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Survey finds drop with recycling trend

This bar graph shows the recyclable items that UW-Whitewater students recycle the most. Paper is the most recycled item.

Brian Schanen and Katie Zwiefelhofer, Contributors

May 3, 2017

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater students’ positive attitude towards recycling efforts does not appear to line up with behavioral intent regarding waste products, a public opinion course survey has found. A number of UW-Whitewater students and community members responded to a recent survey regarding lo...

Bowling Column: Warhawks go 11-5, drop to No. 9 in rankings

February 20, 2014

  Feb. 20 Commentary by Ashley McCallum The most recent update of the NCAA rankings for women’s bowing has bumped the UW-Whitewater Warhawks down from No. 7, to No. 9 in the nation. But this weekend’s Track-Kat Klash in Houston, Texas proved that rankings are just a number, and anything...

Bowling Feature: Zwiefelhofer hungry for more

Bowling Feature: Zwiefelhofer hungry for more

February 5, 2014

  Feb. 5, 2014 By Ashley McCallum In a sport like bowling, where individual scores and contributions are easy to distinguish, it is hard to ignore stand-out individuals during team competition. When a team such as the women’s bowling team has an athlete like senior Katie Zwiefelhofer,...

Women’s Bowling: Bowlers eye NCAA finals

Women's Bowling: Bowlers eye NCAA finals

October 31, 2013

  By Ashley Mccallum The UW-W women’s bowling team ended last year in a way with its third appearance at the United States Bowling Congress (USBC) Intercollegiate Championship Tournament, where it placed seventh, and its first appearance ever at the NCAA Women’s Championship, where it...

Women’s Bowling: No. 6 ranked bowlers compete at nationals

April 17, 2013

By Justin Woodard After winning their first ever tournament in the program’s history in New York earlier in the season, the Warhawks splashed the record book pages once again this past weekend making it to the NCAA Championships for the first time in school history. The ‘Hawks went...

Women’s Bowling: Team rolls off to nationals

April 10, 2013

  By Justin St. Peter “We really aren’t afraid of any of the bigger schools,” junior Katie Zwiefelhofer said. The No. 7 ranked Warhawks’ women’s bowling team has every reason not to be afraid, as they have beaten every single team in the championship field. The ‘Hawks head to...

Zwiefelhofer finishes third in USBC Championships

April 25, 2012

Sophomore Katie Zwiefelhofer made school history Saturday, finishing in third place at the United States Bowling Congress Intercollegiate Singles Championship. “I came into the tournament with very high expectations for myself,” Zwiefelhofer said. “I feel I performed up to the level needed in...

New coach looks ahead to bright season

October 26, 2011

Two years ago to this date, coaching the UW-Whitewater women’s bowling team wasn’t Leann Eimermann’s main concern. Bowling a 300 for the team was. A year after graduating, Eimermann took the job at Campbellsport High School to coach the boy’s bowling team. With Eimermann at the helm, the boys...

Women’s bowling ready for team championships in Georgia

April 20, 2011

After qualifying in the United States Bowling Congress sectional tournament on March 13, the women’s bowling team will head to Columbus, Ga., to compete in the USBC team championships tomorrow through Saturday. This is the second straight year the women have earned a trip to the championship...

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