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Shan Sappleton

Sappleton earns Woman of Color Award

Dr. Shan Sappleton, assistant professor of political science was recently awarded the 2017 UW-Platteville Woman of Color Award by the university’s Women’s Council. Read more...

Tree Research

Students examine tree rings to identify effects of drought

Five students are researching the influence of extreme drought and its implications on the state’s ecology, groundwater resources and economy by studying tree rings from hundreds of trees throughout the Driftless Area of Southwest Wisconsin. Read more...

Fiscus and Birkholz examining documents

Students gain insight into Russian Revolution

Seven students gained insight into the history of the Russian Revolution – including the thoughts of the Russian leaders at that time – during an academic field excursion to the Department of Special Collections at the Memorial Library at UW-Madison. Read more...

Evan Larson

Larson selected for Underkofler award

Dr. Evan Larson, associate professor of geography, was named one of three recipients across the UW System of the 2017 Alliant Energy Underkofler Excellence in Teaching Award. Read more...

2015 Summer Band Camp Concert with Gold Band

Fifty years of Summer Band Camp

This year marks the 50th anniversary of UW-Platteville’s Pioneer Summer Band Camp to be held Sunday, July 9-Saturday, July 15 at UW-Platteville. Read more...

Whipperwill, John Audubon

Art collection on display at Nohr Gallery

Nohr Gallery invites faculty, staff, students and community members to view work from its permanent art collection in the gallery through Aug. 18. The gallery is open Monday-Friday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Read more...

UW-Platteville Zoo interns

Students to assist teaching zoo summer camps

Three UW-Platteville students always dreamed they would have an opportunity to share their love of animals and the environment with others. Now, thanks to an internship opportunity at Milwaukee County Zoo this summer, all three students will have the chance to do so. Read more...

Connie SaLoutos Furlan

Pioneer Spotlight: Connie SaLoutos Furlan

This week's Pioneer Spotlight is Connie SaLoutos Furlan.

Swinging for Scholarships

Swinging for Scholarships to benefit music students

The Department of Performing and Visual Arts faculty members will host the fifth annual Swinging for Scholarships golf outing on Saturday, June 24 at the Platteville Golf and Country Club to raise financial support for music scholarships for incoming and current students who are active in the music program. Read more...

132nd Army Band

UW-Platteville to host workshop and Army Band

The UW-Platteville Department of Performing and Visual Arts will host its seventh Band Conductors’ Art Workshop Wednesday, June 28-Friday, June 30. Read more...


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