News

Apr 2015

New SGA Officers Elected for 2015-2016

4/24/15By Barb Lang

Elections were recently held to fill the officer and sophomore senator positions for the 2015-2016 Student Government Association (SGA) at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County.                            

Newly elected officers are...

Dean's Report Details Possible Effects of Budget Cuts on UW-BC

4/24/15By Barb Lang

Faced with $6.5 million in budget reductions to the 13 two-year UW Colleges campuses across the state, UW Colleges employees and students, including many from UW-Barron County in Rice Lake, searched for answers last Monday at a statewide...

Student Art Show Closing Reception Slated for April 30

4/20/15By Barb Lang

The public is invited to a Juried Student Art Show Closing Reception on Thursday, April 30 in the Joel Salter Art Gallery at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.

According to Jessica Mongeon, UW-BC Art Lecturer, artwork...

UW-WW Piano Trio to End Steinway Series

4/20/15By Barb Lang

The Steinway Concert Series welcomes the UW-Whitewater Piano Trio for the final concert of the season on Friday May 1 at the UW-Barron County Fine Arts Theater at 7:30. 

The trio is comprised of Whitewater faculty members Leanne League,...

Chess Master to Give Demonstration/Presentation

4/17/15By Barb Lang

The public is invited to attend a demonstration/presentation by Chess Master Dane Mattson on Thursday, April 23 at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.               

A Simul (multi-player game) simultaneous chess exhibition will begin at 5:30 p...

Th@U will Feature Release of 'Red Cedar 2015'

4/17/15By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature the release of “Red Cedar 2015,” UW-BC’s annual journal of the arts and literature on Thursday, April 23.

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

Register Now For Summer Classes!

4/17/15By UW-Barron County

The Summer Session 2015 schedule at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County was recently announced and will offer seven on-campus credit courses.           

According to Dale Fenton, UW-BC Assistant Campus Dean for Student Affairs, this...

UW-BC to Host Poetry Slam

4/17/15By Barb Lang

Six area high schools will compete in the University of Wisconsin-Barron County Poetry Slam Competition on Friday, April 24, at the campus.  The public is invited to

A poetry slam is a competition in which poets perform original work and...

Chess Tournament Winners Announced

4/17/15By Barb Lang

15th BIANNUAL UW-BC CHESS TOURNAMENT FINALISTS.  Sixteen players participated in the UW-Barron County Charger Chess Tournament, which was held on campus April 16.  Players included students, faculty, and community members.  Walter Klemencic of...

Paralegal Certificate to be Offered

4/10/15By Barb Lang

Adult students interested in pursuing a paralegal career will have the opportunity to earn a Paralegal Certificate through an online course being offered beginning Monday, May 4 by UW-Barron County in partnership with the Center for Legal Studies...