The Pioneer Post

The Pioneer Post is a resource by University of Wisconsin-Platteville to provide online students with tips and information about distance education.


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Are you on track?

It’s hard to believe we are just over halfway through the fall term. At this point, we encourage you to take a little time to ask yourself: Am I on track? Read more...

Student’s secret to success: Work ahead

Nate Katzenmeyer credits his success to time management, good instructors, and his habit of working ahead on assignments Read more...

Internship steered MSCJ graduate toward career path

Nancy Schneider never considered fraud investigation as a career until, while earning her master’s degree in criminal justice, she decided to complete an internship with the Department of Justice where she worked with the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit. “The internship is what turned my entire life onto the course that it is now on.” Read more...

Halfway there

Dion Shaw is on the right road to complete his degree Read more...

Lottery career in the cards for BSCJ student

One of only two lottery investigators for the Wisconsin Department of Revenue earns degree at UW-Platteville Read more...

Graduate receives Honorary Lifetime Pioneer Award

Tom Gunderson returned 20 years later to complete his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in criminal justice Read more...

Internship provides real-life career preparation

When Alicia Paske decided to do a 320-hour internship as part of her BSCJ degree, she had no idea she would gain so much hands-on experience. Her first day with the Columbia County, Wisconsin, Sheriff’s Office started with an autopsy and a death investigation. Read more...

Credentials offer competitive advantage

Scott Knapp values the competitive edge distance education offers to those who are already established in their careers Read more...

In the winner’s circle

Chuck Millhollan has won an international award for his work at Churchill Downs Incorporated Read more...

Student remains steadfast

Dave Wilhelmi understands the value of completing the degree Read more...

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