Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

PERSONAL VISITS AND TOURS

Visiting us in person is one of the best ways to learn more about Mid-State. Meet with someone one on one, tour one of our campuses, program shadow, or sit in on a class. To schedule, contact any member of our outreach team directly.

2018-19 EVENTS

Check out the many options for K–12 students and adults to explore Mid-State, participate in hands-on activities, and get important information impacting their futures. This list is updated periodically—check back for more opportunities or get updates

Some high school events are designed for large group registration, but if you’re interested in attending on your own feel free to sign up. Please make sure your parent/guardian and school district approve you to attend.

 

September


EXPLORE TOUR
September 20

(High School)
9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Wisconsin Rapids Campus

High school students are invited to explore a Mid-State campus, experience hands-on demonstrations, ask questions of program experts, and learn the benefits of technical education.

COUNSELOR BREAKFAST
September 25

(High School Faculty)
8:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Wisconsin Rapids Campus

High school counselors are invited to a breakfast presentation to learn about Mid-State’s latest updates.

For details, email jackie.esselman@mstc.edu, or call 715.422.5413.

October


WISCONSIN EDUCATION FAIR
October 1

(High School)
9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Wisconsin Rapids Campus

Join us for the fall 2018 WEF, sponsored by Wisconsin educational organizations. This is a great opportunity for students in grades 11–12 to review their future education options with over 40 college and university representatives. Join us for this great opportunity for students to review their future education options.

HEAVY METAL BUS TOUR
October 3

(Middle/Junior High School)

9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Marshfield, Stevens Point, and Wisconsin Rapids Campuses

Students in grades 9–12 tour manufacturing facilities showcasing education and career opportunities in welding, fabricating, machining, engineering, and manufacturing trades.

To sign up, email whitney.escher@mstc.edu, or call 715.295.1289.

PROGRAM SHOWCASE
October 23

(High School)
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Wisconsin Rapids Campus

High school students are invited to explore all of Mid-State’s programs. Students visit program areas, participate in hands-on activities, and interact with experienced instructors. Also includes the opportunity to win prizes.

November


GET CREDIT EVENT
November 8

(Adults)
4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Wisconsin Rapids Campus

Have you been in the workforce for awhile? Did you serve in the military? Maybe you have credits from another college? If you answered yes to any of these questions, the Get Credit event is for you. This informational session explains how Mid-State’s Credit for Prior Learning program can accelerate progress toward your educational goals—saving you time and money along the way. Registration not required.

More information here

EXPLORE TOUR
November 9

(High School)
9:00 – Noon
Stevens Point Campus

High school students are invited to explore a Mid-State campus, experience hands-on demonstrations, ask questions of program experts, and learn the benefits of technical education.

EXPLORE TOUR
November 15

(High School)
9:00 – Noon
Wisconsin Rapids Campus

High school students are invited to explore a Mid-State campus, experience hands-on demonstrations, ask questions of program experts, and learn the benefits of technical education.

December
 

DISCOVERY DAY
December 7

(Middle/Junior High School)
9:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Marshfield, Stevens Point, and Wisconsin Rapids Campuses

Event for students in grades 6–8 to explore Mid-State programs through interactive sessions, get information about technical education, and participate in career exploration activities. Students will take a dive deep into career clusters and discover which careers align with their interests. They will also work through the Career For Me workbook/exercise followed by interactive sessions in Mid-State’s program labs. Seats limited. Sign up today for this fun day of connecting with the skills needed in tomorrow’s workforce.

January


MEET ME @ MID-STATE
January

(Middle/Junior High School, High School, Adults)
Marshfield, Stevens Point, and Wisconsin Rapids Campuses

Tour Mid-State, apply for free, and make the most of your time while getting one step closer to your career goals. No need to register in advance. Just show up at any Mid-State location on the dates and times listed.

More information coming soon. Get email updates.

February


SPRING PROGRAM SHOWCASE
February 20

(High School)
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Wisconsin Rapids Campus

High school students are invited to explore all of Mid-State’s programs. Students visit program areas, participate in hands-on activities, and interact with experienced instructors. Also includes the opportunity to win prizes.

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION EVENT
February

(High School)
Stevens Point Campus

High School Dual Credit students in early childhood education classes visit Mid-State’s Stevens Point campus for a tour, presentations, and hands-on activities.

More information coming soon. Get email updates.

March


CAREERVIEW
March 1

(High School)
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Stevens Point Campus

Career exploration event that allows high school students to experience Mid-State programs and career options.

CAREERVIEW
March 8

(High School)
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Wisconsin Rapids Campus

Career exploration event that allows high school students to experience Mid-State programs and career options.

HEALTHCARE SPOTLIGHT
March

(Adults)
Marshfield Campus

Visit the Marshfield campus to explore health careers, meet instructors, and hear a special keynote address from Mid-State’s vice president of academics on how to start your health career early.

More information coming soon. Get email updates.

April


COMMIT TO COLLEGE
April 10

(High School, Adults)
4:00  – 7:00 p.m.
Wisconsin Rapids Campus

An invite-only event to all juniors and undecided seniors to come to the Wisconsin Rapids Campus to apply, meet Mid-State staff, and celebrate their choice in joining the Mid-State community.

EXPLORE TOUR
April 19

(High School)
9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Marshfield and Wisconsin Rapids Campuses

High school students are invited to explore a Mid-State campus, experience hands-on demonstrations, ask questions of program experts, and learn the benefits of technical education.

More information coming soon. Get email updates.

DUAL CREDIT MEETINGS
April

(High School Faculty)

A mentoring session for high school Dual Credit instructors.

For details, email jackie.esselman@mstc.edu, or call 715.422.5413.

May


DISCOVERY DAY
May 1

(Middle/Junior High School)
9:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Marshfield, Stevens Point, and Wisconsin Rapids Campuses

Event for students in grades 6–8 to explore Mid-State programs through interactive sessions, get information about technical education, and participate in career exploration activities. Students will take a dive deep into career clusters and discover which careers align with their interests. They will also work through the Career For Me workbook/exercise followed by interactive sessions in Mid-State’s program labs. Seats limited. Sign up today for this fun day of connecting with the skills needed in tomorrow’s workforce.

More information coming soon. Get email updates.

EXPLORE TOUR
May 10

(High School)
9:00 – Noon
Wisconsin Rapids Campus

High school students are invited to explore a Mid-State campus, experience hands-on demonstrations, ask questions of program experts, and learn the benefits of technical education.

More information coming soon. Get email updates.

June


COLLEGE CAMP
June 12

(Grades 6–8)
8:30 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
Wisconsin Rapids Campus

Discover your next steps after high school at this one-day camp. A one-day camp. Students entering 6th, 7th, and 8th grade in the fall experience exciting careers directly with fun hands-on exploration workshops. Our guests at College Camp have tons of fun while practicing the skills needed in tomorrow’s workforce.