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Congratulations on earning alumni status - you've worked hard to get here! Your ties to the University of Wisconsin-Platteville remain even after graduation. Take advantage of the opportunities to connect with UW-Platteville now that you are forever a Pioneer!
Whether you continue to engage with UW-Platteville by attending alumni events, mentoring students on career choices, or chatting with prospective students about our programs, there is an ever-expanding array of ways to facilitate an active and ongoing connection to your alma mater and your fellow Pioneers.
Are you looking for opportunities to engage with UW-Platteville, such as sharing your story, connecting with a student, or even hosting an event? Contact us to learn more. Do you have a suggestion for ways to improve our work with alumni? Let us know. You can always reach us at distedalumni[at]uwplatt[dot]edu or 608.342.1468.
William Yang (MSPM '17) received the university's Honorary Lifetime Pioneer Award at the fall 2017 commencement. Yang was also a member of the fall 2016 NSF STEM Scholar Master's Program cohort. Read more
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Gary Apperson Memorial Scholarship created
MSCJ alumnus ('06) and online criminal justice instructor Gary Apperson passed away on Jan. 28, 2017, from cancer complications. To honor his memory, a scholarship has been established in his name. To make a contribution: visit Give Back, type in your amount, choose "OTHER" from the first dropdown menu, and then in the second dropdown menu, select "Apperson, Gary Memorial Scholarship" fund.
Alumni Board members wanted
Want to get involved and give back? Join the Distance Education Alumni Board! You must be an active member of the Alumni Association and participate in at least two of the four conference calls per year. Additional participation is preferred. If you're interested in joining, email us at distedalumni[at]uwplatt[dot]edu.
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