News

Apr 2019

Hynek documents a life dedicated to the preservation of prehistoric Native American culture

4/8/19By John Christensen - Campus Communications Manager

Although his higher education career hasn’t always taken a traditional path, Chris Hynek has always known about history, in particular his father’s own public history work documents.  Hynek has painstakingly archived and digitized the quarterly...

Mar 2019

UW-Platteville unveils associate degrees at branch campuses

3/28/19By Paul Erickson & John Christensen

New Associate degrees in agriculture and business administration will also fulfill requirements toward a four-year degree

PLATTEVILLE, Wis. – To offer students more educational opportunities and to help meet the region’s...

Feb 2019

2019 Feast of Nations to be held Saturday evening, March 16

2/25/19By John Christensen - Campus Communications Manager

The UW-Platteville Richland will host its annual Feast of Nations, where students share the food and culture of their home countries with the Richland Center community on Saturday, March 16 from 6-8 pm, in the Student Center on the UW-Platteville...

Jan 2019

Extreme cold closes campus from Noon Tuesday 1/29-Thursday 1/31

1/29/19By John Christensen
UW-Platteville Richland Interim Dean Brandon Fetterly issued the following statement on Tuesday January 29, 2019 "Due to record-breaking low temperatures and wind chills, UW-Platteville Chancellor Dennis J. Shields has authorized the closure of all ...

Dec 2018

New Phi Theta Kappa Members

12/3/18By John Christensen - Campus Communications Manager

The Phi Mu chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, University of Wisconsin-Platteville Richland’s academic honor society, inducted new members during ceremonies held on campus November 26, 2018. Dr. Aharon Zorea, Professor of History, and advisor to the...

Nov 2018

UW-Platteville dedicates campus sign

11/20/18By Paul Erickson, UW-Platteville

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville formally dedicated the welcome signs at its new branch campuses in Baraboo and Richland Center Monday, further cementing the partnership that was made official July 1.

The orange and blue exterior...

Christensen is new branch campus communications manager

11/12/18By UW-Richland

PLATTEVILLE, Wis. – John Christensen, who has years of University of Wisconsin System experience as well as local business ties, is the new communications manager for UW-Platteville Baraboo Sauk County and UW-Platteville Richland.

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Sign dedications set at branch campuses

11/12/18By UW-Richland

PLATTEVILLE, Wis. – The University of Wisconsin-Platteville will formally dedicate the exterior signs at its new branch campuses on Nov. 19.

The sign at UW-Platteville Baraboo Sauk County will be dedicated at 10 a.m. in the Rodems Room, A-...

Sep 2018

Assistant deans, student support directors named

9/19/18By UW-Richland

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville announces the newly hired assistant deans and directors of student support services at UW-Platteville Richland and UW-Platteville Baraboo Sauk County. These newly-developed positions are designed to support...

Aug 2018

Board of Regents approves new name

8/24/18By UW-Platteville

The University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents formally approved the new names of the two UW-Platteville branch campuses Friday, cementing the relationship that will strengthen education across Southwest Wisconsin.

The new names of...