News

Mar 2016

Rice Lake's Economy During Depression to be Explored at Next Th@U

3/4/16By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series is ‘Rice Lake’s Economy in 1929: The City on the Eve of the Great Depression as Seen Through the Pages of the Chronotype’ by Dr. Sue Patrick. This presentation will be held on Thursday...

Distinguished Alumni Nominations Being Sought

3/4/16By 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 2016 UW-BC Distinguished Alumni award...

81 UW-BC Students Named to Fall 2015 Dean's List

3/4/16By UW-Barron County

The University of Wisconsin-Barron County announced that 81 students have been named to the fall 2015 Dean's List, which recognizes students achieving academic excellence.    

Full-time students named to the Dean's List who earned a grade...

Exploring Islam Series Continues with Mixer & Film

3/4/16By Barb Lang

The "One World Global Art, Literature, and Film Series: Exploring Islam" will continue with its second event - a mixer and film viewing on Thursday, March 10 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the Barron Public Library

The series is an exploration...

Youth Basketball Camp Starts April 10 - Apply Now!

3/4/16By Barb Lang

Shooters Basketball Camp for young athletes in grades 5-7 and 8-12 will be held on Sunday evenings in the UW-Barron County gym in Rice Lake.

The camps will meet on April 10, 17, and 24.  The camp for grades 5-7 will meet from 4:30 – 6:00 p...

2016-17 Scholarships Now Available

3/4/16By Barb Lang

Incoming freshmen, continuing, transferring, and return-to-learn UW-BC students are now eligible to apply for scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year.  Scholarships are provided by the UW-Barron County Foundation scholarship program...

Feb 2016

Area High Schoolers and Parents Invited to UW-BC Open House

2/26/16By Barb Lang

A Discover UW-BC open house event will be held at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake for high school juniors, seniors and their parents on Tuesday, March 15.

According to Kevin Falkenberg, program coordinator, “If you are just starting to...

Film Viewing/Lectures to Highlight Five-Part Exploring Islam Series

2/26/16By Barb Lang

The "One World Global Art, Literature, and Film Series" continues for its third year with an exploration of Islam in the local community with both local and nationally-recognized speakers who will share their perspectives on Islam with audiences...

'Blithe Spirit' is UW-BC Spring Theatrical Production

2/26/16By Barb Lang

‘Blithe Spirit,’ a comic play by Noel Coward, will have a three performance run on Thursday – Saturday, March 10 – 12 at 7:30 pm in the UW-Barron County Fine Arts Theatre.

According to play director Terry Wiesner, the play concerns the...

Doon to Speak on A Muslim Perspective at Next Th@U

2/26/16By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series is ’Living in Barron County: A Muslim Perspective’ featuring Abdisitaar Doon. This presentation will be held on Thursday, March 3 from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall...