News

Oct 2014

Open House Scheduled for Oct. 28

10/10/14By 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 at the end of October.

According to Chris Wylie, program coordinator, “If you are just starting to explore...

Mongeon Featured in FreshPaint Magazine

10/10/14By Barb Lang

Jessica Mongeon, Lecturer in Fine Arts at UW-Barron County, was a featured artist in Fresh Paint magazine.  As such, the magazine ran an extensive interview and featured many of her original artworks.

Fresh Paint magazine is published...

Steinway Concert Series Begins Oct. 18

10/2/14By Barb Lang

The UW-BC Music Department is proud to announce the creation of a new concert series on campus.  Called “The Steinway Concert Series,” the concerts will be in the spirit of our restored Steinway piano, which was first heard in its inaugural...

UW-BC Fights Domestic Violence

10/1/14By Barb Lang

TAKING A STAND.  October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and UW-BC faculty and staff say "Stop the Silence; End the Violence."  Each October a display is set up at UW-Barron County to recognize domestic violence-related deaths in the...

Red Cedar River Topic of Next Th@U

10/1/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U event is scheduled for October 9 and will feature environmentalist Dr. Rod Olson speaking on “Attainable Solutions for the Health of the Red Cedar River.”

This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in...

Sep 2014

Autism in Education is Subject of Next Th@U

9/26/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U event is scheduled for October 2 and will feature a panel discussion addressing the topic “Autism in Education.”

This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-Barron ...

Political Debate Slated for Oct. 9

9/26/14By Barb Lang

The public is invited to attend a political debate at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake that will feature the candidates in the Wisconsin 25th District State Senate race.

The State Senate debate is scheduled for...

Winter Wonderland Class Starts Oct. 7

9/26/14By Barb Lang

Discover the ways Christmas has been celebrated throughout history from its very beginnings to present day in the short course “A Walk Through the Winter Wonderland: The History, Food and Traditions of the Christmas Holidays.”

The four...

Hutte Awarded NCS Scholarship

9/26/14By Barb lang

Cecelia Hutte, Associate Academic Librarian at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County, was recently notified of her selection as the 2015 recipient of the National Conference Scholarship from the UW Colleges Library Council.  As recipient,...

Abstract Art to be next Topic at Th@U

9/19/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U event is scheduled for September 25 and will feature Jessica Mongeon, UW-BC Art Instructor, speaking on “Abstract Painting and the Landscape Experience.”

This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in...