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A long road to graduation

A long road to graduation

December 11, 2013

Dec. 11, 2013 Student speaker to share story with graduating class By Michael Riley Michael Mifflin had to make a decision. After a less than ideal freshman year, he found himself on academic probation standing at a crossroads; to leave the university to explore other options, or work toward...

Jitters serves mocktails, education

Jitters serves mocktails, education

November 6, 2013

Nov. 6, 2013 By Katie Kane When most people hear the word “roofies” or “date rape,” most minds probably go straight to an episode of Law and Order SVU.  Many are unaware of how many people are violated while under the influence each year and how often it goes unreported. “I have never heard of anyone being drugged or taken advantage of at a party...

Witches of Whitewater: The truth behind the legend

October 30, 2013

  By Emma Cunningham   You’ve probably heard the horror stories or seen the eerie movie trailer about the infamous “Witches of Whitewater.” Although it is hard to say what is true about the local tales, during this time of year you can’t help but get a dark and creepy feeling. The...

New residence halls planned

May 2, 2012

UW-Whitewater’s Residence Life Committee is looking to build three to four residence halls between now and 2031, at which time Wells Hall will be demolished. “Wells is not very ADA [American’s with Disabilities Act] friendly or handicap accessible because the hallways and rooms are very small and there’s reall...

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