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Being a Student Ambassador

By: Haley Sternitzky Would you like to work on your communication skills and other ways to become a successful leader? Well, being a Student Ambassador is a great opportunity for you! My name is Haley Sternitzky, and I am a student ambassador at UWSP-Marshfield. I am a freshman majoring in Communications and minoring in Spanish. […]

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Theatre and Dance Shows

Student dancing onstage for Dansstage.

By: Emily Meyer We have all had to adapt to virtual classes and lectures, but the Department of Theatre and Dance here at UW-Stevens Point has had to go one step further by figuring out how to still put on performances in this new virtual world. The Theatre and Dance Department has gone the extra […]

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Coping with Loneliness and Isolation During COVID-19

By: UW-Stevens Point Conseling Center Isolation and loneliness are associated with poorer mental health. Here are some ways to combat isolation and loneliness, especially during COVID-19. Keep to a Schedule Do your best to keep a daily routine and schedule every day. Stay Informed Stay informed about what is going on, however, do not overdo […]

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FASFA Tips

By: Dyllan Griepentrog October is a very busy time for students. While I don’t want to add more to your plate, I did want to talk about something important – the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA became available to students on Oct. 1 for the next academic year.  Here are five […]

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Homecoming 2020

Happy homecoming, Pointers! Or should I say, ZOOMComing! I know this year’s homecoming looks different, but we’re still celebrating all week long. There are activities planned every day to get alumni or current Pointers in the homecoming spirit. See a few of the events happening Oct. 12-17. Pointer Virtual 5k: Run, Walk, Roll I have […]

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