Mike Harm, business area manager for Machine 35, takes students on a tour of NewPage's Stevens Point Specialty Paper Mill.
On March 6, a group of more than 20 potential future papermakers took the opportunity to learn about our region's leading industry. The students visited NewPage's Stevens Point Specialty Paper Mill. While at the mill, the students watched a video about papermaking, took a tour of the facility and made their own sheets of paper in a "hands-on" papermaking lab.
The group visiting the mill was from the Central Wisconsin Holistic Homeschoolers Co-op. The co-op meets weekly to give the students opportunities to learn and work together through themed projects and field trips.
Jackie Dietrich, a ...