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Feb 2016

Computer Skills, Curling, Yoga Classes Set to Begin

2/12/16By Barb Lang

Computer skills, curling, and yoga classes are set to begin in February at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Two computer classes will be held on Friday, Feb. 19 at no cost to participants. Computer Basics for Beginning Beginners will meet...

Multicultural New Year's Celebration to Feature Chinese Lion Dance

2/9/16By Barb Lang

The Chinese Lion Dance, performed by children from St. Paul, will be the highlight of the Multicultural New Year’s Celebration. This is a free event that will be presented on Saturday, Feb. 20 at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice...

Lake Study Topic of Next Th@U

2/5/16By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series is ’Rice Lake High School Lake Study.’ This presentation will be held on Thursday, Feb. 11 from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake. ...

Jan 2016

From Computers to Curling-Short Courses Start in February

1/28/16By Barb Lang

Computer skills, curling, yoga and business classes are set to begin in February at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Start Your Own Business is a four session course that will meet on Wednesday evenings, Feb. 10, 17, 24 and March 2 from 6:00...

Fun and Food Featured at EATS 2016

1/28/16By 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,...

Free College Goal Program to Explain FAFSA Forms

1/28/16By Barb Lang

College Goal Wisconsin is a free event for parents and prospective college students to learn all of the particulars about completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).  This event, which is co-sponsored by UW-Barron County and...

'Shanghai Art Adventure' Next Topic for Th@U

1/28/16By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series for the spring semester is ’Shanghai Art Adventure.’ This presentation will be held on Thursday, Feb. 4 from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-Barron County in...

WI DNR Biologist to Speak About Cisco

1/28/16By Barb Lang

The public is invited to a special presentation with Tim Parks of the Wisconsin DNR speaking on ‘The Status and Importance of Cisco in Wisconsin Inland Lakes.’ This presentation will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 9 from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue...

Short, Non-Credit Courses to Start in January/February

1/25/16By 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...

Learn to Write Effective Business Communications in Short Course

1/25/16By Barb Lang

The pace of business is fast and the need for written communication that is clear, concise, and to the point is critical for success. 

Business Communication: How to Write Effectively is a four session course that will run on Tuesday...