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Students step up for Spring Splash

Shannon Columb and Brad Allen

April 13, 2017


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Hordes of college students trashed during one of Whitewater’s largest annual events has its pros and cons, depending on whom you ask. But many students from several organizations are stepping up to lead efforts to clean up garbage in the community after the event. Students are working in hopes of...

Commencement speaker finds she has what it takes to succeed

December 8, 2015


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By Kimberly Wethal Dec. 9, 2015   While her lungs may not have been working the day Fernanda Contreras was supposed to apply to be the commencement speaker for this semester’s ceremony, she said, her heart was. After being given permission to submit her application the next Monday, Contre...

Greeks organize unity event for campus

October 22, 2014


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Oct. 22, 2014 By Ryan Marshick   In response to the recent hate crimes that occurred on campus, the three governing Councils for Greek Life organized the WhoIAm event, where photos were taken of a large group of students and faculty to show unity and support against violence and discrimination...

Greek councils recruit members

September 20, 2011


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Students attended recruitment activities put on by the Greek councils last week to help determine which chapter is right for them. The UW-Whitewater campus holds three Greek councils. The Panhellenic Council is made up of the four sororities on campus; Delta Zeta, Alpha Sigma, Sigma Sigma Sigma and...

Greeks host alcohol awareness event to alert students of harmful effects

April 5, 2011


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An alcohol and other drugs awareness program was held March 16 in the Hamilton Room in the University Center. This biyearly event was sponsored by the Panhellenic Council, National Panhellenic Council, Interfraternity Council, the alcohol and drug educator on campus and university police.  An...

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