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Say Hello to New Internships and Opportunities with Handshake

Graduating and continuing students looking to build their resumes with applicable experience can now turn to Handshake to discover relevant jobs and internships that will help them gain marketable skills as well as a consistent income. In the Fall of 2017, the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point switched its online job database from CareerPoint to Handshake. Handshake differs from CareerPoint in ... Read More »

Katie Youngberg Joins CNR Advising Program

This semester, the College of Natural Resources at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point welcomed a new face to their advising team. Katie Youngberg, a UWSP alumna, recently became an advisor for the CNR, where she has begun to help students on the path to achieving their academic and career goals. Youngberg is a recent graduate of the wildlife ecology program ... Read More »

Pointer Hockey Radio Show Airs Off the Ice

The Pointer Hockey team has gained national recognition following the National Champion title in the 2015-2016 season. Fans from coast to coast can tune into the coverage of the team on a monthly radio show hosted by alumnus Tom Weaver and Shaun McMahon. The radio show has gained traction in the community following the arrival of head coach, Chris Brooks. ... Read More »

Administrators Should Reconsider Cut to Career Services

With the proposed budget cuts looming over us, difficult choices have to be made within the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and all other campuses. Chancellor Bernie Patterson recently said more concern lies with eliminating Career Services than the Student Academic Advising Center. While the center is helpful, resources can be offered more easily through other avenues, such as required registration advising ... Read More »

Alumni Banquet

University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point alumni gathered to be honored for their accomplishments and contributions to both the university and community, as well as to participate in homecoming activities this past weekend. The banquet that the alumni attended distributed four different awards throughout the night.  The Distinguished Alumnus Award (1969), Alumni Service Award (1998), the Trailblazer Achievement Award (2010) ... Read More »