Oct 2016

UW-Barron County opens doors for Preview Day Oct. 25

10/14/16By UW-Barron County

Prospective students, their families and the entire community are invited to explore the University of Wisconsin–Barron County during Preview Day Tuesday, Oct. 25.

Here is the schedule of events:

5 – 6 p.m. – Optional student housing...

All-student cast to perform Rabbit Hole

10/14/16By UW-Barron County

With the recent discovery of the remains of Jacob Wetterling, St. Joseph, Minn., who went missing nearly 27 years ago, a question that lingers for many people is: How does one cope with the loss, grief, blame and emptiness of losing a child? The...

UW Colleges honors senior lecturer Lee Friederich

10/7/16By UW-Barron County

Lee Friederich, senior lecturer at UW-Barron County (UW-BC), has been selected as the Instructional Academic Staff recipient of the 2016 UW Colleges Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.

In its nomination letter, the institution’s...

UW-Eau Claire math professor to give talk at UW-BC

10/6/16By UW-Barron County

Using biology and computer science to solve math problems will be the focus of University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire mathematics professor Manda Riehl’s presentation at UW-Barron County, Oct. 13, 12:30 to 1:20 p.m., in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall,...

Sep 2016

Canoeist Natalie Warren to give Oct. 6 talk at UW-BC

9/30/16By UW-Barron County

As part of UW-Barron County’s (UW-BC) Thursdays @ the U Lecture and Performance Series, outdoor adventurer Natalie Warren will share tales from her 2011 experience canoeing from Minneapolis to Canada’s Hudson Bay. Her talk will be held Oct. 6, 12...

Engineering professor earns UW Colleges and UW-Extension Career Award

9/27/16By UW-Barron County

Christa James-Byrnes, professor of engineering, UW-Barron County, is the recipient of the 2016 Career Award from the University of Wisconsin Colleges and University of Wisconsin-Extension.

UW Colleges and UW-Extension Chancellor Cathy...

U-FEST brings music and art to campus

9/16/16By UW-Barron County

Showcasing the music, artistry and creativity of the region, the second annual U-FEST: A Festival of the Arts at UW-Barron County returns to campus at 1800 College Dr, Rice Lake, on Saturday, Sept. 24 as part of UW-BC’s 50th Anniversary...

UW-BC to host 75th District debate

9/16/16By UW-Barron County

Candidates running for the State Assembly for Wisconsin’s 75th District, Romaine Robert Quinn, rural Chetek, and Joe Huftel, Rice Lake, will debate on Thursday, Sept. 29, 7 – 8 p.m., at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County, 1800 College Dr...

Jul 2016

UW-BC announces spring semester Dean's list

7/11/16By UW-Barron County

The University of Wisconsin-Barron County has announced the Dean’s list for the Spring 2016 semester. All of the students on the Dean’s list have obtained a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for their spring semester classes. The list includes...

Jun 2016

Barron County District Attorney Candidate Debate

6/30/16By UW-Barron County

Candidates for Barron County district attorney, Angela Beranek and Aaron Marcoux, will debate on Thursday, July 7th on the University of Wisconsin-Barron County campus in Rice Lake. Ms. Beranek is the current Barron County District Attorney. Mr....