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Recognizing our Black Student Union

Felicity Knabenbauer , Lifestyle Editor January 16, 2022
A Martin Luther King Jr. Day feature
He fought for the inherent dignity of all persons

‘He fought for the inherent dignity of all persons’

Dr. Paul G. Adogamhe, Contributor January 16, 2022
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
The purpose of education

The purpose of education

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. January 16, 2022

As I engage in the so-called “bull sessions” around and about the school, I too often find that most college men have a misconception of the purpose of education. Most of the “brethren” think that...

Sophomore Chyna Hill-Scanlan is a psychology major at UW-Whitewater who serves on the executive board for the Black Student Union (BSU) as a membership liaison.

Psychology student provides perspective as an African American

Leena Hallock, Assistant Lifestyle Editor January 17, 2021

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Day the Royal Purple is highlighting a Black female voice on campus to gain understanding about how she feels as a woman of color in our nation today, as well as to...

Association for Graduate Students of Color (AGSC)

MLK’s service inspires graduate students of color

Dauntae Green, Lifestyle Editor January 17, 2021

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Day commemorates the birthday of the lead spokesperson for nonviolent activism in the Civil Rights Movement who successfully protested racial discrimination in federal and state...

Guest speaker Dr. Eddie Moore Jr. speaks to attendees about the importance of MLK and his goals for change in the future.

Celebrating the work and heart of MLK

Olivia Storey, News Editor January 27, 2020

On Wednesday, Jan. 22 the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater celebrated the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., one of the most prominent leaders of the Civil Rights Movement. Students, faculty...

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