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Student athletes balance work, play, life

Student athletes balance work, play, life

Justin St. Peter, Sports Editor

January 26, 2017

Imagine being the person that thousands of people are counting on to win the national championship for the school they attend. If the person fails, their reputation is tarnished and will forever have the stink of not coming up in the clutch, but if they win, their names will go down in history as one ...

Veteran, author receives Chancellor’s literary award

Veteran, author receives Chancellor’s literary award

Brad Allen, Biz & Tech Editor

November 9, 2016

Award-winning author Tim O’Brien told a crowd of students and faculty on Monday, Nov. 7 that he has learned to hate the Fourth of July and how our culture tends to celebrate killing people. “Killing people is terrible,” O’Brien said. “I find it sickening to celebrate that, it’s disgusti...

Understanding the ‘Fiscal Cliff’

Understanding the ‘Fiscal Cliff’

February 13, 2013

  Sophomore Francesca Glorioso said she is concerned about the impact of the national budget on finding a job and college tuition. Freshman Liz Eichsteadt and senior Melissa Kroll said it is difficult to understand the national budget and the government’s impact on college students. “I...

LGBT activist ‘relates’ to students at lecture series

November 20, 2012

  Activist Joan Garry visited UW-Whitewater Monday as part of the College of Letters & Sciences lecture series. She spoke about the impact the media has had on people’s view of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transvestite community. Susan Johnson, chair of the Political Science department,...

Author gives presentation about ‘The Good Food Revolution’

April 11, 2012

Will Allen, founder of Growing Power, Inc. and author of “The Good Food Revolution”, spoke on campus last Wednesday about the importance of nutrition. In 1993, Allen created Growing Power, Inc., a national nonprofit urban farming organization. It was initially planned to give kids in North Milwaukee...

Bin Laden’s death brings jubilation

May 4, 2011

Surprise and excitement. These words describe the experience of a former UW-Whitewater student now studying at George Washington University in Washington D.C. after the death of Osama bin Laden. Sophomore Jared Christman began an internship at CBS News at the end of January 2011 and was in Washington...

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