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Bridgeway Commons to be completed Fall 2013

Shelby LeDuc, General Reporter

December 13, 2012

The Department of Residence Life at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville gave students living on campus the opportunity to both submit suggestions and vote for the official name of the new residence hall that is scheduled to...

Senate, Common Council propose extension of shuttle bus hours for bar time crowd

Shawn McClain, General Reporter

December 13, 2012

The Student Senate and the Platteville Common Council are seeking a new way to help students get back to campus safely after bars close. The plan calls for the University of Wisconsin-Platteville shuttle system to pick up students...

Senate weighs options: Gender issues, diversity positions may merge

Paul Larson, General Reporter

December 13, 2012

The Student Senate discussed the possibility of merging two executive board positions, gender issues director and diversity director, during meeting Monday. If the merger is passed, it would be effective starting next semester. ...

Senate supports play vehicles on campus

Jessica Mueller, General Reporter

December 6, 2012

In coming months, Amy Seeboth, sustainability coordinator, and the Student Senate will work with The University of Wisconsin-Platteville police chief Scott Marquardt to put a policy into place that will address the issue of non-motorized...

Safe walk duties expand to meet security needs

Shelby LeDuc, General Reporter

November 29, 2012

The University of Wisconsin- Platteville’s Safe Walk service has successfully run for the past two years. This academic year proves to be filled with changes to better this program. In an all-campus email, Scott Marquardt,...

Student elected county board representative

Kathleen Laughlin, General Reporter

November 29, 2012

Sophomore Brandon Behlke, of Galena, Ill., was elected to the Jo Daviess County Board representing District II. In order to be elected, candidates had to receive a petition from the Jo Daviess County Clerks Office and return...

Senate, UGC evaluate GAR

Anna Strasser, General Reporter

November 8, 2012

The Greek Community has expressed concerns over the Greek Achievement Report to the Student Senate and the United Greek Council. The achievement report is collected from individuals in the Greek community to judge each chapter’s...

Parking concerns discussed between community leaders, Downtown Parking Alliance

Rachael Shaff, News Editor

September 13, 2012

Platteville’s Downtown Parking Alliance expressed their frustrations with community officials during a meeting Tuesday evening. “I feel like I am hitting a brick wall,” said Lori Erschen-Bahr, co-owner of Erschen’s...

Scavenger hunt opens campus resources to students

Rachael Shaff, News Editor

September 9, 2012

Pioneers are exploring the campus to complete the First Year Experience scavenger hunt list. The scavenger hunt was created as a part of Welcome Week and extends until 4:15 p.m. Friday. “We wanted to get students to go...

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