News

May 2014

Fall 2014 SGA Members Elected

5/2/14By Barb Lang

Elections were recently held to fill the officer and senator positions for the 2014-2015 Student Government Association (SGA) at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County.                               

Newly elected officers are president...

Apr 2014

May Short Courses Announced

4/28/14By Barb Lang

With May just around the corner, UW-Barron County is offering three one day nature-related hiking and paddling experiences.

Eat Your Weedies will be held on Saturday, May 17 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., in room 227 Ritzinger Hall. ...

Th@U will feature Law Day Speaker

4/28/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U event scheduled for May 1 will feature Dr. John Evans as the Law Day guest speaker.  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.  All series...

Free Film Viewing Scheduled for May 7

4/28/14By Barb Lang

“Being Hmong Means Being Free,” is a documentary that explores the historical background of the Hmong and their unique religious, social, and cultural customs, and reveals the hardships and discrimination they have endured since their arrival in...

NW WI Writers Festival to take place May 10

4/28/14By Barb Lang

The public is invited to attend the first annual Northwest Wisconsin Writers’ Festival on Saturday, May 10 from 9:30 a.m. – 6:30p.m. at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.  This event will feature area writers giving readings...

Children's Play, Tyl, to be Performed

4/28/14By UW-Barron County

The children’s play “The Marvelous Adventures of Tyl” will be presented on Friday, May 9 at 7:30 p.m. in the UW-Barron County Fine Arts Theatre.

the whole family will enjoy this play about a little German character named Tyl Eulenspiegel...

Summer Tennis Clinics to be Held

4/28/14By Barb Lang

Three summer 2014 tennis clinics will be offered in June and July to players of all skill levels by the UW-Barron County continuing education department.

The six sessions will meet on Tuesdays.  The clinic for grades 5-8 will meet from 4:...

Th@U to Celebrate Red Cedar 2014 Release

4/18/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U event scheduled for April 24 is a celebration for the “Red Cedar 2014” publication release.  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.  All...

Two 'Lost Boys' of Sudan will be Featured at Event

4/18/14By Barb Lang

The One World Art, Literature and Film Festival will continue on Monday, April 28 with a three-part event featuring food, art, and a panel discussion.  All activities will take place on the University of Wisconsin-Barron County campus in Rice...

Japanese Dinner Fundraiser for Tsunami Project

4/18/14By Barb Lang

The community is invited to enjoy a traditional four-course Japanese dinner as a fundraiser to help fund playground equipment being built by UW-Barron County students who will be working in the Tsunami Zone in Japan late this spring. 

Set...