Feb 2014

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...

CE Courses Announced for March

2/20/14By 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...

Th@U to feature Carney

2/20/14By UW-Barron County

The next Thursdays @ the U lecture on February 27 will feature chemist Mike Carney speaking on “Undergraduate Research with an Industrial Sponsor: Challenges and Opportunities.” This presentation will be held from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue...

Obey to hold Community Conversation at UW-BC

2/20/14By UW-Barron County

Former Congressman David Obey will hold an open community conversation on Tuesday, March 4 from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake.  Wisconsin State Senator Robert Jauch will...

Israeli Group, Baladino to Perform March 1

2/20/14By UW-Barron County

Baladino, a fresh and exhilarating Israeli world music ensemble will visit Barron County as part of a multi-city Midwest tour coordinated by Minneapolis-based Arts Midwest. The five-member ensemble takes its audience on a joyful journey through...

UW-BC Scholarships Available for 2014-2015

2/20/14By UW-Barron County

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.               


UW-BC Foundation Looking for 2014 Distinquiched Alumni

2/20/14By 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...

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...