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Executive Board Members of the Whitewater Student Government watch as the live screening of Monday’s meeting gets set up.

Student government creates group to prevent sexual misconduct

Ivy Steege, Campus News Editor April 3, 2022

It has been a little less than a month since the Whitewater Student Government (WSG) unanimously passed the Student Life Advancement Act of 2022, which aimed to make Whitewater more of a community for...

Junior Kylie Jacobs runs hard at the start of the seventh heat of the women’s four hundred meter dash during the “Squig” Converse Invitational in Whitewater on Jan. 29, 2022.

Warhawk athletics striving for equality

Parker Olsen, Sports Editor February 27, 2022

In 1973 Title IX was passed in order to ensure that no matter what gender an athlete identifies themselves that they would be given equal opportunities. Although Title IX does ensure that males and females...

Letter to the Editor: Incident reporting left unclear

April 19, 2016

April 20, 2016 Last week’s memo announcing the Hate/Bias Incident Reporting Form takes us one step closer toward the erasure of prejudice. Huzzah. With this new protocol, perhaps now offending students...

Letter to the Editor: Domestic Violence a prominent issue on campus

November 17, 2015

Nov. 17, 2015 With the launching of UW-Whitewater’s “It’s On Us” campaign and the investigation into the university’s compliance with Title IX, an important discussion about sexual assault began...

Second Title IX complaint for UW-W: Student files lawsuit against UW-W following assault

November 10, 2015

Compiled by Kimberly Wethal Nov. 11, 2015   The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is facing its second Title IX complaint in 18 months after a sexual assault survivor filed a federal lawsuit...

Stop the stigma: Addressing the ‘F’ word

Stop the stigma: Addressing the ‘F’ word

March 4, 2015

March 4, 2015 Royal Purple Staff Opinion It’s time to talk about the “F” word. That’s right… Feminism. Why do we treat feminism like it’s a bad word? So many people are willing to...

UW-Whitewater listed in federal sex violence investigation

May 1, 2014

May 1, 2014 By Alexandria Zamecnik   The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) released a list of 55 higher education institutions under investigation for possible...

UW-Whitewater to D-II? Not so fast

April 22, 2014

  April 23, 2014 By Paul Bressler UW-Whitewater Interim Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Amy Edmonds put to bed any rumors that the Warhawks would make the jump to Division-II, at least...

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