Jan 2016

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...

Becker/Kleusch Named to Region North Team

1/15/16By Barb Lang

Wausau - Cathy Sandeen, chancellor of University of Wisconsin Colleges and University of Wisconsin-Extension, recently named two individuals to newly created leadership positions for the North Region of the UW Colleges. UW-Barron County, UW-...

RCC Seeking Area Vocalists

1/15/16By Barb Lang

Area vocalists are invited to join the Red Cedar Choir, which will begin rehearsals for the spring semester on Thursday, January 28.  The choir will rehearse from 7:00-9:00 in the Fine Arts Music Room at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County...

Communiversity Band to Begin Rehearsals Jan. 25

1/15/16By Barb Lang

The Communiversity Symphonic Band invites area musicians interested in joining the adult concert band to attend the first rehearsal of the spring semester on Monday, January 25 at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.


Two Business Non-credit Courses Start in January

1/15/16By 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...

Young Scientists Invited to Science Saturday

1/8/16By Barb Lang

Science Saturday is a one day event for boys and girls currently in fifth through eighth grade that will feature fascinating activities and hands-on experiences showcasing science, technology, engineering and mathematics.  The day will be held at...

Spring Final Registration Starts January 19

1/8/16By Barb Lang

Final registration for spring semester at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County will begin at the end of this month.             

Final registration for continuing students will begin on Tuesday, Jan. 19.  Orientation and final...

Upgrade Your English/Math Skills in Short Course

1/8/16By Barb Lang

UW-Barron County is offering two refresher courses designed to help those who are entering college, returning to college to complete a degree, or upgrading job skills. 

The ReFresh mathematics and English/writing classes will both meet...

CE Catalog Now Available!

1/8/16By Baarb Lang

The new spring 2016 UW-BC Continuing Education Catalog, which lists lifelong learning opportunities for personal enrichment and professional development, was recently mailed to area residents.

According to Doug Edwardsen, UW-Barron County...