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Make summer break count

May 8, 2014

  May 7, 2014 Commentary by Jacqueline Schaefer, Lifestyle Editor   Who doesn’t love summer? Sunshine, warm air and many options for outside activites make summer the best time of year. Although it may sound appealing to waste your summer away lying outside watching Netflix, there...

Stay chill, beat the heat

May 8, 2014

  May 7, 2014 Commentary by Samantha Phillips, Staff Writer   Whitewater is a busy town while school is in session. There are plenty of events put on by UW-Whitewater along with the Whitewater community throughout the semester and the events don’t stop even once summer hits. Students...

Student org profits from creating, selling art

Student org profits from creating, selling art

May 8, 2014

  May 7, 2014 by Samantha Phillips   UW-Whitewater is home to many on-campus clubs that have diverse interests and attract a wide variety of students. Common clubs on campus are a way for students to connect with others who share the same hobby. One such club is the Printmakers...

Film aims to preserve rural voice

Film aims to preserve rural voice

May 8, 2014

  May 7, 2014 by Allyson Karnowski   After years of researching, filming, editing and producing, Professor Ndirangu “David” Wachanga’s documentary is being recognized around the world. In 2008, Wachanga embarked on creating his first documentary titled “Ali Mazrui: A...

The Badger State’s “other” title town

May 6, 2014

    May 7, 2014 By Kevin Cunningham People are familiar with the phrase, “Title Town” here in Wisconsin. When looking over the 2013-14 school year, championships upon championships were won in the Badger State’s “other” title town: UW-Whitewater. Starting with basketball,...

Matt Behrendt – RP Male Athlete of the Year – Tradition sets up success

Matt Behrendt – RP Male Athlete of the Year – Tradition sets up success

May 6, 2014

    May 7, 2014 By Justin St. Peter Matt Behrendt was a varsity wide receiver at Class 5A Nazareth Academy in La Grange Park, Ill. The Roadrunners’ starting quarterback was struggling. Behrendt was the backup and was inserted into the lineup with two games left in the season...

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