Origami, paper art inspires creativity Students, faculty employ artistic abilities in art workshop

As chilly autumn nights approach the Wisconsin area, residents seeking creative and social stimulation showcased their skills with origami art and paper-based crafts the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater’s Geometric Paperwall Art Workshop. Students from all branches of the creative spectrum employed their artistic talents at the event, hosted from 5 to 7 p.m. on Sept. 28 in James R. Connor University Center. They had the opportunity to flex their artistic muscles and potentially discover a hid

Main Street Festival aims to expand musical horizons

Following Daya’s performance at this past week’s welcome concert, many students might be feeling an itch of wanting to see more live music. Whitewater’s Main Street Festival will take place Saturday, Sept.16, and will feature a variety of exotic acts, captivating an array of cultures for patrons looking to expand their musical horizons. Headliners for the festival include acts such as multidimensional musician Nazario Chickpeazio, a talent who has become a crowd favorite throughout the years vi

Local fundraiser remembers Trey Kilar

With the Fall season in full swing, many members of the community are eager to get outside and enjoy the wonderful Autumn season in Whitewater. While so many of us look forward to apple picking with loved ones or carving Jack-O-Lanterns, this transitional time of year also brings about the city’s annual Run For Trey even held in Starin Park. For the past six years, Mike and Mary Kilar have organized this 5k run to commemorate the life of their son, Treyton Kilar, a six year old boy who was trag