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Feb 2014

Concert to Celebrate Steinway Refurbishing

2/7/14By UW-Barron County

To celebrate the restoration of the 1891 Steinway ‘C’ piano, the University of Wisconsin-Barron County music department is planning an Inaugural Concert and Gala Reception.  The public is invited to attend this event on Saturday, Feb. 22 at 7:30...

Hutte Receives Kaplan

2/7/14By UW-Barron County

Cecelia Hutte, Associate Academic Librarian at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County, was recently notified of her selection as the UW-Barron County recipient of the 2013-2014 Arthur M. Kaplan Award.             

UW Colleges Chancellor...

Speaking of Education

2/3/14By UW-Barron County

Speaking of Education Column for the Chronotype

By Dean Yohnk, UW-Barron County Dean/CEO

February 2, 2014

Since becoming the Dean and CEO of UW-Barron County on January 1, I have had the opportunity and good fortune of...

Jan 2014

Steinway Piano Celebration Feb. 22

1/31/14By UW-Barron County

To celebrate the restoration of the 1891 Steinway ‘C’ piano, the University of Wisconsin-Barron County music department is planning an Inaugural Concert and Gala Reception.  The public is invited to attend this event on Saturday, Feb. 22 at 7:30...

Yohnk Featured at Th@U

1/31/14By UW-Barron County

The Thursdays @ the U lecture series will kick-off the spring semester on February 6 and will feature Dr. Dean Yohnk, UW-Barron County’s new campus dean/CEO.

This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture...

South Pole Science Presentation Feb. 19

1/31/14By UW-Barron County

The public is invited to a special South Pole Science presentation by Jim Madsen, Physics Professor at UW-River Falls.  Specifically, he will be speaking about the IceCube Neutrino Observatory, an innovative particle detector built deep into the...

Students Named to Dean's List

1/31/14By UW-Barron County

Dr. Dean Yohnk, Dean/CEO  of the University of Wisconsin-Barron County announced that 66 students have been named to the fall 2013 Dean's List, which recognizes students achieving academic excellence.

Full-time students named to the Dean's...

Four Part Career Series to Begin in February

1/31/14By UW-Barron County

A four session Career Preparation Series @ the U will be held on Monday afternoons February 10, 24, and March 10, 24 at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Open to the public at no charge, the seminars will meet from 12...

Yoga, Beekeeping, Qi Gong to be Offered

1/23/14By UW-Barron County

Yoga, beekeeping, and Qi Gong classes are set to begin soon at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

The yoga class for beginners is offered on Tuesdays starting January 28 and continues through March 11 (7 sessions) from 6:00 - 7:00 a.m.  The...

Area Vocalists Invited to Join Red Cedar Choir

1/23/14By UW-Barron County

Area vocalists are invited to join the Red Cedar Choir, which will begin rehearsals for the spring semester on Thursday, January 31.  The choir, under the direction of Beth Joosten, will rehearse from 7:00-9:00 p.m. in the Fine Arts Music Room...