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Pioneer throwback

Exponent Staff

September 28, 2016

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150 years ago: (1866) The Platteville Normal School opened as a university for the first time on Oct. 9, 1866. William E. Carter expressed his gratitude for Hamner Robbins for his work in securing the first normal school to be ... Read more »

From trash to cash

Samantha Yingst, [email protected]

September 21, 2016

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From its start in May 2015 to now, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville Pioneer Restore has been saving thousands of pounds of garbage from going to the landfill. For the past two years, this on-campus Surplus Store has been... Read more »

The Freshman 15: tips to help survive your first year of college

Exponent Staff

September 14, 2016

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1.   Socialize. As silly as those icebreakers might be, participate in them. It’s one of the best ways to make knew friends and get to know the people around you. 2.   Attend events and activities. There are tons of e... Read more »

Walk don’t run for multiple sclerosis

Chantel Sellers, General Reporter

May 5, 2016

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A little bit of rain over the weekend did not stop people from supporting a good cause. The Walk for Multiple Sclerosis was held on Saturday April 30 in Platteville. For six years in a row, Platteville has hosted a Walk for... Read more »

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