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‘Halloween Done Right’ Preview

Travis Evans Jr., [email protected]

October 26, 2016

Filed under Features

Halloween is a holiday celebrated by millions across the globe. It’s a time for people to dress up as their favorite superheroes, cartoon characters and entertainers all while getting candy in the process. For college students,...

Variety Show celebrates UW-Platteville’s 150th birthday

Sara Myers, [email protected]

October 19, 2016

Filed under Features

On Oct. 13, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville celebrated its homecoming celebration with the annual variety show hosted by Campus Programming and Relations. This year’s theme was lip sync, which had residence halls, school...

‘Tis the season for Pumpkinfest

Christian Solano, [email protected]

October 19, 2016

Filed under Features, Web Exclusives

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville’s Dance Marathon will host their first ever “Pumpkin Fest” in effort to awareness for their Dance Marathon and to raise money for the Children’s Hospital of Milwaukee at Vesperman...

Kid Ace impresses with illusions

Sara Myers, [email protected]

October 12, 2016

Filed under Features

New York City’s David Boyd, better known as Kid Ace, came to the University of Wisconsin-Platteville on Oct. 9 to kick off homecoming week. Ace has performed for the likes of Seal, Madonna, Wyclef Jean and at over 60 universities. For...

Zumba for sexual assault awareness

Christian Solano, [email protected]

October 5, 2016

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With reports saying that the University of Wisconsin-Platteville has a higher sexual assault rate than the national average, the campus held a Zumba event to help raise awareness. On Sept. 28 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Campus Programming...

Pioneer throwback

Exponent Staff

September 28, 2016

Filed under Features

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 ...

From trash to cash

Samantha Yingst, [email protected]

September 21, 2016

Filed under Features

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...

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