News for Education

Thursday, October 31, 2019
Portrait: Dorothea Harju left $4.3 million to the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point to support rural education in Wisconsin. It is the largest individual gift to UW-Stevens Point.  A woman who devoted her career to helping children read has provided the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point with the largest individual gift in its 125-year history. A gift of $4.3 million from the estate of ...read more
Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Community, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
From turkeys to deer, learn about wildlife at free programs offered this November at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point’s Schmeeckle Reserve.   Led by UW-Stevens Point students, these programs meet at the reserve’s Visitor Center, located at 2419 North Point Dr., Stevens Point, unless otherwise noted. For more information, call 715-346-4992 or go to www.uwsp.edu/cnr/schmeeckle. Dress for ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Monday, October 28, 2019
Even after Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) helped warn customers about persistent scams this week, criminals didn’t get the message, as nearly 30 scam calls have been reported today. Fortunately, the response has been loud and clear – customers are hanging up and aren’t falling for this scheme.Starting shortly after 10 a.m., scammers have been contacting businesses and residents primarily in the ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release