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The Pioneer Connection is printed three times a year to share program information, highlight student accomplishments, and establish connections among students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

The Pioneer Connection online is emailed monthly to current students to provide timely reminders, news, and information about courses and students.

Special publication

A Pioneer in Distance Education

In 1978, UW-Platteville received funding from the UW System to initate the Extended Degree Program, much to the credit of Dr. Kahtan Al Yasiri, then Dean of the UW-Platteville College of Business, Industry, and Communication.

First online graduate still has pioneer spirit (p. 12-13)

Lisa Cousins won't take all the credit for being the first graduate of UW-Platteville's first online degree program nearly a dozen years ago.

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See what has been happening in the Distance Learning Center over the past few years.

2015-16 Annual Report
2014-15 Annual Report
2013-14 Annual Report
2012-13 Annual Report

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Editor: Megan Hinderman
Writers: Cheryl Lange, Ashley McFadden, and Mandy Miller
Designer: Susan Webb

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