RANGER RESTART: Updates, resources, and FAQs

Parkside Promise Plus Kick Start


Dates, times and schedule will be available in late spring 2021. Check back later for updated information.

Masks are required.

NOTE | Students participating in the online freshman seminar course may elect to participate online. If you are choosing this option, please email possehl@uwp.edu.




9:30 AM

Taking Care of Business
Pick Up Your Books, Ranger Card, Technology (if needed)
Set Up Your Payment Plan



11:00 AM

Check In for Day
Location: Outside main Student Center Doors



11:30 AM

Kick Start Welcome (Join online)
Presenter: Neil Baumgartner, Director, Academic and Career Advising
                   Damian Evans, Assistant Dean of Students

Location: Student Center Cinema



12:00 Noon

Taking Care of Yourself in Your First Year
Facilitator:  Marcy Hufendick, Sr Counselor and Peer Health Educators

Location: Student Center Cinema




1:00 PM

PARC (Parkside Academic Resources Center) is for Everyone! 
Presenter:  Kim White, PARC, Director and PARC tutors

Location: Student Center Cinema



2:30 PM

Becoming a Learner

UWP 111 Section 191  (To join online)
Anna Super, Academic Advisor
Marie Smith, SSS Advisor
Location: RITA 105

UWP 111 Section 193
Katie Abbott-Davis, Academic Advisor
Location: MOLN D 132

UWP 111 Section 194
Renee Young-Trego, Assistant Director, Academic and Career Advising
Location:  MOLN L111 

UWP 111 Section 195
Chris Zanowski, Director, Student Support Services
Alfredo Sandoval-Flores, Advisor, SSS
Location:  RITA L130




4:30 PM

Head Home and Get Ready for Ranger Welcome



September 1

10:00 AM

Ranger Welcome  "Life at Performance Level"
Presenter: Curtis Zimmerman

Location: Student Center Cinema



11:15 AM

New Student Convocation
Facilitator: Chancellor Ford

Location: Cinema

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