Tag Archives: UW-Stevens point

Alcohol-Wise: Teaching Students Responsible Drinking

As of this year, freshmen are required to take an online course about alcohol: Alcohol-Wise. The free class takes 60 minutes to complete and being that the course is self-guided, students are able to take it on their own time. According to Anne Hoffmann, the Assistant Director of the Health and Wellness Programs at the Allen Center, the goals of ... Read More »

Belts’ Soft Serve Closed For Winter

After another summer cooled down by Belts’ Soft Serve, the “Home of the Large Cone” sends a farewell to summer and Stevens Point until next spring. The sign read “LAST DAY OF THE SEASON” followed by the last “flavor of the day” of the year: strawberry. Synchronized lines formed as they did for the past six months, and the seasonal ... Read More »

Theatre Professor finds success in “Freud”

What would happen if Freud and C.S. Lewis were put in one room? That question is answered in “Freud’s Last Session,” a play directed by the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point’s very own assistant theatre professor Tyler Marchant. “Freud’s Last Session” has recently moved its theatre performance space to the New World Stages in New York City in the heart of ... Read More »

GSA Encourages Coming Out as You Are

Imagine waking up every day hiding a part of who you are; knowing that it’s there but terrified to be honest with yourself and the people around you. This was the reality that Becca Whitehead experienced before coming out to her friends and family. “It was so hard because there is nothing worse than not being comfortable with who you ... Read More »

Greenhouse to be reborn as local food eating hub

Cold, disheveled, and hollow: Sorenson’s Greenhouse sits peace- fully across the street from down- town Stevens Point. After years spent enduring nature’s degrading forces, the building once known as Sorenson’s Greenhouse is about to blossom into the Central Rivers Farmshed’s “The Greenhouse Project.” The Central Rivers Farmshed is a Central Wisconsin organization working to strengthen the connec- tion between local ... Read More »

Sundial Redesign in the Works

Students walk on it every day, passing over it while bustling to and from class. Some study on it, some picnic by it, while others nap on its grassy knoll. The Specht, or more affectionately known as The Sundial, is a part of every student’s life. It’s been a meeting place for rallies, a gathering area for group studies – ... Read More »