News

Jan 2015

Dean's List for Fall 2014 Announced

1/30/15By Barb Lang

Dr. Dean Yohnk, Dean/CEO  of the University of Wisconsin-Barron County announced that 74 students have been named to the fall 2014 Dean's List, which recognizes students achieving academic excellence.             

Full-time students named...

Vieregge Named Kaplan Award Winner

1/30/15By Barb Lang

Dr. Quentin Vieregge, Assistant Professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County, was recently notified of his selection as the UW-Barron County recipient of the 2014-2015 Arthur M. Kaplan Award.             

UW Colleges...

Short Courses Continue Through February

1/30/15By Barb Lang

Spring non-credit personal enrichment and professional development classes are set to begin soon at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Beginner to Intermediate Ski Class will meet on Wednesdays, February 4, 11, and 18 from 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. at...

Next Th@U to Feature U of M Artist

1/30/15By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature artist Andrea Stanislav speaking on “The Unexpected and the Spectacle in a Contemporary Practice” on Thursday, Feb. 5. This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m...

Th@U to Open January 29

1/22/15By Barb Lang

The Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will open the spring semester with Barron County District Attorney Angela Beranek on Thursday, Jan. 29. This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-Barron County...

UW-BC Above and Beyond Report

1/22/15By Barb Lang

At their January meeting, the UW-Barron County Foundation received an update to the Above & Beyond Report, which is a summation of professional development activities undertaken by UW-BC faculty and staff.  Some key events noted in the report...

Red Cedar Choir Looking for Vocalists

1/16/15By Barb Lang

Area vocalists are invited to join the Red Cedar Choir, which will begin rehearsals for the spring semester on Thursday, January 29.  The choir, under the direction of Beth Joosten, will rehearse from 7:00-9:00 p.m. in the Fine Arts Music Room...

Shanren to Perform at UW-BC

1/16/15By Barb Lang

Experience the joyful music of Shanren – literally meaning ‘mountain men.’ Hailing from ethnic minority groups who live in the beautiful mountains of Yunnan and Guizhou provinces, this Chinese folk-fusion band presents the rich but largely...

Non-credit Offerings Begin in February

1/16/15By Barb Lang

Spring non-credit personal enrichment and professional development classes are set to begin soon at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Beginner to Intermediate Ski Class will meet on Wednesdays, February 4, 11, and 18 from 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. at...

UW-BC to Host Rube Goldberg Competition

1/16/15By Barb Lang

The Future Engineers club of UW-Barron County will host a regional competition of the Rube Goldberg Machine Contest (RGMC) on Friday, Jan. 30. The public is invited to come to campus and observe this event free of charge.

Rube Goldberg (...