Student Profiles

Mary Glodowski-Warner

Mary Glodowski-Warner

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Education
The support I received this year through scholarships undoubtedly is the reason I am able to continue my education at UW-Superior.
Victoria Greer

Victoria Greer

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Education
I love the small class sizes and the intimacy of the community. It seems like everyone here really wants you to succeed, and is willing to help you.
Kaitlyn Knutson

Kaitlyn Knutson

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Biology
The Swenson Scholarship has taken a huge load off my shoulders and helps motivate me.
Megan McGarvey

Megan McGarvey

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Communicating Arts
It's awesome that alumni are helping the next generation and giving back!
Ben Pettit

Ben Pettit

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Music Performance
As someone who grew up in a small town, going to a school like [NAME:SCHOOLNAME] and studying music is a dream for me. I am thankful that I have received scholarships from kind donors who believe in me.
Zachary Farmakes

Zachary Farmakes

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Transportation and Logistics Management
When I learned that I had been awarded a scholarship I was ecstatic. It helped me worry less about funding my studies and allows me to do my best to keep my grades high.
Eric Fahlborg

Eric Fahlborg

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Finance
I’m truly grateful for the scholarship support and getting noticed for all the work I’ve put into school. When I get older I can look back at this and be proud of what I achieved during my college years.
Johnathan Erickson

Johnathan Erickson

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Education
Being awarded scholarships has provided me with a boost in confidence, reinforcing my desire to give back to future generations through knowledge and inspiration as scholarship supporters have done to me. Thank you!
Obiageli Ekwunwa

Obiageli Ekwunwa

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: International Business
Your generosity has made it possible for me to be equipped with what I need to make a difference in the world. Thank you, donors, not only for your generosity, but also for recognizing my hard work.
Abby Downs

Abby Downs

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Psychology
The scholarship I received lightened the financial burden of my dream and allows me to focus on learning. Thank you for giving me this opportunity.
Alison Dingmann

Alison Dingmann

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Education
I’ve known I wanted to be a teacher since I was a seventh grade student, when I was inspired by a teacher. The scholarships I’ve received help me afford my education and get me one step closer to my dream.
Samuel Dettle

Samuel Dettle

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
I am honored to have received scholarship awards. These awards help me pursue my academic ambitions and be financially stable when I graduate.
Robyn Cody

Robyn Cody

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Accounting
I appreciate that others are doing what they can to encourage me to continue to improve myself and provide me with the education and tools to take on new opportunities.
Amanda Byrnes

Amanda Byrnes

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Education
It is through generous donors, like those that support the scholarship I received, that make secondary educational opportunities possible for nontraditional students like me.
Rachel Bursik

Rachel Bursik

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Education
The scholarships I have received through the UW-Superior Foundation have given me the opportunity to continue working towards my dreams. Thank you for your generosity!
Brent Buffenbarger

Brent Buffenbarger

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Finance
I am grateful for the support, and my tuition burden has been lessened by scholarships. Thank you!
Mathea Brink

Mathea Brink

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: English
Because of the support I’ve been given I can gain the experience I need and keep up with my studies and athletics
Alexis Brady

Alexis Brady

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Biology
The scholarships I receive enable me to concentrate on my studies rather than worry about how I will pay for them. Thank you for your generosity and support!
Dante Bender

Dante Bender

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Exercise Science
I have many interests on campus, and the support the scholarship has provided has brought balance to my athletics and school work. I am very excited and grateful for the scholarship, and thank the donors for making it possible.
Jonathan Becker

Jonathan Becker

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Transportation and Logistics Management
It’s not easy to juggle the demands and costs of family, school, and work, and I am truly grateful for the assistance I have received from scholarship awards.
Kiiera Anderson

Kiiera Anderson

Area: UW-Superior Foundation
Program: Marketing
Thank you so much to everyone who made this scholarship possible and for putting me a step closer to reaching my goals.
Greg Pitts

Greg Pitts

Class of: 2017
Area: Human Behavior, Justice and Diversity Department
Program: Legal Studies
I liked the family atmosphere on campus - I noticed that right away."
Sam  Yeskis-West

Sam Yeskis-West

Class of: 2019
Area: Writing and Library Science Department
Program: Writing
From the Yellowjacket Union green roof to the facilities - the programs are amazing and the things people do on this campus are incredible."
Alice Petruciolli

Alice Petruciolli

Class of: 2018
Area: Natural Sciences Department
Program: Biology
Being able to engage with people who have a different cultural background and learning about their unique stories made me really appreciate the diversity on our campus."
Sarah Young-Church

