Nov 2014

'Brighton Beach Memoirs' on UW-BC Stage Nov. 6-8

11/3/14By Barb Lang

Neil Simon’s “Brighton Beach Memoirs” will be the fall production of the UW-Barron County drama department.  The funny, rich, and poignant play will be presented Thursday – Saturday, Nov. 6-8 in the campus Fine Arts Theatre at 7:30 p.m.


Oct 2014

Ukraine Delegation Visit Whirlwind

10/31/14By Barb Lang

A seven member Ukrainian Delegation visited Barron County under a grant sponsored by the Open World Leadership Center and administered by the University of Wisconsin-Barron County.  The group was comprised of non-government organization...

Fall Chess Tournament Announced

10/31/14By Barb Lang

The public is invited to register and compete in the Fourteenth Biannual UW-BC Chess Tournament that will be held on Thursday, Nov. 13 at 4:30 p.m. in The Commons at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

The UW-BC Charger Chess Club is hosting...

Th@U to Feature Info on UW-BC Global Experiences

10/31/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U event is scheduled for November 6 and the topic will be “Global Experiences at UW-BC.” 

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...

ESFY Students Present Posters

10/31/14By Barb Lang

POSTER PRESENTATIONS.  UW-Barron County students in the Freshman Seminar class, Engaging Students in the First Year, participated in a Liberal Arts and Sciences Poster Presentation on Tuesday, October 21.  The assignment was for the students to...

Vieregge Invited to Keynote

10/24/14By Barb Lang

Dr. Quentin Vieregge, Assistant Professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County, was invited to give the keynote presentation at the TYCA-West national conference. The two-day conference was held in Mesa, Arizona on October 10-...

Ukraine Delegation Featured Speakers at Next Th@U

10/24/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U event is scheduled for October 30 and will feature the visiting Open World Ukraine Delegation who are visiting northwest Wisconsin on a youth policy and social justice fact-finding mission.  The delegation will be...

Brazilian Group to Headline Arts Midwest Concert

10/24/14By Barb Lang

Catch the swing and rhythm of urban Brazil with Paulo Padilha and Group.  Highly acclaimed as a musician and clever lyricist with a mischievous sense of humor, Paulo Padilha’s songs take interest in everything from mother-in-law as muse to...

Learn to Ballroom Dance in Short Course

10/24/14By Barb Lang

Two five-session ballroom dance classes will start November 4 at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Ballroom Dance Level 1 will meet Tuesday evenings Nov. 4, 11, 18 and Dec. 2, 9 from 6:00 – 7:15 p.m.  Ballroom Dance...

Art Exhibit to Feature Chicago Artist

10/24/14By Barb Lang

The public is invited to an artist lecture and reception that will welcome Emily Lindskoog  of Chicago on Wednesday, Nov. 5 at 12:30 p.m. in the Joel Salter Art Gallery at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.       

The exhibit, “Trip,” will...