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Jul
08

Show Your College Pride Day at Summerfest 2022 in Milwaukee

Fri, Jul 8, 2022 | 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM | American Family Insurance Ampitheather

Thanks for showing your UW-Platteville pride at Summerfest's Show Your College Pride Day! Whether you are going to be a new student this fall or are an alumnus, we're happy to see you. Learn more about the latest opportunities at UW-Platteville!
Show Your College Pride Day at Summerfest 2022 in Milwaukee
Jul
08
Jul
12

Coping, Surviving, and Thriving: handling Difficult Customers

Tue, Jul 12, 2022 | 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM | UW-Platteville, Baraboo Campus

This half-day skill-building participant-centered workshop is designed to help employees learn how to handle difficult customer interactions and remain calm and courteous during those stressful situations. The participants strengthen their ability to stay calm in difficult situations and use active listening to manage and redirect angry customers. The participants also have an opportunity to assess the scope and effect of...
Coping, Surviving, and Thriving: handling Difficult Customers
Jul
12
Jul
12

Alumni and Friends EPIC Tour

Tue, Jul 12, 2022 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM | EPIC

Have you ever wanted to look behind the curtain at EPIC? This Verona, Wisconsin company is the leader in healthcare software around the world. Join Alumni and Friends for a tour of EPIC, Tuesday, July 12, 2022, at 10 am. Students are encouraged to join the tour and meet alumni who currently work at EPIC. RSVP to alumni@uwplatt.edu - limited...
Alumni and Friends EPIC Tour
Jul
12
Jul
12

Becoming a Person of Influence

Tue, Jul 12, 2022 | 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM | Online

Tuesday, July 12. Whatever your position or aspiration, you can grow your impact on others by' Becoming a Person of Influence'. Learn simple, insightful ways to interact more positively with others, and watch your personal and organizational success go off the charts. You don't have to be in a high-profile job to be an influencer; whenever your life connects with...
Becoming a Person of Influence
Jul
12
Jul
14

IN-PERSON SUMMER SKILLS SEMINAR: Coping, Surviving, and Thriving: Handling Difficult Customers

Thu, Jul 14, 2022 | 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM | UW-Platteville Baraboo Sauk County

This half-day skill-building participant-centered workshop is designed to help employees learn how to handle difficult customer interactions and remain calm and courteous during those stressful situations. The participants strengthen their ability to stay calm in difficult situations and use active listening to manage and redirect angry customers. The participants also have an opportunity to assess the scope and effect of...
IN-PERSON SUMMER SKILLS SEMINAR:  Coping, Surviving, and Thriving: Handling Difficult Customers
Jul
14
Jul
19

How Successful People Think

Tue, Jul 19, 2022 | 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM | Online

Tuesday, July 19. Accelerate your management skills by learning the eleven types of thinking needed to set a path to future career success. By embracing the correct mindset, you'll have a greater chance of becoming a more effective leader. Objectives: Learn how to take stock of the bigger view in order to see potential obstacles and define outcomes, Learn how...
How Successful People Think
Jul
19
Jul
20

Understanding Grief in the Workplace

Wed, Jul 20, 2022 | 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM | Online

Join April Schmidt for an informative conversation and dialogue about grief and loss in the workplace. Often as a supervisor, leader, or manager there is little preparation to help in how to navigate a conversation when an employee experiences a loss. Grief and loss doesn't just happen due to death. Grief happens when change occurs. This could be an employee...
Understanding Grief in the Workplace
Jul
20
Jul
21

Put the Wow in Your Writing

Thu, Jul 21, 2022 | 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM | UW-Platteville, Baraboo Campus

Effective Communications Through Writing demands using editing, active voice punctuation, reading comprehension, and spelling are a must. To ensure you are successful you should be able to communicate your ideas and views with conviction, enthusiasm, emotion, and honest, which machines are unable to do. Sharpen your writing skills with professional writer, award winning newspaper reporter, Ben Bromley. Ben is currently...
Put the Wow in Your Writing
Jul
21
Jul
26

Everyone Communicates, Few Connect

Tue, Jul 26, 2022 | 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM | Online

Tuesday, July 26. Learn how to identify and relate with people to maximize your influence with them. To be a successful leader, you must learn to communicate in a way that resonates with people. Once you do, whether it's one-on-one, in groups, or with an audience, your sense of community improves, your ability to create teamwork increases, and your influence...
Everyone Communicates, Few Connect
Jul
26
Jul
28

Six Steps to Yes: When You Need Instant Influence in a Virtual World

Thu, Jul 28, 2022 | 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM | UW-Platteville, Baraboo Campus

