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Oct 2016

UW Colleges honors senior lecturer Lee Friederich

10/7/16By UW-Barron County

Lee Friederich, senior lecturer at UW-Barron County (UW-BC), has been selected as the Instructional Academic Staff recipient of the 2016 UW Colleges Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.

In its nomination letter, the institution’s...

UW-Eau Claire math professor to give talk at UW-BC

10/6/16By UW-Barron County

Using biology and computer science to solve math problems will be the focus of University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire mathematics professor Manda Riehl’s presentation at UW-Barron County, Oct. 13, 12:30 to 1:20 p.m., in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall,...

Sep 2016

Canoeist Natalie Warren to give Oct. 6 talk at UW-BC

9/30/16By UW-Barron County

As part of UW-Barron County’s (UW-BC) Thursdays @ the U Lecture and Performance Series, outdoor adventurer Natalie Warren will share tales from her 2011 experience canoeing from Minneapolis to Canada’s Hudson Bay. Her talk will be held Oct. 6, 12...

Engineering professor earns UW Colleges and UW-Extension Career Award

9/27/16By UW-Barron County

Christa James-Byrnes, professor of engineering, UW-Barron County, is the recipient of the 2016 Career Award from the University of Wisconsin Colleges and University of Wisconsin-Extension.

UW Colleges and UW-Extension Chancellor Cathy...

U-FEST brings music and art to campus

9/16/16By UW-Barron County

Showcasing the music, artistry and creativity of the region, the second annual U-FEST: A Festival of the Arts at UW-Barron County returns to campus at 1800 College Dr, Rice Lake, on Saturday, Sept. 24 as part of UW-BC’s 50th Anniversary...

UW-BC to host 75th District debate

9/16/16By UW-Barron County

Candidates running for the State Assembly for Wisconsin’s 75th District, Romaine Robert Quinn, rural Chetek, and Joe Huftel, Rice Lake, will debate on Thursday, Sept. 29, 7 – 8 p.m., at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County, 1800 College Dr...

Jul 2016

UW-BC announces spring semester Dean's list

7/11/16By UW-Barron County

The University of Wisconsin-Barron County has announced the Dean’s list for the Spring 2016 semester. All of the students on the Dean’s list have obtained a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for their spring semester classes. The list includes...

Jun 2016

Barron County District Attorney Candidate Debate

6/30/16By UW-Barron County

Candidates for Barron County district attorney, Angela Beranek and Aaron Marcoux, will debate on Thursday, July 7th on the University of Wisconsin-Barron County campus in Rice Lake. Ms. Beranek is the current Barron County District Attorney. Mr....

2016 Commencement Coverage

6/8/16By UW-Barron County

Congratulations to the 2016 Associate of Arts and Sciences and Bachelor of Applied Arts of Sciences graduates!  

2016 Commencement Coverage Facebook Photo Gallery News Release: UW Regent Tim Higgins gives Commencement address

May 2016

UW Regent Tim Higgins to give commencement address

5/13/16By UW-Barron County

The graduation of more than 60 students who have earned an Associate of Arts & Science degree will be celebrated at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County’s annual commencement ceremonies on Thursday, May 19 at 7 p.m. in the Fine Arts...