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Commencement re-structured due to growing participation

Commencement re-structured due to growing participation

Kimberly Wethal, Co Editor-in chief

February 28, 2017


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The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is having growing pains when it comes to spring commencement. With recent spring undergraduate ceremonies featuring over 1,400 students during a 3.5 hour affair, the event is undergoing change for this semester’s graduates. Spring commencement has been split...

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...

City collects medicine, narcotics

October 16, 2014


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Oct. 15, 2014 By Alexandria Zamecnik By Ryan Marshick   A drug drop box was placed outside of the Whitewater Municipal building two years ago. After two years of collecting unwanted pharmaceuticals and narcotics, the program is still successful, said Captain of the Whitewater Police...

Students, community get chance to clown around

September 17, 2014


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Sept. 17, 2014 By Ryan Marshick   Residents of Whitewater can learn how to be a clown by painting faces, making balloon animals and riding a unicycle in a new workshop. This “Be A Clown” workshop is open to people of all ages and no experience is required to participate.  It is...

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