Feb 2014

Dr. Vieregge Published

2/7/14By UW-Barron County

Dr. Quentin Vieregge, Assistant Professor of English at UW-Barron County, had his chapter published in the three- volume anthology “We Are What We Sell:  How Advertising Shapes American Life. . .And Always Has,” published by Praeger press and...

Th@U to Feature Talk on Careers for Geologists

2/7/14By UW-Barron County

The next Thursdays @ the U lecture presentation will feature geologist Dr. Kent M. Syverson February 13. This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.  All series...

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...

Distinguished Alumni Nominations Now Being Accepted

1/23/14By UW-Barron County

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 2014 UW-BC Distinguished Alumni award...

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...