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Oct
10

Grief Support Group

Mon, Oct 10, 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
Oct
10
Oct
10

Homecoming: Banner Ceremony/Team Trivia

Mon, Oct 10, 2022 | 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM | Markee Pioneer Student Center

Kick off Homecoming Week 2022 the right way! Teams will decorate a banner to be hung up in the Markee Pioneer Student Center for Homecoming Week. Teams will also gathered to participate in Team Trivia during Homecoming Week! Test your knowledge and skill and compete to see who will be the Trivia Masters!
Homecoming: Banner Ceremony/Team Trivia
Oct
10
Oct
10

Love of Learning - 80 Years of Renaissance Art

Mon, Oct 10, 2022 | 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM | UW-Platteville Richland Pippin Conference Center

Giotto, Brunelleschi, and the changing perspective of Pre-Renaissance Florence. The great Florentine innovators, Giotto di Bondone (c.1267 - 1227) and Filippo Brunelleschi (1377 - 1446) transformed a thousand-year-old Medieval artistic traditions and directly anticipated and influenced the outpouring of culture we know as The Renaissance and changing way artists (and their audiences) would see this new world. Join John Madden,...
Love of Learning - 80 Years of Renaissance Art
Oct
10
Oct
11

Homecoming: Tug of War

Tue, Oct 11, 2022 | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM | Memorial Park

CPR has just declared war. TUG OF WAR. Put on your face paint and marching shoes for one of CPR's favorite homecoming events. Homecoming teams will compete against each other to see who pulls to the top!
Homecoming: Tug of War
Oct
11
Oct
12

LGBTQ Support Group

Wed, Oct 12, 2022 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | 223 Royce Hall

For UW-Platteville students. This group provides a safe environment where individuals can be supported in understanding, accepting and valuing their own sexual orientation and/or gender identity. LGBTQ+ identified students have the opportunity to gain information, find support, and develop a sense of community.
LGBTQ Support Group
Oct
12
Oct
13

Homecoming: House Decorations

Thu, Oct 13, 2022 | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM | Various Locations

You've got spirit, yes you do. You've got spirit now let your house show it too! The Homecoming Week House Decorations Contest will take place on Friday, October 14. Your Homecoming group will work together to decorate your house or residence hall. Be creative and have fun! Check out the House Decoration Rules in the Homecoming Rule Book to find...
Homecoming: House Decorations
Oct
13
Oct
13

Becoming a Singer/Songwriter

Thu, Oct 13, 2022 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Pippin Conference Room

Singing is a joyous and fulfilling activity, but it's also an art form that takes a lot of physical, mental, and emotional work. Natural talent is great, but it takes more to turn it into a career. So, are you up for the challenge? Join singer songwriter Derek Ramnarace to see if you have what it takes. This workshop will...
Becoming a Singer/Songwriter
Oct
13
Oct
14

Alumni Awards Ceremony

Fri, Oct 14, 2022 | 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM | Brodbeck Concert Hall

The Alumni Association awards ceremony recognizes individuals for accomplishments in their careers, contributions to the community, and service to the university. Together with the Alumni Association, we recognize the 2022 Outstanding and Distinguished Alumni Award recipients. We look forward to reuniting with you and celebrating your achievements! Questions email Shelby Lang, Alumni Manager at langs@uwplatt.edu.
Alumni Awards Ceremony
Oct
14
Oct
14

Homecoming: Yell Night & Coronation

Fri, Oct 14, 2022 | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM | Bo Ryan Court

Scream, cheer, and work as a team to compete in this year's Yell Night Homecoming Event! Points are based on the loudest, most spirited, enthusiastic and creative groups as well as those who demonstrate excellent sportsmanlike conduct. Women's Volleyball will be taking on UW-La Crosse and they need you to yell and cheer them on!
Homecoming: Yell Night & Coronation
Oct
14
Oct
15

Homecoming: Parade Float Judging

Sat, Oct 15, 2022 | 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM | The Corner of Jay Street and Championship Drive

The floats & non-floats will be judged on the corner of Jay Street and Championship Drive.
Homecoming: Parade Float Judging
Oct
15
Oct
15

Alumni Homecoming Parade Tent

Sat, Oct 15, 2022 | 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM | Along Main Street

Catch up with your Alumni and Friends at the Homecoming Parade Tent. Coffee and camaraderie with lots of UW-Platteville stories to share.
Alumni Homecoming Parade Tent
Oct
15
Oct
15

UW-Platteville Homecoming Parade

Sat, Oct 15, 2022 | 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM | Main Street, Platteville WI

Join us for the annual Homecoming parade on Saturday, October 15, 2022! The parade starts at Main Street and runs between Hickory Street and Virgin Avenue. The parade will go on, rain or shine, and will only be canceled in the case of lightning or a tornado. Parade rules, policies, and Platteville city ordinances post on the Homecoming website in...
UW-Platteville Homecoming Parade
Oct
15
Oct
15

Alumni Homecoming Luncheon

Sat, Oct 15, 2022 | 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM | South Patio Outside Ullsvik Hall

Join the UW-Platteville Alumni Association for a tailgate buffet outside Ullsivik Hall and get ready to cheer on the Pioneer Football team to a victory! Enjoy music, connect with alumni and friends and show your Pioneer Pride this Homecoming.
Alumni Homecoming Luncheon
Oct
15
Oct
15

Homecoming: Lighting of the M

Sat, Oct 15, 2022 | 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM | Platte Mound M

Join us after for a crackling good time at the Platte Mound M for one of the most sought after Homecoming events! At 9 p.m. the Homecoming Fireworks display will kick off! You won't want to miss this!
Homecoming: Lighting of the M
Oct
15
Oct
17

