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Chancellor should support victims, students

October 22, 2018

Retired professor Brian Kevin Beck posited last week that Chancellor Kopper should not step down because she has not failed in any of her responsibilities. Chancellor Kopper herself said that her primary...

Student view on mandatory reporting

Student view on mandatory reporting
April 15, 2018

Resident Assistants (RAs) tend to have a bad reputation for many reasons. Yes, there is nothing worse than getting written up and thinking that your chances of being successful in life are completely...

Imagine: people doing what they love with ease

January 26, 2016

Jan. 26, 2016 Most kids in America grow up hearing they can be anything they want to be. This is a grand ideal, but I wonder if it’s truer in theory than in reality. There are thousands of...

For vocalist, path to recital began with major switch

November 6, 2013

By Lauren Piek   Senior Jennalee Brummel originally came to UW-Whitewater with the intention of majoring in flute performance after receiving a full scholarship. That was her plan until one...

Student-teacher relations rely on communication

May 8, 2013

  Students have heard of this before. A student doesn’t know his or her grade and has no idea how they are doing in the class. Teachers change what they have scheduled on the syllabus. These...

Investing in entrepreneurs

Investing in entrepreneurs
March 13, 2013

Student entrepreneurs could potentially receive mirco-loans through the UW-Whitewater Student Chamber of Commerce. Sophomore Dan Fink, the co-founder of the chamber,  said micro-loans are usually...

A Nontraditional Life: Ryan Lonergan

November 14, 2012

  From high school to the military, sophomore Ryan Lonergan has done more than most. Lonergan, 25, graduated from Waterford Union High School in 2006, and upon graduation, joined the military. Lonergan...

A Non-Traditional Life: David Fleming

September 5, 2012

“I look at every class as ‘this is the class I need to graduate.’” This is the mindset David Fleming, 28, has as he begins his freshman year at UW-Whitewater as a non-traditional student. Fleming,...

A Non-Traditional Life: Damon Judah

December 7, 2011

Before enrolling at UW-Whitewater as a 27-year-old non-traditional student in 2008, Damon Judah was spending cold winter nights in his car, homeless. “Those were difficult years,” Judah said. ...

Student hit by car on Main Street

March 2, 2011

A UW-Whitewater student was struck by a car at the intersection of Main Street and Whiton Street Tuesday afternoon. Senior Chris ONeil said he was crossing Main Street at the Whiton Street crosswalk...

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