News

Mar 2015

Communiversity Band Spring Concert on April 7

3/27/15By Barb Lang

The UW-BC Communiversity Symphonic Band will present their Spring Concert on Tuesday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the University of Wisconsin-Barron County Fine Arts Theatre in Rice Lake.          

Under the direction of conductor...

Faculty/Staff are Above and Beyond

3/27/15By Barb Lang

At their March meeting, the UW-Barron County Foundation received an update to the Above & Beyond Report, which is a summation of professional development activities undertaken by UW-BC faculty and staff.  Some key events noted in the report...

Loons are Topic of Next Th@U

3/27/15By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature Wildlife Toxicologist Michael Meyer speaking on “25 Years of Common Loon Research in Wisconsin-Conserving Loons for Future Generations” on Thursday, April 2.

This...

Big Read Continues with Discussions on April 2, 9

3/27/15By Barb Lang

Area reading enthusiasts are still invited to participate in the “‘Winter in the Blood’ Big Read: A One World International Literature and Film Festival” that will focus on James Welch’s classic Native American novel ‘Winter in the Blood.’

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Apply Now for 2015-2016 Scholarships

3/20/15By Barb Lang

Incoming freshmen, continuing, transferring, and return-to-learn UW-BC students are now eligible to apply for scholarships for the 2015-2016 academic year.  Scholarships are provided by the UW-Barron County Foundation scholarship program...

April Offers Many Short Non-Credit Courses

3/20/15By Barb Lang

Many short courses will be offered at University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake at the end of March and in April.

The Personal Leadership course will meet on Tuesday evenings, March 31, April 7, 14, and 21 from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m....

Nominate That Special UW-BC Alumni Today!

3/20/15By Barb Lang

UW-Barron County alumni whose achievements and contributions make a significant impact in their professions and communities are recognized each year by the UW-Barron County Foundation. Nominations for the 2015 UW-BC Distinguished Alumni award...

The Big Read Invites Reading Enthusiasts

3/20/15By Barb Lang

Area reading enthusiasts are still invited to participate in the “‘Winter in the Blood’ Big Read: A One World International Literature and Film Festival” that will focus on James Welch’s classic Native American novel ‘Winter in the Blood.’

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Skype Reading to Celebrate Women's History Month

3/20/15By Barb Lang

In celebration of Women’s History Month, UW-Barron County will be host a Skype reading with award-winning American Japanese writer Yuko Taniguchi. At this event, she will be reading from her novel “The Ocean in the Closet.” The event will take...

Many New Short Courses to be Offered in April

3/13/15By Barb Lang

Many short courses will be offered at University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake at the end of March and in April.

The Personal Leadership course will meet on Tuesday evenings, March 31, April 7, 14, and 21 from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m....