Monthly Archives: May 2023

A Reflection of My Time at UWSP

UWSP students with bikes

By: Madeline O’Hara, UWSP University Communications and Marketing Intern Hello Pointers! My name is Madeline O’Hara, and after three years at UWSP, I will be graduating with my Bachelor of Science in Psychology, with minors in Neuroscience & Behavior and Biology. As a senior in my final semester, here are the things I’m most grateful […]


What is a Placement Test and Why Do I Have to Take One?

By: Madeline O’Hara, University Communications and Marketing Intern Congratulations on your acceptance to UWSP! As an incoming freshman, you are required to take placement tests in Math and English before registering for courses. Depending on your course of study, you may also be required to take a placement test in a Foreign Language. These tests […]


UWSP Students Can Explore Interests with Research

students in lab

By: Madeline O’Hara, University Communications and Marketing Intern There are active research projects across UWSP’s campus, spanning a variety of disciplines and topics. As someone with a minor in Neuroscience and Behavior, I was naturally drawn to the neuroscience research taking place in the biology and psychology departments. The two projects I have worked on […]


Danstage Featuring the UWSP Jazz Ensemble

Danstage 2022 performance

By: Cara Langhauser, COFAC Intern This year for Danstage 2023, not only is there fantastic choreography by guest artist Heather Cornell, but for the second act of the dance concert, the UWSP Jazz Ensemble, led by Mathew Buchman will be playing live with our dance students!  Professor Mathew Bachman is very excited about the project, […]