Sarah Young-Church

Class of: 2020
Area: Human Behavior, Justice and Diversity Department
Program: Social Work
Being at UW-Superior has made me realize how much I should appreciate the support systems I have here and back home.
Carsen Wetzel

Carsen Wetzel

Class of: 2019
Area: Visual Arts Department
Program: Art Therapy
Seeing how open and accepting UW-Superior is has taught me to do the same for others. Having a positive attitude is something that I can bring into the world and share with others.
Xiaosi Zhai

Xiaosi Zhai

Class of: 2018
Area: Mathematics and Computer Science Department
Program: Mathematics
I reach out to as many people as I can to get different advice and make new friends. I’m not as shy as I used to be, and I like to make excuses to talk to people.
Pouyan  Ghalehmalek

Pouyan Ghalehmalek

Class of: 2019
Area: Mathematics and Computer Science Department
Program: Computer Science
I’m always in touch with my instructors, and they will always help me. The class sizes help so much, and I feel like I’m getting more out of my education that way.
Olivia Shalaby

Olivia Shalaby

Class of: 2019
Area: Communicating Arts Department
I want to be involved with doing as much as possible to get as much experience as possible.
Fiorella Luna Fuentes

Fiorella Luna Fuentes

Class of: 2018
Area: Visual Arts Department
Program: Art Therapy
I really like the instructors here. They are like friends. Even though there is a language barrier, I can still talk to them. I feel so comfortable in my classes, and I can ask them for help with anything I need
Melissa  Gonnord

Melissa Gonnord

Class of: 2018
Area: Mathematics and Computer Science Department
Program: Information Technology and Systems
I’ve always wanted to study in America, but I thought it would be too expensive. It’s so affordable at UW-Superior, and I wouldn’t have been able to do this without coming here.
John  Bergstrom

John Bergstrom

Class of: 2018
Area: School of Business and Economics
Program: International Business
I just really like this school overall. Here you’re so close with others. Living in the residence halls really helped that.
Ana Reyes Lam

Ana Reyes Lam

Class of: 2019
Area: Communicating Arts Department
Program: Communicating Arts - Communication
All of the international students at UW-Superior are one big family. We’re all going through the same situation, so our bonds are stronger.
Richie Somanathan

Richie Somanathan

Class of: 2018
Area: Natural Sciences Department
Program: Biology
My friends are like family here. I’d tell any international student that was coming to UW-Superior for the first time to be excited and not be afraid.
Avani Vora

Avani Vora

Class of: 2019
Area: School of Business and Economics
Program: Management
The amount of diversity here at UW-Superior is great – I love it. I’ve been exposed to so many great things and have learned how so many other cultures interact.
Kelly Cockerill

Kelly Cockerill

Class of: 2018
Area: Natural Sciences Department
Program: Biology
When you always see the same people who are looking out for you, you feel like you’re a part of something awesome. The politeness and nice people also make me feel like I’m not far from home.
Obiageli  Ekwunwa

Obiageli Ekwunwa

Class of: 2019
Area: School of Business and Economics
Program: Economics
I learned that if you need help or assistance, never be scared of asking because the instructors are always there to help and listen.
Bruno Birzitis

Bruno Birzitis

Class of: 2020
Area: School of Business and Economics
Program: Transportation and Logistics Management
“It’s been nothing but fun on campus. Back home in Latvia, we don't really have campuses, so this is all new for me."
Megan McGarvey

Megan McGarvey

Class of: 2018
Area: Communicating Arts Department
As a Resident Advisor, I’ve gotten to connect with people from Italy, Sweden, the Czech Republic and so many more. I really don’t think I would have gotten these connections at any other college.
Patricia  Hovi

Patricia Hovi

Class of: 2018
Area: Human Behavior, Justice and Diversity Department
Program: Legal Studies
Superior is home, and for me, UW­-Superior is the only university I would be so proud to get a Legal Studies bachelor’s degree from.
Adelia Kindstrand

Adelia Kindstrand

Class of: 2018
Area: Human Behavior, Justice and Diversity Department
Program: Social Work
I met a bunch of great people that helped me to feel a bit less like the odd (wo)man out."
Marcia Drabek

Marcia Drabek

Class of: 2017
Area: Natural Sciences Department
Program: Associate of Science - Pre-Engineering Emphasis
I have the ability to work full time and take classes full time as well. The flexibility has allowed me to utilize my time and graduate on schedule.
Michael  Gray

