A Page from the Past

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 [...]

2020-01-17T17:14:25-06:00January 17th, 2020|A Page from the Past, Alumni|

1950: “Where Are Your Children?”

The salvation of our children is the concern of every Seventh-day Adventist parent, church officer, and conference worker. The Word of God plainly declares in II Corinthians 6:17-18: "Wherefore come out from among them, and be yet separate, saith the Lord, and touch not the unclean thing; and I will receive you, and will [...]

2020-01-10T17:53:58-06:00January 10th, 2020|A Page from the Past, Alumni|

1969: “Gary Peters Portrays Amahl in Presentation”

On December 20, a small group from the choir presented the opera "Amahl and the Night Visitors", the story of a shepherd boy and his widowed mother who were visited by three kings seeking the Christ Child. The cast included Gary Peters as Amahl, Miss Husted as his mother, and Roda Adams, Alan Bilbro, [...]

2019-12-20T19:33:38-06:00December 20th, 2019|A Page from the Past, Alumni|

1959: “To Our Parents . . .”

TO OUR PARENTS . . . This page we humbly and lovingly dedicate to you, our parents, to express our gratitude for all that your love and confidence and home have meant to us. Life is a Building Process. With the DIVINE ARCHITECT and the BIBLE as our Blueprint, we are now chipping and [...]

2019-12-13T20:04:41-06:00December 13th, 2019|A Page from the Past, Alumni|

1949: “Wisconsin Builds for Eternity”

Record Set '48-49 - 29 Church Schools 404 Pupils! New Wisconsin Academy A Reality! Taking it at its face value the statement by the Lord's servant that "There is nothing more important than the education of our children and youth," parents, pastors and friends are investing more than ever before to make possible the [...]

2019-12-06T19:33:45-06:00December 6th, 2019|A Page from the Past, Alumni|

2009: “ASI and Wisconsin Academy in Chile”

Lake Union members of Adventist-laymen’s Services and Industries (ASI) along with a group of 27 students and staff members from Wisconsin Adventist Academy (WA) organized a mission trip to Santiago, Chile, Mar. 10–23. Their plans included building a church, conducting an evangelistic series, and teaching English and Bible lessons. The group was challenged before [...]

2019-11-22T19:40:12-06:00November 22nd, 2019|A Page from the Past, Alumni|

1999: “New Cafeteria Project”

Together We Can! Wisconsin Academy Alumni Weekend was more than just a gathering of old friends-it was the public launching of fundraising for the future of WA. In September of 1998, the delegates to the Confer­ence constituency voted nearly unanimously to build a new kitchen cafeteria complex and attach it to the gymnasium. For [...]

2019-11-15T22:07:46-06:00November 15th, 2019|A Page from the Past, Alumni|

1989: “Bell Choir for Wisconsin Academy”

The annual Christmas concert was held on December 8, 1989, at Wisconsin Academy in Columbus, directed by Bruce Rasmussen and assisted by Rosalie Rasmussen. The inspirational concert included vocal and instrumental performances. In addition to this, the school's new two-octave Bell Choir performed. The set of bells were on loan to the academy for [...]

2019-11-08T17:21:13-06:00November 8th, 2019|A Page from the Past, Alumni|

1979: “Thankful for our Kitchen Crew”

The days surrounding Thanksgiving were days in which to be especially thankful. To reflect on the blessings God had given everyone, and to celebrate in a special way the A.S.B. sponsored a Thanksgiving Banquet. Pictured above are the kitchen crew who made the Thanksgiving Banquet possible, including Mrs. Beverly Benson (center), and Mr. Merlin [...]

2019-11-01T17:34:44-05:00November 1st, 2019|A Page from the Past, Alumni|

1969: “Wisconsin Cows Go to School”

Why do we pledge and give to the building and growth of Wisconsin Academy? Why do we urge our members to give while sacrificing conveniences, luxuries, even necessities? Because we believe in Christian education as one of the best ways to save our youth from the error being taught in the schools of the [...]

2019-10-18T20:41:34-05:00October 18th, 2019|A Page from the Past, Alumni|