1947: Dorm Foundation Completed

The following article originally appeared in the October 16, 1947 issue of the “Lake Union Herald”. NEW ACADEMY FOUNDATION COMPLETED BY the time you will be reading this item it is our expectation that the basement foundation will be completed for the girls dormitory at the New Academy at Columbus. Our construction group has [...]

1950: Knipschild Speaks for Week of Prayer

The following note appeared in the November 21, 1950 issue of the Lake Union Herald. Elder J. F. Knipschild conducted the young peoples’ Week of Prayer at Wisconsin Academy October 27 to November 4. This was an important spiritual occasion in the lives of practically every student. The Spirit of God was present in [...]

1980: Making Dough and Furniture at Wisconsin Academy

The following article originally appeared in the June 17, 1980 issue of the Lake Union Herald. Wisconsin Academy has many things to be proud of but one area where the academy really shines is the work program offered to the students. Students may work on campus, at the academy farm, or at one of [...]

1970: 10,000 Pamphlets Distributed in One Day

The following article originally appeared in the November 10, 1970 issue of the Lake Union Herald. A beautiful Wisconsin morning, September 22, encouraged 200 students from Wisconsin Academy to participate in the annual Ingathering field day. Students, teachers, and pastors used 40 cars to fan out over a 50-mile radius from the campus, and [...]

1960: “WA Farm Has a Good Summer”

The following article originally appeared in the November 8, 1960 issue of the Lake Union Herald. In spite of the wet spring experienced here, the crops have turned out very well. The lovely long fall has assured good ripe corn. The hay crop was excellent, with three good cuttings yielding 20,000 bales, 3,000 of [...]

1980: “AYBL Active at Wisconsin Academy”

The Adventist Youth For Better Living Club (AYBL) has been very active at Wisconsin Academy this year. Health emphasis days have been conducted featuring natural remedies such as proper deep breathing, exercise, proper sleep, and oral hygiene. To emphasize the programs even further, skits and talks are given and posters displayed concerning the topic [...]

1970: “Temperance Emphasized at Academy”

The temperance society at Wisconsin Academy has several projects this year. They are sponsoring magazine racks in Beaver Dam; they have shown temperance films in the high schools in Fall River and Columbus; students have helped in the five-day clinic at the Columbus High School which started March 1; and at W.A. itself 25 [...]

1960: “Students Help Build Administration Building”

Those of us who saw the progress that had been made on the new administration building at Wisconsin Academy on September 13 were favorably impressed. We were pleasantly surprised to learn that almost all of the work on the building had been done by students. Some of the men who were builders by trade [...]