Foundation accepting Distinguished Alumni Award nominations

By 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 mail or in person at the campus through Monday, April 10, 2017.

All alumni of the University of Wisconsin-Barron County are eligible. Selection takes place in April and will be announced publicly at UW-BC Commencement ceremonies on May 18.   

Nominations should cite achievement, recognition or honors from employment or community service or both, and will give preference to nominees who, over a period of time, improve the lives of individuals, communities, regions, or nations.

To nominate a UW-BC alumnus or alumna, visit and click ‘Foundation/Alumni.’ To discuss the nomination or for further information, email, or call the UW-Barron County Foundation office, 1800 College Drive, 234-8176 x 5503. 


Barb Ritzinger
715-234-8176, ext. 5503