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Ask Alyssa: Weekends home or on campus?

February 18, 2015

Feb. 18, 2015 By Alyssa Kirchen [typography font="Cantarell" size="25" size_format="px"] I want to have a social life in college, but I love going home on the weekends. Is it possible to have both? [/typography]   A: It’s hard being away from home when you’re not sleeping in a c...

More bus routes are beneficial for students

More bus routes are beneficial for students

November 6, 2013

By Josh Hafemeister It’s not uncommon to hear UW-Whitewater called a “suitcase college.” The university houses many of its students, but there are many who live off campus and out of town. For commuters, the drive to campus can be expensive, and during the winter, dangerous. UW-W needs to consider...

Top-100 party school list should not be priority

March 13, 2013

On Feb. 4, 2013, Fiestafrog.com released their annual list of the top-100 party schools in the United States. UW-Whitewater was ranked at No. 74 on this list, five spots below its ranking the previous year. Many students on Facebook seemed to view being placed on this list as an accomplishment,...

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