This half-day skill-building workshop uses interactive exercises to help participants learn how to quickly create trusting relationships using six decision triggers. The participants will assess how and when the triggers have been used on them, and practice using the triggers to provide instant influence: reciprocity, commitment or consistency, social proof, liking, authority, and scarcity. These proven psychological principles are based...
Six Steps to Yes: When You Need Instant Influence in a Virtual World
Jul
28
Jul
29

Platteville Summer Arts Festival: ONCE

Fri, Jul 29, 2022 | 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM | Brodbeck Concert Hall

Join us this summer for the smash-hit Irish musical, ONCE! Winner of 8 Tony Awards and based on the 2007 film of the same name by John Carney, ONCE features a book by Enda Walsh and music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová. Show dates are July 29, 30, 31, August 5, 6, and 7. On the streets...
Platteville Summer Arts Festival: ONCE
Jul
29
Jul
30

Platteville Summer Arts Festival: ONCE

Sat, Jul 30, 2022 | 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM | Brodbeck Concert Hall

Join us this summer for the smash-hit Irish musical, ONCE! Winner of 8 Tony Awards and based on the 2007 film of the same name by John Carney, ONCE features a book by Enda Walsh and music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová. Show dates are July 29, 30, 31, August 5, 6, and 7. On the streets...
Platteville Summer Arts Festival: ONCE
Jul
30
Jul
31

Platteville Summer Arts Festival: ONCE

Sun, Jul 31, 2022 | 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Brodbeck Concert Hall

Join us this summer for the smash-hit Irish musical, ONCE! Winner of 8 Tony Awards and based on the 2007 film of the same name by John Carney, ONCE features a book by Enda Walsh and music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová. Show dates are July 29, 30, 31, August 5, 6, and 7. On the streets...
Platteville Summer Arts Festival: ONCE
Jul
31
Aug
03

Emotional Intelligence

Wed, Aug 3, 2022 | 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM | Online

Wednesdays, Aug 3, 10. Jonathan Brown, Senior Strategy and Leadership Coach of PraxisGroupMN, will guide us through the importance of the theory and practice of emotional intelligence and how it impacts how we live and lead in our communities. Although there has been a great deal of emphasis on cognitive intelligence, we know that emotions impact behaviors and our quality...
Emotional Intelligence
Aug
03
Aug
04

Succeeding with Agile Hybrids

Thu, Aug 4, 2022 | 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM | Online

Thursdays, Aug. 4, 11. Join Shawn Belling, author of Succeeding with Agile Hybrids, as you learn to achieve organizational agility and value delivery using agile project management techniques and strategies. Deliver successful projects at work through utilizing diverse methods and a hybrid framework. Through his experiences and knowledge, Shawn Belling will do a deep dive into Agile principles, skills, tools,...
Succeeding with Agile Hybrids
Aug
04
Aug
05

Platteville Summer Arts Festival: ONCE

Fri, Aug 5, 2022 | 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM | Brodbeck Concert Hall

Join us this summer for the smash-hit Irish musical, ONCE! Winner of 8 Tony Awards and based on the 2007 film of the same name by John Carney, ONCE features a book by Enda Walsh and music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová. Show dates are July 29, 30, 31, August 5, 6, and 7. On the streets...
Platteville Summer Arts Festival: ONCE
Aug
05
Aug
06

Platteville Summer Arts Festival: ONCE

Sat, Aug 6, 2022 | 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM | Brodbeck Concert Hall

Join us this summer for the smash-hit Irish musical, ONCE! Winner of 8 Tony Awards and based on the 2007 film of the same name by John Carney, ONCE features a book by Enda Walsh and music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová. Show dates are July 29, 30, 31, August 5, 6, and 7. On the streets...
Platteville Summer Arts Festival: ONCE
Aug
06
Aug
07

Platteville Summer Arts Festival: ONCE

Sun, Aug 7, 2022 | 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Brodbeck Concert Hall

Join us this summer for the smash-hit Irish musical, ONCE! Winner of 8 Tony Awards and based on the 2007 film of the same name by John Carney, ONCE features a book by Enda Walsh and music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová. Show dates are July 29, 30, 31, August 5, 6, and 7. On the streets...
Platteville Summer Arts Festival: ONCE
Aug
07
Aug
15

Summer Coding Camps: Cyber Defense

Mon, Aug 15, 2022 | 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM | Room 209 Busby Hall

Summer Coding Camps at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville are a fun and engaging way to learn from computer science, cybersecurity, and software engineering experts. The camps are open to entering high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors. Cyber Defense: Monday, August 15 through Friday, August 19 At the Cyber Defense camp, you will learn key cybersecurity concepts through various hands-on...
Summer Coding Camps: Cyber Defense
Aug
15
Aug
19

