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Excited to experience UW-Whitewater Homecoming

Danielle Kronau, Assistant Arts & Rec Editor

October 7, 2019

I am very excited for homecoming this year because it means I get the chance to celebrate not only being a Warhawk, but being a part of something that is warm and welcoming. The last time I ever had a homecoming celebration was my senior year of high school. Even though I didn’t really actively part...

Whitewater, Rock County merger brings library website revamp

Whitewater, Rock County merger brings library website revamp

Brenda Echeverria, Staff Reporter

September 24, 2019

Starting this semester, the next time students visit the library website they’ll find a whole new look. The majority of the content will be the same, but it was redesigned to be more accessible to students by highlighting key resources on the main page. The website was also redesigned to accommodate...

Rock county senator joins WSG

Rock county senator joins WSG

Nicole Aimone, Editor-in-Chief

February 25, 2019

Jacob Taylor, a freshman at UW-Whitewater at Rock County will be representing both Whitewater and Rock County campuses through his new position on WSG. “I’m eager to get into the flow of things,” said Taylor. Taylor hit the ground running in student government in his freshman year as he is c...

It’s beginning to look a lot like flu season

Shannan Lojeski, Assistant News Editor

December 4, 2018

   Cold and flu season is here but students do not have to fear because campus has got them covered. The University Health & Counseling Services (UHCS) at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater recently held two flu shot clinics Monday Nov. 12 and Wednesday Nov. 28 at Andersen Library for both st...

A bridge between two communities

A bridge between two communities

Killian Jauch, News Editor

December 4, 2018

   When UW-System reconstruction was announced, students at what was formerly the University of Wisconsin-Rock County did not know what to expect.    “I was honestly confused,” said Jacob Zweig, who is a freshman at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at Rock County. “At first I thought I had to go to Whitewater, I...

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...

UW System president proposes UW Colleges merger

UW System president proposes UW Colleges merger

Nicole Aimone, News Editor

October 11, 2017

University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross is proposing a restructuring of the system’s 35 universities and colleges. He announced the proposal in an Oct. 11 news release. The proposal suggests merging all University of Wisconsin-Colleges, the system’s two-year extensions schools, w...

Follow passions, do your own thing in college

April 12, 2016

April 12, 2016 College is the time to figure out who you are and where you hope to go in life. In the time it takes to earn a degree, students are able to take away some incredibly important life lessons. It’s the little tips and life hacks we’re told along the way that really stick. For me, the...

A Play for a day at UW-Rock County

February 20, 2014

Feb. 20, 2014 By Nat Edson   A writer drafts the play, actors are hired, the director gets everything organized, and then, after a lot of practice, the show is put on. This time there’s only one difference: it all happens in 24 hours. UW-Rock County in Janesville is set to put on its...

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