Tag Archives: English Education

College and High School Students Learn Through Connections Project

Students engaged in discussion during the Connections Project. Photo by Shelby Steinke

High school students from across the state traveled to the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point on Friday, May 5, to talk about literature, get a taste of the college experience and make connections with each other. Throughout the spring semester, students from Menasha, Adams-Friendship and Madison La Follette high schools collaborated with UWSP English 381 students on the Connections Project. Initiated ... Read More »

English Education Students Spread Love of Literacy

Students promote The Running  Tree 5K Run/Walk for Literacy. Photo by Sheng Yang.

Students of the English 497 Senior Seminar class wish to spread their love of literacy through a book drive at The Running Tree 5K Run/Walk for Literacy Nov. 8. Books from the drive will be donated to local public schools in need of literature. Professor of English Barbara Dixson said the idea of a 5K run/walk sprouted from an assignment ... Read More »