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Rebecca Harris, Disability Services Coordinator

Get support from the Center for Students with Disabilities

Rebecca Harris, Disability Services Coordinator November 28, 2022

Disability is something that comes in all different forms, and even the same disability looks drastically different for each individual. The Center for Students with Disabilities sees this and works to...

Sara Myers (photo provided by Sara Myers)

The benefits of becoming a journalist

Felicity Knabenbauer, Editor October 2, 2022

“From my perspective as a newspaper reporter, you learn a lot about the community you cover when you work for a daily newspaper like the Beloit Daily News and Janesville Gazette (the two papers I...

“We shouldnt celebrate Christopher Columbus day. He isnt someone we should look up to as a people. He is a bad representation of our country.” - Andreana Masters, Sophomore

Should Columbus Day be eliminated?

October 10, 2021

We asked and you answered. For this weeks in my opinion, we asked the question...Should Columbus Day be eradicated?

“I get my news from the apps of the CNN and Apple News,” - Cynthia Lin, Sophomore

Where do you get your news?

Alicia Dougherty, Editor October 3, 2021

In honor of National Newspaper Week, the Royal Purple asked where do you get your news?

Logan Komprood

Meet Advertising Manager Logan Komprood

Logan Komprood, Advertising Director August 29, 2021

“​Hello I am Logan Komprood, the new Advertising Manager for The Royal Purple. I am going into my final year of courses here at UW-Whitewater and I am majoring in Communications Advertising. My minor...

“That would be my grandma. She’s a very independent and strong woman. She always makes sure her friends and family are always taken care of too.”
Submitted by Konkel, 22, with her youngest daughter Mia.

Who’s your shero?

February 28, 2021


Advertising manager Ryan Piontek and assistant manager Mitchell Grinyer work out the Royal Purple budget at the office in McCutchan Hall.

Making your money go farther

October 25, 2020

Dear Community, As we take on this pandemic, the Royal Purple is busy online and socially distanced in person in our meetings making the best ad packages possible for our clients. We’ve changed up the...

Giant letters cant be missed at the Phi Beta Sigma table.  Student organizations, clubs, fraternities and sororities showcase their activities at the annual Involvement Fair on the mall at UW-Whitewater on Wednesday, September 14, 2016.  (UW-Whitewater photo/Craig Schreiner) DIGITAL MANIPULATION OF PHOTOGRAPHS OTHER THAN NORMAL MINIMAL CROPPING AND TONING IS PROHIBITED., CREDIT PHOTOS: UW-WHITEWATER PHOTO/CRAIG SCHREINER

Phi Beta Sigma stays safe

October 25, 2020

My name is Neil McCants. I'm the President of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. and the President of the National Pan-Hellenic Council.  As a chapter we have decided to have 90% of our meetings and events...

Top Stories for the Week of January 25th!

January 24, 2017

Welcome back to the new semester! Check out this week's top stories of the Royal Purple. It includes new stories, new editors, and more fun!

Top Stories for the Week of December 14th!

December 13, 2016

Hey guys, check out this week's top stories of the Royal Purple. Last one until Spring Semester!

Top Stories for the Week of November 30th!

November 29, 2016

Take a sneak peek of this week's top stories of the Royal Purple. They will really fascinate you!

Top Stories for the Week of November 2nd

November 1, 2016

Check out this week's newest stories in the paper!

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