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Will summer be the season for student recovery?

Will summer be the season for student recovery?

Wisconsin Policy Forum, Contributor April 10, 2022

At a time when many Wisconsin students need additional support, statewide summer school enrollment plunged in the early months of the pandemic and did not fully recover last summer. The initial decline...

Joe is one of those candidates we need to vote for

Joe is one of those candidates we need to vote for

Rob Binning , Contributer March 27, 2022

It's an honor to write this letter of support for Joe Kromholz for the Whitewater Unified School District School Board. One of the biggest challenges of every school district in Wisconsin. It was created...

Dashing through winterim

Dashing through winterim

Carina Lopez, Campus News Editor December 12, 2021

It’s the time for family, relaxation and enjoying the holidays. For many UW-W students, however, it is also about to be a fast-track abundance of knowledge. Yes, of course, it is time for winterim. This...

Don’t forget! Top 10 most important dates for college students

Don’t forget! Top 10 most important dates for college students

Carina Lopez, Campus News Editor December 12, 2021

As college students, it is easy to let important dates slip your mind when juggling your final’s workload with essay submissions, test days, and presentations all for you to remember. However, the Royal...

Students walk towards Esker Dining Hall after the school day, Nov. 2021.

Students want week-long Thanksgiving break

Aaron Xiong, Assistant Lifestyle Editor November 14, 2021

With midterms coming to a close, the school year heads into deeper waters with thoughts focused on Thanksgiving Break. Although UW-Whitewater’s Thanksgiving break begins Nov.23 and resumes classes on...

You deserve to be here

‘You deserve to be here’

Cennedy Hoppe, News Editor September 19, 2021

The UW-Whitewater at Rock County Convocation celebrated the start of the semester for the campus at the Kirk Denmark Theatre in the Wells Culture Center Sept. 9. This year's event encouraged the attendees...

Dabe Okoli (Left), Maiya Tatum (Middle), and Peyton McLaughlin (Right) sing the song Super Bass for the other warhawks at karaoke night on 09/16/2021.

Students sing their hearts out

Felicity Knabenbauer, Lifestyle Editor September 19, 2021

There is never a dull night on the Whitewater campus. Even in the middle of the week students are ready to go out and let loose. On Thursday, September 16th the University center held a karaoke night for...

UW-Whiter chapter of NAB attending the National Association of Black Accountants Central Regional National Conference.

National Association of Black Accountants

Dauntae Green, Lifestyle Editor April 11, 2021

Tax season turns many individuals into novice accountants this time of the year, but for many around Whitewater it's a full-time career. On the UW-W campus, the National Association of Black Accountants...

“That would be my grandma. She’s a very independent and strong woman. She always makes sure her friends and family are always taken care of too.”
Submitted by Konkel, 22, with her youngest daughter Mia.

Who’s your shero?

February 28, 2021


The City of Whitewater water tower seen over the top of trees with fall leaves, from Cravath Lakefront Park on Friday Sept. 25.

Cut your plastic cutlery waste

October 19, 2020

Due to recent Covid-19 precautions, the amount of trash in the United States has increased. Food is being packaged in to-go containers with plastic utensils, because people are no longer eating inside...

The Whitewater Common Council meets to discuss the rise in COVID-19 cases on campus.

Campus, city discuss rise in student COVID-19 cases

Katie Childs, Assistant News Editor September 20, 2020

     The Whitewater Common Council met for a special meeting to discuss an ordinance prohibiting mass gatherings following concern over the rise of COVID-19 cases among UW-Whitewater students Sept....

A walk down Old Main Lane

A walk down Old Main Lane

Olivia Storey, Assistant News Editor April 15, 2019

UW-W celebrated the creation of Old Main Lane Friday, April 12 with a display. The project took years of support and collaboration to complete, as faculty, staff, students and alumni all played their part...

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