News

Nov 2014

Hoeft's New Book Featured at Next Th@U

11/26/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U event scheduled for December 4 will feature Mary Hoeft, UW-BC Professor of Communication Arts and French, speaking about the book she just completed, “The Betrayal of Officer Ryan Hoeft: A Conspiracy of Silence.” This...

Holiday Choir Concert Dec. 7

11/26/14By Barb Lang

The Red Cedar Choir Holiday Concert, “Sing Noel,” will feature the 100 member choir and Bethany Brass under the direction of conductor Beth Joosten.  The choir will give two performances on Sunday, Dec. 7 at 2:00 and 4:00 p.m. in St. Joseph’s...

BAAS Forum On Health Issues to be Presented

11/26/14By Barb Lang

The community is invited to a forum on issues concerning the health and well-being of residents in Barron and Polk counties on Monday evening, December 8.  The forum will take place at 6:00 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall on the UW-Barron ...

CTA Class to be Offered in Winterim

11/21/14By Barb Lang

One on –campus course will be offered in the Winterim 2015 session, which will be held between semesters at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County and will run from January 5 – 23. 

Literature and Performance (CTA 230) is a three credit...

FA Film Series to Feature "Investigation"

11/21/14By Barb Lang

The public is invited to the free viewing of the documentary “Investigation” on Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 12:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Theatre at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.  This is the third installment of the Fine Arts Film Series that is sponsored...

Conrad Named Distinguished Alumni

11/14/14By Barb Lang

Mark Conrad, Associate Lecturer of Political Science at UW-Barron County, was the recipient of the 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award from the Ripon Area School District this past September.

Conrad was a member of the Ripon High School Class...

Th@U to Feature Anand

11/14/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U event scheduled for November 20 will feature Dr. Jayant Anand, UW-BC Associate Professor of Sociology & Anthropology, speaking on “Setting Up Shop in Mexico: Financing Small Retail Businesses.”

This...

Fine Arts Film Series Continues with "Legacy"

11/14/14By Barb Lang

The public is invited to the free viewing of the documentary “Legacy” on Thursday, Nov. 20 at 5:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Theatre at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.  This is the second installment of the Fine Arts Film Series that is sponsored by...

Paulo Padhila & Group Entertain Hundreds of Area Students

11/7/14By Barb Lang

PAULO PADILHA & GROUP shared their Brazilian culture through music and dialogue with over 3,000 K-12 students in Rice Lake, Barron, Cumberland and Shell Lake.  While visiting the area schools they performed for the students and demonstrated...

Th@U to Feature Poet

11/7/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U event is scheduled for November 13 and the featured guest is poet Julie Gard speaking on “The Poetry of Found Objects.”

This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-...