News

May 2017

UW-Barron County Bucket List

5/11/17By UW Colleges

College is the perfect time to experience new things. As a student, you will discover your personal interests and learn what you truly enjoy doing. It’s easy to let this time in your life fly by, so don’t miss out on all of the fun things you can...

Emeritus professor to give commencement address

5/8/17By UW-Barron County

The graduation of 47 students who have earned an Associate of Arts & Science degree will be celebrated at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County’s annual commencement ceremonies on Thursday, May 18, 7 p.m., in the Fine Arts Theatre. The...

International student to lead the UW Colleges Student Governance Council

5/3/17By UW-Barron County

Yongha Hwang, a UW-Barron County student from Gwangju City, South Korea, has been elected president of the UW Colleges Student Governance Council (SGC.) Hwang, whose American first name is “Eric,” is the first international student to...

Get to know Hao "Tina" Tan

5/2/17By UW-Barron County

Age: 20

Hometown: Jinhua, Zhejiang, a province in central China

High school: Jiangnan High School

Current major: Art-Jewelry Design

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Apr 2017

State DOT expert to update St. Croix Crossing project

4/28/17By UW-Barron County

Have you ever wondered what goes into the construction of a bridge, especially a major one? Think of the physics, engineering and overall logistics involved to build a bridge. Beth Cunningham, project manager for the Wisconsin Department of...

Red Cedar 2017 contributors to share their talents

4/24/17By UW-Barron County

UW-Barron County will be celebrating the publication of Red Cedar 2017 on May 4, 12:30 to 1:20 p.m., in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall, as part of the campus’ Thursdays @ the U Lecture and Performance Series. The program will feature readings by...

Get to know Mirza Mustafayev

4/13/17By UW-Barron County

Age: 18

Hometown: Baku, Azerbaijan

High school: Currently attending North Cedar Academy, Ladysmith

Current program or major: Engineering

Why did you choose UW-Barron County? My high school gave me a chance to,...

Local attorney to discuss impact of 14th Amendment

4/13/17By UW-Barron County

The 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, and how it has reshaped American law and society, specifically on the rights, privileges and obligations of its citizens, will be the topic of attorney Joe Thrasher’s presentation at UW-Barron County...

Filmmaker to discuss mini-documentary: 'Enter the Wind'

4/7/17By UW-Barron County

Documentary filmmaker Kathy Kasic will discuss her approach to filmmaking and explain how it has evolved throughout her career during a talk at UW-Barron County on April 20, 12:30 to 1:20 p.m., in the Blue Hills Lecture Hall (R234). Her...

Preview Day set for April 17

4/7/17By UW-Barron County

The University of Wisconsin-Barron County will host a spring Preview Day for prospective students and their families Monday, April 17 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. in the Fine Arts Theatre. The event is free and open to the public.

The preview...