News

Feb 2015

College Goal Program to Help People with FAFSA

2/6/15By Barb Lang

College Goal Wisconsin is a free event for parents and prospective college students to learn all of the particulars about completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).  This event, which is co-sponsored by UW-Barron County and...

High School Visits Begin Feb. 17

2/6/15By Barb Lang

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...

Jan 2015

Learn to Start a Successful Business Topic of 6-Session Class

1/30/15By Barb Lang

How to Start Your Own Successful Business is the topic of a six-session course that will instruct participants on how to develop and grow a successful venture and is intended for people who are looking for a model to help them get started.

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Dean's List for Fall 2014 Announced

1/30/15By Barb Lang

Dr. Dean Yohnk, Dean/CEO  of the University of Wisconsin-Barron County announced that 74 students have been named to the fall 2014 Dean's List, which recognizes students achieving academic excellence.             

Full-time students named...

Vieregge Named Kaplan Award Winner

1/30/15By Barb Lang

Dr. Quentin Vieregge, Assistant Professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County, was recently notified of his selection as the UW-Barron County recipient of the 2014-2015 Arthur M. Kaplan Award.             

UW Colleges...

Short Courses Continue Through February

1/30/15By Barb Lang

Spring non-credit personal enrichment and professional development classes are set to begin soon at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Beginner to Intermediate Ski Class will meet on Wednesdays, February 4, 11, and 18 from 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. at...

Next Th@U to Feature U of M Artist

1/30/15By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature artist Andrea Stanislav speaking on “The Unexpected and the Spectacle in a Contemporary Practice” on Thursday, Feb. 5. This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m...

Th@U to Open January 29

1/22/15By Barb Lang

The Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will open the spring semester with Barron County District Attorney Angela Beranek on Thursday, Jan. 29. This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-Barron County...

UW-BC Above and Beyond Report

1/22/15By Barb Lang

At their January 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...

Non-credit Offerings Begin in February

1/16/15By Barb Lang

Spring non-credit personal enrichment and professional development classes are set to begin soon at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Beginner to Intermediate Ski Class will meet on Wednesdays, February 4, 11, and 18 from 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. at...