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Changes to remedial programs are discussed

Hannah Helwig, General Reporter

November 12, 2015

Filed under Budget 2015, News

Budget cuts could result in changes to remedial education at University of Wisconsin-Platteville, which could affect students as early as fall semester 2016. The University Undergraduate Curriculum Commission reported to Faculty...

Budget recommendations ready for general staff

Hannah Helwig, General Reporter

October 29, 2015

Filed under Budget 2015, News

A general faculty meeting will be held on Nov. 11 to make the general faculty aware of budget recommendations that Faculty Senate will be sending to Chancellor Dennis Shields. The decision to call the meeting was made at the...

Still no numbers

Hannah Helwig, General Reporter

October 22, 2015

Filed under Budget 2015, News, Top Story

Two budget forums featuring the chancellor ended early after minimal discussion, and the University Undergraduate Curriculum Commission began acting on proposed changes to the general education curriculum as campus-wide budget...

57 UW-Platteville positions to be cut; additional proposals considered

Hannah Helwig and Jeremy Williamson

October 15, 2015

Filed under Budget 2015, News

Budget cuts of $4.5-6 million have permeated conversations across campus, popping up in governance groups and open forums – but the final decisions will come from the chancellor’s office. Beginning in Jan. 2016, 57 jobs...

Professor’s pay wages

Mathea Durica, [email protected]

April 30, 2015

Filed under Budget 2015

On top of teaching four classes a semester at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, professors are expected to advise student organizations, advise students and conduct workshops all in their extra time. Depending on his...

Tuition and Minimum Wage

Tess Zettle, [email protected]

April 30, 2015

Filed under Budget 2015

Over the last 30 years, tuition has gone up by 696 percent per semester. The cost of the increase of college tuition, as well as government budget, is a concern for many people.   “In1985, tuition for an instate student...

Chancellor and Deans

Riley Argall, [email protected]

April 30, 2015

Filed under Budget 2015

Chancellor Dennis J. Shields held a press conference to discuss budget cut and adjustments to be made at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. On March 9 Shields discussed how he plans to deal with the budget crisis, answered...

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