Andrew Smith Winners: Student Organization Division 1st place: Zeta Phi Eta (Bucket List) 2nd place: LU (X-Men) 3rd place: Tau Phi Lambda (Wizard of Oz) Residence Hall Division 1st place: Cambridge/Fox Meadows (Anchorman) 2nd place: Lee/Fricker (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) 3rd place: Arey/Benson (Star Wars) Greek...

Students to showcase talents at Variety Show

October 26, 2011

Homecoming is a big event at all colleges and universities, but UW-Whitewater jam-packs a week full of games and performances to get the most out of the annual event. Each year the Career and Leadership Development hosts a variety show. This event is open to all student organizations, residence halls...

Celebrating 25 Homecomings

October 12, 2011

“It’s a nice snapshot of the history of UW-Whitewater,” Homecoming Steering Committee Co-adviser Jan Bilgen said. For current students, it’s a chance to see homecoming traditions of another era. For alumni, it will be a chance to walk down memory lane. The idea for the exhibit came from Bilgen, Steering Committee Co-adviser Kim Clarksen and Fiskum Art Gallery...

Raebel defeats cancer

October 27, 2010

This Homecoming will be special for AJ Raebel. Actually, all the Homecomings from here on out will be quite special for him. Raebel, who graduated in May 2009, looks at life a little different these days. “I don’t take the little things in life  for granted anymore,” Raebel said. “Just thi...

Homecoming 2009: Warhawks eye victory after last year’s disappointing loss

October 21, 2009

No one saw it coming. It was almost one year ago to the date, when the unexpected happened on Homecoming. The previously undefeated Warhawks fell to UW-Stevens Point, 17-16, and shocked a packed Perkins Stadium crowd. UW-Whitewater was flying high up until that point and had just completed a...

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