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Supreme Court seat vacancy sparks discussion

Justin Larson, General Reporter

May 5, 2016

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Nine seats filled by nine people makeup one of the most powerful courts in the world. These nine seats are the Supreme Court, the highest law of the land in the United States. The nine justices who sit on it can overturn any verdict... Read more »

SRES regains funding

Erik Michalsen, General Reporter

April 27, 2016

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Ongoing budget cuts mean that positions and programming have already been cut at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and the three colleges are also faced with decisions about eliminating majors and minors. The Sustainable... Read more »

Final curtain closes on the Heartland Festival

Chantel Sellers, General Reporter

April 27, 2016

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For the last 15 years the Heartland Festival has made an impact on the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, as well as on the community, but due to budget cuts the program will not be continuing this summer. Associate professor... Read more »

Campus assesses safety after March incident

Audrina Ashley, General Reporter

April 21, 2016

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Since the alleged gun sighting on campus on March 14, parents have called the University of Wisconsin-Platteville Information Center concerned about security and unsure of what was happening on campus. Though there was not an... Read more »

Safe Zone posters continue to vanish

Amber Haack, Sports Editor

April 21, 2016

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The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Police Department and administration are actively seeking the person or persons responsible for the theft of multiple Patricia A. Doyle Center for Gender and Sexuality signs. “We ask... Read more »

Provost returns to faculty

Hannah Helwig, News Editor

April 21, 2016

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Mittie Nimocks Den Herder’s last day as provost of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville will be on June 30, but she will be returning to campus in the fall. Nimocks Den Herder has worked for UW-Platteville for 30 years and... Read more »

Faculty Senate Brief

April 13, 2016

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Instead of introducing two resolutions opposing Chancellor Dennis Shields’ decisions on changes to the University of Wisconsin-Platteville general education curriculum, Faculty Senate introduced and approved one resolution on... Read more »

Student Senate Debates

Samantha Hoppert, General Reporter

April 13, 2016

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A national presidential election year means that politics are making headlines everywhere, but there’s another election happening closer to home. The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Student Senate is holding a political... Read more »

News Brief: Provost resigns

Hannah Helwig

April 13, 2016

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Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Mittie Nimocks Den Herder has resigned her position at the request of Chancellor Dennis Shields. An April 11 e-mail to faculty and staff announced the resignation and that Shields... Read more »

WSUP plays more classic rock to please faculty

Mackenna Moralez, Chief Copy Editor

April 7, 2016

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With the nearest alternative rock radio station 38 miles away, WSUP decided to take the leap and change their current format of playing alternative rock music all day, even if it would mean losing listeners. Fortunately for the... Read more »

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