Jan 2015

James-Byrnes Named Interim Dean UW Colleges DE

1/12/15By Barb Lang

Dr. Christa James-Byrnes, Professor of Engineering at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake was recently named to serve as the Interim Dean of UW Colleges Online and Distance Education.  Her appointment will begin in Madison on February 1.


Spring Semester Final Registration Starts January 20

1/12/15By 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. 20.  Orientation and final...

Chinese Folk Group Coming to Area

1/12/15By 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...

Community Band to Begin Spring Semester Rehearsals

1/12/15By bARB lANG

The Communiversity Band invites area musicians interested in joining the adult concert band to attend the first rehearsal of the fall semester on Monday, Jan. 26, 2015 at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County Fine Arts building in Rice Lake...

Spring 2015 CE Catalog Now Available

1/12/15By Barb Lang

The new spring 2015 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...

Dec 2014

Open House Features UW-BC Degree Options

12/29/14By Barb Lang

Jan 12 Open House Features UW-BC Degree Options

FOR RELEASE 12-29-14

 “Start Here-Finish Here” Open House will be held Monday, January 12, 2015 at UW-Barron County from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. in the Commons.

Learn about degree...

Summer Session Classes Announced

12/19/14By Barb Lang

The Summer Session 2015 schedule at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County was recently announced and will offer six on-campus credit courses.          

According to Dale Fenton, UW-BC Assistant Campus Dean for Student Services, this is...

'Lippie' Recipients to be Featured at Next Th@U

12/5/14By Barb Lang

The final Thursdays @ the U event scheduled for this semester is on December 11 and will feature student presentations of learning innovation projects. This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-...

"Secrets" Final Offering in Fine Arts Film Series

12/5/14By Barb Lang

The public is invited to the free viewing of the documentary “Secrets” on Thursday, Dec. 11 at 5:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Theatre at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.  This is the final installment of the Fine Arts Film Series that is sponsored by...

Nov 2014

BAAS Forum On Health Issues to be Presented

11/26/14By Barb Lang

The community is invited to a forum on issues concerning the health and well-being of residents in Barron and Polk counties on Monday evening, December 8.  The forum will take place at 6:00 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall on the UW-Barron ...