Sep 2014

Red Cedar Choir to Begin Rehearsals

9/8/14By Barb Lang

Area vocalists are invited to join the Red Cedar Choir, which will begin rehearsals for the fall semester on Thursday, September 18.  The choir will rehearse from 7:00-9:00 in the Fine Arts Music Room at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County...

Th@U to Start Series 9/11

9/8/14By Barb Lang

The first Thursdays @ the U event for the fall semester is scheduled for September 11 and will feature the 2014 UW-BC Foundation Distinguished Alumni Award winner, Barron County Sheriff Christopher Fitzgerald.  He will be speaking on “The Sheriff...

Bessen/Mongeon Join UW-BC Staff

9/8/14By Barb Lang

The University of Wisconsin-Barron County welcomed two new full-time instructors this fall.

Matt Bessen, Lecturer, will be instructing the Health, Exercise Science, and Athletics courses and is the new Charger sports Athletic...

Creative Summit to be held at UW-BC Fri., Sept. 12

9/8/14By Barb Lang
It’s all about Investment: Growing Wisconsin Creatively CREATIVE SUMMIT TO BE PRESENTED AT UW-Barron County
Friday, Sept. 12, 8:30 – 10:00 a.m., UW-BC Student Center Cedarside Conference Room 
presented by UW-Barron County and Arts...

Aug 2014

WHC to Sponsor Event at UW-BC

8/29/14By Barb Lang

Wisconsin Humanities Council Grants Workshop to Help Bring Ideas to Life

Rice Lake event will be accompanied by a presentation about local musician Otto Rindlisbacher


WI Education Fair to be Held at UW-BC

8/29/14By Barb Lang

The Wisconsin Education Fair, featuring representatives from approximately 90 post-secondary institutions, will be in Rice Lake on Monday, Sept. 15.  The education fair will be held from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. in the UW-Barron County gymnasium.


Community Volunteers Needed

8/20/14By Barb Lang

New international students will be attending the University of Wisconsin-Barron County this fall and the campus is seeking people/households who would like to volunteer some of their time acting as a “Community Connection” to these students. ...

Save the Date for E.A.T.S.

8/20/14By Barb Lang

The 5th annual E.A.T.S. (Educational Assistance Through Scholarship) event is scheduled for Saturday, September 27 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  at the UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.                

The public is invited to this festive...

Edwardsen Named New CE Director

8/15/14By Barb Lang

It was recently announced that Douglas Edwardsen is the new Director of Continuing Education at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County.  He recently relocated from Iowa to Wisconsin and assumed his new position on August 5.


Final Registration Set for Fall 2014

8/15/14By Barb Lang

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

Final registration for continuing students will begin on Monday, Aug. 25 from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Orientation and...