News

Jul 2015

Community Members Invited to Participate in Poetry Slam

7/20/15By Barb Lang

Community members of all ages are invited to participate in a poetry slam to be held Saturday, Aug. 15, 10:00 A.M. – 12 noon, as part of "U-Fest - A Celebration of the Arts," at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

A poetry slam is a "rowdier...

UW-BC International Program Looking for Community Volunteers

7/17/15By Barb Lang

New international students will be attending the University of Wisconsin-Barron County this fall and the campus is seeking people/households who would like to volunteer some of their time acting as a “Community Connection” to these students.  ...

Update English/Writing Skills in ReFresh Class

7/10/15By Barb Lang

A course to update English and writing skills for those who are entering college, returning to college to complete a degree, or upgrading job skills will be offered at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

ReFresh English & Writing will meet...

Jun 2015

NWWWF Inviting Authors to Participate

6/22/15By Barb Lang

The 2nd Northwest Wisconsin Writers’ Festival (NWWWF) is inviting area authors to participate in the two day event which will be held Friday and Saturday, August 14 and 15 at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake. This festival is being held in...

Spring 2015 Dean's List Announced

6/19/15By Barb Lang

Dr. Dean Yohnk, Dean/CEO of the University of Wisconsin-Barron County announced that 68 students have been named to the spring 2015 Dean's List, which recognizes students achieving academic excellence.             

Full-time students named...

Brush-Up On Your Math Skills at Boot Camp

6/19/15By Barb Lang

The Summer 2015 Math Boot Camp is being offered to prepare people to enroll in university-level math courses.  The four session short course will meet on Thursday, July 9; Tuesday, July 14; Thursday, July 16; and Tuesday, July 21 at UW-Barron ...

Open House Scheduled for Returning Adult Students

6/19/15By Barb Lang

“Start Here – Finish Here” is the theme of the upcoming UW-Barron County open house to be held Tuesday evening, June 30. This customized open house is designed to answer individual questions for returning adult students who are thinking about...

Open House Scheduled for Returning Adult Students

6/12/15By Barb Lang

“Start Here – Finish Here” is the theme of the upcoming UW-Barron County open house to be held Tuesday evening, June 30. This customized open house is designed to answer individual questions for returning adult students who are thinking about...

2015-2016 Scholarship Recipients Announced

6/5/15By Barb Lang

Scholarship recipients for the upcoming 2015-2016 academic year have been announced by the University of Wisconsin-Barron County Foundation, Inc.

Scholarships for incoming, continuing, and transferring students are funded through donations...

Kayak the Red Cedar River

6/5/15By Barb Lang

Intermediate level kayakers are being given the opportunity to explore the Red Cedar River in an evening class being offered in June at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County.                                              

Kayak the...