New recording studio, study room in Karrmann

Hannah Helwig, News Editor

January 28, 2016

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Media Technology Services renovated two rooms in Karrmann Library over winter break to create a “chill-out” zone on the third floor and a “U-Record” studio in the basement level. The third floor room, formerly a small... Read more »

Budget related layoffs begin

Hannah Helwig, News Editor

January 28, 2016

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Chancellor Dennis Shields has not yet finalized the 2016-2017 budget, but the impact on university personnel is already being felt across campus as a result of layoffs and contract non-renewal notices. Shields is expected to... Read more »

Snowball damage control

Bonnie Allen, General Reporter

December 10, 2015

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With the winter season coming up, the time is approaching for students to enjoy the snow and engage in outdoor recreational activities including skiing, sledding, ice-skating and snowball fights. With the seasonal activities that... Read more »

Provost recommends changes to Gen Ed

Hannah Helwig, General Reporter

December 10, 2015

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At the Dec. 8 Faculty Senate meeting, Provost Mittie Nimocks Den Herder distributed the document “Initial Proposal for Changes to General Education” addressed to Chancellor Dennis Shields, the document contains a list of ten... Read more »

Local high school calls on university staff to help stop hate

Jeremy Williamson, Editor-In-Chief

December 3, 2015

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The Platteville Public High School (PHS) will hold an assembly on Friday, Dec. 4 to discuss the race-based incidents that occurred over social media in early November. The high school asked the University of Wisconsin-Platteville... Read more »

Changes to remedial programs are discussed

Hannah Helwig, General Reporter

November 12, 2015

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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... Read more »

Faculty Senate passes resolution on gun bill

Jeremy Williamson, Editor-In-Chief

November 12, 2015

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Concealed Carry in Campus Buildings, which states that University of Wisconsin-Platteville faculty and staff oppose the Wisconsin Legislature’s proposal to allow concealed carry of firearms in campus buildings. The resolution... Read more »