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UW-Platteville to offer engineering design certificate Jan. 22, 2014
—UW-Platteville, a 35-year pioneer in distance education, has created an online certificate in engineering design. See article.
UW-Platteville signs credit for life experience agreement with ASTD - Feb. 12, 2014
—UW-Platteville and its Distance Learning Center has signed a credit for life experience agreement to award graduate credit for the Certified Professional in Learning and Performance credential, as awarded by the American Society of Training and Development's Certification Institute. See article.
Wisconsin Resident wins YF&R Collegiate Discussion Meet - Feb. 14, 2014
—The winner of the American Farm Bureau Young Farmers & Ranchers Collegiate Discussion Meet announced Sunday at the American Farm Bureau Federation Young Farmers & Ranchers Conference in Virginia Beach, Va., is Ethan Giebel of Lyndon Station, Wis. See article.
Top Talker: UW-Platteville student wins national discussion meet - March 3, 2014
—Juneau County native Ethan Giebel captured top honors at the 2014 National Collegiate Discussion Meet Contest Feb. 8. See article.
Volunteers shine bright at World Dairy Expo (Dr. Mark Zidon) - Dec. 16, 2014
—Five individuals were bestowed Friends of Expo honors for their outstanding service supporting World Dairy Expo. See article.
UW-Platteville 'Goes Hollywood' with recreated crime scene - Oct. 23, 2014
—The fourth annual Horrific Crime Scene revisited event took place during Homecoming activities in early October at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. See article.
Ryan's determination, vision have guided Badgers to Final Four - April 3, 2014
—The sandy shores of the Pacific Ocean were tantalizingly close, beckoning members of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville men's basketball team. See article.
University of Wisconsin-Platteville partners with Blue Wall Institute to Offer Online Training for Law Enforcement Professionals - March 4, 2014
—The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Distance Learning Center and Blue Wall Institute will offer self-guided online training for law enforcement professionals. See article.
UW-Platteville signs two agreements with APICS - March 4, 2014
—The University of Wisconsin-Platteville and its Distance Learning Center has signed two agreements to award advanced standing for credentials earned from APICS, the leading professional association for supply chain and operations management. See article.
Knowledge Powers Wisconsin
UW-Platteville students continue projects with local nature preserve - April 11, 2014
—The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Pioneer Academic Center for Community Engagement program is funding a student research project to naturally clean algae infested ponds and lakes at both Gooseberry Hill and Lake Joy. See article.
9 Ways to Ace Your Internship Cover Letter
—Jennifer Williamson, director of the Academic and Career Advising Center at UW-Platteville shares expertise on writing a cover letter. See article.
Universities connect with communities
—Universities have long been known as centers of innovation. After all, they employ some of the nation's top research scientists, not to mention knowledgeable faculty and expert staff. See article.
Giebel Takes Top Honors in AFBF's Collegiate Discussion Meet - Feb. 17, 2014
—An agriculture education student from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville was selected as the winner of the 2014 national Collegiate Discussion Meet Contest held in conjunction with the American Farm Bureau's recent Young Farmer & Rancher Leadership Conference. See article.
Wolf appointed to state DATCP board - Feb. 20, 2014
—A longtime leader within the Wisconsin Pork Association has been appointed as a member of the state agriculture department's citizen board. See article.
BouMatic sponsors UW-Platteville's Pioneer NAMA chapter - March 18, 2014
—The Pioneer National Agri-Marketing Association chapter at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville has a new major sponsor. See article.
UW-Platteville team places at National Dairy Challenge Event - April 9, 2014
—A four-member team from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville earned a second place award in the annual national Dairy Challenge contest held in Fort Wayne, Indiana this month. See article.
Another record WBIA Bull Sale held in Platteville - April 11, 2014
—This year's Bull Test Sale is being called a success by the Wisconsin Beef Improvement Association. See article.
GROWMARK names 2014 summer interns - May 20, 2014
—Over 50 college students are exploring career opportunities as GROWMARK summer interns this year. See article.