Aug 2014

Ukrainian Leaders To Examine Youth Policy in the Rice Lake Area

8/1/14By Barb Lang

The University of Wisconsin-Barron County will host a delegation of five leaders from Ukraine October 24-November 1 as part of a recent grant from the Open World Leadership program. 

 While in northwest Wisconsin, the delegates will meet...

Jul 2014

Math Boot Camp Starts July 28

7/3/14By Barb Lang

The 2014 Math Boot Camp is being offered to prepare people to enroll in university-level math courses.  The five session short course will run July 28, 30, August 5, 6, 7 at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake

Participants will meet from 6:00 –...

Jun 2014

Spring 2014 Dean's List Announced

6/27/14By Barb Lang

Dr. Dean Yohnk, Dean/CEO  of the University of Wisconsin-Barron County announced that 75 students have been named to the spring 2014 Dean's List, which recognizes students achieving academic excellence.               

Full-time students...

Anand Named New UW-BC Associate Dean

6/27/14By Barb Lang

Dr. Jayant Anand, Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Sociology at UW-Barron County, was recently appointed to become UW-BC’s next Associate Dean.  He is assuming the duties of Dr. Tracy White who will be leaving the campus to become the next...

UW-BC First Campus to Offer WTCS Students Pathways Option

6/27/14By Barb Lang


Students with an associate degree from any Wisconsin technical college can now use that degree as a stepping stone toward a Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS) degree at UW-Barron County under a new program...

Open House Scheduled for Returning Adults

6/19/14By Barb Lang

“Start Here – Finish Here” is the theme of the summer UW-Barron County Open House, to be held Wednesday, July 9 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. for anyone thinking about starting or completing an associate or bachelor’s  UW degree through on-campus and...

2014-2015 Scholarship Recipients Announced

6/6/14By Barb Lang

Scholarship recipients for the upcoming 2014-2015 academic year have been announced by the University of Wisconsin-Barron County Foundation, Inc.

Scholarships for incoming, continuing, and transferring students are funded through donations...

May 2014

2014 Outstanding Service Award Recipients Announced

5/23/14By Barb Lang

OUTSTANDING SERVICE AWARDS (OSA) were presented at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County pre-commencement reception on Wednesday, May 21.  These recipients were nominated by the campus community for their outstanding work in promoting the...

Fitzgerald Named 2014 Distinguished Alumni

5/23/14By Barb Lang

Barron County Sheriff Christopher Fitzgerald was named as the recipient of the UW-Barron County Foundation’s 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award.  This annual award recognizes outstanding UW-Barron County alumni who reflect the ideals of UW quality...

UW-BC Foundation Art Awards Announced

5/23/14By Barb Lang

The $200 University of Wisconsin-Barron County Foundation Art Purchase Award was presented to Gabriella Ashlin of Rice Lake for her oil and acrylic painting “Lava Tree," which was judged Best of Show in the UW-Barron County 2013-2014 Student Art...