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37 Articles in "UW-Platteville"

Apr 11, 2017

Multiple students from UW-Platteville to present their research at the capitol

Students from UW-Platteville will have the opportunity to present their various research projects at the 2017 Research in the Rotunda.

Mar 7, 2017

UW-Platteville Receives Grant from USDA to Support Dairy Cattle Grazing Research

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville has been awarded a grant of $300,000 to support dairy cattle grazing research.

Mar 7, 2017

UW-Platteville becomes third UW System school to offer Dairy Science major

Following in the footsteps of UW-Madison and UW-River Falls, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville becomes just the third UW System school to offer a Dairy Science Major.

Feb 1, 2017

UW-Platteville student uses STEM scholarship program to achieve goals

Autumn Fisher, a UW-Platteville Masters student in the first cohort of the university's STEM Scholars Masters Program, used the program's financial and academic support to advance her career and achieve her goals.

Jan 25, 2017

UW-Platteville professor works to grow baby ginger in Wisconsin

Dr. Rami Reddy, a UW-Platteville professor of agriculture, will use a national grant in a market-driven research project to introduce baby ginger crops in Wisconsin.

Jan 3, 2017

WiSys Innovators launch crowdfunding efforts to supply pain-free wheelchairs to veterans

Husband and wife team Jim and Teresa Maerzke recently launched a special campaign aimed at providing injured veterans with their technology for a new, "pain-free" wheelchair.

Oct 24, 2016

WiSys 2015-16 Annual Report

WiSys saw a record number- 61- of disclosures from UW System innovators last fiscal year. We also rounded out our Regional Associate team, with offices on each of the 11 regional comprehensive campuses, allowing us to focus even more on campus involvement through competitions, workshops and forums. You can read all about our outstanding year in WiSys' 2015-16 Annual Report.

Oct 24, 2016

UW System funds 12 faculty projects through Applied Research grant programs

Every year, WiSys collaborates with UW System Administration to offer three faculty grant programs: the Applied Research Grant (ARG), Applied Research-WiSys Technology Grant (AR-WiTAG) and Prototype Development Fund (PDF). This year, 12 projects were funded, totaling more than $515,000.

Oct 24, 2016

WiSys partners with UW-Extension to grow Big Idea Tournament

WiSys Technology Foundation has partnered with the UW-Extension to expand and enhance the Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament, a UW System undergraduate entrepreneurship competition.