Girls Who Code

Mon, Oct 17, 2022 | 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM | Platteville Middle School

Computers are everywhere, changing every industry on the planet, but fewer than half of all schools teach computer science. Girls and minorities are severely underrepresented in computer science classes, and in the tech industry. The University of Wisconsin-Platteville wants to be a part of changing the future through our Girls Who Code club.
Girls Who Code
Oct
17
Oct
18

Band Extravaganza

Tue, Oct 18, 2022 | 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM | Brodbeck Concert Hall

Come listen to the UW-Platteville Concert Bands perform their annual Band Extravaganza Concert! Bands featured on this concert will be the University Band, the Symphony Band, and the Symphonic Wind Ensemble.
Band Extravaganza
Oct
18
Oct
19

New Instructors Community

Wed, Oct 19, 2022 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM | Markee Computer Conference room

For more information or to request special accommodations, contact Prof. Kameko Halfman, halfmannk@uwplatt.edu
New Instructors Community
Oct
19
Oct
23

Bystander Intervention Training for Athletes- Alcohol Topics

Sun, Oct 23, 2022 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Doudna 136

Bystander intervention training for second year athletes.
Bystander Intervention Training for Athletes- Alcohol Topics
Oct
23
Oct
24

Mental Health Mondays

Mon, Oct 24, 2022 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM | 117 Warner Hall

Topics discussed include stress management, healthy relationships, depression, anxiety, and body image. Led by Brittany Howell, LPC, Counselor-Multicultural Specialist. Monday, Sept. 26: Stress Management Monday, Oct. 24: Healthy Relationships Monday, Nov. 28: Depression/Anxiety Monday, Dec. 12: "Love Yourself:" A Conversation about Body Image
Mental Health Mondays
Oct
24
Oct
24

Girls Who Code

Mon, Oct 24, 2022 | 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM | Platteville Middle School

Computers are everywhere, changing every industry on the planet, but fewer than half of all schools teach computer science. Girls and minorities are severely underrepresented in computer science classes, and in the tech industry. The University of Wisconsin-Platteville wants to be a part of changing the future through our Girls Who Code club.
Girls Who Code
Oct
24
Oct
24

Grief Support Group

Mon, Oct 24, 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
Oct
24
Oct
25

Trane Technologies Women in STEM Career Day

Tue, Oct 25, 2022 | 8:00 AM - 2:15 PM | Velzy Commons

Trane Technologies Women in STEM Career Day is a one-day event for high school women to learn about careers that require creative problem solving, encourage forward thinking, make a difference in society, and share the future of our world. Participants will learn about career options in STEM fields through exciting demonstrations, and they will enjoy the opportunity to work in...
Trane Technologies Women in STEM Career Day
Oct
25
Oct
25

Bystander Intervention Training for Athletes- Sexual Violence

Tue, Oct 25, 2022 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Doudna 136

Bystander intervention training for 3rd year student athletes.
Bystander Intervention Training for Athletes- Sexual Violence
Oct
25
Oct
26

LGBTQ Support Group

Wed, Oct 26, 2022 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | 223 Royce Hall

For UW-Platteville students. This group provides a safe environment where individuals can be supported in understanding, accepting and valuing their own sexual orientation and/or gender identity. LGBTQ+ identified students have the opportunity to gain information, find support, and develop a sense of community.
LGBTQ Support Group
Oct
26
Oct
26

Bystander Intervention Training for Athletes- Peer Pressure

Wed, Oct 26, 2022 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Doudna 136

Bystander intervention training for 4th year or above student athletes.
Bystander Intervention Training for Athletes- Peer Pressure
Oct
26
Oct
27

All About Orchids - Baraboo Sauk County

Thu, Oct 27, 2022 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Rodem Room

How can you grow and enjoy orchids in your own home? Experienced orchid grower and UW-Platteville Assistant Provost Dr. Michael Compton will teach you the different types of orchids, their needs, and how to best grow and use these plants. Learn tips and techniques for repotting and propagating orchids and discover some unique native orchids. Participants will take home their...
All About Orchids - Baraboo Sauk County
Oct
27
Oct
27

Ghosts, Ghouls, & the Art & Science of the "Boo" in Baraboo

Thu, Oct 27, 2022 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM | UW-Platteville Baraboo Sauk County campus

Hear the stories about the ghosts that put the "boo" in Baraboo. This exciting and spooky opportunity includes an exclusive tour of the Al Ringling Theatre in its first-ever ghost tour. This easy 90-minute walking tour is great for the whole family. Registration Cost: $69.00 per participant REGISTER HERE
Ghosts, Ghouls, & the Art & Science of the "Boo" in Baraboo
Oct
27
Oct
30

Octubaween

Sun, Oct 30, 2022 | 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Brodbeck Concert Hall

The UW-Platteville Low Brass Studio presents: Octubaween! A celebratioin of all things Halloween and Low Brass! Costumes encouraged.
Octubaween
Oct
30
Oct
30

University Orchestra Concert

Sun, Oct 30, 2022 | 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM | Brodbeck Concert Hall

Come listen to what the UW-Platteville University Orchestra has been working on so far this semester, under the direction of Professor Megan Maddaleno!
University Orchestra Concert
Oct
30
Oct
30

Bystander Intervention Training for Athletes- Peer Pressure

Sun, Oct 30, 2022 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Doudna 136

Bystander intervention training for 4th year or above student athletes.
Bystander Intervention Training for Athletes- Peer Pressure
Oct
30