University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

Author Bailey Gaffney

Morris Pratt And The Temple of Psychic Science in Whitewater

Written by: Carol Cartwright of the Whitewater Historical Society Edited by: Bailey Gaffney Morris Pratt was one of the many Americans who immigrated to Wisconsin from New York State in the 1840s.  He came with his family as a young… Continue Reading →

Who Were the Whitewater Spiritualists?

Written by: Carol Cartwright of the Whitewater Historical Society Edited by: Bailey Gaffney Many of the “spooky” legends of Whitewater may be traced back to real history.  For example, in 1889, Morris Pratt, a Spiritualist, built a “Temple of Psychic… Continue Reading →

Top Disney Movies Watchlist

By: Bailey Gaffney If you don’t have Disney+, it can be hard to remember all of the Disney movies that are out there, let alone the ones that you may not have seen yet. I sure come across this problem,… Continue Reading →

Quick Study Tips To Help Ace Your Classes This Fall

By: Lainah Mangwiza Study Smarter The education realm is returning to normalcy with in-person classes set to make a comeback this fall. Returning to a pre-COVID class environment means having to readjust study strategies adopted during COVID-19. The following study… Continue Reading →

Ways to Get Outside This Summer

By: Molly Thomas It’s the middle of the summer for most of us and you may be needing some inspiration on new ways to get outside. Especially in college, most of us have a three month long summer. Hopefully you’ve… Continue Reading →

What In The World Is Heritage Travel?

By: Bailey Gaffney Before getting into the different types and ways to participate in heritage tourism/travel, it’s important to know what it is! According to the National Trust for Historic Preservation, Heritage Tourism is “traveling to experience the places, artifacts and activities that… Continue Reading →

The Best Summer Jobs for College Students

By: Bailey Gaffney As spring semester comes to an end, it can be stressful and hard to think of ways to make some money over the summer months. But, with businesses and places starting to slowly open up, there might… Continue Reading →

A Streaming Service Survival Guide

Background It seems, these days, that there is a shift in the way people enjoy their entertainment at home. We went from strictly cable tv, to satellite tv with numerous packages and channels to choose from. Then there was the… Continue Reading →

Spring Break Staycation Ideas

It’s no surprise that this spring break is going to be a lot different than the last few years. Although heading somewhere warm and sunny for spring break always sounds amazing; for some, finding a way to make Wisconsin your… Continue Reading →

Free Resources To Inspire Your Creativity

Have you ever experienced creators’ block? Struggled to draw anatomy? Wanted to compose a music piece but haven’t had access to a piano? If any of these apply to you, the following free resources are sure to help! VISUAL ART… Continue Reading →

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