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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...

WSUP plays more classic rock to please faculty

Mackenna Moralez, Chief Copy Editor

April 7, 2016

Filed under News

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...

Chancellor makes gen. ed. decisions

Hannah Helwig, News Editor

April 7, 2016

Filed under News

Chancellor Dennis Shields’ decisions on changes to the University of Wisconsin-Platteville general education curriculum have been finalized and distributed to the campus community. Shields’ decisions went against the recommendations...

Albino deer disappear

Cole Anderson, General Reporter

March 30, 2016

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As spring weather returns to campus, whitetail deer sightings are likely to increase. The two albino whitetail fawns were one of the most discussed topics among students at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville in the 2014-2015...

Faculty Senate approves gen. ed. BA/BS distinction

Hannah Helwig, News Editor

March 30, 2016

Filed under News, Showcase

Recommended changes to general education requirements were approved at a special Faculty Senate meeting held on March 29. Faculty Senate has previously voted to recommend that the changes, if approved by Chancellor Dennis Shields,...

Forum: Campus officials discuss safety

Hannah Helwig, News Editor

March 16, 2016

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At a campus safety forum held on Tues. March 15, University of Wisconsin-Platteville Chancellor Dennis Shields and University Interim Police Chief Jason Williams answered questions regarding Monday’s security threat. The threat...

Budget cuts put major and minor at risk

Bonnie Allen, General Reporter

March 16, 2016

Filed under News

Due to budget constraints, the Sustainable and Renewable Energy Systems major and minor may be suspended from the College of Engineering Mathematics and Science. Since the program was added four years ago, the major currently...

Reporter finds bullet

Reporter finds bullet

March 16, 2016

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