Tag Archives: online

New Annual Cyber Security Training Mandatory for University Employees

This year is the first installment of mandatory annual cyber security training for all faculty and staff at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. The Cyber Security Training became mandatory on July 21, 2017, when UW-System Administrative Policy 1032 was revised. The trainings are intended to protect the security of UWSP’s database by educating faculty, staff and student employees. Chad Johnson, ... Read More »

The Buzz Hits Campus

With full-time class schedules, part-time jobs and extracurricular activities, students may have trouble finding time to keep up with news. The new smartphone app, The Buzz, is specifically designed for these busy college students. “I had classes where I had to constantly reference the USA Today paper, and I hated having to go out my way to pick it up, ... Read More »

Winterim Offers Time to Play Catch-Up or Get Ahead

Winterim courses allow students to transition between first and second semester by packing in the credits in two and a half weeks. The University of Wisconsin- Stevens Point offers courses in the classroom and online, with most students taking one or two classes. The 2014 winterim lasted from Jan. 5 to 16. Biology Professor Todd Huspeni is the interim associate ... Read More »