News

Feb 2015

Spring Open House March 17

2/27/15By Barb Lang

A Discover UW-BC open house event will be held at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake for high school juniors, seniors and their parents on Tuesday, March 17.

According to Chris Wylie, program coordinator, “If you are just starting to explore...

'Winter in the Blood' Big Read starts March 19

2/27/15By Barb Lang

University of Wisconsin-Barron County and the Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College (LCOOCC) are collaborating to host the “‘Winter in the Blood’ Big Read: A One World International Literature and Film Festival” that will focus on James...

Self-Injury/Suicide Topic of Next Th@U

2/27/15By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature Jennifer Muehlenkamp, UW-Eau Claire Psychology Department, speaking on “Self-Injury and Suicide” on Thursday, March 5. This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m...

Steinway Series to Feature French Hornist

2/27/15By Barb Lang

Robert Fant, a French Hornist of international acclaim, will present a solo and chamber music recital as part of the UW-Barron County Steinway Concert Series. The concert, “A Journey Around Europe,” will be presented on Saturday, March 7 at 7:30...

Blue Ribbon Expert Panel to Examine "The Betrayal of Officer Ryan Hoeft"

2/27/15By Barb Lang

Dr. Quentin Vieregge, UW-Barron County English Department, will host a panel-forum where participants discuss evidence and details surrounding the death of Officer Ryan Hoeft.  The forum will be held on Tuesday, March 10 at 7:00 p.m. in the Blue...

Obey/Petri at UW-BC as Part of their Civic Participation Lecture Series

2/27/15By Barb Lang

How can Democrats, Republicans, and Independents come together in bipartisan support of matters crucial to the survival of Wisconsin’s outstanding system of public education?  How can residents of Barron County and surrounding counties join...

Art Exhibit to Feature Ruedy Landscape Oils

2/20/15By Barb Lang

The public is invited to view a new art exhibit, “Recent Work: Paintings by Don Ruedy,” in the Joel Salter Gallery in the Fine Arts Building at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.  The artwork will be on display from February 23 – March 20.

In...

Steinway Series to Feature French Hornist

2/20/15By Barb Lang

Robert Fant, a French Hornist of international acclaim, will present a solo and chamber music recital as part of the UW-Barron County Steinway Concert Series. The concert, “A Journey Around Europe,” will be presented on Saturday, March 7 at 7:30...

Lama Yeshe Next Speaker at Th@U

2/20/15By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature Lama Yeshe speaking on “Tibetan Buddhism in Contemporary American Society” on Thursday, Feb. 26. This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills...

A Variety of Short Courses to Start in March

2/20/15By Barb Lang

A variety of enrichment courses will begin in March at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

For the area’s stringed instrumentalists there will be classes for beginning guitar, ukulele, mandolin, and bass musicians.  These are eight-session...