News

Mar 2015

Faculty/Staff are Above and Beyond

3/27/15By Barb Lang

At their March meeting, the UW-Barron County Foundation received an update to the Above & Beyond Report, which is a summation of professional development activities undertaken by UW-BC faculty and staff.  Some key events noted in the report...

Apply Now for 2015-2016 Scholarships

3/20/15By Barb Lang

Incoming freshmen, continuing, transferring, and return-to-learn UW-BC students are now eligible to apply for scholarships for the 2015-2016 academic year.  Scholarships are provided by the UW-Barron County Foundation scholarship program...

April Offers Many Short Non-Credit Courses

3/20/15By Barb Lang

Many short courses will be offered at University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake at the end of March and in April.

The Personal Leadership course will meet on Tuesday evenings, March 31, April 7, 14, and 21 from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m....

Nominate That Special UW-BC Alumni Today!

3/20/15By 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...

The Big Read Invites Reading Enthusiasts

3/20/15By Barb Lang

Area reading enthusiasts are still invited to participate in the “‘Winter in the Blood’ Big Read: A One World International Literature and Film Festival” that will focus on James Welch’s classic Native American novel ‘Winter in the Blood.’

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Skype Reading to Celebrate Women's History Month

3/20/15By Barb Lang

In celebration of Women’s History Month, UW-Barron County will be host a Skype reading with award-winning American Japanese writer Yuko Taniguchi. At this event, she will be reading from her novel “The Ocean in the Closet.” The event will take...

Summer Session 2015 Registration is Now Open

3/13/15By Barb Lang

The Summer Session 2015 schedule at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County was recently announced and will offer seven on-campus credit courses.        

According to Dale Fenton, UW-BC Assistant Campus Dean for Student Services, this is...

Rape Culture to be Next Topic at Thurs@U

3/13/15By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature Kelly Wilz of UW-Marshfield speaking on “Rape Culture and Our Response” on Thursday, March 19. This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills...

Many New Short Courses to be Offered in April

3/13/15By Barb Lang

Many short courses will be offered at University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake at the end of March and in April.

The Personal Leadership course will meet on Tuesday evenings, March 31, April 7, 14, and 21 from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m....

JFC to Hold Hearing at UW-BC

3/13/15By Barb Lang

Wisconsin’s legislative Joint Finance Committee (JFC) will be holding four public hearings on the Governor’s 2015-2017 Biennial Budget in March.  The University of Wisconsin-Barron County has been chosen as one of the sites to host a public...