Tag Archives: transfer students

How to Make the Most out of Your Winter Break

Imagine this—you’ve attended college classes for four months and completed many projects and tests. Now you have about a month off of school before second semester. What will you do in this month? It’s important to relax and prepare for another semester, but staying on track by completing important tasks will ensure you will have […]

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Tips for Living with Roomates

Throughout the semester, your roommate will be there, right by your side. Sharing a residence hall room with another person has its challenges, but is quintessential in college living. Your roommate may not grow to be your best friend, but it’s important to establish a good, communicative relationship in order to have a healthy roommate […]

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All Things Fitness and Rec

A lot of things fit under the umbrella of Fitness and Recreation Programs at UWSP, but not many students know what that includes. Below you can explore all of the choices available to you here on campus to have fun, get out and be active. Who knows! Maybe you’ll even discover something that you didn’t […]

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Balancing Classes and a Job

Hey, Pointers! It’s hard to believe we’re nearing the end of the semester! As a senior here at UW-Stevens Point, I know all too well the hectic schedules of college students. Currently, I’m a full-time student, working two part-time jobs, and doing volunteer and advocacy work for local and national organizations. Balancing classes, volunteering, and […]

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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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