Jan 2014

Distinguished Alumni Nominations Now Being Accepted

1/23/14By UW-Barron County

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 2014 UW-BC Distinguished Alumni award...

Ritzinger Named New UW-BC Foundation Director

1/17/14By UW-Barron County

Barb Ritzinger of Rice Lake was recently named as the new Director of Development/Foundation Executive Director at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.  Her primary responsibilities are in the areas...

Learn all about Beekeeping

1/17/14By UW-Barron County

“The Art of Beekeeping” is a one session class that will meet from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 1 at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Course instructor is Dale Wolf, a third generation, certified Master Beekeeper and honey...

Get Fit With Yoga

1/17/14By UW-Barron County

Early morning yoga classes for beginners and intermediate students are now being offered at UW-Barron County. 

The class for beginners is offered on Tuesdays starting January 28 and continues through March 11 (7 sessions) from 6:00 - 7:00...

Trip to Japan Open to Community/Students

1/17/14By UW-Barron County

Community members are invited to learn first-hand about Japanese culture by contributing to the rebuilding of a city devastated by the tsunami that struck northeastern Japan on March 11, 2011.  Interested people can join two UW-Barron County...

Communiversity Band to Begin Rehearsals

1/17/14By UW-Barron County

The Communiversity Symphonic Band invites area musicians interested in joining the adult concert band to attend the first rehearsal of the fall semester on Monday, Jan. 27 at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.


Scholarship Funds Sought for Japan Trip

1/17/14By UW-Barron County

The leaders of a trip that will take UW-Barron County students to the tsunami zone of Japan are seeking funds to help student travelers who need financial help paying for the trip. 

Led by Engineering Professor Christa James-Byrnes and...

Inaugural Concert & Gala Reception to Celebrate Renovation of Steinway Piano

1/16/14By UW-Barron County

To celebrate the restoration of the 1891 Steinway ‘C’ piano, the University of Wisconsin-Barron County music department is planning an Inaugural Concert and Gala Reception.  The public is invited to attend this event on Saturday, Feb. 22 at 7:30...

Yohnk Named to Arts Wisconsin Board

1/10/14By UW-Barron County

Arts Wisconsin, Wisconsin’s leading arts independent service, advocacy and development organization, recently announced the appointment of Dr. Dean Yohnk, UW-Barron County Dean, to the Board of Directors, for a term of three years beginning in...

Dean Chase Retirement Event to be Held

1/10/14By UW-Barron County

The public is invited to attend an open house marking the retirement and celebrating the accomplishments of former UW-Barron County Dean Paul W. Chase.

The celebration will take place on Saturday, Jan. 25 from 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. in the...