U-News Newsletter March 2023

U-News March 2023

Thursday, Mar 30, 2023

In This Edition Wausau Campus Alum Crowned Miss America: Meet Grace Stanke! Local Business Owners Pay It Forward Did You Know?

Grace Stanke Miss America 2023

Former Wausau Campus Scholarship Recipient Crowned Miss America 2023

Friday, Mar 17, 2023

Wausau native Grace Stanke has a unique story among the many former scholarship recipients who attended the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point at Wausau Campus. She was recently crowned Miss America 2023! After finishing her studies at Wausau West High School and the UWSP at Wausau campus in 2019, Grace enrolled at UW-Madison to pursue a READ MORE

Jeff and Amy Plier

Local Business Owners Pay It Forward on the Wausau Campus

Friday, Mar 17, 2023

Jeff and Amy Plier’s commitment to the Wausau Campus can be traced back to their own higher education journeys that ultimately helped them achieve their business goals as owners of Wausau Container Corporation, a successful local manufacturer. That is why they pay it forward now as prominent financial supporters of the UW Wausau Campus Foundation READ MORE

UWSP Wausau Campus Students Emma & Cole

Did You Know? The Wausau Campus is more than a great starting point

Friday, Mar 17, 2023

As a UW resource that has been based in Wausau for 90 years, some folks might view the Wausau Campus as simply a place to start a higher education journey. Yes, the campus remains a great place to start, but it is much more than that today. For example, did you know students here can READ MORE

Hear It From Our Students

Friday, Dec 16, 2022

All funds donated to the UW Wausau Campus Foundation remain in Wausau and directly benefit current and prospective UW Stevens Point at Wausau students and faculty. When you support our annual fund campaign, where does your money go? It helps fund: Scholarship for UWSP at Wausau students Research award and study programs Faculty and staff READ MORE

Giving Tuesday logo

UW Wausau Campus Foundation Celebrates GivingTuesday Global Movement

Monday, Nov 21, 2022

On November 29, the UW Wausau Campus Foundation conducted its third annual successful GivingTuesday fundraising campaign with strong support from corporate and individual donors. The raised funds are for local scholarships and other support for the Wausau campus of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. “UWSP-Wausau students need our help to offset the costs of tuition,” READ MORE

U-News: October Newsletter 2022

Friday, Oct 21, 2022

In This Edition AMPed for a Career in Medicine: Meet Yee Thao Rebranding & ViewPoint Days: Campus Exec. Update Annual Fund Campaign Is Foundation Sparkplug Did You Know? UW Wausau Campus Foundation Facts & Figures

Ozalle M Toms Campus Executive UW-Stevens Point at Wausau

Rebranding & ViewPoint Days: Campus Executive Update

Friday, Oct 21, 2022

I have worked in the field of education for over 20 years. I earned doctorate from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. My areas of interest are community engagement, campus climate and student success. My long-standing passion for education was ignited during my eight-year tenure as a high school special education teacher. Prior to READ MORE

Yee Thao Student Scholarship Recipient

AMPed for a Career in Medicine: Meet Yee Thao

Friday, Oct 21, 2022

Yee Thao has a dream of someday serving the central Wisconsin area as a physician, and she is taking first steps toward that goal now as a recipient of the Advocates in Medicine Pathway (AMP) Scholarship at UW-Stevens Point at Wausau. Yee completed the initial AMP course in July and is taking additional prerequisite coursework READ MORE

June Newsletter 2022

U-News: June Newsletter 2022

Thursday, Jun 09, 2022

In This Edition Newly Expanded Engineering Program Scholarships Offered Celebrating the100 Extraordinary Women Campaign Award-Winning Faculty Pens Award-Winning Novel Did You Know? UW Wausau Campus Foundation Facts & Figures