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Karrmann promotes banned books

Shawn McClain, General Reporter

October 11, 2012

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The Elton S. Karrmann Library hosted Banned Book Week to promote student awareness about the dangers of banning books. In a corner on the second floor of Karrmann Library sat a chair surrounded by over 100 books. Books like...

Career fair, useful for life after college

Caroline Lundberg, General Reporter

October 4, 2012

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Students and potential employers got the chance to connect at the Fall 2012 Career Fair. Businesses set up booths in Ullsvik Hall on Sept. 25, 26 and 27 to get in touch with students and possibly hire interns or employees. Students...

Wingra Woodwind Quintet puts on world class recital at UWP

Sarah Kessler, General Reporter

October 4, 2012

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The Wingra Woodwind Quintet played a selection of classical pieces including Greek, French, Spanish and Rumanian songs in the Nohr Art Gallery on Sept. 30. The Wingra Woodwind Quintet was founded in 1965 and is an ensemble-in-residence...

Volunteering, part of life and school

Alyssa Bloechl, Student Life Editor

October 4, 2012

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Class, work, class, write, class, study, exam, work, homework, bed. Sound familiar? As college students we have shown ourselves capable of balancing the above example with a social life, recreation, Facebook and whatever else...

What is the RUSH?

Jessica Mueller, General Reporter

October 4, 2012

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Posters for Rush have been papered across campus since fall session commenced. The common question among students has been, “What is Rush?” Many members of the Greek community were happy to answer this question, and a few...

We Shot The Moon shows skill

Shelby LeDuc, General Reporter

October 4, 2012

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We Shot the Moon, an indie-rock band, took the stage at University of Wisconsin-Platteville’s Pioneer Crossing on Sept. 26. Band members include vocalist Jonathan Jones, drummer Ben Hilzinger, bassist Andy Bruno and guitarist...

Circle palooza overall success in first year

Shelby LeDuc, General Reporter

September 27, 2012

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On Friday, Sept. 21, students of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville refused to let a little rain ruin their good time by moving Circle Palooza indoors. The new event sponsored by Campus Programming and Relations consisted...

New AMA Chapter

Sarah Kessler, General Reporter

September 27, 2012

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The American Marketing Association offers many ways for college students to jump-start their career in marketing. A chapter was recently started at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and offers students career resources,...

Paintball club makes splash

Shawn McClain, General Reporter

September 27, 2012

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The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Paintball Club is a nationally ranked paintball team that travels to events all over the Midwest and to nationals in Florida. The club is looking for new students and staff members to help...

Stop the Hate session informs students about hate crimes

Kathleen Laughlin, General Reporter

September 27, 2012

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On Tuesday, September 18, students and faculty attended a Stop the Hate meeting. Stop the Hate is an advocacy group moving against hate crimes on college campuses. The meeting was held by Stop the Hate facilitator’s senior...

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