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Academic departments in the College of Letters and Science.
College of Letters and Science centers and affiliations including a museum of natural history and the Center for Athletic Scheduling.
Majors administered by the College of Letters and Science.


Assistant Professor of Social Work
Prof. Bowers teaches a variety of social work classes, and coordinates the social work field education program.

College of Letters and Science

The College-at-the-Core

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 integrity
  • adherence to the Principles of Excellence established for Liberal Education and America’s Promise by the Association of American Colleges and Universities

The College-at-the-Core delivers a well-rounded fundamental education for our next generation of leaders. Explore our website to learn more.

Academic departments

The College of Letters and Science is home to 13 distinct academic departments:


September 20, 6 p.m. The Migration of Peoples and the Invention of European Ethnicity, Stephan Carey (University of Minnesota-Morris), NFAC 221.

September 25, 6 p.m. Podium Discussion: Immigration and Religious Freedom in America, NFAC 221.

September 26, 5:30 p.m. Moral Monstrosity in a Modern Age, Clint Jones (Philosophy), J. Baird Callicott Environmental Humanities Lecture Series, and Book Release, "Ecological Reflections on a Post-Capitalist Society," Mickelson Hall, Noel Fine Arts Center.

October 4, 6 p.m. Reformation, Radicals and their Refuge in the United States, Brian Hale (History and International Studies), NFAC 221.

October 8, 6 p.m. The Impact of Migration on Germany and the EU, Herbert Quelle, (German Consulate General), DUC Laird Room.

October 11, 6 p.m. Book Launch: Foreign Born by John Herrmann, edited by Ross Tangedal (English), Edna Carlsten Art Gallery.

October 12, 7 p.m. Using Your Cell Phone as a Cosmic Particle Detector, Justin Vandenbrouke (UW-Madison Department of Astronomy), Wisconsin Science Festival, Chemistry Biology Building 105.

October 16, 6 p.m. Anti-German Sentiment in Stevens Point and in Wisconsin Pre-World War I, Tim Siebert (Portage County Historical Society), NFAC 221.

October 16, 6:30 p.m. The Future of Human-Technology Interaction, Tomi Heimonen (Computing and New Media Technologies), Community Lecture Series, Portage County Public Library.

October 20, 10 a.m. Workshop: Making Frommelsterne -- German Christmas Ornaments, Edna Carlsten Art Gallery.

October 25, 5:30 p.m. Chemistry is Out of This World (National Chemistry Week), SCI A121 Lobby.