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Baseball gets off to hot start during spring trip

Baseball gets off to hot start during spring trip

Kolton Hegstrom, Sports Editor

April 1, 2018

The No. 2 ranked UW-Whitewater baseball team got out of the gates at the RussMatt Invitational hotter than the Florida sun but stumbled in their last two games in Auburndale to finish their spring trip 6-2. The Warhawks outscored their opponents by 49 runs in a perfect 6-0 start on the season, inclu...

150th kicks off on April 21

150th kicks off on April 21

Nicole Aimone, News Editor

February 19, 2018

Since its inception 150 years ago, the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater has changed names, mascots and school colors – only for one year, as it was so disliked that it was changed back to purple – but the one thing we’d all like to think hasn’t changed is the legacy Warhawks have created. ...

Professor bikes 52 miles to campus every spring

May 2, 2012

For many, the signs of summer come in flowers blooming and warmer weather. For the math department at UW-Whitewater, this sign comes with Dr. Jonathan Kane’s annual 52-mile bike ride to campus. Ever since Kane began teaching math at UW-Whitewater in August of 1980, he has biked from his home on...

Ben’s Top Five

March 21, 2012

News editor Ben Holzhueter picks his top five favorite television series returning this spring. 1. "Mad Men" Don Draper and the Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce gang return for another round of good old 1960’s fun: heavy boozing, chain smoking and reckless philandering. The first four seasons had som...

Enjoy all that Kettle Moraine State Forest offers

April 20, 2011

This spring, get in touch with your adventurous side. Take a trip to the Kettle Moraine State Forest, just minutes away from the city of Whitewater. Enjoy a day or weekend filled with hiking, site seeing, camping, fishing, biking or any of the other activities the park has to offer. Get ready to take off that winter sweater and thr...

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