The Racquet

Chaos in the Cellar

Ben Derks, Staff Reporter

September 23, 2014

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As the old saying goes, “If nothing is wrong, leave it alone.” With the new year in full swing, there are new changes to Sodexo, the food program on campus.   There are a number of significant changes in the Cellar, one...

House parties: Can we be careful enough?

Emily Schulz, Staff Reporter

September 23, 2014

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On Sept. 12, Tau Kappa Epsilon, a fraternity at UW-Milwaukee, hosted a party at their house where three underage women were admitted to the hospital for having drugs slipped into their drinks. The men hosting the party were...

Letter to the editor

September 23, 2014

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Dear Editor, Another school year means another string of bike thefts already happening in the La Crosse community and on the UWL campus. What is it about bikes that make so many people want someone else’s? Obviously the...

From the Editors: The super senior generation

Jordan Batchelor, News Editor

September 17, 2014

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Freshman year I would have scoffed at the idea of not graduating within four years. I assumed those who couldn’t get their bachelor’s degree by their senior year had failed, skipped and slacked off in classes. Unless you were...

From the Editors: Sexual assault hits home for UW-L

Nicole Laegeler, Editor-In-Chief

September 17, 2014

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Last week, some terrible news overshadowed the greatness of being deemed the number four best public college in the Midwest. A, now former, UW-La Crosse student walked in behind a Sanford Hall resident and followed her up to the...

The lowdown on getting down

Emily Schulz, Staff Reporter

September 17, 2014

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Hooking up and college kids—they go together like peanut butter and jelly. I’m sure we all know someone (or maybe we are that someone) who enjoys hooking up for the sheer pleasure of exploring their (your) sexuality, and that’s...

From the Editors

Ashley Reynolds, Viewpoint Editor

September 11, 2014

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Here we go again, another year at UW-La Crosse! For some of you it’s your first year (welcome freshmen), for the rest it’s a repeat, just another obstacle to the finish line. But it’s so much more than that! As I walked...

Another victory for title town!

Ben Derks, Staff Reporter

September 11, 2014

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“Aaron Rodgers stinks.” “What are the credentials for this survey?” “How in the world do they calculate best fans?” With the regular NFL season now underway, Forbes recently published an article presenting why the...

Date rape and…nail polish?

Emily Schultz, Staff Reporter

September 11, 2014

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No woman enters adulthood anymore without being warned about the dangers of date rape. We all know how this works. Scenario one: you’re at a crowded party or bar, you turn away to greet your pals and the lurker behind you drugs...

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