News

Mar 2015

The Big Read Invites Reading Enthusiasts

3/20/15By Barb Lang

Area reading enthusiasts are still invited to participate in the “‘Winter in the Blood’ Big Read: A One World International Literature and Film Festival” that will focus on James Welch’s classic Native American novel ‘Winter in the Blood.’

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Skype Reading to Celebrate Women's History Month

3/20/15By Barb Lang

In celebration of Women’s History Month, UW-Barron County will be host a Skype reading with award-winning American Japanese writer Yuko Taniguchi. At this event, she will be reading from her novel “The Ocean in the Closet.” The event will take...

Apply Now for 2015-2016 Scholarships

3/20/15By Barb Lang

Incoming freshmen, continuing, transferring, and return-to-learn UW-BC students are now eligible to apply for scholarships for the 2015-2016 academic year.  Scholarships are provided by the UW-Barron County Foundation scholarship program...

April Offers Many Short Non-Credit Courses

3/20/15By Barb Lang

Many short courses will be offered at University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake at the end of March and in April.

The Personal Leadership course will meet on Tuesday evenings, March 31, April 7, 14, and 21 from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m....

Summer Session 2015 Registration is Now Open

3/13/15By Barb Lang

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 Services, this is...

Rape Culture to be Next Topic at Thurs@U

3/13/15By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature Kelly Wilz of UW-Marshfield speaking on “Rape Culture and Our Response” on Thursday, March 19. This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills...

Many New Short Courses to be Offered in April

3/13/15By Barb Lang

Many short courses will be offered at University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake at the end of March and in April.

The Personal Leadership course will meet on Tuesday evenings, March 31, April 7, 14, and 21 from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m....

JFC to Hold Hearing at UW-BC

3/13/15By Barb Lang

Wisconsin’s legislative Joint Finance Committee (JFC) will be holding four public hearings on the Governor’s 2015-2017 Biennial Budget in March.  The University of Wisconsin-Barron County has been chosen as one of the sites to host a public...

Peterson Recipient of Summer Research Grant

3/13/15By Barb Lang

Bradley Peterson, Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy at UW-Barron County, has been named as a recipient of a UW Colleges Summer Research Grant.

In the project, “Star Clusters in the Interacting Galaxy System Arp 261,” Dr....

Discover UW-BC at Open House

3/6/15By 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 on Tuesday, March 17.

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