News

Mar 2014

Open Houses Scheduled forApril 10 & 15

3/28/14By Barb Lang

Two Discover UW-BC open house events will be held at UW-Barron County for high school juniors, seniors and their parents at the beginning of April.

The first Discover UW-BC is scheduled for Thursday, April 10 with an optional campus tour...

Calling All Writers!

3/28/14By Barb Lang

A call for proposals has been issued to area writers and authors (novice and professional) to participate in the first annual Northwest Wisconsin Writers’ Festival.

The Festival will be held on Saturday, May 10 from 11:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m....

Future Engineers Mentor B & G Club

3/28/14By Barb Lang

The Future Engineers student organization at UW-Barron County hosted a five week engineering camp for the Boys and Girls Club of Barron County.   Fifth- through eighth-grade students participated in the camp last February.

According to...

Chess Tournament April 24

3/28/14By Barb Lang

The public is invited to register and compete in the Thirteenth Biannual UW-BC Chess Tournament that will be held on Thursday, April 24 at 4:30 p.m. in The Commons at UW-Barron County.              

The UW-BC Charger Chess Club is hosting...

Communiversity Band Concert April 1

3/21/14By Barb Lang

The UW-BC Communiversity Symphonic Band will present their Spring Concert on Tuesday, April 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the University of Wisconsin-Barron County Fine Arts Theatre in Rice Lake.                

Under the direction of conductor Mike...

CE Courses Announced for April

3/21/14By Barb Lang

Many short courses will be starting throughout the month of April at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Upcoming courses:

                Facebook for Absolute Beginners, 1 session, April 1, 6:00-8:00 p.m.;...

Use Social Media to Grow your Business

3/21/14By Barb Lang

Four one-session classes concerning sing social media to help businesses connect with clients and customers will be held throughout April at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

These professional development courses will be taught by Shelly...

Th@U to Feature Poetry Reading

3/21/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U lecture on March 27 nationally published, award-winning poet Dr. Yahya Frederickson who will give the audience a poetry reading and sampling of his works. This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the...

Register for ReFresh to Brush Up On Skills

3/21/14By Barb Lang

UW-Barron County is offering a series of courses designed for those who are entering college, returning to college to complete a degree, or upgrading job skills.  Participants in the Refresh series can choose to take one or all the classes....

Scholarship Application Deadline Nearing

3/14/14By Barb Lang

Incoming freshmen, continuing, and transferring UW-BC students are now eligible to apply for scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic year.  Scholarships are provided by the UW-Barron County Foundation scholarship program.             

New...