News

Mar 2014

UW-BC Info Session to be held in Cumberland

3/14/14By Barb Lang

Adults thinking about completing or starting a University of Wisconsin associate or bachelor’s degree are invited to  ”There’s a U for You” information session Tuesday, March 25, from 5:00 to 6:45 p.m. at the Cumberland Public Library located at...

Writers/Authors Wanted for Festival

3/14/14By Barb Lang

A call for proposals has been issued to area writers and authors (novice and professional) to participate in the first annual Northwest Wisconsin Writers’ Festival.

The Festival will be held on Saturday, May 10 from 11:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m....

Scholarship Application Deadline Nearing

3/14/14By Barb Lang

Incoming freshmen, continuing, and transferring UW-BC students are now eligible to apply for scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic year.  Scholarships are provided by the UW-Barron County Foundation scholarship program.             

New...

Tons of Short Courses to be Offered in April

3/14/14By Barb Lang

Many short courses will be starting throughout the month of April at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Upcoming courses:

                Facebook for Absolute Beginners, 1 session, April 1, 6:00-8:00 p.m.;...

Films/Discussions featured in One World Series

3/14/14By Barb Lang

University of Wisconsin-Barron County and the Rice Lake Public Library will present “One World Art, Literature, and Film Festival” this April and May.

The events, which will be open to the public and free-of-charge, will feature art,...

Th@U to feature "Everything International"

3/7/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U lecture on March 13 will feature UW-BC faculty and students speaking on “Everything International.” This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake...

Early Morning Yoga to be Offered

3/7/14By Barb Lang

Early morning yoga classes for those new to yoga or who have practiced a few times with a teacher or video are now being offered at UW-Barron County. 

The class for beginners is offered on Thursdays starting March 27 and continues through...

Nominations being accepted for UW-BC Distinguished Alumni

3/7/14By 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 2014 UW-BC Distinguished Alumni award...

"Arms and the Man" to be Staged March 13-15

3/7/14By Barb Lang

“Arms and the Man” by George Bernard Shaw is a humorous play which shows the futility of war and deals with the hypocrisies of human nature in a comedic fashion.  The UW-Barron County will present this production on Thursday – Saturday, March 13-...

Feb 2014

Career Prep Series Continues

2/28/14By Barb Lang

The Career Preparation Series @ the U will continue on Monday afternoons March 10 and 24 at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Open to the public at no charge, the seminars will meet from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in room 159...