Alumni Golf Outing Supporting BILSA Scholarships

Fri, Aug 19, 2022 | 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM | The Oaks Golf Course

Join us for the Alumni Golf Outing Supporting BILSA Scholarships! Money raised provides scholarships for students studying within the College of Business, Industry, Life Science and Agriculture.
Alumni Golf Outing Supporting BILSA Scholarships
Aug
19
Aug
19

Alumni Gathering Happy Hour

Fri, Aug 19, 2022 | 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM | The Oaks

Join us at The Oaks following the Alumni Golf Outing for an Alumni Gathering and Happy Hour. Refreshments are sponsored by Nutrien Ag Solutions. Alumni and friends are invited to network and celebrate all things UW-Platteville.
Alumni Gathering Happy Hour
Aug
19
Aug
20

Summer Coding Camps: Hackathon

Sat, Aug 20, 2022 | 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM | Room 209 Busby Hall

Summer Coding Camps at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville are a fun and engaging way to learn from computer science, cybersecurity, and software engineering experts. The camps are open to entering high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors. At the Hackathon, you will compete with your fellow high school students to win scholarships up to $5000 to study cybersecurity at UW-Platteville....
Summer Coding Camps: Hackathon
Aug
20
Sep
04

Flat Pete Pursuit

Sun, Sep 4, 2022 | 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM | Various Locations

Pioneer Pete likes to venture around campus and he's leaving clues for you to find in this wildly popular scavenger hunt tradition. Find one of the hundreds of "Flat Petes" hidden all over campus, and redeem it for a fabulous prize!
Flat Pete Pursuit
Sep
04
Sep
05

Get the Scoop on Greek Life

Mon, Sep 5, 2022 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM | North Lawn, The Markee

Come by for some FREE ice cream to meet current fraternity and sorority members and see how membership has greatly impacted their college career! Want to learn more about Fraternity and Sorority Life at UW-Platteville? Complete an interest form or visit our website to learn more about each individual chapter.
Get the Scoop on Greek Life
Sep
05
Sep
05

Pizzapalooza & Outdoor Movie

Mon, Sep 5, 2022 | 8:30 PM - 11:00 PM | West Lawn, The Markee

Pizza is a big part of campus life, and this is your chance to sample the pizza from some of the favorite local pizza places. Bring your blanket and hang out on the lawn to enjoy the outdoor movie while you choose your favorite pizza. We have a dino-mite movie selected this year, make sure you arrive early to get...
Pizzapalooza & Outdoor Movie
Sep
05
Sep
12

Grief Support Group

Mon, Sep 12, 2022 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM | 223 Royce Hall

This is an in-person group meeting every other Monday at 4pm in 223 Royce Hall. This group, led by a counselor, discusses topics of grief and loss. *Plans are subject to change, based on health and safety measures that may be in place at the time of the event.
Grief Support Group
Sep
12
Sep
12

Love of Learning - Cryptocurrency: An Introduction to the Promise, Perils, and Best Practices

Mon, Sep 12, 2022 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | UW-Platteville Richland Pippin Conference Center

Crypto, NFT, bitcoin, blockchain and what seem like a ton of new terms - what do they mean, and why do you need to understand them? Jesse Goplen is the CEO of blockchain-based music startup clink.fm and an alumnus of UW-Richland, Humboldt State University, and the University of California-Davis. He was instrumental in the rise of the music non-fungible token...
Love of Learning - Cryptocurrency:  An Introduction to the Promise, Perils, and Best Practices
Sep
12
Sep
13

Dubuque Community on Campus Day

Tue, Sep 13, 2022 | 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM | University of Wisconsin-Platteville

Dubuque Community on Campus Day showcases what it is like to live, work, and play in Dubuque. This free event is hosted by Greater Dubuque Development Corporation, the Dubuque Area Chamber of Commerce, and UW-Platteville Corporate Relations. Dubuque Community on Campus Day provides the perfect opportunity for local organizations and students to informally network and discuss jobs, internships, and co-ops...
Dubuque Community on Campus Day
Sep
13
Sep
13

Involvement Fair

Tue, Sep 13, 2022 | 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM | Markee Northwest Patio

The Involvement Fair is an amazing opportunity for students to learn more about involvement opportunities offered at UW-Platteville. Different organizations will be present and will have a space dedicated to them so they can provide students with information about their organization and how students can get involved.
Involvement Fair
Sep
13
Sep
14

Karrmann Library Open House

Wed, Sep 14, 2022 | 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM | Karrmann Library

Help us celebrate the reopening of Karrmann Library after an extensive HVAC upgrade. Prizes, food, and activities all day.
Karrmann Library Open House
Sep
14