Royal Purple

‘Jon Snow of the Royal Purple’ offers farewell and gratitude

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

May 8, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Even though I was only at Royal Purple for one year, it’s truly something I will cherish forever. This great experience would not have been possible if it wasn’t for two people. Although I still honestly don’t know what your titles are, I’m so glad you guys were in the position to place your ...

Editor bids adieu after four great years

Kimberly Wethal, Editor-in-Chief

May 8, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Editor's Note: Much of this column involves inside jokes to former members of the staff and are not meant to be disrespectful in any way. Back when I was a weird combination of not-quite-an-intern-anymore but past a freelancer because of how much time I spend in the office, my editor semi-jokingly...

UW-W dance organization showcases choreography

UW-W dance organization showcases choreography

Kaarin Lorum, Staff Reporter

May 8, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle

The Emerging Choreographers Concert (ECC) consists of both dancers and non-dancers alike, creating a showcase that is full of entertaining and show-stopping material. ECC was organized by UW-W Dance Co., a student organization run under adviser Barbara Grubel. Involved in this year’s showcas...

Peanut butter pitch winners

Peanut butter pitch winners

Dana Hockbein, Staff Reporter

May 1, 2018


Filed under Biz & Tech

Senior Sam Lepak and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee student Evan Laird took home first place and a $1,000 bonus on April 4 after winning the Warhawk Business Plan Competition with their organic peanut butter called Pintful. The UW-Whitewater CEO Chapter said this competition pushes “student entr...

UW-W students take part in annual volunteer project

UW-W students take part in annual volunteer project

Brad Allen, Managing Editor

April 30, 2018


Filed under News

Hundreds of UW-Whitewater students rallied after the Spring Splash festivities last weekend to participate in a clean-up effort throughout the City of Whitewater and the City of Janesville. Make A Difference Day, an annual volunteering event sponsored by Career & Leadership Development, is focused on ...

Market Proficiency Skills leads AMA to Success

Market Proficiency Skills leads AMA to Success

Sutton Rettig, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2018


Filed under Biz & Tech

Student organizations offer more than an opportunity to connect with new people who share a common interest. At the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, many organizations are utilized as genuine platforms where students can cut their professional teeth and showcase unique skill sets. One organizat...

UW-W chemistry student selected for national program

UW-W chemistry student selected for national program

Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor

April 24, 2018


Filed under Biz & Tech

Over 130 students nationwide applied but only 24 were selected; Senior Chemistry Major Katherine Ceschi was one of them. Ceschi was selected to attend a six week program during the summer at Brookhaven National Laboratory in Upton, New York on Long Island, where she will study nuclear chemistry. Ce...

Students and advisors provide insight to first year students

Students and advisors provide insight to first year students

Gabriella Neurock, Lifestyle Editor

April 23, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle

With the semester coming to a close, registering for classes seems like just another thing we need to check off the to-do list before a well deserved break. For first year students, however, registering for classes is a huge step in their college career. Not only are they adjusting to a whole new at...

Push Back on Parking Services

Push Back on Parking Services

Lauren Erickson, Senior, Social Work BA

April 15, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Parking tickets—something students and faculty at UW-Whitewater have gotten their fair share of. Have you gotten to the point of frustration where  you paid your $25 ticket in pennies? Alumnus Corey Dean has racked up over 25 tickets throughout his numerous years at UW-Whitewater, and he reached the p...

Campus engages in sustainable gardening practices

Campus engages in sustainable gardening practices

Brenda Echeverria, Arts & Rec Editor

April 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Rec

Campus Garden Opening Day is scheduled to take place from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. April 20 at the campus garden located between the Bookstore and Health Center. The event will be a part of Make a Difference Day, a day which celebrates neighbors helping neighbors and is focused on making a positive impact...

Softball bounces back from slow start, wins five of six

Softball bounces back from slow start, wins five of six

Tyler Job, Senior Sports Reporter

April 15, 2018


Filed under carousel, Sports

The UW-Whitewater softball team turned things around quickly this past week, going 5-1 in a span of three days. The Warhawks improve to 14-8 overall and 4-0 in the WIAC following a shaky regular season start in Florida. UW-W kicked off its busy week by sweeping UW-Stevens Point in consecutive blowouts,...

Volk’s coaching career more than just milestones

Volk’s coaching career more than just milestones

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

April 15, 2018


Filed under Sports

With over 600 career wins, six WIAC conference championships, seven WIAC Tournament championships and 11 NCAA Tournament appearances, Brenda Volk has amounted a lengthy list of accolades during her time as the UW-Whitewater head softball coach. However, accolades are not what have defined Volk’s tenu...

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