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Top Stories for the Week of January 25th!

January 24, 2017

Welcome back to the new semester! Check out this week's top stories of the Royal Purple. It includes new stories, new editors, and more fun!

Top Stories for the Week of December 14th!

December 13, 2016

Hey guys, check out this week's top stories of the Royal Purple. Last one until Spring Semester!

Top Stories for the Week of November 30th!

November 29, 2016

Take a sneak peek of this week's top stories of the Royal Purple. They will really fascinate you!

Royal Purple Staff does Mannequin Challenge!

November 15, 2016

This week the Royal Purple decided to do the Mannequin Challenge. They did awesome! Check them out in the video here! Song: Black Beatle by Rae Sremmurd

Top Stories of the Week for October 17th to October 21st!

Top Stories of the Week for October 17th to October 21st!

October 18, 2016

Check out the sneak peek of stories to come by the Royal Purple on Wednesday, October 19th.

Letter to the Editor: Technology ruins youth and education

April 26, 2016

April 27, 2016 What is the purpose of school? We, as a society have lost track of the purpose of school. Technology has gotten in the way of what’s really important. School is about learning, listening to the teacher, showing respect, participating in class and working together, not against each...

Now: Adaptive institution

October 10, 2012

The college of business and economics (CoBE) has seen dramatic change in the last few decades. Teleprompters, green screens and smart boards have replaced typewritters and main frames.  The reputation of the college has led to a record enrollment. Since 2000, the enrollment at UW-Whitewater as...

New ‘Bait Bike’ program debuts

September 5, 2012

  Stealing bikes on campus will be a lot harder this school year. The UW-Whitewater campus police have installed a new “Bait Bike” program designed to catch potential bike thieves. “It is absolutely amazing technology,” UW-Whitewater Police Chief Matthew Kiederlen said. “When you...

All faculty should utilize D2L technology

April 18, 2012

As exams and the final chances to make the Dean’s List near, many of us will be checking our grades regularly on Desire2Learn. Unless your instructor doesn’t use D2L. The university has set up a network for students to learn, check grades and have documents at-hand online. Many instructors...

Waldorf school system shouldn’t neglect teaching with technology

October 25, 2011

An article by Matt Richtel in the New York Times said about 160 schools in the Waldorf system around the country are preaching physical activity and hands-on learning. These schools also ban technology in the classroom. The 160 schools don’t make students whittle their own pencils by candlelight, but...

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