News

Feb 2016

'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...

Nominations Now Being Accepted for Distinguished Alumni 2016

2/19/16By 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...

Speaker from The Art Institute of Chicago Featured at Next Th@U

2/19/16By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series is ’Anthropocene-Era Commemoratives’ with visiting artist Liz Ensz. This presentation will be held on Thursday, Feb. 25 from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-...

Syrup Making & Musical Instruments Lessons to Begin in March

2/19/16By Barb Lang

A variety of enrichment courses will begin in March at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Maple Syrup Making is a two-part class that will meet on Wednesdays, March 2 and March 9. The first session will meet at UW-BC in room 237 Ritzinger Hall...

Friederich Received GISE Grant

2/19/16By Barb Lang

Lee Friederich, UW-Barron County Senior Lecturer of English and First Year Seminar Coordinator, was recently awarded a $2,000 GISE grant (Grant to Increase Student Engagement) to continue and improve the peer mentoring program in the campus’s...

Everyone Invited to Attend Multicultural New Year's Celebration

2/12/16By Barb Lang

The Chinese Lion Dance, performed by children from St. Paul, will be the highlight of the Multicultural New Year’s Celebration. This is a free event that will be presented on Saturday, Feb. 20 at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice...

Siddique to Speak on Celebration of Mind and Magic

2/12/16By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series is ’Celebration of Mind and Magic!’ This presentation will be held on Thursday, Feb. 18 from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake. 

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Public Invited to Meet the Artist

2/12/16By Barb Lang

The public is invited to a Meet the Artists Reception for photographer Linda Ruedy of Sarona on Wednesday, Feb. 24 from 12:30 – 1:20 pm in the Joel Salter Art Gallery at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Attendees will have the opportunity to...

Computer Skills, Curling, Yoga Classes Set to Begin

2/12/16By Barb Lang

Computer skills, curling, and yoga classes are set to begin in February at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Two computer classes will be held on Friday, Feb. 19 at no cost to participants. Computer Basics for Beginning Beginners will meet...

Multicultural New Year's Celebration to Feature Chinese Lion Dance

2/9/16By Barb Lang

The Chinese Lion Dance, performed by children from St. Paul, will be the highlight of the Multicultural New Year’s Celebration. This is a free event that will be presented on Saturday, Feb. 20 at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice...