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Pioneers pay it forward, volunteers pass it on

Regina Neenan
September 3, 2014
Filed under Local

New and returning University of Wisconsin-Platteville students participated in the second annual Pioneers Pay it Forward community service project. The event, organized by the Pioneer Involvement Center, was part of the Welcome Weekend activities. This project allows students to learn about, explore... Read more »

UW-P hosts 2014 Welcome Weekend

Mathea Durica, Local Editor
September 3, 2014
Filed under Local

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50 years since shooting of UW-P student Kathy Moan

50 years since shooting of UW-P student Kathy Moan

Taylor Egnarski, Student Writer
May 8, 2014
Filed under Local, Showcase, Top Story

Upon entering Ullsvik, countless students walk past a bronze plaque with a tribute to Kathy Moan. Many students who overlook this plaque are unaware of its dedication and honor of Kathy Moan, a University of Wisconsin-Platteville student who was murdered on campus in 1964. A homecoming queen with... Read more »

‘I am Malala’ selected as 2014-15 Campus Read

Alexander Graham, Staff Writer
May 8, 2014
Filed under Local, Top Story

I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban is an autobiography of Malala Yousafzai, a Pakistani woman who was shot after promoting female education in the Swat District, which is located in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. Dr. Irfan Ul-Haq, an associate... Read more »

Police Report 5-08-10

Colten Bartholomew, Web Editor
May 8, 2014
Filed under Local

April 29 Jessa C. Pierce, 20, Platteville, was cited for failing to stop at a stop sign. April 30 Misty D. Hodge, 46, Platteville, will be cited for retail theft from Sun Tan City. Lewis J. Pulliam, 35, Platteville, was arrested on a valid arrest warrant from Grant County. May... Read more »

Robert and James Wright Center for Non-Traditional and Veteran Students opened April 23

Robert and James Wright Center  for Non-Traditional and Veteran  Students opened April 23

Alexander Graham, Staff Reporter
May 1, 2014
Filed under Local, Showcase, Top Story

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville’s Robert and James Wright Center for Non-Traditional and Veteran Students opened its doors on April 23. The Wright Center, located in 322 Royce Hall, is designed to improve the experiences of non-traditional and veteran students who have the opportunity to... Read more »

UW-P joins Colleges Against Cancer

Kody Shelly, Student Writer
May 1, 2014
Filed under Local, Top Story

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville founded a new organization that is sponsored by the American Cancer Society: Colleges Against Cancer. The club follows four pillars: survivorship, advocacy, education and Relay for Life, or fundraising. Colleges Against Cancer seeks to educate the students... Read more »

Pioneer Launch Lab teaches UW-P student entrepreneurs

Alexander Graham, Staff Reporter
May 1, 2014
Filed under Local

Located in the Pioneer Tower, the Pioneer Launch Lab is a new facility at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville that aspires to assist young entrepreneurs with starting their own businesses. The Launch Lab is open to students with entrepreneurship minors for product or service innovation, small... Read more »

Police Reports 5-1-14

Colten Bartholomew, Web Editor
April 30, 2014
Filed under Local

April 23 Paul J. Key Jr., 38, Platteville, was cited for operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license after being pulled over for an expired registration. April 24 Adam (no middle initial provided) Geiser, 21, Platteville, was cited for disorderly conduct... Read more »

The Alliance presents ‘Trans’ documentary for campus

Janessa Ryan, Student Reporter
April 24, 2014
Filed under Local

  Students and faculty attended the presentation of Trans, a documentary about the transgender community at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville on April 16. The event, hosted by UW-Platteville’s Alliance group and University Counseling Services, featured speaker Rachael Ferrero,... Read more »