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Bad Bunny Crocs (you know you want ’em)

Bad Bunny Crocs (you know you want 'em)

Jake Klein, Journalist

October 4, 2020

Your favorite pair of rubber clogs that you secretly love, but are ashamed to rock in public got a fancy makeover thanks to a collaboration with Latin trap artist Bad Bunny. Benito Antonio Martínez Ocasio, known by his stage name Bad Bunny, is a Puerto Rican singer, rapper, and songwriter. His music...

Ghost photoshoot

A photo taken by @maggiekraser from Tik Tok of her and her friend participating in the #GhostPhotoshoot trend.

Nichole Learman, Journalist

September 20, 2020

There's a new trend on the popular app TikTok for this upcoming fall season. People are going out with friends with only their phone camera and a white sheet to create vintage looking photographs dressed as ghosts.          This trend is a cheap, fun and COVID safe activity to do with your friends, o...

Kick back with Cobra Kai

Kick back with Cobra Kai

Samantha Butzen, Journalist

September 17, 2020

Following the epic fight scene at the All Valley Karate Tournament ending the classic movie “Karate Kid,” the Netflix original show “Cobra Kai” picks up on a modern day adult version of those legendary rivals. Johnny and Daniel find themselves face-to-face once again. Old rivalries die hard.  ...

We all wear a mask

Photographer Dane Sheehan takes a self portrait wearing the new UW-Whitewater Warhawks mask.

Autumn Hanses-Smith, Assistant Lifestyle Editor

September 13, 2020

So I don’t know if you’ve seen the new trend going around but everyone is wearing... masks. Who knew that there would be a global pandemic in our lifetime, it’s crazy to see what the new normal has come to. You have to always be wearing your mask in public places like stores, restaurants, and n...

Buying in bulk

Buying in bulk

Makayla Fedler, Assistant Biz & Tech Editor

April 20, 2020

Everyone has heard or seen first-hand how COVID-19 has affected the nation as a whole. One of the trending places during this global pandemic is grocery stores. Many people have decided to start bulk buying certain products to prepare for a longer lockdown. We’re going to look at what people are bulk...

It’s cool to be eco-friendly

It’s cool to be eco-friendly

Makayla Fedler, Assistant Biz & Tech Editor

March 13, 2020

Every VSCO girl can be noticed immediately by their scrunchies, reusable straw, Hydro Flask, and their preaching to “Save the Turtles.” But is it only VSCO girls who are putting their foot down when it comes to reducing plastic waste? We’re going to take a closer look at why reusable straws and wa...

How we learned to love TikTok

How we learned to love TikTok

Makayla Fedler, Assistant Biz & Tech Editor

March 9, 2020

“Renegade,” Charli D’Amelio, The Hype House. All these things have one thing in common: TikTok. TikTok is the latest trending social media app that has trudged its way into everyone’s lives. Vine was the original TikTok that consisted of six second videos that we all know and love to this da...

Trending sitcoms make a comeback

Trending sitcoms make a comeback

Makayla Fedler, Assistant Biz & Tech Editor

March 2, 2020

Laughter is known as the best medicine when feeling sad, but these shows can make you laugh until you can’t even breathe. Let’s look at the trending comedy shows to cure those winter blues and get you laughing again. First up, we have “Big Mouth” (available on Netflix), a show where you can ...

The new vocabulary of 2020

The new vocabulary of 2020

Makayla Fedler, Journalist

February 24, 2020

The year is 2020, and with a new year comes a lot of new vocabulary that is ‘hip’ and ‘cool.’ Teenagers and young adults filter new trends in and out of their daily lives, and along those trends is one that most people tend to not focus on as much: words. Want to hop on the latest trends? Here ...

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