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Catino and Camardo continue comradery

Catino and Camardo continue comradery

Jack Miller, Assistant Sports Editor

May 7, 2018


Filed under Sports

From AIM buddies to college roommates, UW-Whitewater softball players Julia Camardo and Caitlin Catino have been friends for over half of their lives. Camardo and Catino met while in elementary school and are now in their junior year of college. Suitable for the two softball standouts, their friend...

Softball secures sixth straight WIAC title

Softball secures sixth straight WIAC title

Kolton Hegstrom, Sports Editor

May 7, 2018


Filed under carousel, Sports

After winning back-to-back regular season WIAC championships for the first time since 2008-2009, the Warhawks softball team won their sixth consecutive WIAC Conference tournament. The Warhawks defeated the UW-Oshkosh Titans 6-5 on championship Sunday to claim their automatic bid to the NCAA DIII t...

Women’s Tennis wins 11th straight WIAC Championship

Women’s Tennis wins 11th straight WIAC Championship

Joe Byers, Staff Reporter

April 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

The UW-Whitewater women’s tennis team defeated UW-Oshkosh and UW-Eau Claire April 29 to win the WIAC Tournament and finish the season with an undefeated conference record. The match was also the last home outing for the six seniors on the team. Head coach Frank Barnes emphasized the impact that the se...

Warhawk alumna strives to change political landscape

Warhawk alumna strives to change political landscape

March 18, 2018


Filed under carousel, News

Cassie Steiner is working to change the landscape in politics today. The 2015 graduate of UW-Whitewater’s international studies major hopes to become a politician and continue to bring women into a political picture that she describes as being currently dominated by men. “I think like many...

Sexual assault a focus of conversation

Sexual assault a focus of conversation

Catherine Smith, Lifestyle Editor

October 25, 2017


Filed under carousel, Lifestyle, Uncategorized

UW-Whitewater is the only university in the state to devote an entire week to sexual assault awareness, said Bryan Thommes, Director of Student Safety for Whitewater Student Government (WSG). The “Its On Us” campaign run Oct. 23-26, featuring a self-defense class, bingo night, documentary film scr...

Give her a shot

Sam Frink, Staff Writer

December 12, 2016


Filed under Arts & Rec

UW-Whitewater junior, Rachel Klumb, is a part of the changing demographic of hunters across the country.         Young American women, like Klumb, are taking to the uplands, marshes, and woods in numbers never seen before, which is an encouraging fact for the future of our nation's outdoor t...

International scholar to discuss identity, diversity, women at colloquium

International scholar to discuss identity, diversity, women at colloquium

January 23, 2013


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  Identity, diversity and women’s empowerment will be the theme of the 2013 Student Affairs Colloquium, hosted by the Division of Student Affairs. “The purpose of the colloquium series is to deepen our understanding of the UW-Whitewater student experience,” Brent Bilodeau, assistant...

Campus celebrates Women’s History Month

March 14, 2012


Filed under Lifestyle

A host of events and activities are taking place on the UW-Whitewater campus this month, in celebration of Women’s History Month. UW-Whitewater’s Women’s Studies Department Chair Lauren Smith said campus’ Women’s Issues Committee focuses on sharing ideas on women’s issues with not only...

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