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Time with family defines holidays

December 8, 2015

Dec. 8, 2015 The things I love the most about the holidays are watching movies, spending time with family and friends and eating Christmas cookies. I love the movies “The Santa Clause” and...

Save the tap: it’s not that simple

November 17, 2015

Nov. 17, 2015 There are many bubblers with water bottle refill stations located across campus from Heide Hall to the University Center. These bubblers should be taken advantage of each day of the week...

Students decorate pumpkins for prizes

Jenny Musilek’s winning pumpkin design.
October 29, 2015

By Signe Trewyn Oct. 28, 2015 October is the month dedicated to fall colors, Halloween, trick-or-treating and, of course, pumpkins. For several weeks, the University Center has displayed an...

Halloween celebrations make holiday unique

October 27, 2015

Oct. 27, 2015 The thing I love the most about Halloween is the decorations because I love seeing the creativity of Halloween lovers around the community. If nothing else, the spooky decorations always...

Trees benefit local communities

October 20, 2015

Oct. 20, 2015 The two Maple trees on the corner of Prairie and Main St. were cut down recently, despite petitions to save them. According to the City of Whitewater website, Whitewater is a part of Tree...

Campus hosts thrills

October 15, 2015

By Signe Trewyn Oct. 14, 2015 Students have an opportunity to switch up their Saturday night with pre-Halloween fun at the Haunted Mansion. Career and Leadership Development, in collaboration...

Emissions scandal harms environment

October 13, 2015

Oct. 13, 2015 Volkswagen used software so its vehicles would not emit illegal emissions during emissions testing. Worse still, the cars are emitting gasses nearly 40 percent past the legal limit. Two...

UW-Whitewater provides fond memories

Commentary by Signe Trewyn Staff Writer
September 22, 2015

From the day I set foot on campus I have felt as though UW-Whitewater has been more than just a school. It has acted like a family. My entire college career has gone by so fast, but that does not mean...

Royal Reviews: Movie Review ‘Inside Out’

September 3, 2015

“I just wish I knew what you were thinking.” This statement is so common for us who communicate and cannot read minds. In the movie “Inside Out” the audience is dumped right into the mind of...

Ditch the keys, not your life

September 2, 2015

  Commentary by Signe Trewyn Assistant Opinion Editor Friday, or any day of the week that ends in “weekend” can be a time for celebration and having fun. Most of the time this means with...

Post-graduation career facts and options

May 6, 2015

May 6, 2015 Congratulations! You’ve graduated! But wait a second, school’s over! This is not an uncommon reaction that most students have upon graduation. The one thing that has been ingrained in...

Put down the cell phone and pick up life

May 4, 2015

April 29, 2015 Imagine sitting with your best friend for quite a while at lunch, both of you engage in conversation throughout the time of being together. You both become bored and find yourselves staring...

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