News

Mar 2015

Peterson Recipient of Summer Research Grant

3/13/15By Barb Lang

Bradley Peterson, Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy at UW-Barron County, has been named as a recipient of a UW Colleges Summer Research Grant.

In the project, “Star Clusters in the Interacting Galaxy System Arp 261,” Dr....

Discover UW-BC at Open House

3/6/15By Barb Lang

A Discover UW-BC open house event will be held at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake for high school juniors, seniors and their parents on Tuesday, March 17.

According to Chris Wylie, program coordinator, “If you are just starting to explore...

All Welcome to Participate in The Big Read

3/6/15By Barb Lang

University of Wisconsin-Barron County and the Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College (LCOOCC) are collaborating to host the “‘Winter in the Blood’ Big Read: A One World International Literature and Film Festival” that will focus on James...

Next Th@U to Discuss Ojibwe Society & Culture

3/6/15By UW-Barron County

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature David Bissonette of LCO Community College speaking on “Changes Over Time in Ojibwe Society and Culture” on Thursday, March 12. This presentation will be held from 12:30 –...

Area High Schools to be Visited by Recruiter

3/6/15By UW-Barron County

An admissions representative from the University of Wisconsin-Barron County will be visiting area high schools throughout northwest Wisconsin during the spring semester.

Kevin Falkenberg, UW-BC Student Services Advisor, will be available...

Maple Syrup Making & Personal Leadership Classes to Meet in March

3/6/15By Barb Lang

A variety of enrichment courses will begin in March at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake. 

Maple Syrup Making is a two-part class that will meet on Wednesdays, March 11 and March 18. The first session will meet at UW-BC in room 228 Ritzinger...

Distinguished Alumnus Nominations Being Accepted

3/6/15By Barb Lang

UW-Barron County alumni whose achievements and contributions make a significant impact in their professions and communities are recognized each year by the UW-Barron County Foundation. Nominations for the 2015 UW-BC Distinguished Alumni award...

Feb 2015

Self-Injury/Suicide Topic of Next Th@U

2/27/15By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature Jennifer Muehlenkamp, UW-Eau Claire Psychology Department, speaking on “Self-Injury and Suicide” on Thursday, March 5. This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m...

Steinway Series to Feature French Hornist

2/27/15By Barb Lang

Robert Fant, a French Hornist of international acclaim, will present a solo and chamber music recital as part of the UW-Barron County Steinway Concert Series. The concert, “A Journey Around Europe,” will be presented on Saturday, March 7 at 7:30...

Blue Ribbon Expert Panel to Examine "The Betrayal of Officer Ryan Hoeft"

2/27/15By Barb Lang

Dr. Quentin Vieregge, UW-Barron County English Department, will host a panel-forum where participants discuss evidence and details surrounding the death of Officer Ryan Hoeft.  The forum will be held on Tuesday, March 10 at 7:00 p.m. in the Blue...