Tag Archives: Mary Bowman

Announcement of UW Merger Raises Many Concerns Among Faculty Statewide

On Oct. 11, the University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross announced the proposal of a merger. Greg Summers, vice chancellor for academic affairs at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point, said that the UW colleges have been experiencing a decline in enrollment for a while. Many institutions in the Midwest are experiencing this problem and the merger has been ... Read More »

Interdisciplinary Studies Requirement Challenges Students

Around this time of year, students begin the process of registering for classes for the upcoming semester. Many realize finding courses to fill their interdisciplinary studies requirement under the General Education Program can be a challenge. Fulfilling this requirement can be difficult because most students want to take classes beneficial to their major that will provide them with skills applicable to the real world. ... Read More »