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The burning history of Old Main Hall

Historical photograph depicts the Feb. 7, 1970 fire that destroyed Old Main Hall.

Scout Springgate, Managing Editor

January 20, 2020

Feb. 7, 1970 – The top song was "Venus" by The Shocking Blue, The "Hollywood Palace" aired on ABC for the final time, the United States was entrenched in fighting in the Vietnam War, and racial and political unrest grew rampantly throughout the nation via forms of protests and demonstrations. Some may...

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 the basics of homecoming remain the same, nowadays, things are a little different than they we...

A walk down Old Main Lane

A walk down Old Main Lane

Olivia Storey, Assistant News Editor

April 15, 2019

UW-W celebrated the creation of Old Main Lane Friday, April 12 with a display. The project took years of support and collaboration to complete, as faculty, staff, students and alumni all played their part in providing memorabilia and stories to be shared with the Whitewater community on the second fl...

Photo exhibit to showcase student events

April 25, 2012

Students and community members who have ever wondered what a student organization or group does on campus will get the chance to see through photos. Student organizations submitted photos that will be featured in the “Involvement Photo Display.” The photos were taken by members of groups...

The ‘Legacy of Civil Rights’: A firsthand experience

March 21, 2012

Spring Break is often viewed as a time to relax and travel to tropical places. However, last spring break, 39 UW-Whitewater students and five staff members traveled south to experience what life was like in the southern states during the civil rights era. The “Legacy of Civil Rights,” exh...

‘Hoop Dreams on Wheels’ exhibit displayed in Old Main Lane

February 1, 2012

UW-Whitewater students and community members have the chance to get an inside look at the “internationally-known” UW-Whitewater wheelchair basketball teams. The “Hoop Dreams on Wheels” exhibit in Old Main Lane features photos, background information, past rosters and statistics about UW-Whitewater’s...

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