Jan 2016

CE Catalog Now Available!

1/8/16By Baarb Lang

The new spring 2016 UW-BC Continuing Education Catalog, which lists lifelong learning opportunities for personal enrichment and professional development, was recently mailed to area residents.

According to Doug Edwardsen, UW-Barron County...

Dec 2015

Brush Up Those Math and/or English Skills in Four Hour Course

12/30/15By Barb Lang

UW-Barron County is offering two refresher courses designed to help those who are entering college, returning to college to complete a degree, or upgrading job skills. 

The ReFresh mathematics and English/writing classes will both meet...

5th - 8th Graders Invited to Register for Science Saturday

12/23/15By Barb Lang

Science Saturday is a one day event for boys and girls currently in fifth through eighth grade that will feature fascinating activities and hands-on experiences showcasing science, technology, engineering and mathematics.  The day will be held at...

Hoeft Named Kaplan Award Winner

12/23/15By Barb Lang

Mary Hoeft, Professor of Communication & Theatre Arts/French at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County, was recently notified of her selection as the UW-Barron County recipient of the 2015-2016 Arthur M. Kaplan Award.             


Hundreds of Non-Credit Online Courses Available

12/23/15By Barb Lang

A wide range of highly interactive courses are available through an online program sponsored by the University of Wisconsin-Barron County continuing education department.  Many people have taken advantage of enrolling in these non-credit personal...

Friederich Named First Winner of Goellner-Godwin Award

12/18/15By Barb Lang

UW-Barron County Foundation recently announced Lee Friederich of Sarona as the winner of the first Goellner-Godwin Professional Development Award. Friederich has been accepted to take part in an Advanced Practitioner...

UW-BC Supports Stockings for Soldiers

12/4/15By Barb Lang

Amanda Williams, UW-Barron County student and president of the Ladies Auxiliary to VFW Post 8512 in Almena, poses with some of the donations made by the UW-BC campus community to this annual effort. Sponsored by UW-BC Business Club,...

Yohnk to Speak About UW-BC 50th Anniversary at Next Thu@U

12/4/15By Barb Lang

The final presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series for the fall semester is ’50 Years of the Wisconsin Idea at UW-Barron County: Looking Back and Moving Forward.’ This presentation will be held on Thursday, Dec. 10 from 12:30 – 1:20 p...

Nov 2015

Somali Culture to be Discussed at Next Thu@U

11/25/15By Barb Lang

The next presentation in the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series is ‘Somali Culture in Barron County.’ This presentation will be held on Thursday, Dec. 3 from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake. 


'And He Shall Reign' is Theme of RC Choir Holiday Concert

11/25/15By Barb Lang

The Red Cedar Choir Holiday Concert, ‘And He Shall Reign: A Celebration of Christmas Music,’ will feature the 100 member choir and Holiday Brass under the direction of conductor Beth Joosten.  The choir will give two performances on Sunday, Dec....