Apr 2015

Visiting Artist to Speak on Experienced in Iceland

4/10/15By Barb Lang

A visiting artist lecture will be presented by Minneapolis artist Stephanie Clark on Tuesday, April 21 at 12:30 p.m. in the UW-Barron County Blue Hills Lecture Hall. 

Clark will be discussing her recent artist residency in Iceland. In her...

'Winter in the Blood' Finale April 16-17

4/10/15By Barb Lang

The finale of the ‘Winter in the Blood’ Big Read: One World International Literature and Film Festival will conclude with many free public events on April 16 and 17. The public is invited to experience a poetry/book reading, an international...

Th@U to Feature Poet Hill

4/10/15By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature a poetry reading by UW-Madison professor Roberta Hill on Thursday, April 16.

This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall...

Sailing, Watercolor, Linen, Grammar Subjects of Short Courses

4/10/15By Barb Lang

Short non-credit courses will be offered in April and May at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Grammar Matters is a two session course that will meet Tuesday evenings, April 21 and 28 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. in room 237...

Steinway Concert Series Continues on April 18

4/10/15By Barb Lang

The UW-Barron County Steinway Concert Series presents an evening of French flute music on Saturday, April 18 at 7:30 pm in the UW-BC Fine Arts Theater in Rice Lake.  The third of four concerts in the series features Dr. Tim Lane, flute in...

Celebrate April Poetry Month with Reading by WI Poet Laureate

4/10/15By Barb Lang

In celebration of April Poetry Month, Wisconsin Poet Laureate Bruce Dethlefsen will discuss and share his works at a special reading to be held at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.  This event is open to the public at no charge.


Chess Tournament Scheduled for April 16

4/10/15By Barb Lang

The public is invited to register and compete in the Fifteenth Biannual UW-BC Charger Chess Tournament and attend a presentation by a Chess Master. Both events will be held at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake. There is no cost for either event....

Volunteers Needed for Buckthorn Removal Project

4/10/15By Barb Lang

About 100 volunteers are needed to remove a large tract of invasive Buckthorn located along the Cedar Side Trail in Rice Lake.  The project will be undertaken on Wednesday, April 22 (Earth Day) and volunteers can work any amount of time between 2...

Nominate Alumni for Distinguished Award

4/3/15By Barb Lang

UW-Barron County alumni whose achievements and contributions make a significant impact in their professions and communities are recognized each year by the UW-Barron County Foundation. Nominations for the 2015 UW-BC Distinguished Alumni award...

Rosetta Spacecraft Topic of Next Th@U

4/3/15By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature UW-Eau Claire physicist Dr. Paul Thomas speaking on “Rosetta: The first spacecraft to orbit and land on a comet” on Thursday, April 9.  

This presentation will be...