About the Pointer

The Pointer is a student-run newspaper published weekly at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. The Pointer staff is solely responsible for content and editorial policy.

No article is available for inspection prior to publication. No article is available for further publication without expressed written permission of The Pointer staff.

The Pointer publishes new stories online daily during and is printed Wednesdays during the academic year with a circulation of 3,000 copies. The paper is free to all tuition-paying students.

Letters to the editor can be mailed or delivered to The Pointer, 104 CAC, University of Wisconsin–Stevens Point, Stevens Point, WI 54481, or sent by e-mail to pointer@uwsp.edu. We reserve the right to edit letters for inappropriate length or content. Names will be withheld from publication only if an appropriate reason is given.

Letters to the editor and all other material submitted becomes the property of The Pointer.

  • Anyon Rettinger

    Anyon Rettinger

    Junior at UW-Stevens Point studying Communications and Public Relations. Online Editor of The Pointer. Member of the Public Relations Student Society of America. Member of the National Society of Leadership and Success. Interested in music, photography, art and travel.
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  • Samantha Bradley

    Samantha Bradley

    Editor-in-Chief: English Major and Spanish & Professional Writing Minor. Enjoys anything involving coffee and good company!
  • Dalen Dahl

    Dalen Dahl

    Hi, I'm Dalen; a photographer for the Pointer. I am currently a junior at UWSP majoring in Graphic Design and minoring in Business Administration. You will most likely find me out in Schmeeckle taking pictures of the deer.
  • Genevieve Adamski

    Genevieve Adamski

    I'm currently in my third year at UWSP studying natural resource planning. When I'm not in class or writing articles for The Pointer you can usually find me on the rugby pitch or biking the Green Circle Trail.
  • Lhea Owens

    Lhea Owens

    A&E Sectional Editor: Senior English major with a creative writing and communications minor. Loves poetry, writing, reading, singing, tennis and meeting new people. Is obsessed with anything Harry Potter, Egyptian, small animals, Disney, Johnny Depp, or British actors related. You can almost always see her running around campus like the busy bee she is.
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  • Steve Hill

    Steve Hill

    Faculty Advisor
  • Samantha Stein

    Samantha Stein

    News Sectional Editor: Biology major and biomedical writing minor. You can find me on campus in the Brewhaus most days, reading, writing, or playing pool.