Military Artifact Display
Jan. 19–Feb. 29, 2016 | Harry and Laura Nohr Gallery, Ullsvik Hall
The Wright Center in collaboration with the Rollo Jamison Museum will be showcasing historical artifacts from various military eras.
Wright Center Resource Day
Jan. 26 | 8–4 p.m. | 322 Royce Hall
Non-traditional and veteran students can stop by the Wright Center to meet Dave Hosking (Vet Center Outreach Specialist), Brian Bird (Cashier's Office), and Tim Murphy (County Veteran Officer) and learn more about UW-Platteville scholarships for non-traditional students. Snacks provided.
Military Artifact Reception
Feb. 16 | 4-6 p.m. | Harry and Laura Nohr Gallery, Ullsvik Hall
Come join us for a reception for the military artifacts showing. Refreshments will be served.
Curt Patrouille - United We Stand
February 21, 2016 | 7 p.m. | Velzy Commons, Ullsvik Hall
UW-Platteville alumni Curt Patrouille will share his story of how to keep a positive outlook on life despite the obstacles that are thrown in your path. Curt will touch on his personal experiences of surviving being badly burned, 27+ years of military service, losing his mother at age 20, and multiple deployments while being married and having young children. Curt will share with you his story of resilience and bouncing back from adversity.
Life Experiences on your Résumé
March 8 | 11 a.m.–noon and 4–5 p.m. (choose one) | 318 Royce Hall
The Wright Center along with the Academic and Career Advising Center is offering this session. Come with your résumé in hand for review or come and learn to create one. Non-traditional students have tons of life experience. Learn how to incorporate that into your résumé and showcase your diverse self.
April 9 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Governor Dodge State Park
The Wright Center is partnering with Outdoor Recreation to host a fun, family friendly workshop on the basics of camping. Putting up a tent, fire starting, and Dutch oven cooking will be a few of the skills you will learn. Park fees not included.
May 6 | 11 a.m.–1 p.m. | 318 Royce Hall
Let us help celebrate your success! Come when you can, leave when you must. Informal celebration for our non-taditional and veteran graduates. Feel free to bring a guest. Great refreshments and gifts for our graduates.
May 9–13 | 8 a.m.–4 p.m. | 322 Royce Hall
Let us make your finals week a little easier. Come hang out to study or use our computers in a quiet work space. Snacks, coffee, and study resources provided.