Feb. 28, 2015 | 9a.m.-3p.m. | Popp's Cave, Richland Center
The Wright Center is teaming with Outdoor Rec to host a FREE caving trip for Non-Traditional Students. Families are welcome with kids 8 and up. Meet in Warner Parking lot at 9a.m. to caravan. Must provide own transportation. Outdoor Rec provides equipment. Contact us for more information.
OEF/OIF/OND Veteran Health Care and Benefits Information
Mar. 5, 2015 | 11a.m. - 1p.m. | 318 Royce Hall
John "Jay" White, will be providing veterans with information on what programs the VA has to offer our newest generation of veterans. Everything from health care programs to VA home loans will be covered. Includes Q&A session and Jay will be available for one on one questions.
Financial Plannig Tips and Terms
Mar. 9, 2015 | 11a.m. and 1p.m. | 318 Royce Hall
Charles Wartner from Ameriprise Financial Services, will share with Non-Traditional students tips for financial planning while attending college. He will help you become more comfortable with financial terminology and provide tips on easy ways to start saving now.
Life Experience - Making it Work on Your Resume!
Mar. 24, 2015 | 11a.m. - 12p.m. and 4:30p.m. - 5:30p.m. | 318 Royce Hall
The Wright Center is joining up with the Academic and Career Advising Center to help Non-Traditional Students and Veterans explore ways to utilize their life experiences on their resumes. Other helpful ideas and services will be shared to help Non-Traditional students be more successful!
Rob Smith - "Closets, Combat and Coming Out"
April 8, 2015 | 7p.m. | Nohr Gallery, Ullsvik Hall
Rob speaks openly and honestly about his experiences with homophobia and racism while serving in the United States Arm and about the importance of finding your voice as an LGBT person when his fight against DADT took him all the way to the front gates of the White House in protest.
Balancing School and Kids
April 15, 2015 | 12p.m. - 1p.m. | 318 Royce Hall
Join Stacia Stephensonfor a discussion on how to balance school, work and kids. She will share from her life experience of attending school while having a family. Great discussion opportunity for those who attend UW-Platteville while having responsibilities that differ from the traditional college student.
May 8, 2015 | 11a.m. - 1p.m. | 318 Royce Hall
The Wright Center would like to celebrate its Non-Traditional and Veteran Student graduates by hosting a reception. Graduates are invited to come and recieve a gift and are welcome to invite a friend and enjoy refreshments as we help celebrate their success.
Finals Week Snacks and Study Tips
May 11 - 15, 2015 | 8a.m. - 4:15p.m. | 322 Royce Hall
Come to the Wright Center to enjoy some free snacks, coffee and study tips during finals week.