News

Feb 2015

Upcoming High School Visits Announced

2/13/15By Barb Lang

An admissions representative from the University of Wisconsin-Barron County will be visiting area high schools throughout northwest Wisconsin during the spring semester.

Kevin Falkenberg, UW-BC Student Services Advisor, will be available...

Snow/Ices Topic of Next Th@U

2/13/15By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature Dr. Jim Connell, UW-BC Physics Department, speaking on “Revelation on the Mountains: Snow and Other Ices” on Thursday, Feb. 19. This presentation will be held from 12:30...

Wisconsin's Groundwater Topic of Next Th@U

2/6/15By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature Peter Chase, a field geologist with the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey on Thursday, Feb. 12. This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the...

College Goal Program to Help People with FAFSA

2/6/15By Barb Lang

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...

High School Visits Begin Feb. 17

2/6/15By Barb Lang

An admissions representative from the University of Wisconsin-Barron County will be visiting area high schools throughout northwest Wisconsin during the spring semester.

Kevin Falkenberg, UW-BC Student Services Advisor, will be available...

UW-BC Wins Regional Rube Goldberg Competition

2/6/15By Barb Lang

A crowd of about 100 enthusiastic spectators watched as UW-Barron County beat Iowa State University in the Regional Rube Goldberg Competition that was held at the local campus on Friday, January 30.

Each university submitted an incredibly...

Jan 2015

Short Courses Continue Through February

1/30/15By Barb Lang

Spring non-credit personal enrichment and professional development classes are set to begin soon at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake.

Beginner to Intermediate Ski Class will meet on Wednesdays, February 4, 11, and 18 from 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. at...

Next Th@U to Feature U of M Artist

1/30/15By Barb Lang

The next presentation of the Thursdays @ the U Lecture Series will feature artist Andrea Stanislav speaking on “The Unexpected and the Spectacle in a Contemporary Practice” on Thursday, Feb. 5. This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m...

Learn to Start a Successful Business Topic of 6-Session Class

1/30/15By Barb Lang

How to Start Your Own Successful Business is the topic of a six-session course that will instruct participants on how to develop and grow a successful venture and is intended for people who are looking for a model to help them get started.

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Dean's List for Fall 2014 Announced

1/30/15By Barb Lang

Dr. Dean Yohnk, Dean/CEO  of the University of Wisconsin-Barron County announced that 74 students have been named to the fall 2014 Dean's List, which recognizes students achieving academic excellence.             

Full-time students named...