Mar 2014

Scholarship Application Deadline Nearing

3/14/14By Barb Lang

Incoming freshmen, continuing, and transferring UW-BC students are now eligible to apply for scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic year.  Scholarships are provided by the UW-Barron County Foundation scholarship program.             


Tons of Short Courses to be Offered in April

3/14/14By Barb Lang

Many short courses will be starting throughout the month of April at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Upcoming courses:

                Facebook for Absolute Beginners, 1 session, April 1, 6:00-8:00 p.m.;...

Films/Discussions featured in One World Series

3/14/14By Barb Lang

University of Wisconsin-Barron County and the Rice Lake Public Library will present “One World Art, Literature, and Film Festival” this April and May.

The events, which will be open to the public and free-of-charge, will feature art,...

"Arms and the Man" to be Staged March 13-15

3/7/14By Barb Lang

“Arms and the Man” by George Bernard Shaw is a humorous play which shows the futility of war and deals with the hypocrisies of human nature in a comedic fashion.  The UW-Barron County will present this production on Thursday – Saturday, March 13-...

Th@U to feature "Everything International"

3/7/14By Barb Lang

The next Thursdays @ the U lecture on March 13 will feature UW-BC faculty and students speaking on “Everything International.” 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...

Early Morning Yoga to be Offered

3/7/14By Barb Lang

Early morning yoga classes for those new to yoga or who have practiced a few times with a teacher or video are now being offered at UW-Barron County. 

The class for beginners is offered on Thursdays starting March 27 and continues through...

Nominations being accepted for UW-BC Distinguished Alumni

3/7/14By Barb Lang

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...

Feb 2014

Career Prep Series Continues

2/28/14By Barb Lang

The Career Preparation Series @ the U will continue on Monday afternoons March 10 and 24 at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Open to the public at no charge, the seminars will meet from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in room 159...

Friederich/Baer Awarded Major Grant

2/28/14By Barb Lang

The Wisconsin Humanities Council has awarded Lee Friederich and Ginnie Baer, UW-Barron County professors, a major grant for their proposal “One World Global Arts, Literature, and Film Series.”

Lee Friederich, Senior Lecturer in English,...

VM Auditions Rescheduled for Wed., Feb. 26

2/24/14By UW-Barron County

Due to the snowstorm last Friday, auditions for the production of the “Vagina Monologues” have been rescheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 26 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. in the Fine Arts Theatre.  This will be a combination of auditions/first rehearsal.  For...