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Focused And Fatigued

Admit it! We’ve all had that point in time where we accidentally fell asleep in an important place. You somehow didn’t get enough sleep the night before because of homework, work, or some kid banging on people’s doors late at night. Whether it’s school, church, or a meeting, you’ve probably failed at trying to stay […]

Getting U Connected: April 11, 2016

  Hmong Story Cloth Workshop On April 12, Roberta’s Art Gallery will be hosting a Hmong Story Cloth Workshop in UC 264.  This workshop is completely FREE and all supplies will be provided! The workshop goes from 4:30-6:30pm. Light refreshments will also be provided!             Super Smash Bros. Wii Tournament […]

Now UC Us – Derek Loreti

Tell us about yourself. My name is Derek Loreti and I am a Senior majoring in Communications electronic media and minoring in english. I chose UW-Whitewater because it was the only other place I applied to other than NMU but my brother went here as well and he loved it so I figured I would give […]

How To Eat Clean With A Meal Plan

One of the toughest challenges we face as college students is maintaining healthy eating habits. If you have lived on campus at any point in time, you would know that most of the time it can be extremely difficult to eat clean. College will throw numerous roadblocks at you when it comes to eating clean, such […]

Getting U Connected: April 4, 2016

    Scotch Doubles Billiards Tournament Come on down to Warhawk Alley to show off your pool skills! The Scotch Doubles Billiards Tournament is this Wednesday at 6PM! There is an $8 entry fee per team or $10 the day of.  Prizes will be given to the top finishers!  Go to Warhawk Alley to sign […]

April Fools!

When it comes to April Fools’ Day, everyone enjoys a little giggle here and there. Below I have put together some harmless pranks and gags you can pull on your friends during this year’s festivities. Remember, the trick to a good joke is to get both parties to laugh; never just one sided. If your […]

Why Study Abroad?

You often hear people say that studying abroad would be an amazing experience. Only a small hand full of these students, actually DO go abroad. In fact, according to a NAFSA study only about 1.5% of students in higher education study abroad. Below are just a few of the many myths about studying abroad.   […]

Getting U Connected: March 28, 2016

    Madden 16 XBOX One Tournament Warhawk Alley is hosting a Madden 16 Xbox One Tournament this Wednesday, March 30.  Come show off your skills, and if you are good enough you can win a PRIZE! There is a $5 entry fee or $7 the day of.  This event starts at 6PM!     […]

What I Will Miss About Whitewater

I wish somebody would have told me that my last semester at UW-Whitewater would be the fastest semester of my life. With seven weeks left here, I feel like I have so much more to accomplish in such little time. In the midst of it all, I have been reflecting on what I will miss […]

How To “Workout” Your Resolution

With the New Year in session, everyone has some sort of New Year Resolution. There are many different types of New Year resolutions that students would love to accomplish for the year. Admit it you’ve had a resolution, but somehow stopped working towards it. Well, I don’t blame you. Some of these resolutions are on […]

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