News

Feb 2016

Lake Study Topic of Next Th@U

2/5/16By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series is ’Rice Lake High School Lake Study.’ This presentation will be held on Thursday, Feb. 11 from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake. ...

Jan 2016

WI DNR Biologist to Speak About Cisco

1/28/16By Barb Lang

The public is invited to a special presentation with Tim Parks of the Wisconsin DNR speaking on ‘The Status and Importance of Cisco in Wisconsin Inland Lakes.’ This presentation will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 9 from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue...

From Computers to Curling-Short Courses Start in February

1/28/16By Barb Lang

Computer skills, curling, yoga and business classes are set to begin in February at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Start Your Own Business is a four session course that will meet on Wednesday evenings, Feb. 10, 17, 24 and March 2 from 6:00...

Fun and Food Featured at EATS 2016

1/28/16By Barb Lang

Mingle, eat, drink, and be entertained while strolling through UW-Barron County’s attractive public spaces and classrooms at the 7th annual E.A.T.S. (Educational Assistance Through Scholarship) event, a unique fundraising experience on Saturday,...

Free College Goal Program to Explain FAFSA Forms

1/28/16By Barb Lang

College Goal Wisconsin is a free event for parents and prospective college students to learn all of the particulars about completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).  This event, which is co-sponsored by UW-Barron County and...

'Shanghai Art Adventure' Next Topic for Th@U

1/28/16By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series for the spring semester is ’Shanghai Art Adventure.’ This presentation will be held on Thursday, Feb. 4 from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-Barron County in...

E.A.T.S. 2016 to Feature Food/Entertainment/Auctions

1/25/16By Barb Lang

Mingle, eat, drink, and be entertained while strolling through UW-Barron County’s attractive public spaces and classrooms at the 7th annual E.A.T.S. (Educational Assistance Through Scholarship) event, a unique fundraising experience on Saturday,...

Th@U to Explore the Great Fires of 1871 and 1894.

1/25/16By Barb Lang

The first presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series for
the spring semester is ’Fire in the Forest: How Weather Turned the
Commonplace into Disaster: Peshtigo, Hinckley, and Phillips.’ This presentation will be held on...

Short, Non-Credit Courses to Start in January/February

1/25/16By Barb Lang

Two short business classes, Business Communication: How to Write Effectively and Start Your Own Business, will begin soon at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Business Communication: How to Write Effectively is a four session course that will...

Learn to Write Effective Business Communications in Short Course

1/25/16By Barb Lang

The pace of business is fast and the need for written communication that is clear, concise, and to the point is critical for success. 

Business Communication: How to Write Effectively is a four session course that will run on Tuesday...