Oct 2017

Martin Luther's impact on religion, society focus of October 26 talk

10/13/17By UW-Barron County

Five hundred years ago a monk in an obscure German town set into motion a cataclysmic change in the Western church and society. Martin Luther’s protest against the church of his day helped to establish a new order in European religion and power...

Environmental historian to present 'God and Gabe'

10/6/17By UW-Barron County

Kent Shifferd has been writing about war and peace, religion and the environment since he stopped teaching at Northland College, Ashland, Wis. On October 19, the former history and ethics professor will be at the University of Wisconsin-Barron...

Sep 2017

UW-BC to host Wisconsin Education Fair

9/29/17By UW-Barron County

The Wisconsin Education Fair, featuring representatives from approximately 80 post-secondary institutions, will be in Rice Lake on Thursday, Oct. 12.  The education fair will be held from 9 – 11 a.m. in the UW-Barron County gymnasium, 1800...

Film expert to discuss influence of popular movies

9/29/17By UW-Barron County

Popular films influence everything from clothing styles to political ideology, and romantic comedies can also teach us how we should interpret and process relationship cues, according to University of Wisconsin-Marshfield/Wood County English...

Get to know Kendra Letch

9/27/17By UW-Barron County

Age: 27

Hometown: Frederic, Wis.

High school attended: 6-12 Frederic High School

Current program or major: Soil Conservation


Why did you choose UW-Barron County? The biggest reason was the tuition cost...

Wisys experts to describe invention and innovation resources

9/22/17By UW-Barron County

Do you have great idea for a new procedure, product or device, one that may require professional input on how to proceed? Then you won’t want to miss “Plum ideas: Supporting Invention and Innovation in the University of Wisconsin System,” a talk...

Family-friendly U-FEST set for September 16

9/7/17By UW-Barron County

U-FEST, a community and university gathering celebrating the fun, inclusiveness and diversity of the University of Wisconsin-Barron County, will be held on Saturday, September 16 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.  Serving as the post-run fun immediately...

Aug 2017

Area educator to discuss Constitutional checks, impact on Supreme Court nominations

8/31/17By UW-Barron County

Eric Kasper, a U.S. Constitution expert and associate professor of political science and director of the Center for Constitutional Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, will give a presentation at UW-Barron County on September 14,...

Get to know Hunter Denison

8/30/17By UW-Barron County

Age: 19

Hometown: Rice Lake

High school attended: Rice Lake High School

Current program or major: Social Work

Why did you choose UW-Barron County? I wanted to live at home and save money.   


Custom builder to discuss growing 'tiny house' appeal

8/25/17By UW-Barron County

Ryan Ott, owner of Midwest Tiny Living, St. Cloud, Minn., will kick off UW-Barron County’s seventh season of Thursdays @ the U Lecture and Performance Series on September 7, 12 (noon) to 12:50 p.m., in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall. His...