ReFresh English and Writing

April 30
5:00-9:00 PM
Ritzinger Hall 237
Fee: $25


Need to brush up on your English writing skills? ReFresh is a great way to review and prepare for your entrance or return to college-level writing. This condensed four-hour ReFresh offers an overview and clarifications of the writing skills needed to succeed in Composition I. This includes organization skills, logical reasoning, grammar, proper paper format, and use of the writing process. Your instructor is Mary Hankins UW-Barron County English Associate Lecturer. 


ReFresh Computer Skills

May 6
5:00-9:00 PM
Ritzinger Hall 202
Brush-up on your skills in Microsoft Word, Email, and Internet. Your instructor is Kelly Haugen from the Rice Lake Job Center


Summer 2014 Math Boot Camp

July 28, 30 August 5, 6, 7
5 Sessions // 6:00-8:00 PM // Ritzinger Hall Room 204
Fee: $139


Whether you’re just getting started or returning to finish a degree started years ago, the Math Boot Camp is a great preparation for university level math courses. The Math Boot Camp is built on a very successful model introduced in recent years at other UW Colleges. The curriculum helps students pace their learning, reviewing and building on fundamentals of math concepts. Through a series of “checkpoints,” students self-assess and discover areas of success and areas for 
needed growth. 
Instructors are UW-Barron County Senior Lecturer Scott Friess and Associate Lecturer Sam Judnick. Both instructors will work with students in a thorough and reassuring way – helping students build confidence in solving math problems and being prepared for more complex math. Material is covered in an in-depth and rigorous manner although there is no grade recorded for 
this course.