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Solutions to beat winter boredom

December 9, 2015

Although there isn’t any snow on the ground, winter is definitely here. In less than two weeks, everyone will be on winter break. It will be fun at first; no papers, no assignments, no deadlines to meet, but then, boredom sinks in. After a few days of being free from classes and school responsibilities,...

Alloy aligns students for jewelry making

Alloy aligns students for jewelry making

December 9, 2015

By Shakeva Oliver Dec. 9, 2015 Necklaces, bracelets and rings all take mere moments to put on, but there isn’t always much thought put into how long it takes to create a piece, especially one made by hand. The Alloy art group of campus can be found working on their jewelry pieces from 9 a.m....

Safety comes first for campus cyclists

October 7, 2015

Oct. 7, 2015 By Shakeva Oliver   Bicycles on the roadway are, by law, vehicles with the same rights and responsibilities as motorized vehicles. Cyclists must obey all signs and signals and yield just like other drivers. Cyclists can take several precautions to prevent falling or crashing...

Plenty of pickins’ at the Apple Hut

Plenty of pickins’ at the Apple Hut

September 30, 2015

The warm sun shined down on my brother and I as we drove down the windy road to Beloit, Wisconsin. Picket signs led the way to our destination.  After a short drive down Walters Road, we found a break in the trees. There was a small, candy-red shack with big, honey-orange pumpkins and colorful pots...

Community runs to help Whitewater

September 24, 2015

By Abrielle Backhaus By Shakeva Oliver   The weather was sunny with a brisk morning chill on September 20. Crowds of people arrived early at Whitewater High School for the Discover Whitewater Series, also known as Run Whitewater. Run Whitewater is a series of running events sponsored...

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