College of Letters and Science
The University of Wisconsin-Stevens
Point College of Letters and Science strives to serve the region, the
state and the world through:
- academic excellence that fosters students’ career preparation, professional
expertise, civic responsibility, personal development and global adaptability
- research and learning that generate new knowledge and new insights, which
through their application, promote economic development, community well-being,
personal fulfillment and lifelong learning
- dedication to the public good through leadership and service grounded in the
foundational ideals of liberal education, robust academic majors, a vibrant
general education program and an overarching embrace of academic and personal
- adherence to the Principles of
Excellence established for Liberal
Education and America’s Promise by the Association of American Colleges and
The College-at-the-Core delivers a
well-rounded fundamental education for our next generation of leaders. Explore
our website to learn more.
The College of Letters and Science is home to 13 distinct academic
February 12, 6:30 p.m. Barbies or Monster Trucks? The Role of Gender in Children's Toy Interests, Erica Weisgram (Psychology), Community Lecture Series, Portage County Public Library.
February 14, 4 p.m. Melting Permafrost, Samantha Kaplan (Geography and Geology), Faculty Forum, Room TBD.
March 12, 6:30 p.m. Science Fairs in the Age of Sputnik, Sarah Scripps (History and International Studies), Community Lecture Series, Portage County Public Library.
March 13, 4 p.m. An Ethnobotanical Experience at the UWSP Campus, Virginia Freire (Biology), Faculty Forum, Room TBD.
April 9, 6:30 p.m. The Critical Function of Critical Thinking, Dona Warren (Philosophy), Community Lecture Series, Portage County Public Library.
April 11, 4 p.m. Can Good People Do Bad Things? David Chan (Philosophy), Faculty Forum, Room TBD.
May 1, 4 p.m. Why Teach Queer Theory, Dejan Kuzmanovic (English), Faculty Forum, Room TBD.
May 7, 6:30 p.m. Clean Water, Safe Water: The Basics of How Water Laws Impact What You Drink, Brad Mapes-Martins (Political Science), Community Lecture Series, Portage County Public Library.