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Mar 2017

Author to make pitch for former local baseball stars

3/24/17By UW-Barron County

Fans of America’s national pastime, baseball, won’t want to miss local author Joe Niese’s presentation on April 6, 12:30 to 1:20 p.m., in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall (R234) at UW-Barron County. His talk, “From a Western Wisconsin Farm to the...

UW-BC Theatre to present 'Polyester The Musical'

3/24/17By UW-Barron County

If you’re in the mood for laughter and great music, you won’t want to miss UW-Barron County Theatre’s production of “Polyester The Musical,” by Phil Olson and Wayland Pickard. The play runs April 6, 7 and 8, 7:30 p.m., in the Fine Arts Theatre,...

Local artist to share concepts behind his works

3/24/17By UW-Barron County

Using his paintings and drawings as examples, local artist and educator Ralph Wiegmann will reveal the evolution of aesthetic and conceptual ideas he employs in his creations during a presentation at UW-Barron County on April 13, 12:30 to 1:20 p....

Get to know Amanda Williams

3/21/17By UW-Barron County

Age: 37

Hometown: Comstock, Wis.

High school: Cumberland High School

Current program or major: Bachelors of Applies Arts and Sciences - Social Services Psychology

Why did you choose UW-Barron County? Close...

Foundation accepting Distinguished Alumni Award nominations

3/14/17By UW-Barron County

The UW-Barron County Foundation recognizes UW-BC alumni whose achievements and contributions make a significant impact in their professions and communities. Nominations for the 2017 UW-BC Distinguished Alumni award can be submitted online, by...

Professor uses food to teach chemistry concepts

3/13/17By UW-Barron County

Abbey Fischer uses food in her labs to get students to look for and make everyday connections between the chemistry concepts they are learning and “real world” experiences. The UW-Barron County associate professor of chemistry will explain how...

Film examines roots of sexual shaming

3/8/17By UW-Barron County

A documentary film exploring the causes and displays of sexual shaming in North America will be shown at UW-Barron County on March 16, as part of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture and Performance Series. UnSlut will be presented at 12:30 p.m. in the...

Get to know Shawn Larson

3/6/17By UW-Barron County

Age: 21

Hometown: Hillsdale

High school: Barron High School

Current program or major: Physical Education

Why did you choose UW-Barron County? When I graduated high school in 2014 I was all set to go...

Feb 2017

Zebrafish could help detect kidney disease in humans

2/24/17By UW-Barron County

Jamie Lyman-Gingerich, UW-Eau Claire professor of biology, will present “How Zebrafish Help Us Understand Human Kidney Disease” on March 9, 12:30 to 1:20 p.m., in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall (R234) at UW-Barron County. Her talk is part of the...

Professor to discuss women in STEM fields

2/20/17By UW-Barron County

“Women in Physics” and what can be done to attract more females to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) fields will be the topic of a presentation by Laura McCullough at UW-Barron County on March 2, 12:30 to 1:20 p.m., in the Blue...