News

Sep 2014

Winter Wonderland Class to Start Oct. 7

9/19/14By Barb Lang

Discover the ways Christmas has been celebrated throughout history from its very beginnings to today in the short course “A Walk Through the Winter Wonderland: The History, Food and Traditions of the Christmas Holidays.”

The four session...

Abstract Art to be next Topic at Th@U

9/19/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U event is scheduled for September 25 and will feature Jessica Mongeon, UW-BC Art Instructor, speaking on “Abstract Painting and the Landscape Experience.”

This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in...

Dr. Gurung Featured Speaker at ESFY Event

9/12/14By Barb Lang

The public is invited to attend a special presentation by educator, author, and international presenter Dr. Regan A. R. Gurung entitled “Start Right: Motivation, Metacognition, and Successful Study Behaviors.”  The presentation will be on Monday...

Judge Eaton is Constitution Day Speaker

9/12/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U event is scheduled for September 18 and will feature The Honorable James C. Eaton.  He will be speaking on “Thomas Hobbes, John Locke…Are You Serious?” in observance of Constitution Day.

This presentation will be...

Buy Tickets Now for EATS Fundraiser

9/12/14By Barb Lang

Mingle, eat, drink, and be entertained while strolling through UW-Barron County’s attractive public spaces and classrooms at the 5th annual E.A.T.S. (Educational Assistance Through Scholarship) event, a unique fundraising experience scheduled for...

Creative Summit to be held at UW-BC Fri., Sept. 12

9/8/14By Barb Lang
It’s all about Investment: Growing Wisconsin Creatively CREATIVE SUMMIT TO BE PRESENTED AT UW-Barron County
Friday, Sept. 12, 8:30 – 10:00 a.m., UW-BC Student Center Cedarside Conference Room 
presented by UW-Barron County and Arts...

Communiversity Band to Begin Rehearsals

9/8/14By Barb Lang

The Communiversity Symphonic Band invites area musicians interested in joining the adult concert band to attend the first rehearsal of the fall semester on Monday, Sept. 15 at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Band...

Red Cedar Choir to Begin Rehearsals

9/8/14By Barb Lang

Area vocalists are invited to join the Red Cedar Choir, which will begin rehearsals for the fall semester on Thursday, September 18.  The choir will rehearse from 7:00-9:00 in the Fine Arts Music Room at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County...

Th@U to Start Series 9/11

9/8/14By Barb Lang

The first Thursdays @ the U event for the fall semester is scheduled for September 11 and will feature the 2014 UW-BC Foundation Distinguished Alumni Award winner, Barron County Sheriff Christopher Fitzgerald.  He will be speaking on “The Sheriff...

Bessen/Mongeon Join UW-BC Staff

9/8/14By Barb Lang

The University of Wisconsin-Barron County welcomed two new full-time instructors this fall.

Matt Bessen, Lecturer, will be instructing the Health, Exercise Science, and Athletics courses and is the new Charger sports Athletic...