University of Wisconsin Stevens Point eNewsletter | September 2023 | Issue 33
As a child, Dominick Reyes saw how people working in human services helped his little brother, who has autism, and he wanted to do the same. Today this UWSP senior is making good on that promise as an active campus and community volunteer and as he plans his future.
A new major at UWSP offers students a holistic approach to sustainability, looking at the human dimensions across diverse disciplines. Learn how the community sustainability program is prepping graduates for careers beyond the renewable and environmental sector.
Distinguished. Humble. Accomplished. Centered. Pointers. UW-Stevens Point honors our alumni biannually with the UWSP Alumni Awards. These include Distinguished Alumnus, Trailblazer, Mary Ann Nigbor Volunteer of the Year and Lifetime Achievement awards. We are proud to announce the 2023 Alumni Award Recipients to be honored on Saturday, October 21. Click through to meet the amazing award recipients for 2023.
Join your fellow Pointers for the Homecoming Hotspot at Goerke Park from 10:30 a.m. until kickoff of the big game at 1 p.m. on Saturday, October 21. The Homecoming Hotspot has something for everyone – free pizza and swag (while supplies last), axe throwing, live music, inflatable games, face painting, STEM Shuttle, food trucks and so much more! This weekend also has UWSP Family Day Activities and other Pointer Athletics games on campus. Check out all the great happenings and join campus and community friends for an awesome homecoming celebration.
Chancellor Thomas Gibson highlighted accomplishments, challenges and goals for the 2023-24 academic year in his annual State of the University Address last month, citing the four themes of the university’s Strategic Plan: Purpose Made Possible.