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The UW-Platteville Foundation has been

awarded a $7,000 grant from A T & T, to

enhance an undergraduate, cyber security

course at the university. The money will also be

used to develop a new, on-line graduate course

in cyber security. Jessica Erickson is the Director

of Public Affairs for A T & T for Wisconsin.

The grant is being made through A T & T’s

Wisconsin Innovation and Investment Award



This is the first time A T & T  has partnered with

UW-Platteville through its’ Innovation and

Investment award program. So far A T & T has

made awards to 11 other local organizations in

in the state. The goal is to have the on-line,

graduate cyber security program at

UW-Platteville developed by the

Spring of 2014.