Feb 2014

Career Prep Series Open to All

2/14/14By UW-Barron County

The Career Preparation Series @ the U will be held on Monday afternoons February 24, 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....

Free Concert to Feature UW-Madison Wind Ensemble/Wisconsin Brass Quintet

2/14/14By UW-Barron County

The UW-Madison Wind Ensemble and the Wisconsin Brass Quintet will present a free concert on Tuesday, February 25 at 7:30 pm in the Fine Arts Theatre at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Under the direction of Scott...

Vagina Monologue Auditions to be held Feb. 21

2/14/14By UW-Barron County

Auditions for the 4th annual production of Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues will be held on Friday, February 21 from 5:00-6:30 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.   Any and all interested women community...

Israeli Folk Group Baladino to Perform

2/14/14By UW-Barron County

Journey through the music of the Mediterranean with Baladino, a fresh Israeli world music ensemble, who will be performing as part of Arts Midwest World Fest on Saturday, March 1 at 7:00 p.m. in the Barron Area Community Center. 


Short Courses for March Announced

2/14/14By UW-Barron County

A variety of enrichment courses will begin in March at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.             

Survival Japanese is an eight session class that will run on Tuesday evenings, March 4 – April 29 (skipping March 18) from 6:00 – 7:00 pm...

Dr. Vieregge Published

2/7/14By UW-Barron County

Dr. Quentin Vieregge, Assistant Professor of English at UW-Barron County, had his chapter published in the three- volume anthology “We Are What We Sell:  How Advertising Shapes American Life. . .And Always Has,” published by Praeger press and...

Th@U to Feature Talk on Careers for Geologists

2/7/14By UW-Barron County

The next Thursdays @ the U lecture presentation will feature geologist Dr. Kent M. Syverson February 13. 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 series...

Talk on South Pole Science Feb. 19

2/7/14By UW-Barron County

The public is invited to a special South Pole Science presentation by Jim Madsen, Physics Professor at UW-River Falls.  Specifically, he will be speaking about the IceCube Neutrino Observatory, an innovative particle detector built deep into the...

Learn about FAFSA at College Goal

2/7/14By UW-Barron County

College Goal Wisconsin is a free event for parents and prospective college students to learn all of the particulars about completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).  This event, which is co-sponsored by UW-Barron County and...

Concert to Celebrate Steinway Refurbishing

2/7/14By 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...