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U.W. Marshfield/Wood County Student Art Exhibit

Apr 11, 2014 - May 9, 2014 10am - 5pm Monday - Friday

Art Gallery 450 2000 West 5th Street, Marshfield, Wisconsin
The Art Discipline at UW- Marshfield Campus embraces the many possible forms and functions of art. The images on this video represent a small sample of what's been created in the Introduction to Drawing Course and 2-D -3-D Course offered at the UW Marshfield / Wood County Campus during the 2013-2014 academic school year.

The art program strives to create an environment that encourages students to take risks and experiment with subject matter, concept, process and creative outcome.
The 2014 Student Art Exhibit showcases 154 pieces of artwork created by the U.W. Marshfield Campus art students.
The public is invited to the closing reception held on Friday May 9th from 11;30 am-1:30 pm.there is no cost to attend the closing reception. Gallery 450 is open Monday through Friday from 10:00am-5:00 pm and it's also open during theater performances.

Susan Wendlandt 715-387-6582

Take a Step 5K Run & Walk

Apr 30, 2014 Registration 4pm, Race 6pm

UWSP Allen Center, Illinois Ave, Stevens Point, WI
CAP Services' annual 5K run and walk.

Melissa Randall

UW-Stevens Point Blood Drive

Apr 22, 2014 - Apr 23, 2014 10am - 4pm

Dreyfus University Center Laird Room
Please walk-in or sign up for an appointment for the upcoming blood drive at UWSP. Blood donors are special people and help save up to three lives with every donation. Let's see how many lives our campus and community can save! Hope to see you there!!

To schedule an appointment, please contact Katie at, or fill out the following form:

"Our Town" presented by Oasis Theater Ensemble

Apr 24, 2014 - Apr 27, 2014 Thursday - Saturday 7:30pm, Sunday 2pm

DC Everest Senior High School Theater
In association with Everest Academy for the Arts, we present this classic American play about life, love, death and time. Powerfully simple.
Tickets available or at the door.

Dale Burgess, (715) 848-0408,

St. Paul Scamper 5K Run/Walk

Apr 26, 2014 8am Registration, 9:30am Kid's Fun Run, 10am 5K Run/Walk

St. Paul Lutheran School, Stevens Point
8:00 AM Registration opens, 9:30 AM Kid's Fun Run,
10:00 AM 5K run/walk Register on-line at
or call (715)344-5660

Ann Tuchscherer, (715)344-5660

Undergraduate Research Symposium

May 2, 2014 2pm - 5pm

UWSP Science Building - Stevens Point, WI
On May 2, 2014 the College of Letters and Science will host its annual “Undergraduate Research Symposium” to showcase student research. The symposium features more than 100 poster and oral presentations from students in Biology, Chemistry, Computing and New Media Technologies, English, History, Mathematical Sciences, Philosophy, Physics and Astronomy, Political Science and Psychology. The symposium will run from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on the first and second floors of the Science Building. It is free and open to the public with metered parking available in Lot X, next to the Science Building.

Dona Warren, 715-346-4224

Assumption High Schools-Auction Royale

Nov 8, 2014 5pm Cocktails, 6pm Silent Autction, 7pm Live Auction

The Ridges, 2311 Griffith Ave, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
Live and Silent Auction
5:00pm Cocktails
6:00pm Silent Auction
7:00pm Live Auction
Enjoy an evening of food, spirits, auctions, raffles and great fellowship!

Lorna Holewinski 715-422-0914

Assumption High School Graduation 2014

May 24, 2014 10am

Assumption High School, 445 Chestnut Street, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
Join us as we send off our 2014 Graduates

Lorna Holewinski 715-422-0914

Assumption High Schools -Royal Event

May 18, 2014 11am - 4pm

Assumption High School, 445 Chestnut Street, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
Fun for the whole family. Food Fair, entertainment, kids midway and inflatables, petting zoo,
crafters, and more!!

Lorna Holewinski 715-422-0914

Wisconsin Parental Choice Program for 2014-15 School Year

Feb 1, 2014 - Apr 20, 2014 Online Application

Assumption High School, 445 Chestnut Street, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
applications being accepted at Assumption Catholic Schools. Visit for online application

Lorna Holewinski 715-422-0914

Wednesdays at the Wood

Oct 2, 2013 - Jun 4, 2014 2pm

UW-Marshfield/Wood County, 2000 West 5th Street, Marshfield, WI 54449
Learn more about high quality, affordable education each month at Wednesdays at the Wood at UW-Marshfield/Wood County. This free event is great for students and families to get a taste of student life and what your local University of Wisconsin campus has to offer. Learn about classes, professors, student activities, and organizations from current student ambassadors. The 2013-14 Wednesdays at the Wood schedule is October 2, November 6, December 4, January 8, February 5, March 5, April 2, May 7 and June 4.

Meet at the Student Affairs office at 2 p.m. Register at or call Student Affairs 715-389-6530.