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App reminds users to drink water while at the bars

App reminds users to drink water while at the bars

Kimberly Wethal, Editor-in-Chief

March 11, 2018


Filed under Biz & Tech

Although St. Patrick’s Day is coming up, a hangover doesn’t necessarily have to follow. But how do you remember to drink the proper amount of water while getting down on the Pumpers & Mitchell’s dance floor, dancing on the stripper pole at Cheap Shotz or taking down an entire pitcher of L...

Bars to host St. Patrick’s Day event

March 15, 2017


Filed under Biz & Tech

The College Pub, 202 W. Whitewater St., and Pumpers & Mitchell’s, 158 W. Whitewater St., will host a team-up event  called “St. Patrick’s Day Shenanigans” on Friday. Both bars are set to open at 6 a.m. and will offer an “All You Can Drink” (AYCD) and T-Shirt combination deal for $20. “We...

Tipping culture should change over time

March 15, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Royal Purple Staff Opinion March 15, 2016 With St. Patty’s Day approaching, many students are searching their closets for last year’s shamrock t-shirt and matching leprechaun hat, but others aren’t so fortunate. Quite a few of us work as bartenders and servers, and the “luck of the Irish”...

Valentine ideas and gory old traditions

Valentine ideas and gory old traditions

February 2, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Feb. 2, 2016 There are worse things than being single on Valentine’s Day. This is one of those times in the year when people are subconsciously obligated to find someone “special-enough” to do something “romantic-enough” with. There are some who’ve decided to forgo the status q...

21 and Over: Drinking Holidays

21 and Over: Drinking Holidays

October 14, 2015


Filed under Lifestyle

By Jordan Moser Oct. 14, 2015 In addition to beer pong, flip cup and the shotski, the concept of the drinking holiday is one of the notable accomplishments college students can take credit in establishing. Freshmen move-in day is the first celebrated drinking holiday of the academic year. From th...

Letter to the Editor: Students must focus on safety on St. Patrick’s Day

March 12, 2014


Filed under Opinion

March 12, 2014 With Saint Patrick’s Day right around the corner, it is essential to keep in mind the different ways to stay safe if you are under the influence.  Many collegiate students have been involved in situations in which they or somebody they are with has drank too much, has gotten into...

Get to know your campus assistants

November 20, 2012


Filed under Uncategorized

  Campus Assistants are an asset when it comes to bringing in new Warhawks. They give tours to prospective students and are known for walking backward in purple coats. Get to know these four CAs and the lives they lead outside of giving campus tours.   Kelley Agnew   Year:...

Ith Seo (eat this)

March 15, 2011


Filed under Lifestyle

INGREDIENTS  • 1 cup raw, grated potatoes  • 1 cup mashed potatoes  • 1 cup all-purpose flour • 2 tsp baking powder • 2 tsp salt • 2 eggs, lightly beaten • 1/4 cup milk • Butter or oil for frying DIRECTIONS Grate potatoes into a cheese cloth and twist to remove excess water. Mix dry ingredients together. Add raw potatoes and mashed potatoes tog...

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