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...

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...

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...

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....

Learn about the AAS and BAAS Degrees at Open House

11/25/15By Barb Lang

“Start Here – Finish Here” is the theme of the upcoming UW-Barron County open house to be held Tuesday evening, Dec. 8. This customized open house is designed to answer individual questions for returning adult students who are thinking about...