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Big hall on campus

Big hall on campus

Scout Springgate, Managing Editor

September 2, 2019

As students begin the annual migration to campus, many will be greeted by the recently  completed residence hall welcoming them with open arms. The new residence hall, which broke ground directly west of Fischer Hall in April 2018, features a unique “suite-like” design to its rooms. This design ...

Ground to break on new residence hall

Ground to break on new residence hall

Kimberly Wethal, Editor-in-Chief

February 26, 2018

The residence hall that was designed in the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater’s master plan and built into the State of Wisconsin’s ’13-15 biennial budget will finally be breaking ground this spring after years of delays. “It was exciting to hear that it was moving forward,” Frank Bartlett, di...

Surviving college, a freshman’s guide

Surviving college, a freshman’s guide

September 4, 2013

Dear freshmen, College has officially begun. You’re away from your parents, many of you for the first time. You have complete control of your sleep schedule, eating habits, money and lifestyle. You have freedom, but don’t let that get to your head. If you are like me, a first-generation college st...

New residence halls planned

May 2, 2012

UW-Whitewater’s Residence Life Committee is looking to build three to four residence halls between now and 2031, at which time Wells Hall will be demolished. “Wells is not very ADA [American’s with Disabilities Act] friendly or handicap accessible because the hallways and rooms are very small and there’s reall...

Homecoming Window Painting

October 26, 2011

Homecoming 2011 Window Painting Photos by Andrew Smith Winners: Student Organization Division 1st place: Zeta Phi Eta (Bucket List) 2nd place: LU (X-Men) 3rd place: Tau Phi Lambda (Wizard of Oz) Residence Hall Division 1st place: Cambridge/Fox Meadows (Anchorman) 2nd place: Lee/Fricker (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) 3rd place: Arey/Benson (Star Wars) Greek...

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