female student presenting a project about body image
The campus hosts free lecture series, film viewings, debates, political forums, art exhibits, and poetry readings to keep the campus and community conversing. 
kids learning about science
From professional development to personal enrichment to youth programs, the Continuing Education department has something for everyone!
music conductor
UW-BC is the home of the Communiversity Band, Red Cedar Orchestra, Red Cedar Choir, and drama productions. 
Lauren Wentz speaking
Our faculty are available to share their expertise with civic organizations, area clubs, and organizations including Dr. Lauren Wentz, loon researcher.  
Community Dialogues
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Community / Outreach

In this section, you can find out what UW-BC has to offer to our community.

Throughout each semester there are free lecture series and/or film viewing opportunities.

The UW-Barron County Library is open to the public and welcomes members of the community to make use of our resources.

UW-BC offers a wide range of opportunities to enjoy the arts - as an audience member or a performer. Please visit the Fine & Performing Arts section for more information.

See our Events Calendar to learn about campus happenings, everything from athletics to concerts and theatre productions.

Our Continuing Education Department offers a variety of classes on campus and online. We have programs for kids, students, and adults. UW-Barron County is committed to community learning—we offer free programs in math, science, and politics—just for the fun of learning! You will also find professional development opportunities and training that can be customized to your organizational needs.