Tag Archives: Schmeeckle Reserve

UW-Stevens Point’s Field Stations

Did you know UW-Stevens Point (UWSP) owns three field stations? From the Northwoods to right on campus, the field stations play a vital role for students in the College of Natural Resources (CNR). For CNR students, a summer field experience is a requirement for graduation. What is summer field experience? It allows students to learn […]

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Eight Gnarly Winter Activities to do in the Stevens Point Area

A thick blanket of snow brings an array of recreational activities that you can only enjoy for 3-4 months out of the year. Not only are these activities fun, but they can also help distress (and distract) us college students from finals week. Here are some ideas of how you can get outdoors and enjoy […]

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Reflecting on My First Year as a Transfer Student

Freshmen year of college can be nerve-wracking. Learning to live on your own, making new friends and adjusting to college life is challenging in a new, unfamiliar place. After the end of my freshmen year, I was relieved I never had to go through that again—then I decided to transfer colleges. For my first two […]

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4 Favorite Study Spots on Campus

Finding a perfect study spot is important when trying to ace your next quiz or exam! Below is a list of my four favorite study spots on campus! 1. Schmeekle Reserve One of the best spots for studying is on the Schmeekle Reserve. With over 5 miles of trails, a billion and one trees, and […]

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ABCs of UW-Stevens Point

Although you’ve already made it to college, let’s go back to the basics and go over some ABCs of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.   A: Athletics: UW-Stevens Point students take pride in supporting their athletic teams. In fall, you can catch a crowd at a football game; in winter you can catch a mass […]

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