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Watson begins year by hearing out Warhawks

Carter Secor, Staff Reporter

September 30, 2019

UW-Whitewater Chancellor Dwight C. Watson held his first listening session of the year in the Old Main Ballroom inside the University Center on Wednesday, Sept. 25. Watson, who started his role as chancellor on August 1 of this year, held the campus listening session where members of the university ...

Sending off Warhawk class of 2019

Sending off Warhawk class of 2019

Olivia Storey, Assistant News Editor

May 6, 2019

Graduation is the one day every college student looks forward to. After years of hard work, stress and all nighters, you finally get to walk across that stage and receive your degree. This spring, the student that has been selected to send the graduating class of 2019 away is Tom Kind. With four yea...

WSG keeps students warm this winter

Katelyn Black, Lifestyle Editor

February 7, 2019

With the temperature and wind chill reaching the negatives this week and winter truly beginning to set in, warm gear is a must for any student walking to work or class. But when Jen Purcell, the director of marketing and public relations for the Whitewater Student Government was out running errands with a ...

Kind talks of progress, recovery for students

Shannan Lojeski, News Editor

January 29, 2019

With the fall semester behind it, Whitewater Student Government (WSG) plans to move forward confidently and consistently both individually as a student governance and collectively as a campus. “We all have challenges and we all move forward,” said WSG President Tom Kind. “You learn to adapt, an...

Kind ready to serve students in second term

September 24, 2018

When I started looking ahead this year to my second term as Wisconsin Student Government (WSG) president, I asked what changes needed to be addressed on campus that would have measurable success and garner the support needed to secure the best outcome. After some thinking, I’ve realized that’s the w...

Willie Warhawk turns 150

Willie Warhawk turns 150

Killian Jauch, News Editor

September 10, 2018

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater celebrated Willie the Warhawk’s 150th birthday on Sept. 7. The event was the culmination of many people’s time and effort throughout the last few months.    The event featured tons of food, live music by the Roadhouse Chiefs, the Guiness Book of World Records break...

UW-Rock County merger becomes official

Killian Jauch, News Editor

September 3, 2018

University of Wisconsin-Rock County will be renamed to University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at Rock County this fall after a UW System restructuring of schools throughout the state.   The decision was made by The University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents in December 2017, and the official r...

Kind and Miller run for head seats at WSG table

Kind and Miller run for head seats at WSG table

Benjamin Pierce, Assistant News Editor

April 6, 2018

Tom Kind could be the fourth-ever Whitewater Student Government (WSG) president elected to a second consecutive term. The junior economics major is running against Pasan Samaranayake in the WSG presidential election, which ends today. He is running alongside third-year student Zoe Miller. Miller...

(Un)officially elected: Opposing slate likely to file appeal on WSG decision next week

(Un)officially elected: Opposing slate likely to file appeal on WSG decision next week

April 19, 2016

    By Kimberly Wethal April 20, 2016   One vote. That’s all it took for senior David Kroeze and sophomore Kane Poad to win the position of president and vice president elect for Whitewater Student Government (WSG) during the 2016-2017 academic year. They won 363-362...

WSG slates announced at debate

WSG slates announced at debate

April 6, 2016

By Emily Lepkowski April 6, 2016   Seniors David Kroeze and Noah Rusch made their campaigns for the office of Whitewater Student Government (WSG) President public last night, April 5, in a debate. The small audience – fewer than twenty in total – was able to submit questions to the cand...

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