Michael Gray

Class of: 2018
Area: Natural Sciences Department
Program: Associate of Science - Pre-Engineering Emphasis
I appreciate all of the help I’ve gotten. If you put in the work, the instructors are always there for you.
Eric Dolsen

Eric Dolsen

Class of: 2019
Area: School of Business and Economics
Program: Business Administration
The VNSC has helped me since day one. They helped me enroll, apply for my GI bill and access resources.
Gavin Johnson

Gavin Johnson

Class of: 2017
Area: School of Business and Economics
Program: Transportation and Logistics Management
The class sizes are a big deal for me. They hold me accountable. I work harder because I don’t want to let my instructors down.
Arnie Mortensen

Arnie Mortensen

Class of: 2017
Area: Social Inquiry Department
Program: History
The small class sizes allow for those personal relationships so you can voice yourself and grow.
Hannah Linehan

Hannah Linehan

Class of: 2018
Area: Health and Human Performance Department
Program: Individually Designed
The people you meet at UW-Superior really influence your experience here because with a small campus, the connections are so much deeper.
Kristina  Wheatman

Kristina Wheatman

Class of: 2018
Area: Visual Arts Department
Program: Art Therapy
The faculty want to see students succeed on an academic and personal level and that's another really awesome thing to see.
Samantha  Wolf

Samantha Wolf

Class of: 2017
Area: World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures Department
Program: English
The personability of this campus really pushes you to be a part of more and more, otherwise you feel like you’ll miss out.
Doug  Kempen

Doug Kempen

Class of: 2018
Area: Health and Human Performance Department
We all have obstacles in life, but UW-Superior is so helpful. With the support of this campus, you can accomplish anything.
Chantele Nelson

Chantele Nelson

Class of: 2018
Area: Natural Sciences Department
Program: Biology
When I toured UW-Superior, there was a vibrant, welcoming feel.
Tom Fleming

Tom Fleming

Class of: 2017
Area: Human Behavior, Justice and Diversity Department
Program: Legal Studies - Criminal Justice
Everyone here is so open.
Dani Barto

Dani Barto

Class of: 2018
Area: World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures Department
Program: English
Coming to UW-Superior was a no-brainer for me.
Victoria Greer

Victoria Greer

Class of: 2018
Area: World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures Department
Program: English
The faculty members made me feel really comfortable. They are approachable, open and you can go to them if you need help.
Maryam Salihu

Maryam Salihu

Class of: 2018
Area: School of Business and Economics
Program: Finance
The class sizes are perfect and allow 1-on-1 communication.
Nicole Nath

Nicole Nath

Class of: 2018
Area: Human Behavior, Justice and Diversity Department
Program: Psychology
Be open to new experiences and try to make new friends. I did, and I found a home here!
Sylvester Coker-Gibbs

Sylvester Coker-Gibbs

Class of: 2018
Area: Natural Sciences Department
Program: Biology
It's a small town, and I appreciate the change from London. I use the bus to go shopping or just get around.
  • Class of: 1972
    The association between the university and the business community and the general public in Superior, I think, is just absolutely tremendous as to what the university can offer to the public." Read more.
  • Class of: 2020
    Being at UW-Superior has made me realize how much I should appreciate the support systems I have here and back home. Read more.
  • Class of: 2017
    The small class sizes allow for those personal relationships so you can voice yourself and grow. Read more.
  • ADMISSIONS,STUDENT,TRANSFER PROFILE:
    Kristina  Wheatman
    The faculty want to see students succeed on an academic and personal level and that's another really awesome thing to see. Read more.
  • STUDENT PROFILE:
    Carsen Wetzel
    Seeing how open and accepting UW-Superior is has taught me to do the same for others. Having a positive attitude is something that I can bring into the world and share with others. Read more.
  • STUDENT,INTERNATIONAL PROFILE:
    Fiorella Luna Fuentes
    I really like the instructors here. They are like friends. Even though there is a language barrier, I can still talk to them. I feel so comfortable in my classes, and I can ask them for help with anything I need Read more.
  • Mark Casper

    The association between the university and the business community and the general public in Superior, I think, is just absolutely tremendous as to what the university can offer to the public." Read More
    Mark Casper
  • Sarah Young-Church

    Being at UW-Superior has made me realize how much I should appreciate the support systems I have here and back home. Read More
    Sarah Young-Church
  • Arnie Mortensen

    The small class sizes allow for those personal relationships so you can voice yourself and grow. Read More
    Arnie Mortensen