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

Daniel O'Brian alumni and donor

Q&A with Alum & Donor Daniel O’Brien Reveals His “Why”

Wednesday, Feb 23, 2022

Daniel O’Brien graduated from D.C. Everest High School in the late 1970s and began a successful higher education journey that led to eventual business success in southern California, where he still resides. U-News reached out to Daniel recently to discuss the difference our Wausau Campus made in his career, his life, and his decision to READ MORE

Lee Miskowski

Miskowski maintains strong ties to the Wausau Campus

Monday, Sep 27, 2021

It has been 70 years since Lee Miskowski left the UW campus in Wausau as a student, but he has remained an advocate for the campus ever since! Miskowski is a proud campus alumnus who went on to earn significant academic and business achievements, most notably his many years as a senior executive for the READ MORE

Tom Steidinger

Donor Spotlight on Alumnus Tom Steidinger

Saturday, Oct 10, 2020

After many years of high-level success as an insurance executive, Marathon native Tom Steidinger never forgot where he came from. And that is why he was a proud financial supporter of the foundation that serves the UW-Stevens Point at Wausau campus. As an alumnus of the Wausau campus, Steidinger understood the difference the campus made READ MORE