Tag Archives: Study

Sustainability Programs Inspire Students

In 2016, a few majors emerged that emphasized the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point’s attitude towards the importance of sustainability. Three new majors were implemented: a bachelor’s degree in sustainable food and nutrition, a masters program in sustainable and resilient food systems and an educational doctorate degree in educational sustainability. Jasia Steinmetz, professor in the School of Health Promotion and Human ... Read More »

UWSP Library Hours Cause Study Struggles

Albertson Hall offers students multiple resources, but the library’s hours fluctuate throughout the week due to budget cuts. Kathy Davis, dean of University College, said that staffing in the library is very thin on nights and weekends because of budget cuts. The use of the building is a priority when making decisions about open hours. “It’s always based on budget ... Read More »

Wisconsin Universities Assessed for Most Value

A recent study by financial data and information company SmartAsset, found that colleges providing the best value are in Wisconsin, with the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point assessed as having the ninth best value in the state and 277th best in the United States. The company chose five factors to determine value: tuition, student living costs, scholarship and grant offerings, retention rate and ... Read More »